JAKE & AMIR
Supported by Streeter + John Cruikshank
SAT 18 MAR @ 8PM
- GA - $52.10 // Gold M&G - $176.80
- (02) 9550 3666
- On sale now @ Metro Theatre & Ticketek
8:00pm Doors // 8:40pm John Cruikshank // 9:25pm Streeter // 9:40pm Jake and Amir
After last year’s hugely successful Australian tour, Internet sensations Jake & Amir return to Australia this March. Joining them is College Humor’s Streeter Seidel.
Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld are the writers/actors/editors behind the Webby award winning Internet series “Jake and Amir.” The duo have released two videos a week for over four years, with each episode now averaging more than 500,000 views. As a series, “Jake and Amir” has won several awards including the Webby’s People Voice for Best Web Series in 2010 and has been named one of PCMag’s top 15 best web-only shows. Their series has also appeared on television on MTV’s “The CollegeHumor Show.” The two have recently released their first ever half hour special, “Fired” available for online streaming and in DVD form.
Streeter Seidell is the executive editor of CollegeHumor.com, co-author of the site’s first book, The CollegeHumor Guide to College, and co-star and staff writer of the site’s first television show, The CollegeHumor Show on MTV. He has written and acted in many CollegeHumor original videos and penned hundreds of articles for the website. Seidell is also a standup comedian and co-hosts the site’s monthly New York comedy show, as well as performing regularly at clubs in New York and over 30 colleges last year. Outside of CollegeHumor, he has written for The New York Times, Men’s Fitness, Mental-Floss Magazine, McSweeney’s, The Washington Post, Wired Magazine, and Metro New York. He has also appeared as a talking head on numerous television shows including spots on CNN, Fuse, TruTV, VH1 and Jimmy Kimmel Live on ABC. He is currently the co-host and writer of “Pranked,” on MTV. Seidell lives in Manhattan.