Bob Saget, a veteran stand up comedy performer most famous for playing the sleep deprived patriarch on the ABC family sitcom and Olsen twin launchpad Full House, has today been announced as headline act for the tenth annual Sydney Comedy Festival.
The actor, comedian and television host who also provides the smug voice of the future Ted Mosby on How I Met Your Mother, will be joined by Australian comedy circuit veterans including Jim Jefferies, Stephen K Amos, Jimeoin, Effie, Wil Anderson, Dave Hughes, Alex Williamson, Heath Franklin’s Chopper, Sammy J & Randy, and Chris Taylor & Andrew Hansen.
The Sydney Comedy Festival will play out in multiple venues across the city from April 22nd to May 17th next year and will also include The Empire Strikes Back: A Star Wars Burlesque Parody, and traditional group highlights the Sydney Comedy Festival Gala and Cracker Night.
Saget’s show, ‘Bob Saget Live – The Dirty Daddy Tour’, will also be performed in Brisbane, Perth and Melbourne.
Bob Saget – The Dirty Daddy Tour
Brisbane The Tivoli May 14
Sydney Enmore Theatre May 15
Melbourne The Anthenaeum May 16
Perth Regal Theatre May 18
Tickets are available now through Live Nation.
Now here’s a 51 minute supercut of awesome Full House moments.