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Alexander Sparrow

Alexander SPARROW

Prolific comedian from the Central NZ Pro circuit.

“He’s good” - TV3
“Very good” - TVNZ
“He nails it” - Prime TV

Fast-paced, blistering one-liners; killer crowd work; and a high energy stand-up presence. As seen on TVNZ’s Breakfast, TV3’s The Project, and PRIME TV’s Back Benches; and in The Wall Street Journal (US) -  Alexander is one act you have to see before he hits the UK comedy circuit for good! He co-directs and performs with NZ's most prolific and exciting character comedy company, Sparrow & Boyle Entertainment. He's won multiple awards as a comedian, MC, and director. He's performed corporate gigs all over the country. Ask yourself - can you really afford to miss this guy?

2022 Best MC, Comedy Hub Awards
2020 Best Joke, Comedy Hub Awards
2019 Best Out-of-Towner, Comedy Hub Awards
2018 Best Out-of-Towner, Comedy Hub Awards
2017 Best Show, Wellington Comedy Awards
2017 Outstanding Achievement, Wellington Comedy Awards
2016 Breakthrough Act, Wellington Comedy Awards

2022 Nominated Best Comedy, Whangarei Fringe Festival
2018 Nominated Edgiest Show, Nelson Fringe Festival
2018 Nominated Outstanding Performer, Nelson Fringe Festival
2018 Nominated Best Solo Show, Nelson Fringe Festival
2017 Nominated Best Actor, Nelson Fringe Festival