One of the biggest stars in Australia, Adam Hills is becoming one of the most popular comedians in the UK, with 16 solo shows that have toured internationally. His combination of positive, uplifting comedy and rampant spontaneity has seen him receive a swag of awards, glowing reviews and a legion of fans around the planet.
Adam is a host of Channel 4’s critically acclaimed entertainment show, The Last Leg, which has won Broadcast and RTS Awards. Adam was also the host of the Australian hit show Spicks and Specks which ran for 277 episodes, as well as his own Australian talk show, Adam Hills Tonight.
Adam’s solo shows are established highlights at the Adelaide Fringe, the Melbourne Comedy Festival, and the Edinburgh Fringe – where he regularly sells over 10,000 tickets in the month. He is the only Australian comedian to have performed at the US Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, and is a regular star of the Cat Laughs Kilkenny Comedy Festival in Ireland, and The Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal. His latest show Clown Heart toured the UK last year and was recorded for DVD at Hammersmith Apollo. His first book Best Foot Forward will be published on the 23rd July 2018.
Adam’s other UK TV appearances include Mock The Week, The Charlotte Church Show and Never Mind The Buzzcocks, as well as having his own half-hour special on The Paramount Comedy Channel. He hosted two series of Four At The Store for BBC Radio 4, and co-presented We Say Tomay-to on Radio 2.