After graduating from the University of Damascus in Syria with a degree in English Literature in 2003 Mike V. Derderian started working as a journalist for The Star Weekly and has since moved to radio. He also works as a voice over artist, magazine writer, editor-in-chief, translator, creative content producer, illustrator and one of Amman's best known graffiti artists.

Mike V.Derderian
Habaleeno
Mustachio
Psychophrenia
Seraphima
Mon Mon
Medusa
Fairy Floss
Beefy
Countess Psoriasisa
3abla & Habla
Cirque du Habaleeno

In Cirque du Habaleeno, Mike has created a troupe of misfits, a macabre collection of entertainers, each with their own reason for being part of the travelling spectacle.

Each character has a comprehensive back story that places them in the crazy world of Mike's imagination.

Sa7 El Nom
Ghawar
Fatoom 7ees Bees
Hosni
Abu Saya7
Abu Kalabsha
Yaseeno
Abu Reya7
Abu 3antar