Susie Youssef

Susie Youssef

Susie Youssef is a comedian, actor, writer and improviser.

Susie is a regular cast member on Whose Line Is It Anyway? Australia and guest stars in ABC comedy series’ Rosehaven and Get Krack!n, and No Activity on Stan.

She is a regular guest on radio and TV and has appeared on Have You Been Paying Attention (Channel 10), ABC TV’s How Not To Behave, The Chaser’s Media Circus and The Checkout.

She has written, performed and produced comedy for stage, radio and television in Australia and around the world. In 2014, she played the lead role in the Hayloft Project’s award-winning play The Boat People.

She is a regular performer at the Sydney Comedy Store and Giant Dwarf Theatre and has performed at Splendour in the Grass, Secret Garden Festival and Homebake. Susie has performed internationally as a guest at Improvaganza in Edmonton, Dad’s Garage in Atlanta and The Del Close Marathon in New York. Susie studied at the iO Theatre in Chicago and quite a lot of the burgers.

Following a sold-out run at the Sydney Fringe Festival in 2014, Susie made her solo debut at the Melbourne and Sydney Comedy Festivals in her sketch comedy show Sketchual Chocolate. She returned to the comedy festival circuit in 2015 with Owl Eyes On You and in 2016, Susie made her Edinburgh Fringe and London debut in Check Youssef Before You Wreck Youssef. Susie continued to test the limit of her anxiety with her most recent show Behave Youssef.

In 2018, Susie will debut at the Griffin Theatre in The Smallest Hour, written and performed by herself and that nice British raconteur, Phil Spencer, and appear in an all-female version of An Accidental Death Of An Anarchist at Sydney Theatre Company.

Susie Youssef

Television

ALL STAR FAMILY FEUD
Guest. FremantleMedia Australia Pty Ltd 2017
ADVICE TO MY 12-YEAR-OLD SELF
Guest. ABC TV 2017
ROSEHAVEN (Series 2)
Role: Gez. Dir: Jonathan Brough & Shaun Wilson, Rosehaven Series Two Pty Ltd 2017
GET KRACK!N (Series 1)
Role: Egg Woman / Dr Haddad. Dir: Hayden Guppy, Get Krack!n Series One Pty Ltd 2017
HAVE YOU BEEN PAYING ATTENTION?
Guest. Working Dog 2017
COMEDY UP LATE
Guest / Voice Over. Dir: Jon Olb, ABC2 2017
WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? AUSTRALIA
Ensemble Cast. Roger That TV Pty Ltd 2016-2017
NO ACTIVITY (Season 2)
Role: Anousha. Dir: Trent O’Donnell, No Activity S2 Pty Ltd 2016
ROSEHAVEN
Role: Gez. Dir: Jonathan Brough & Shaun Wilson, Rosehaven Series One Pty Ltd 2016
COMEDY UP LATE
Guest. Dir: Jon Olb, ABC2 2016
MILES HOLBECK: THE MEMBER (Mini-Series)
Role: Sophie. Jungle FTV 2016
HERE COME THE HABIBS
Role: Marie. Dir: Darren Ashton, HABIBS TV Pty Ltd 2016
WE LIVE TO SCIENCE ANOTHER DAY (Mini-Series)
Role: Susie. ABC iView 2015
HOW NOT TO BEHAVE
Ensemble Cast. Dir: Craig Anderson, Screentime Pty Ltd 2015
GAME NIGHT
Role: Player #3. Dir: Shane Dunlop, Dunlopedia Productions 2015
THE CHECKOUT
Guest. Dir: Steven Kirkby & Josh Reed, Jigsaw Dwarf 2015
ABOUT TONIGHT
Guest / Host. Dir: Shannon Biviano, Shane Dunlop & Felicia Jong, Channel 31 2015
COMMUNITY KITCHEN
Guest. Dir: Cat Commander, Dunlopedia Productions 2015
THE CHASER’S MEDIA CIRCUS
Guest. Giant Dwarf 2014

 

Film

SCARE BNB (Short)
Role: Ksenia. Dir: Martin Stirling, Me And You Productions 2016
KEVIN NEEDS TO MAKE NEW FRIENDS: BECAUSE EVERYONE HATES HIM FOR SOME REASON (Short)
Role: Jane. Dir: Scott Walmsley, 2014
CLICKED (Short)
Role: Lina. Dir: Matthew Foster, 2011

 

Theatre

THE BOAT PEOPLE
Role: Sarah. Dir: Benedict Hardie, The Hayloft Project 2014

 

Live Shows

BEHAVE YOUSSEF
MICF & Sydney Comedy Festival 2017
CHECK YOUSSEF BEFORE YOU WRECK YOUSSEF
MICF & Sydney Comedy Festival 2016, Brisbane Comedy Festival 2017   
OWL EYES ON YOU
MICF & Sydney Comedy Festival 2015
SKETCHUAL CHOCOLATE
Sydney Fringe Festival, MICF & Sydney Comedy Festival 2014

 

Writing

THE RONNIE JOHNS HALF HOUR
Jigsaw Entertainment Pty Ltd 2006

Media

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