Thanks to his Australian wife, double Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Carl Donnelly has remarkably been allowed into the country to represent the rest of the world at Sydney Comedy Festival.

In 2020, Carl landed in Australia two days before all the festivals were cancelled and the world went into lockdown! Since then, he’s become a dad, grown his hair and discovered the joy of Masterchef Australia. He’s also managed to stay blissfully unaware and positive throughout. Come and see this 'observational genius' (The Guardian, UK) in action.