Neel Kolhatkar

Comedian, Film maker & MC

Neel Kolhatkar is a comedian, filmmaker, and podcaster from Australia. He is well known for his cultural, political, and observational comedy. Over the past ten years he has performed sold out tours across Australia and released multiple self-produced comedy specials. Neel is also a prolific filmmaker having written, directed, and starred in the worldwide viral hit ‘Modern Educayshun’, among many other short films. Neel also produced and created the online web series ‘crossing the line’ in 2019. He helped start ‘Comedy Untamed’ in 2022, managing regular comedy shows across Australia. He produces regular sketches, co-hosts the ’Sex Cells’ podcast where he and a relationship therapist discuss culture, dating and relationships and continues to perform regularly at all major clubs across Australia. You can check out his work at or @neelkolhatkar on both Instagram and Tik Tok.

Neel has been performing live for nearly fifteen years. He specialises in 10-20minute stand-up sets but is also available to MC and host. Neel has also been performing improv since he was a teenager and along with his improv partner Daniel can perform at private events or functions. Improv is a great way to entertain a team or group who know each other well.

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