Travels from: New Zealand
A multi-award winning writer, MC and clean stand-up comedian
Categories: Comedians, MCs & Hosts
Full Presenter Profile & Bio
Nick Rado is a multi-award winning writer, MC and clean stand-up comedian with substantial International experience in the Stand-up, Radio and Television industries. Nick is currently guest panellist and head writer (of over 200 episodes) for TV3’s award winning topical news comedy show ‘7 Days’, he is the four-time winner of the NZ Comedy Guild Award for 'Best Comedy MC' and recently performed at the Sydney Opera House for the prestigious Just for Laughs Sydney showcase for The Comedy Channel on Foxtel, Australia.
Nick is in constant demand as a corporate comedian and MC for business events as his comedy experience along with his clean and hilariously innovative stand-up is a massive hit on the corporate circuit. Currently, Nick has been commissioned to write, produce and star in not one, but two sitcom pilots with high expectations to go to series in 2019. He has also been a writer and script consultant for an ABC children’s show called ‘Hardball Heroes’ with Northern Pictures Australia.
Nick's new hour show 'Nailed It!' was nominated for the Fred Dagg Award 2018 (Best Show @ NZ International Comedy Festival) and he is looking to bring this show to Australia, including full runs in Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Brisbane and Adelaide in 2019.
Nick has a background in radio where he worked for ten years in the UK. Highlights included on-air breakfast talent for Bristol GWR (now Heart), numerous SONY awards, and being the Executive Producer for Heart Breakfast with Jamie Theakston and Emma Bunton in London.
Nick stepped away from radio to learn his trade for over five years on the UK comedy circuit. Nick was a regular MC, Opener and Headliner for Jongleurs, The Comedy Cafe London, Headliners, Highlight and many more UK clubs.