Ed Kavalee is known for his lightning fast comedy and improvisation skills, and has worked extensively in Australian television and radio for over a decade.
In addition to appearing as a regular member of Network 10’s Have You Been Paying Attention, Ed works extensively in on-air radio. He is currently a part of the Hughsey & Ed team for the drive home on the HIT Network. Ed also broadcast for NOVA and Triple M. For NOVA, he was a part of the Hughesy & Kate Breakfast Show, The Wrong Way Home with Akmal, and Cal and Ed. For Triple M he was an integral member of The Grill Team in Brisbane, and prior to this he teamed with Tony Martin on the hit radio show Get This.
More recently in the audio medium, Ed has also branched out into regular podcasts: as host of MMM’s T.E.A.M. EFFORT with Ed Kavalee and Santo, Sam and Ed’s TOTAL FOOTBALL PODCAST for the ABC.
An original and ongoing ensemble member of Network 10’s Logie award-winning Thank God You’re Here and a regular panellist on Seven’s Out of the Question, Ed’s other return guest appearances include Agony Uncles and Good News Week for ABC TV and guest captain spot on the Nine Network’s Between the Lines.
Ed has also worked as co-writer, co-producer and co-host on Santo Sam and Ed’s Total Football for Fox Sports and co-writer, co-host on The Joy of Sets for Nine Network with Tony Martin. He co-wrote and hosted TV Burp for Network Seven and co-hosted Santo, Sam and Ed’s Cup Fever for SBS during their coverage of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
Ed’s roles in film include Any Questions for Ben?, Boytown and $quid. For television; True Story with Hamish & Andy, Hoges: The Paul Hogan Story, for Seven Network, Molly, It’s A Date, Newstopia and The Movie Network’s Chandon Pictures.
Ed has written and produced two tele-features; Scumbus (Ten Network) and Border Protection Squad which he also directed.