Looking for a comedian? We “bring the funny” to all of our corporate and social events. We know what it takes to make your next event a great one, and will work closely with you to make sure it happens. We can provide comedians for hire all across Australia.
Laugh along with some of Australia’s top comedians! For a stand-up, in your face, knock-you-down good time, we have the finest and funniest comedians available. Comedians can be subtle, over the top, classy, customised or outrageous! They may write funny songs, customise their comedy to suit your event or perform as your MC. Book Australia’s top comedians direct for your special events, conferences, corporate dinners and parties. Magician Australia has comedians available in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth, Canberra and regional areas of Australia. Let the fun begin!
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BRENDAN MON TANNER/ Comedy Magician/Sydney
Brendan Mon Tanner, Australia’s fourteen times multi Award winning Comedy magician will have you laughing in side – Splitting Laughter combining his hilarious off the edge entertainment in one dangerously amazing block-buster show.The Extreme Trickster
Brendan Mon Tanner’s Comedy Magic Show combines crazy interaction, hilarious audience participation, cutting edge Magic,Spectacular illusions,fire eating and off the edge dare devil stunts including one of Houdini’s most dangerous stunts the swallowing of real razor blades.Brendan will guarantee side-splitting laughter, excitement and hilarious chaos.He has performed on The NRL footy Show,Hey Hey It’s Saturday, Midday Show, Four Weddings and many more,He is the power of the supernatural,a grand illusionist wrapped up with danger, action and mind-blowing variety entertainment that will have you on the edge of your seat guaranteed !!!!!
HE’LL FOOL YOU, SHOCK YOU & AMAZE YOU
GARRY WHO/ Stand Up Comedian/Sydney
Garry Who began his career as one of the original stand-up pioneers of the infamous Australian “Sydney Comedy Store”. He has been no stranger to television either, being the resident comedian on Midday with Ray Martin for two years.
Garry has hosted and written his own segments in the light hearted national magazine show Just for the Record on Channel Ten; starred alongside Jon English & Rebecca Gibney in the hit Channel Nine sitcom All Together Now; and written & performed his own segments on the award winning ABC adult literacy series The Reading Writing Road Show. In 1987 his debut Comedy album “Life’s Just a Routine” was nominated for an ARIA Award for Best Comedy Album.He is consistently touring and is in high demand for corporate work and live venues around the country.
MICK MEREDITH /Stand up Comedian/Sydney
Mick Meredith always had a love for stand up comedy and gave it a crack in the 1990’s at the legendary Harold park hotel. Since then he has appeared and headlined in every major comedy venue in Australia.He has appeared on several radio segments including nova 969, 2day fm, triple m Sydney plus many regional radio stations and was a regular contributor to 2GB’s weekend detention with Darryl “the big maaan” Brohman and Steve “blocker” Roach in 2009.He has appeared a dozen times on the NRL footy show and was also a writer of the same show. Other TV shows he has done have been 110% tony squires, stand up Australia, mornings with kerri-anne, Thursday night live and joker poker. Mick’s style has been described as laidback and cheeky with plenty of laughs and applause, a bloke you’ll laugh at onstage and want to have a beer with afterwards. Whether MCing, doing stand-up or singing and playing guitar. Mick’s razor sharp and loveable wit will have you laughing from start to finish and always delivering a top shelf comedy show. Be it a pub, club, function, backyard or festival, Mick will get the job done with plenty of smiles, toe tapping and belly laughs.
DARREN SANDERS /Stand up Comedian/Sydney
Darren Sanders has been performing stand-up comedy for over 24 years (on TV shows Stand Up Australia, Rove, In Melbourne Tonight & The Russell Gilbert Show) and is a regular headline act at comedy clubs and corporate events. 2012 saw The Darren Sanders Show, a late night chat show, air nationally on free-to-air and cable in both Australia and New Zealand to favourable reviews from critics. In 2013, the Nine Network channel GO! began screening the program, which continued into the 2014/15 television season. In 2016, Series 4 was broadcast nationally on Foxtel’s Aurora Channel.
Darren has been a part of panel discussion shows on Studio 10 (A show he named) and also on Radio 2UE’s Lunchtime Lowdown. He appeared in Underbelly: The Golden Mile and in the feature film by Working Dog, Any Questions for Ben?, where he had the honour of having the last line in the film and can also be seen in the film Shooting Goldman.In 2006, The Dazz and Gazz Radio Show on TV beamed out in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide. In 2009, Darren Sanders & Garry Who joined forces again to produce the program Talking Comics with Dazz and Gazz which took out Best Comedy Program at the 2009 Antenna Awards in Melbourne.
TAHIR /Stand up Comedian/Sydney
Tahir is one of Australia’s busiest comedians. He has been a feature in all comedy venue’s around the country and had numerous television appearances.Tahir has been involved in some of the most successful stage and screen productions. Recently in 2004 he appeared in the fourth series of PIZZA on SBS as the much loved and hilarious character ‘Habib’. He was also an integral member of the team in the hit movie ‘Fat Pizza’In 2003 ‘Lord of the Kebabs’ was a runaway success and eventually played to over 20,000 people in over 100 shows right around the country. More recently he has hosted the smash hit comedy stand up production ‘Show Us Your Roots. His most recent shows were ‘Hollywood Kebabs’ and ‘Live and Circumcised’.
He is also the cocreator of the hit new Ch9 comedy show “Here Come The Habibs” after initially coming up with the concept. He was the story consultant and the show was well received and achieved huge rating before being commissioned again for another series.
Tahir is a prolific performer with a reputation for adapting to any audience and environment. He has the ability to tailor his material to any company, corporate event or situation. He is a proven dynamic performer over many years.
HUNG LEE /Standup Comedian/Melbourne
29th April 1975 – the last day of the Vietnam war. A nine-year-old boy jumped onto a leaking prawn trawler on the Saigon River with only a box of dried biscuits and some seasick pills.After surviving thirst, hunger and somehow cheating death, Hung Le became one of the first Vietnamese boat people to land in Australia.The firsts didn’t end there for Hung. On his very first attempt at stand-up comedy, he not only headlined, he received an encore. An author, musician, clown, actor and all round song and dance man…Hung’s stand up work and theatre shows are always edgy, satirical, political and his musical send ups go straight for the jocular. Hung is a favourite at the Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival, Edinburgh Festival and Melbourne International Comedy Festival; and he has made and appeared in documentaries for the ABC, SBS, Discovery Channel. TV includes CNN, MTV, The Muppet Show, Wow Wow[Japan], London Weekend Television.As an actor, Hung has featured in films such as The Wogboy, Fat Pizza, True Love and Chaos, Broken Hill and Sensitive New Age Killer.His first book The Yellow Peril From Sin City was released through Penguin. His second, a children’s book BarryNoodles & DaKillerBs is with Random House.As the world’s first, best and tallest Vietnamese comic, Hung guarantees to spin your mind, dazzle your imagination and awaken your funny zones!
PAUL BRASCH /Standup Comedian/ Brisbane
Described by Time Off as a genius and The Vancouver Sun as electrifyingly funny Paul Brasch is one of the most gifted and dynamic comedians working in the world today.He has appeared on countless television shows performing all around the world supporting artists as varied as Phyllis Diller…John Cougar Mellencamp …Steven Wright and Keith Richards.
His live dvd..’ Fearless ‘..is a bestseller and he has performed seven different one man shows at Comedy Festivals around the world. His one-man show based on the life of Groucho Marx garnered rave reviews and as of today is the only performer in Australia to have devised written and performed a one man show based on the great American comedian.
The Paul Brasch show ran for four seasons on Australian radio and author John Birmingham created the character of Paul Brasch as an affectionate nod to Paul for his bestselling ..’ Weapons of Choice’..book series.
He has performed private shows for many companies and takes particular pride that his comedy shows are accessible to all age groups from 9 to 90 Paul’s comedy is sharp and incisive and clever and his rock and roll approach on many different topics from yoyos to babies have endeared him to audiences of all ages from Canada toVegas to Australia …..from festivals to comedy clubs…..and from cruise ships to stadiums.
PAUL BRASCH brings the ROCK STAR attitude of COMEDY to today’s audiences.
ASHLEY FILS Standup Comedian/Melbourne
The Haiti-born comedian was raised in Miami, Florida and has been performing since the age of 18.Ashley Fils-Aime has toured extensively throughout his career, heading as far abroad as Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Amsterdam and Norway and Australia.Ashley has also toured as the opening act for internationally renowned comedian, Pablo Franciso. Adding a few more notches to his belt, Ashley has also been on shows like MTV’s Sink or Swim, SiTV’s Stand-up Comedy Showcase and has featured in the Australian comedy movie How I Became A Vegetarian.
Ashley Fils-Aime has certainly propelled himself as a rising star in the comedy world and we can only see him getting bigger as the years go by!
STEADY EDDY/Standup Comedian /QLD
The Comedy Legend, Steady Eddy
Often referred to as “The Bent Man of Comedy” Steady Eddy has been Australian comedy icon for over 20 years. Steady has won just about every accolade there is, an Aria Award, that’s right, an Aria Award, the prestigious Mo Award (twice), performing the invite only Montreal Just For Laughs Comedy Festival, LA Comedy Store and every country and town in between.
Comedian Steady Eddy will take you on a journey when things where a little bit more simple, like when a phone was just a phone. He will have you laughing, probably crying laughing in his original razor sharp style.
Recognised both for his original style and continuous flow of new material, no two Steady Eddy Comedy shows are ever the same, and for that matter, neither will you be after watching him.
Steady has the best comedy timing we have seen, ending a searing punch line with his trademark grin. Few comedians in the world are as well-loved as Steady Eddy, continuously packing theatres out from coast to coast for over 20 years.
PETER GROSE/Standup comedian/Goldcoast
Peter Grose has been in the laugh making business for over 16 years after graduating from a two year drama course, (Kelvin Grove). He has headlined all over Australia. He has also worked in LA and New York. In 1993 Peter performed at the Edinburgh comedy Festival. He has performed on many T.V shows including Hey Hey it’s Saturday.
1987-1997 Peter owned, wrote, directed and performed at Crazies Comedy Restaurant, Brisbane. Revue USA To-day : “Crazies is the place to go when visiting Australia”Peter’s comedy appeals on many levels, he has been known as the thinking man’s comic. His fast paced delivery guarantees a comedic highlight. He combines comedy, music, and dramatic skills, to give the audience a very slick, and very funny presentation.In and around the year 2000, Peter turned his hand to music as well as comedy, and in 2006 had three of his original songs on the independent music charts in America.His current show consists of a balance of stand–up comedy, and comedy songs.
BRAD OAKES/Standup comedian/Melbourne
Brad Oakes decision to take up professional stand-up comedy in 1989 has since seen him evolve into a popular and versatile performer, a veteran of thousands of shows, television appearances and other media.Despite this recognised status and list of achievements he constantly strives to continue perfecting his performances, adding to his extensive repertoire as he goes.His take on comedy is that it will be best for the audience if they can “see jokes through his eyes” and accordingly takes time to craft his material. His technique incorporates adapting his speaking to match whichever audience he is working to entertain. This resultant ‘natural style’ translates to create an access to his humour that makes crowds listen and shut out the outside world.
Highly respected amongst his peers throughout the country he is often called to consult on or direct them in their shows. He has acted as a mentor on behalf of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and various Performing Arts Bodies. He is also a popular ‘Corporate Act’, with an authority that sees him equally comfortable before captains of industry and workers alike.
GARRY BRADBURY/Standup comedian/Sydney
Gary Bradbury. The World’s Only ‘Saxophone Playing Stand-Up Comedian who used to be a Goat-Farmer Comedian & MC’.
Gary started doing comedy in 1994 and since then he has been on TV and Radio. As a comedian Gary has performed as an emcee, and headline act at all the major comedy venues in Australia. He recently returned from the Melbourne International Comedy Festival where he performed his show Cairo or Bust based on his experiences entertaining the Australian Troops in the Middle East. Along with his material being heard nationally on many radio stations, Gary has also been a guest presenter on Bondi FM, Fresh FM and SAFM.Twice a finalist for Comic of the Year, he has also appeared on Rove Live and Joker Poker.As the regular host of the Castle Cove Jazz Festival, Gary is a sought after emcee, who can keep things running smoothly, and upbeat at any function!
ANDREW NASON/Standup comedian/Brisbane
Andrew Nason propelled himself onto the Australian comedy scene in 1994. A former high school teacher, Andrew felt the relative quiet of a comedy club audience would be a welcome change from the various classrooms where he had been performing…With a keen wit and incisive style, he remains one of the most popular comedians on the SE Qld Comedy Circuit, both as a headline act and M.C. He has performed at all the major comedy venues in Australia, as well as venues in New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.He’s also very tall.Andrew displayed his talent as a comedy writer for the ABC, on their satirical comedy program Backburner. He has also written and performed in several celebrity debates as well as corporate impersonators, for which he has written specific material for various clients, most of them shorter than him.Andrew also has a number of Film and TV projects in pre-production, and has produced and directed several short films for film festivals and corporate clients. He has also had roles in a number of feature films. He’s also very tall.A professional improviser as well as comedian, Andrew is able to combine these skills in his performances, therefore presenting a show that is fresh and constantly evolving and changing.
We hire some of the funniest comedians in Australia so you can be sure we’ll get your guests laughing. Our extensive and diverse range makes it easy for you to hire a comedian to suit your event and audience. Choose from our laid back local heroes, or deliriously silly comedians, or clean corporate comedians, to our bold and brilliant female comedians and daring comics with rip-roaring comedy shows. Our small, dedicated planning team are corporate entertainment and events professionals with decades of experience. We enjoy matching the right comedian for your function.
One of the funniest shows I have ever seen,highlight of the night.Brendan had me laughing.
Brendan,Thanks for a great night of entertainment, everyone is still talking about it
Brendan is my favourite magician,Always keeps me AWAKE.
A MASTER OF THE GAME.
Incredible I enjoyed the night,very funny man.
AUSTRALIA’S NO1 MAGICIAN & ILLUSIONIST Brendan Mon Tanner is an award winning professional Magician and Illusionist
AWARD WINNING MAGICIAN SYDNEY CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR 7th ACE AWARD FOR BEST SHOW PRODUCTION. “One of