NZ Comedian TM Bishop

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Bio

Awards

New Zealand Comedy Guild Gag of the Year 2013
New Zealand Comedy Guild President's Medal 2013
New Zealand Comedy Guild Best Industry Friend 2013
New Zealand Comedy Guild Best Female Comedian Nominee 2006, 2012, 2013
Covert Theatre Best Female Improviser 2001, 2002 and 2004


NZ comedian, TM Bishop, is one of New Zealand’s most widely-touring comedians, appearing on screen and in top venues around New Zealand, Australia and the U.S. In 2013, she returned home to NZ from New York in top form to win three awards in the 2013 New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards, including Gag of the Year and The President’s Medal.


TM is a vibrant and dynamic stand up comedian known for her playful cheek and trademark smile. Her mischievous approach to everyday life comes through in her comedy, as her charismatic and magnetic personality leads the audience through her quirky ways of dealing with the awkward moments of life.


Screen

TM has appeared on television and film around the world, including several seasons of the New Zealand stand up comedy TV show, Pulp Comedy. She has also been featured as a stand up comedian on two U.S. series, Yukking It Up and Bug Off and the Australian late night talk show The Late Nite Show with Scott Black. She has been broadcast widely on radio stations throughout New Zealand, Australia and the U.S.


Stage

TM has performed at some of the most prestigious international venues around the world, including the Sydney Comedy Store, L.A. Comedy Store, Broadway Comedy Club and Laughing Devil Comedy Club in New York, The Sit Down Comedy Club in Brisbane and her home club, The Classic Comedy and Bar, in Auckland, New Zealand.


Charities

As a strong and prominent supporter of charities in New Zealand and Australia, TM gives freely of her time and skills to many charities, both large and small. Some of the charities TM has worked with include Amnesty International, Greenpeace, Women's Refuge, the Gynaecological Cancer Foundation, CanTeen and the SPCA. She is also renowned for her work in the mentoring of new comedians to the comedy industry and teenagers in schools learning the art of comedy.


Reviews

"gobsmackingly amazing kiwi comedy thriller" - LateNite Show host, Scott Black


"TM's down-to-earth performance style allows her to turn some sensitive topics into excellent comedy. " - Theatreview


"If you’re looking for a hilarious and mostly raunchy kiwi perspective, TM Bishop is the comedian you want to see.... Her antics most certainly had us billowing with laughter." - Mac+Mae


"-generating laughter across the nation and the world in her distinctly down-to-earth Kiwi style" - PJ Taylor


" -by the end of the evening had us all in hysterics." - Express Magazine


"For laughter to the point of incontinence, you must see TM Bishop" - Independent Comedy Review


"She's a little bit country and now she's a little bit rock and roll" - Howick and Botany Times


"Her hilarious performances always hit the spot, who ever the audiences may be! TM's delivery is perfectly timed, her cheeky grin always a delight - and as for the material she writes? No other word for it - BRILLIANT!" - Annie Hensby, President of Performers 4 Poverty


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