Hannah Gadsby, born 12 January 1978, is an Australian comedian, writer, actress and television presenter. She rose to prominence in her native Australia after winning the national final of the Raw Comedy competition for new comedians in 2006. In 2018, the release of Nanette on Netflix exposed her to an international audience. The special received the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special and a Peabody Award.
Starting in 2019, she toured internationally with her show Douglas and the recorded special was released on Netflix in 2020.