Born in Amman Jordan and raised in Brooklyn New York. Started doing stand up comedy at the age of seventeen and soon was performing at major clubs around New York City. After a brief stint working on Saturday Night Live he decided to make an autobiographical film titled "West Bank Brooklyn." The film was selected to world premiere at the prestigious AFI Film Festival in Los Angeles in the American Directions category. Albuliwi's film became the hit of the festival circuit playing Gen Art and other notable national festivals. Named by Filmmaker Magazine as one of the top 25 New Faces of Indie film for 2003.