Claire Hooper started on the stage – crafting engaging, innovative live shows that blended stand-up, theatre and some hammer dancing.
Her 2006 show, ‘Oh’, earned her both critical acclaim and a nomination for the Melbourne Comedy Festival’s Best Newcomer award. A born storyteller with a sharp wit, Claire has gone on to regularly perform at festivals and comedy rooms all over the country.
Over the last decade, Claire has been captivating audiences and touring brilliant solo shows across the country to critical acclaim. Claire hosted The Great Australian Bake Off for Foxtel’s LifeStyle Channel alongside the seriously funny Mel Buttle, for 5 seasons. She co-hosted Channel Ten’s The Project with appearances on ABC’s Question Everything, Spicks & Specks, SBS’ Celebrity Letters & Numbers and Channel Ten’s ‘Would I Lie To You?’. She’s also shared a set with Paul McDermott and Mikey Robbins on the iconic comedy show Good News Week as a team captain.