100 Women 2016: The niqab-wearing star of social media
Media playback is unsupported on your device

100 Women: The niqab-wearing star of social media

How 22-year-old Amy Roko became a hit on social media with her short comedy sketches about life as a veiled woman in Riyadh.

Produced by Hanan Razak, Andy Brown and Paul I. Harris

What is 100 women?

BBC 100 Women names 100 influential and inspirational women around the world every year. We create documentaries, features and interviews about their lives, giving more space for stories that put women at the centre.

Other stories you might like:

'I married a man to keep my girlfriend'

'Adults are so obsessed with children they have no time for important things'

Who is on the BBC's 100 Women 2016 list?

  • 22 Dec 2016
Go to next video: Scar: Life after self-harm