“Ridiculously impressive” Herald Sun
At the age of 26, Amos Gill is one of the hottest young comedians in the country. He divides his time between stand up, radio, TV hosting and acting. Amos appeared on the Melbourne International Comedy Festival (MICF) ABC Allstars Comedy Gala in 2017 and has been featured on ABC2’s Comedy Up Late, and the Comedy Channel’s Just For Laughs. Amos can also be heard every weekday morning as a full time breakfast host on the Amos, Cat & Angus show on Hit107.
After an impressive appearance as finalist in the national RAW Comedy competition, Amos went on to earn a nomination for the ‘Best Emerging Comedian’ and ‘People’s Choice’ awards at the 2013 Adelaide Fringe for his solo show You’ve Changed. MICF 2013 saw Amos hand-selected by one of the festival directors to host the prestigious Comedy Zone; showcasing four of Australia’s best new comedians. And in 2014 he was once again honoured by MICF with a ‘Best Newcomer’ nomination.
He has appeared on SBS’s The Full Brazilian and in a starring role for Fox Footy sitcom Four Quarters. In 2013 he hosted Wacky World Beaters for ABC3, and is regularly seen touring all the top comedy rooms and festivals in Australia.
“Instantly likeable” – Chortle (UK)
“Impressive, clever observational jokes” – Sydney Morning Herald
“Sharp, smart and downright howl-inducing. This isn’t some kid with potential who’s learning the ropes. He’s there now.” – Herald Sun
“His presence was commanding, his jokes were sharp”- Beat Magazine
Nominee: 2014 Melbourne International Comedy Festival ‘Best Newcomer’
Winner: 2013 Adelaide Comedy Writer’s Award
Nominee: 2013 Adelaide Fringe Best Comedy- Emerging for ‘You’ve Changed’
Nominee: 2013 Adelaide Fringe People’s Choice Award
Runner Up: 2012 Melbourne International Comedy Festival’s RAW Comedy National Final
Winner: 2012 SA RAW Comedy
Nominee: 2012 Adelaide Fringe People’s Choice Award for ‘UnfAmos’
"Sharp, smart and downright howl-inducing. This isn’t some kid with potential who’s learning the ropes. He’s there now." Herald Sun
"His presence was commanding, his jokes were sharp" Beat Magazine