"Sexy genius"(*) Morgan Hunter-Bell spent 30 years living in Whanganui, only to become known as "a Palmerston North comedian". Despite his current hometown's reputation, Morgan has impressed audiences across the country with his wry observations, satirical character work, and flair for the absurd.
In other media, Morgan is the host of the semi-annual podcast "Ring Awareness Charity Drive", and creator of the obscure video game "Cyclops Wars".
"Thanks for being nice" - Jen Kirkman (USA)
"So you've opened for me now, are you gonna put that on your poster like everyone else?" - Brendhan Lovegrove
Winner: Best Joke - Comedy Hub Awards (2018, 2019, 2021, 2022)