Hook it up with Habib (aka Tahir Bilgic) Australia’s only Turkish stand-up comedian, so what ar’ ya gonna do about it mate!
Tahir took Sydney’s stage by storm when he debuted in the 1995 Triple J Comedy Contest and won a final place. He then won 1st place @ the famous Harold Park Hotel as COMIC OF THE YEAR. Since then he has become a familiar face on TV having been featured on The Footy Show, Hey Hey it’s Saturday, Laughing Stock, Recovery, Fox Comedy Channel & was most recently featured on the SBS comedian series, Aussie Jokers.
He is most recently known for his role as HABIB on the hit SBS comedy FAT PIZZA. In 2002, he was featured in a 40 week sellout national tour of PIZZA LIVE ON STAGE and the filming of PIZZA the movie which is due for release early this year.
In addition, he starred in, wrote and directed his own show HABIB ON PAROLE, which played to sellout crowds at the Enmore Theatre, Sydney in August 2002.
His new production LORD OF THE KEBABS, The Fellowship of the Hommous is an adaptation of HABIB ON PAROLE and again enjoyed sellout success at the Enmore Theatre in January this year. Lord of the Kebabs is playing at the Riverside Theatre in Parramatta in March this year as part of the Big Laugh Festival and then travels to Melbourne for the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
• All Saints – Channel 7
• Pizza – SBS
• The Footy Show – Channel 9
• Mouthing Off – Foxtel
• Bad Cop Bad Cop – ABC
• Show Us Your Roots – Foxtel
• Aussie Jokers – SBS
• The Way We Were – ABC
• Mars and Venus – Foxtel
• Laughing Stock – Channel 9
• Hey Hey It’s Saturday – Channel 9
• Euro Songvision – Sweden Calling – SBS
• Carnivale 2003 Debate
• Habib On Parole
• Lord Of The Kebabs
• Fat Pizza
• Fat Pizza Returns
• Show Us Your Roots
• Theatresports – Celebrity Challenge 2003
• Fat Pizza
Live Stand Up
• Headline Act in comedy clubs
• Sydney Comedy Store on Tour
• Sydney Comedy Festival 1999
• Big Laugh Comedy Festival 2003, 2004
• Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
• Qantas in flight comedian
• Club Med Entertainer for two seasons
• World Cup Dinner
• Tigers Season Launch
• Canberra Comets Presentation Dinner
• Cronulla Sharks Luncheon
• Melbourne Cup Celebrations - Chisolm Sports Club in Canberra