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Famous Comedians from Australia

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List of notable or famous comedians from Australia, with bios and photos, including the top comedians born in Australia and even some popular comedians who immigrated to Australia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Australian comedians then this list is the perfect resource for you. You will also find these funny Aussies in popular film actors from Australia and the best stand up comics of all time. These comedians are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known comedian from Australia is included when available.

List ranges from Claire Hooper to Jim Jeffries and more. Featuring stand up comedians, bald comedians, and more, this list has the funniest Aussie comedians. 

This historic comedians from Australia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Australian comedians of note?" and "Who are the most famous comedians from Australia?" These prominent comedians of Australia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Australian comedians.

Use this list of renowned Australian comedians to discover some new comedians that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. 

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    Geoff James Nugent (born 14 February 1977), known professionally as Jim Jefferies, is an...  more

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    Adam Hills

    Age: 50
    Adam Hills (born 10 July 1970) is an Australian comedian and radio and television presenter....  more
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    Claire Hooper (born 5 September 1976) is an Australian stand-up comedian, television and radio...  more
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    Adam Barrington Spencer (born 29 January 1969) is an Australian comedian, media personality...  more
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    Timothy David Minchin (born 7 October 1975) is an Australian comedian, actor, writer,...  more

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    Ajay Rochester (born 1969 in Sydney) is an Australian actress, author and producer. She was...  more
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    Akmal Saleh (Arabic: أكمل صالح‎ Coptic: AKMAΛ CAΛΕϨ) (born 1964) is an Egyptian Australian...  more
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    Andrew Christopher Denton is an Australian television producer, comedian, Gold Logie-nominated...  more
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    Andrew Hansen

    Age: 46
    Andrew John Hansen (born 18 September 1974) is an Australian comedian, musician and author,...  more
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    Andy Lee

    Age: 39
    Andrew Thomas Lee (born 24 May 1981) is an Australian comedian, musician and children's...  more
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    Hamish Donald Blake (born 11 December 1981) is an Australian comedian, actor, and author from...  more
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    Jimeoin

    Age: 54
    Jimeoin is an English-born Irish stand-up comedian and actor. He rose to prominence in...  more
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    William James Anderson (born 31 January 1974) is an Australian comedian, writer, presenter,...  more
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    Anh Do

    Age: 43
    Anh Do (born 2 June 1977) is a Vietnamese-born Australian author, actor, comedian, and...  more
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    Anthony Ackroyd

    Age: 62
    Anthony Michael Ackroyd (born 30 June 1958) is an Australian comedian, speaker and writer. He...  more
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    John Barry Humphries, (born 17 February 1934) is an Australian comedian, actor, satirist,...  more
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    Brian Nankervis (born 1956) is an Australian writer, actor, radio host, television producer...  more
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    Carl Barron is an Australian comedian. His style is based on observational humour. He was born...  more
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    Catherine Deveny (born 1968) is an Australian comedy writer and stand-up comedian who was a...  more
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    Charles Henry Burgmann Firth is an Australian comedian, best known as a member of The Chaser...  more
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    Charlie Pickering (born 29 August 1977) is an Australian comedian, television and radio...  more
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    Chas John Licciardello (born 10 May 1977) is an Australian comedian and member of satirical...  more
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    Fiona O'Loughlin may refer to: Fiona O'Loughlin (comedian) (born 1963), Australian...  more
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    Vince Sorrenti

    Age: 59
    Vince Sorrenti (born 21 March 1961 in Sydney, New South Wales) is an Australian stand-up...  more
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    Chris Lilley

    Age: 45
    Christopher Daniel Lilley (born 10 November 1974) is an Australian comedian, actor, writer,...  more