Comedians for Hire

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Subby Valentine is an Australian comedian and radio presenter who first came to prominence in 1997 after winning RAW Comedy, a national competition for new comic talent. He has since worked as a writer and performer for radio, free-to-air television, internet campaigns and pay TV. Areas of speciality include Comedians for Hire. Subby is much sought after as a Radio Personality, raconteur, stand-up comedian, TV pundit, writer and as an excellent MC who can adapt to any situation. Subby has proven himself to be a skilled interviewer as well as entertainer; he has quizzed such notables as Michael Buble, Billy Bob Thornton, Owen Wilson, James Blunt and Daniel Radcliffe, just to name a few.
  • Raw Comedy
  • The Tom and Subby Show (Radio Program)
  • Sammy and Subby in the Morning (Radio Program)
  • The Men’s Room (TV Program)

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Justin Hamilton has carved out an incredibly successful career as a stand-up comedian, writer and director while maintaining his unique voice within the Australian Comedy scene. Areas of speciality include Comedians for Hire. In 2010, Justin not only continued his live stand up career, but appeared in the Librarians as the recurring character Biscuit. A regular guest on television and radio has seen Justin expand his popularity and following.

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Multi-talented actor, writer & presenter Matt Okine is one of Australia’s favourite award winning comedians, having spent over 15 years appearing on screens and stages around Australia and the world. Areas of speciality include Comedians for Hire. Matt spent 3 years co-hosting Triple J radio’s hugely successful Breakfast Show before hanging up his headphones to go into production on the television adaption of his award-winning semi-autobiographical stand up show The Other Guy for Australian SVOD service, STAN. Matt co-wrote and starred in the show which aired in 2017 and later that year earned him an AACTA nomination for Subscription TV Best New Talent. In 2019, Matt released the second season of The Other Guy which will be seen on STAN and Hulu.

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For over 20 years Martin Ralph has performed in a unique space, where rare skills, mad science and family-friendly comedy collide. Areas of speciality include Comedians for Hire. Over this time Martin has perfected his unique, impossible to compare, performance.

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Alice is an award-winning writer, broadcaster, performer and comedian. She's also an ex academic, ex-corporate Lawyer and (sort of) banjo player. Areas of speciality include Comedians for Hire. Alice does reliably silly, unpredictably meaningful, narratively unorthodox, gut-punch comedy. She was awarded the 2016 AMP Tomorrow Fund grant for her podcast ‘Tea With Alice’ and has toured the world with her critically acclaimed solo shows The Resistance, and Savage. Both received four and five star reviews and packed out houses in Sydney, Perth, Melbourne, Adelaide, New Zealand, London and the Edinburgh Fringe.

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Andrew Barnett has established himself as a crowd favourite in Comedy clubs across Australia and New Zealand. Areas of speciality include Comedians for Hire. Known as Barney to the audiences of Fox Sports, he is the co-host of The Night Watchmen on Fox Cricket and The Professor’s Late Hit on Fox League he also makes regular appearances on Sunday Nights with Matty Johns.

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From his own ABC sitcom, Lost in Pronunciation, to his debut live standup TV special, Chorizo Sizzle, Ivan exploded on to the scene in 2016 with his brilliant observations on Aussie culture and food, taking him around the country, headlining theatres and selling out festivals. Areas of speciality include Comedians for Hire. In 2012 Ivan migrated from Venezuela to Adelaide and took up the challenge of performing comedy in a second language. Six months later he’d collected his first comedy award and was chosen to perform in Melbourne International Comedy Festival’s Comedy Zone and Roadshow.

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Double Cross Double Take! Whether you're organizing a party, conference, or a major awards presentation... Vote for the wickedly funny view of your business with your industry humour that cuts through quicker than Julia's dagger! Areas of speciality include Comedians for Hire. K. Rudd looks so much like a carbon (taxed) copy of the resurrected Kevin it’s scary! And it’s hilarious as he leverages this opportunity to communicate a heads up on your company, association or industry.

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Mel Buttle is a hilarious bundle of contradictions, and she’s a package that is rapidly making herself felt in all mediums, right across the country. Areas of speciality include Comedians for Hire. Since her first solo show in 2010 which scored her a nomination for Best Newcomer at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Mel has been performing on the live comedy circuit across the country going from strength to strength.
  • The Great Australian Bake Off (TV Program)

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Paul Livingston is best known for his comic creation Flacco whose many television credits include: Good News Week, GNW Nite Lite, two Sandman and Flacco specials for the Ten Network; Good News Weekend, The Big Gig, DAAS Kapital, Money or the Gun, The Fat and The Sideshow for the ABC, and was a regular on the Triple J Breakfast program from 1994-97. Areas of speciality include Comedians for Hire. Flacco has toured extensively in Australia and internationally with regular appearances at festivals in Edinburgh and Montreal. In 2005, Paul starred in the hit stage show Bingo in Siberia with the Sandman and the Non-Seekers which had sell-out seasons at the Sydney Cracker Comedy Festival and Melbourne International Comedy Festival. The show had further seasons at the Sydney Opera House, 2004 and 2005 Adelaide Cabaret Festival.
  • ABC TV
  • Ten Network
  • Good News Week (TV Program)
  • GNW Nite Lite (TV Program)
  • Sandman and Flacco Special (TV Program)
  • The Big Gig (TV Program)
  • DAAS Kapital (Comedy Group)
  • Triple J (Radio)