Comedian available for hire, based in Victoria
Jimeoin is acclaimed as one of the hottest stand-up comics of this generation - a true comedy master. A prolific writer with exceptional audience rapport, he is known and loved for his brilliantly funny wit and charming observations on the absurdities of every-day life.
Jimeoin's regular appearances at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and his widely successful Australian tours attract sell-out advance bookings, often with extra shows added due to demand.
Internationally, Jimeoin has toured to great acclaim from New York to New Zealand, Aspen to Amsterdam, The Middle East to the Far East. He has also performed around Europe and the UK and is a regular invitee to the mecca of comedy, Montreal's Just for Laughs Festival.
From 2005 - 2008 Jimeoin toured through the vast outback regions of Australia as well as playing the major cities and festivals across the land. He became the first comedian to go out and tour totally 'over the top' of the country, playing a mix of hotels, theatres, swimming pools, cattle ranches and anywhere that looked a bit interesting. This was filmed for a TV series on BBC North Ireland called 'Jimeoin Down Under'. He performed additional sell0out tours in Ireland, shows in Paris and several massive seasons at the Edinburgh Fringe as well as four seasons in London's West End.
Jimeoin is a familiar face on Australian Television, he's appeared on all the nations top variety and comedy programs including GMA, Rove Live, The Panel, Thank God Your Here, Full Frontal, Bligh, The Midday Show, Good News Week and Tonight Live.
The Three seasons of his hit show 'Jimeoin' (seven network) consistently won the ratings when it was shown in 1994 - 1995.
In 2008 Jimeoin co-produced a six-part comedy series for BBC North Ireland following his epic tour across the far north top of Australia called 'Jimeoin Down Under'. A combination of comedy travelogue and stand up show, this series was almost immediately repeated due to popular demand.
Jimeoin has also produced three top-selling CDs 'Goin Off', 'The Craic' and 'Forklift Truck'. His DVDs 'All over the shop', 'Third Drawer Down'plus 'Jimeoin and Bobs Cooking Show' (performed with BOb Franklin) have all been best-sellers in Australia.
"I have had lots of positive feedback about Jimeoin’s performance. He was definitely one of the highlights of the evening with a few people even complaining of a sore stomach the next day from laughing so much! He certainly was a great choice for our event" Brisbane Markets 50th year Anniversary