Craig Reucassel

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1, 1977
South Africa
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1, 1977 (age 44)
South Africa


Comedian who is best known for his appearances on Australian TV and radio as a member of the satirical comedy troupe The Chaser. He hosted the reality comedy series Balls of Steel: Australia during its two seasons of airtime.

Before Fame

He attended The University of Sydney, graduating in 1999 with a Bachelor's degree in Economics. In 2002, he earned his Bachelor of Laws degree from the university.


As a member of The Chaser, he help to found the group's eponymous satirical newspaper. On May 9th, 1999, the first issue was published, and in February of 2005, the final paper ran. He also helped in creating various TV shows broadcast on the Australian Broadcast Corporation (ABC). These include The Election Chaser, CNNNN, and The Chaser's War on Everything.

Family Life

While born in South Africa, he moved to Adelaide, Australia with his parents when he was a child.

Associated With

He and fellow The Chaser member Dominic Knight graduated from The University of Syndey's Law program.