Chris Franklin

Chris ‘The Bloke’ Franklin has been performing stand-up comedy for nearly two decades. He burst onto the comedy scene in 1997 as the winner of the prestigious Tripple J Raw Comedy award.

He then took the Australian music industry by storm with the release of his hit single ‘Bloke.’ The song went to number one on the Australian music charts, selling more than 120,000 singles. 

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His many achievements within the entertainment industry include;

  • PBS Radio Golden Stom Award for Best Up & Coming Comedian
  • National Triple J Raw Comedy winner for Best New Comedian
  • Grand Finalist National Green Faces comedy competition in Canberra
  • Double Platinum sales for his hit single “Bloke”
  • Aria Nomination “best comedy release” for Bloke
  • Aria Nomination for „Highest selling single” for Bloke
  • Aria Nomination “best comedy release” for Mullet Head
  • Chris‟ first live DVD "Let Bogans Be Bogans‟

Chris has performed with: Jimeoin, Steady Eddy, Garry Who, Carl Barron, Anh Do, Elliot Goblet, Raymond J Bartholomew, Marty Fields, The Empty Pockets, Peter Rowsthorn, Bob Franklin, Ross Daniels, Stevie Starr, Mr Methane, and rock bands, The Angels, Rose Tattoo, The Screaming Jets, Yothu Yindi and The Radiators, (just to name a few).

If you would like to book the thong wearing Chris Franklin for your next sporting club, charity fundraiser or social club event then all you have to do is fill out the enquiries box on the website. 




Australian Comedian Chris Franklin
The Stand Up man in action!


chris franklin on stage
Chris earns audience respect wherever he goes.