Tim Minchin Biography

Tim is a musician, actor, comedian and writer. As a musical satirist, he has toured in the UK, the US and Australia and released 5 DVDs, including So F**king Rock, Ready For This?, and Tim Minchin Versus the Heritage Orchestra Live at the Royal Albert Hall. He is the composer/lyricist of Matilda The Musical (book by Dennis Kelly), and is currently directing and writing music and lyrics for a new DreamWorks Animation feature film. Acting highlights include Rosencrantz in Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (Sydney Theatre Company), Judas Iscariot in Jesus Christ Superstar (arena tour of UK and Australia) and, for television, Atticus Fetch in "Californication" (Showtime) and Smasher Sullivan in "Secret River" (ABC).

Tim Minchin Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding New Score (Broadway or Off-Broadway)
Tim Minchin, Groundhog Day
Drama Desk Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Lyrics
Tim Minchin, Matilda the Musical
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre
Tim Minchin, Matilda the Musical