Nina Oyama

Nina Oyama
Nina Oyama

Nina Oyama is a 24 year old stand up comedian and writer. She started performing in high school and since then her unique brand of comedy has been seen at various festivals across Australia, as well as televised appearances on SBS2’s Stand Up @ Bella Union, Channel 31’s About Tonight and In The Zone 2015.

As a writer, Nina has worked on You’re Skitting Me S2 (ABC3) and The Chaser’s Election Desk. Since graduating with a Bachelor of Communications (Theatre/Media) from Charles Sturt University in 2016, her debut play The Glass System has gone on to win the Blair Milan Scholarship and is touring Australia in 2017.

Nina was listed as a finalist for ABC’S Fresh Blood Comedy grant, for her pitch The Angus Project. You can catch her playing ‘Courtney’ in season 3 of ABC’s Utopia.