Gordon Southern has been a comedy writer and performer for over 25 years. He’s thrice won a Perth Fringe weekly comedy award, he’s received two nominations for best international act at New Zealand Comedy Festival, plus a best comedy award at Adelaide Fringe and a nomination for best show at the Edinburgh Fringe.
He’s written for dozens of UK comedy shows and his first ever short film “The Skydiver and the Scarecrow” won six awards on the Australian short film circuit.
“Comedy that hits you right between the eyes… It’s no surprise he has accolades piling up like some comedy war hero. He’s a great act.” - Dominion Post, NZ 2014
“Gordon Southern is honest, energetic, and a great storyteller. And the title just might be true: he is awfully close to becoming my new favourite comedian.” - Theatreview, NZ 2014
★★★★1/2 - The West Australian 2016
★★★★★ - Broadway Baby 2016
Best Comedy Nominee - 2014 & 2015 Perth Fringe
Best Comedy Performance Nominee - 2014 Time Out Awards Dubai
Best International Guest Nominee - 2014 & 2012 NZ Comedy Guild Awards
Amused Moose Best Show Nominee - 2012 Amused Moose Laughter Awards Edinburgh 2012