Tim 'Rosso' Ross
Comedian available for hire, based in New South Wales
Tim Ross is one of Australia’s best known comedians. He built up an enormous fan base as the Rosso half of Merrick and Rosso through their ratings-topping show on Triple J and also their sell out live shows.
In 2001 he helped launch the Nova network. The Merrick and Rosso breakfast show fast became Sydney’s most popular radio program and then went national for six of its nine years. On TV Rosso featured on three seasons of the Logie nominated ’Unplanned’ (Nine Network).
He also featured in ’The B-Team’ (Network Ten) and ’The Merrick and Rosso Show’ (Foxtel) and has made guest appearances on shows such as ‘All Saints’, ‘Spicks and Specks’ and ’Rove Live’ as well as hosting ’Uncharted’ on MTV and guest programming ’Rage’. Along the way he’s picked up numerous ACRA radio awards, an Astra, GQ Man of the year award and an ARIA.
He is currently a contributor to Men’s Style Australia, Rolling Stone and The (Sydney) Magazine. Rosso lives in Sydney, in his 1959 Modernist home and is a collector of Mid Century Modern furniture.