In the world of comedy, Jim Jefferies is known as one of the fastest rising stars. This star comedian has hit the road with his tour this year. So prepare yourself to be entertained by this artist as he is bringing his unique comic style to your hometown. It is because of his style that Jim is amongst the most sought after comedians on the world stage. Jim is known for pushing the boundaries and may therefore be sometimes categorized as a bold artist. This is indeed a unique quality that not many artists possess. You, too, can enjoy the performance of this artist as well. All you have to do is get Jim Jefferies tickets and expect an event full of laughter and joy.
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Born as Geoff James Nugent in 1977, this talented artist is professionally known as Jim Jefferies. This Australian stand-up comedian is also known for his skills as a writer and an actor. Jim first gained international popularity when he was attacked on stage during his performance at Manchester Comedy Store. An audience member attacked him because he was angry at the artist for arguing with a critic. This attack was caught on video and went viral, that is how Jim first stepped into the limelight. To make his audience laugh, Jim incorporated the incident and the video in his subsequent acts. The video can be seen on his DVD released in 2008 under the name Contraband, which was a big hit. In 2009, Jim became fairly popular in the US after his appearance on HBO for the first stand-up special, I Swear to God. The DVDs that followed included Alcoholocaust in 2010 and Fully Functional in 2012.
Jim has entertained countless by performing at a number of festivals such as ‘South African Comedy Festival Cape Town’, the ‘Glastonbury Festival’, ‘Edinburgh Fringe’, ‘Reading and Leeds Festivals’ and ‘Montreal Comedy Festival’. Appearing on shows such as ‘8 Out of 10 Cats’, ‘Never Mind the Buzzcocks’, ‘The Heaven and Earth Show’ and ‘Have I Got News for You’, Jim left a visible mark on the British comedy scene. He has also performed on different episodes of “Comedy Central” such as Edinburgh and Beyond, The World Stands Up and Comedy Blue. Jim’s role as a comedian is not limited to television and live stages only but in fact it extends to different radio programs as well. Jim has performed on radio shows such as Fighting Talk and BBC Radio 5 Live's Saturday morning sports show.
Working along with his friend and fellow comedian Eddie Ifft, Jim ran a podcast, Jim and Eddie Talkin' Shit. They recorded the act twice a week from Ifft's home. In 2012, Jim had to leave the podcast as it was interfering with his television series Legit, which was in the making. Legit, a comedy series was released in 2013 and aired on FX. It was followed by its second season that was released early in 2014 and was aired on FXX. The TV show gained positive reviews for its portrayal of people who were mentally and physically handicapped.
Jim’s comedy is not bound to a specific country, people, race or language. He has fans all over the globe. Jim Jefferies has travelled the world and left his audience rolling in laughter in the United Kingdom, South Africa, Canada, Europe as well as Asia. He has enthralled his audience with his confrontational style which often described as loud, brash, crude yet hilarious. Get Jim Jefferies tickets today as his shows tend to be sold out events and see for yourself how he pushes the established boundaries of comedy.