Media Release: Wednesday June 10, 2015
The Best of the Sydney
Comedy Fest 2015
Four Part Series returns Fridays from June 19 at 8.30pm
First on The Comedy Channel
The Comedy Channel saved you front row seats at the 11th Annual Sydney Comedy Festival showcasing the biggest Australian comedians, the best international stars, and the most promising emerging stand-up talent to hit the stage.
The Best of the Sydney Comedy Fest 2015 four part series was filmed at the opening “Cracker Night” in Sydney featuring funny man host Matt Okine joined by humour heavyweights Joel Creasy, Sammy J & Randy, Jimeoin, Tommy Little, Stephen K Amos, Nazeem Hussain, Jen Kirkman, Tien Tran, The Umbilical Brothers, and many more.
This year, The Best of the Sydney Comedy Fest 2015 supports Suicide Prevention Australia (SPA) and the work they do with the “Laugh for Life” initiative. Each year in Australia over 2,500 people take their own lives devastating families, workplaces and whole communities. Suicide is everyone’s business and you can play your part; SMS LAUGH to 0437 371 371 to donate $5 now to Suicide Prevention Australia or donate online at www.gofundraise.com.au/beneficiary/SuicidePreventionAustralia.
Find out more at suicidepreventionaust.org,follow SPA on facebook.com/SuicidePreventionAustralia and Twitter @SuicidePrevAU.
The Best of the Sydney Comedy Fest 2015 series was made exclusively for Foxtel and premieres Fridays from June 19 at 8.30pm only on The Comedy Channel.