Expect cutting political commentary with hilarious Aussie wit.

Australian-born standup comedian and TV star Jim Jefferies will be performing live at Bangkok’s Scala Theatre on Jan 18, 2019.

The comedian is best known for his late-night slot on Comedy Central, The Jim Jefferies Show, in which he tackles issues of culture and politics from his desk before traveling the world to confront the week’s top news stories and most controversial issues.

Jefferies has also starred in comedy series, Legit, and Netflix special, Freedumb, as well as appearing on numerous panel shows, including the UK’s Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Have I Got News for You, and 8 Out of 10 Cats, and America’s The Green Room with Paul Provenza.

He is equally well-known on the international comedy circuit for stand-up performances at festivals including the Edinburgh Fringe, Melbourne International Comedy Festival and Glastonbury.

In his upcoming The Night Talker Tour, expect cutting political insights edged with Aussie wit, as seen in his viral material on gun control laws below.

Tickets go on sale on Nov 1 from B1,800, you can sign up for pre-sale at ComedyClubBangkok.com.

Scala Theatre, Siam Square Soi 1 (Siam Square), 02-251-2861.