Terry Hansen is a Stand-up Comedian, Actor and Director with 20 years on the National Comedy Circuit and 10 years as a Corporate Compere and Character Performer.
As a stand-up comic; he has compered all 5 Sydney Comedy Stores (and owns 5 of the 6 T-shirts); he told Le Kuan Yew jokes to Singapore officials in Singapore! And lived (it's how you tell them); appeared as Christopher Skase in Mallorca without being hospitalised or arrested; and was invited to the London Comedy Store 10th Anniversary Best New Comic competition. (He lost!)
As compere or comic character Terry regularly appears on the corporate circuit. Satisfied Customers include McDonalds, Woolworths, Aristocrat, Electrolux, Telstra, Optus ABN AMRO, Deustche Bank AMEX, BHP Billiton, IBM and Coca Cola. Dissatisfied customers won’t be mentioned here.
Terry’s stage credits range from Shakespeare and Classic Literature to Spud Murphy’s Rock’n’Roll Cabarets and a dozen different rabbits in a hundred different kids shows. He danced the tango, singing a duet with Reg Livermore (Reg wore the frock)/ appeared by video link with Douglas Adams; and toured Lang Park with Wally ‘The King’ Lewis.
The last of these was a segment on Channel ‘7’s – live to air sports / comedy show – The Hard Yards – Terry fronted seven glorious episodes with a panel of sporting greats, glamorous co-host, live and taped stand-up and sketch comedy, national and international live crosses, rock’n’roll bands, girls not wearing much and very bright jackets.
He can currently be heard far too early in the morning as part of Brisbane’s 97.3fm Breakfast Team.
Other camera credits include commercials for McDonalds, Mitsubishi, Masterfoods, Bob Booty for Instant Scratchits, his wedding video and three red light cameras.
National retail: McDonalds, Woolworths, Coca-Cola, Electrolux. IGA
Communications: Telstra, Optus, Vodafone, Intel, Nokia, Australia Post
Finance Market: ABN Amro, Deustche Bank, Schroders, Citibank, AMEX, CUSCAL Investment AMP Henderson, State Super Fin. Services, Westpac Fin. Services Insurance: FAI Life, IAG I.T.: Microsoft, IBM, Sunsoft, Unisys, Oracle, Southern Cross Cable Network, Min.Com
Medical et al: BMS, Allergan, Medtronics Legal: Blake Dawson Waldron, Coudert Bros.
Wholesalers: United Distillers, Unilever, Snack brands, Gordon & Gotch Publishing: Newslimited, International Master Publishers
Motor Vehicle: SUBARU – 1997 and 2002 Forrester Launches