My Favourite Comedians

by niina_rox90 | created - 10 Jun 2011 | updated - 10 Jun 2011 | Public

1. Arj Barker

Actor | Flight of the Conchords

Arj Barker was born on August 12, 1974 in San Francisco, California, USA as Arjun Singh. He is an actor and writer, known for Flight of the Conchords (2007), Car Babes (2006) and Lucifer's Crewcut (2011).

2. Danny Bhoy

Writer | The 11 O'Clock Show

Danny Bhoy is a writer and actor, known for The 11 O'Clock Show (1998), Danny Bhoy: Live at the Athenaeum (2009) and The Very Funny Show (2009).

3. Akmal Saleh

Actor | You Can't Stop the Murders

Akmal Saleh is an actor and writer, known for You Can't Stop the Murders (2003), G.P. (1989) and Crazy Crosswords (1994).

4. Umbilical Brothers

Self | The Best of the Royal Variety

Shane and David first thought of calling their act 'Schwartz & Eggar' before settling on The Umbilical Brothers.

5. Jimeoin

Writer | The Craic

Jimeoin was born on January 24, 1966 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He is a writer and actor, known for The Craic (1999), The Extra (2005) and The Perfumer (1997). He has been married to Catherine Arena since 2000. They have two children.

6. Cal Wilson

Actress | Locks of Love

Cal Wilson is a writer and actress, known for Locks of Love (2014), Flatmates (1998) and The Wedge (2006).

7. Paul McDermott

Writer | The Girl Who Swallowed Bees

Paul McDermott was born on May 13, 1962. He is an actor and writer, known for The Girl Who Swallowed Bees (2007), The Scree (2004) and Wentworth (2013).

8. Adam Hills

Writer | Spicks and Specks

Adam Hills was born in 1970 in Sydney, Australia. He is a writer and producer, known for Spicks and Specks (2005), Adam Hills in Gordon St Tonight (2011) and Excess Baggage (2014). He has been married to Ali McGregor since December 2009. They have two children.

9. Ross Noble

Actor | Stitches

Ross Noble was born on June 6, 1976 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England as Ross Markham Noble. He is a writer and producer, known for Stitches (2012), Ross Noble: Freewheeling (2013) and Ross Noble: Live in Regents Park (2004). He is married to Fran Noble. They have two children.

10. Josh Thomas

Writer | Please Like Me

In 2005, aged just 17, Brisbane-based Josh Thomas was the youngest ever winner of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival's RAW Comedy Competition, plus made the finals of the Edinburgh equivalent So You Think You're Funny. He thought he was the King of the World.

His next gig was in a scary '...

11. Kitty Flanagan

Actress | Dating Ray Fenwick

Kitty Flanagan is an actress and writer, known for Dating Ray Fenwick (2005), The Sketch Show (2001) and Full Frontal (1993).

13. Mikey Robins

Actor | The Castanet Club

Mikey Robins was born on December 8, 1961 in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia as Mikel Mason Robins. He is an actor and writer, known for The Castanet Club (1991), Mr. Squiggle and Friends (1959) and Blackrock (1997).

14. Dave Hughes

Writer | Full Frontal

David William Hughes was born in 1970 in Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia. After graduating high school in 1988, he studied commerce at Deakin University in Warrnambool for two years before dropping out of the course. He then went on the dole for seven years before finding work as a stand-up comic....

15. Hamish Blake

Writer | Real Stories

Hamish Blake was born on December 11, 1981 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Hamish Donald Blake. He is a writer and actor, known for Real Stories (2006), The Librarians (2007) and Hamish & Andy's Gap Year Asia (2013). He has been married to Zoe Foster since December 11, 2012. They have one ...

16. Andy Lee

Writer | True Story with Hamish & Andy

Andy Lee was born on May 24, 1981 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Andrew Thomas Lee. He is a writer and producer, known for True Story with Hamish & Andy (2017), Real Stories (2006) and Hamish & Andy's Gap Year South America (2014).

17. Wil Anderson

Producer | Gruen XL

Wil Anderson was born on January 31, 1974 in Heyfield, Victoria, Australia as William James Anderson. He is a producer and writer, known for Gruen XL (2015), Gruen Planet (2011) and The Glass House (2001).

18. Tom Gleeson

Writer | Skithouse

Tom Gleeson is a writer and actor, known for Skithouse (2003), Hard Quiz (2016) and Warehouse Comedy Festival (2011).

19. Claire Hooper

Actress | Die on Your Feet

Claire Hooper is an actress, known for Die on Your Feet (2013), Metal Fatigue (2003) and Chris & Josh (2012).

20. Frank Woodley

Writer | The Adventures of Lano & Woodley

Frank Woodley was born as Frank Wood. He is a writer and actor, known for The Adventures of Lano & Woodley (1997), Woodley (2012) and Lano & Woodley: The Island (2005).