The Melbourne International Comedy Festival Gala lineup is here and get ready to have your sides split

Some of the brightest and biggest names in comedy will join forces for the 2017 Melbourne International Comedy Festival Gala. 

Comedy's night of nights will feature an all-star lineup, featuring Aussie comedy kingpin Wil Anderson hosting the 22nd incarnation of the event. 
He'll be joined by 20 of the funniest local and international artists including Paul Foot, Stephen K Amos, Arj Barker, Anne Edmonds, Mae Martin, Loyiso Gola, DeAnne Smith, Jason Byrne, Matt Okine, Demi Lardner, Tommy Little, Urzila Carlson, Sammy J, Joel Creasy, Frank Woodley, and many more surprise guests. 

The national TV broadcast will air on ABC on Sunday April 2 at 8.30pm. Head to Melbourne International Comedy Festival for more details.