Over the past twenty 20 years, Jim Dailakis has performed approximately 2000 live shows often as the “headline act” at numerous comedy venues including the top comedy clubs & festivals and theaters, universities and more, primarily in the USA, in Canada and his native Australia. For the past several years he has been averaging 100 live stand up comedy shows each year at top comedy clubs and other comedy show venues. He’s appeared live as a headline act in thirty four (34) of the fifty states in the USA as well as the major cities in Canada.
New York-based Australian Greek actor/writer/comedian Jim Dailakis has been touring the USA and the world for the last 15 years headlining in major comedy clubs including Caroline’s, Standup New York, Broadway Comedy Club and Dangerfield’s in New York City. He’s performed at The Borgata in Atlantic City and in 44 of the United States, on the IG Corporate 53 City Tour and IG Ontario Tour across Canada in sold-out 2000+ seat theaters as well as performances in Australia, Scotland, Singapore and Malaysia. He’s also performed at the Montréal, Halifax, and Edinburgh Comedy Festivals.
Dailakis has shared the stage Jerry Seinfeld, Larry the Cable Guy, Kevin Nealon, Caroline Rhea, The Temptations, Aretha Franklin and Weird Al Yankovic. He’s performed alongside Brad Garrett from Everybody Loves Raymond at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Since his arrival in the US, Jim has appeared in TV movies, TV series and international commercials.