Radio Host, Actress, Comedian, Writer
Veronica Milsom is a Sydney based radio presenter, actress, comedian and writer. She is best known
as co-host of Triple j’s Drive show ‘Veronica & Lewis’, and as a cast member in the ABC’s sketch comedy
series Shaun Micallef’s Mad As Hell.
After studying at the West Australian Academy of Performing Arts, Milsom secured a role on ABC’s
Hungry Beast, writing and performing in sketches as multiple recurring characters, including YouTube
success, Avatar Two (10 million+ views).
In 2014, ABC TV and Screen Australia commissioned Milsom to co-write and perform in The Record, a
mockumentary series she created which received several nominations at the 2014 Online Video
Awards. In 2015, The Record was funded to go to pilot, produced by Porchlight Films (Animal Kingdom,
The Rover). In 2016, Milsom re-imagined the concept into a short film, The Record: World’s Largest
Family, which has screened at Manchester, Palm Springs and LA Webfest film festivals
Milsom has enjoyed success as a playwright, starring in Porky Pies, a 2 hour comedy narrative, which
boasted sold out seasons at Melbourne International Comedy Festival & Good Lord It’s Christmas, a
festive musical that played at Sydney’s Giant Dwarf theatre in 2016.
Elsewhere on stage, in 2014, Milsom debuted her solo sketch show Do Not Irony at the Melbourne
International and Sydney Comedy Festivals, and later that year performed live sketch comedy at the
Sydney Opera House alongside John Cleese, Martin Short & Ben Elton for the Just For Laughs Gala.