Musician, comedian, actor and writer. He wrote his first theatrical score at 17, and spent the next decade composing, acting, making theatre and playing pianos. In 2005, his comic cabaret, Dark Side, launched him onto the international stage. In 2010, Tim Minchin vs the Orchestra sold out some of the world's most prestigious venues, including the Royal Albert Hall and the Sydney Opera House. Acting highlights include Judas in the arena tour of Jesus Christ Superstar and Atticus Fetch in Showtime's "Californication." He plays a title role in Stoppard's Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead at the Sydney Theatre Company in August.