Speakers Profile - Merrick Watts










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Merrick Watts is best known as one half of Australia's famous comedy duo Merrick & Rosso. In a career spanning some 13 years together, they forged a successful radio career, performed numerous sold-out, stand-up comedy shows around Australia, produced numerous television shows - Planet Merrick & Rosso (Comedy Channel), Merrick & Rosso Unplanned (Channel 9), The B Team (Channel 10), and most recently, The Merrick & Rosso Show (Comedy Channel). For more on Merrick & Rosso, click here.
But while known as a team, Merrick has branched out in recent years to demonstrate his versatility, acting and performing in several Australian TV series on various networks. These include Nine's hit series of 2008, Underbelly - The Tale of Two Cities; Working Dog's Logie Award winning comedy-drama satire, The Hollowmen on ABC TV; multiple episodes of impro hit Thank God You're Here (Seven Network and previously Network Ten); and SBS's AD/bc (2010).

And then there's numerous guest appearances in shows for all the major networks, including Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader, The Spearman Experiment, Thanks for Listening - The History of Radio, Rove Live, Burke?s Backyard, All Saints, Harry-s Practice, and even Bert's Family Feud!

Merrick continues his 10-year association with Sydney radio station NOVA 969's Breakfast show, as part of a brand new line-up - Merrick, Dools & Ricki-Lee.