James Liotta is an award winning performer who has been active in the entertainment industry for over 20 years.
He has worked as an actor, performer, comedian, presenter, M.C and radio announcer.
His television credits include: Thank God You are Here, Prank Patrol, Neighbours, Quizmania, Satisfaction, and Hey Hey Its Saturday, just to name a few. Currently he is a lead weekly presenter for Foxtels Aurora Planet Unearth. He has appeared on numerous TV commercials, most recently for McCains and Medibank.
On film James has played various roles in countless quality short films and many independent feature films.
He has also been seen in the top 16 Tropfest short films in 2012. (The largest short film festival in the world)
Coming soon James may be seen in the feature film TAJ which will open across Melbourne cinemas August 2012.
He is also part of the cast at Witches in Britches Theatre Restaurant where he performs every weekend all year round.
On radio James has been presenting shows for a variety of community radio stations which include: Hitz FM, Pulse FM and Syn FM. Behind the scenes his experience in radio via production and promotion roles have also seen him work at MIX 101.1FM, MTR, SEN 1116, FOX FM, SBS RADIO and 3AK. Currently James presents a weekly show with co-host Kate Miller every Thursday night on 98.9 North West FM. (The Bash Radio Show)
As an M.C he has worked around Australia for various prominent festivals and local council festivals, these also include multi-cultural events specifically targeting the Italian community of Australia as James is regularly booked for Italian entertainment events due to his Italian heritage.
Within the Italian community James has been entertaining audiences with his unique style of Italian/Australian stand up comedy. In 2011 James released his first independent ethnic comedy CD titled The Antipasto Mix.
James has also been the M.C for various corporate events, from private functions to launches.
In 2007 James was the recipient of the Excellence in Multi-cultural Arts Awards, presented to him by The State Government Of Victoria and the Hon. John Brumby.
He is one of the youngest winners for this particular award. You Tube “James Liotta” now to see some of his work.