Comedian available for hire, based in Victoria
The Australian corporate event community now has the fantastic opportunity to book one of the very best international comedy entertainers!
Now an Australian citizen, award-winning British comedian Jeff Green has become a well known face and voice on Australian TV and radio since arriving for his first Melbourne International Comedy Festival performance here in 1996.
Amongst his many Australian TV credits are Spicks and Specks (ABC), Good News Week (TEN), The Glass House (ABC), World Comedy Tour (The Comedy Channel) and The Squiz (SBS) and as well as numerous appearances on the Melbourne Comedy Festival Gala (Ten). Jeff is also a regular radio contributor on Hughsey and Kate (Nova), The Conversation Hour (ABC), 3AW, Vega and ‘Comedy Bites' (ABC).
Since 1990 Jeff has performed for scores of corporate clients, including in recent months a large spectrum of European and Australian Industry: Virgin, Bluescope Steel, BMW, British Gas, Scottish Publican's Association, BOSS Industry Awards, Northern Housing Awards, Education Resources, Airwave Star Awards, Affinity Media, Channel Four Television, PriceWaterHouseCooper, Jaguar and many more.
Since quitting the heady world of Chemical Engineering to follow a hunch that he had more to offer show business than Industrial Gases distribution Jeff has performed at theatres, events and festivals all over the world. Now an Australian resident (he has an Australian wife, some have accused him of social climbing but he disputes that), Jeff brings over 20 years of TV, stage, corporate and broadcast experience to each event. He is a fast on his feet thinker, intelligent with a warm, engaging style – perfect for clients who wants to leave a lasting, positive impression for their corporate event. Jeff's attention, preparation and tailoring of his show to specific client needs sets him apart from others in the corporate entertainment world.
Jeff's versatility ranges across funny and up-beat after-dinner speaking, Industry Awards hosting, product launches, corporate voice overs, script writing and editing.
Hugely in demand in the UK and Europe Jeff's stand-up comedy background is just as impressive: A solo West-End season and three full length UK TV comedy specials – Jeff Green Live (ITV), Jeff Green – Up West (ITV), and Jeff Green Comedy Store Special (Channel 5). Jeff also owns a caravan, which he bought on e-bay.
Jeff is a best selling author with his books selling over 300,000 copies. His first book reached No 5 in the Sunday Times Bestseller list. He has been translated into several languages including Polish, Portuguese, Finnish, Serbian, Spanish and Klingon (just checking you're still reading). Jeff also writes a monthly column for The Readers Digest.
Jeff is a well known UK radio star with three BBC Radio 2 comedy series of The Green Guide to Life, The show attracts audience averages of over 3 million radio listeners. His next UK TV appearances will be in the hit reality show Celebrity Masterchef and as a guest on Comedy Roadshow (both BBC1)
Why not book Jeff Green, the newest International comedy talent to hit Australian shores for your next corporate event? Oh and he's quite funny!
""Pin-sharp comedy beautifully delivered is the trade-mark"" The London Evening Standard
"An excellent comedian who knows how to make us laugh, Jeff Green is fast becoming a national treasure." Daily Mirror UK
"That innocent twinkle gives way to a wicked gleam… His insights into relationships are hilarious and true." The Independent Weekly - Adelaide