Chris Lilley (comedian)

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Lilley in 2014

Christopher Daniel Lilley (born 10 November 1974) is an Australian comedian, television producer, actor, musician and writer. He is known for his creation and portrayal of several characters in the mockumentary television series We Can Be Heroes: Finding The Australian of the Year (2005), Summer Heights High (2007), Angry Boys (2011), Ja'mie: Private School Girl (2013), Jonah from Tonga (2014) and Lunatics (2019). He has also won the Logie Award for Most Popular Actor twice.

Life and career[change | change source]

Lilley was born in Sydney, New South Wales, and grew up in Turramurra. He lives in Melbourne, Victoria.

Lilley made his debut in the Big Bite in 2003. He played a role of sports enthusiast Extreme Darren and the high-school drama teacher Mr G.[1]

He is a vegetarian.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/box-seat/jonah-takalua-to-join-jamie-king-in-new-chris-lilley-series-sources-20130911-2tjpz.html
  2. "Chris Lilley Biography". TV.com. Archived from the original on 10 September 2014. Retrieved 17 April 2015.

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