Shane Jacobson

Master of Ceremonies

Shane Jacobson is one of Australia’s great acting talents and is in high demand at corporate events as a Master of Ceremonies and keynote speaker.
As an MC or event host Shane is witty and professional, ensuring your event is a success. As a speaker he delivers highly entertaining and engaging keynote speeches and after dinner talks about his unique life. Either way, Shane will make your event one to remember!

Shane Jacobson is one of Australia’s most loved, award-winning actors, presenters and entertainers. His incredible and varied career spans over 40 years both in Australia and internationally.

Based in Melbourne


The successful film Kenny (2006) brought Shane world-wide recognition as well as an AFI Award for best lead actor. Shane’s subsequent credits include Cactus (2008) with Bryan Brown, Charlie & Boots (2009) with Paul Hogan, Surviving Georgia (2011) with Holly Valance and Pia Miranda, Hollywood blockbuster The Bourne Legacy (2012) with Jeremy Renner, Edward Norton and Academy Award winner Rachel Weisz, the hugely popular Oddball (2015) with Sarah Snook and Deborah Mailman.
The Dressmaker (2015) with Kate Winslet, Judy Davis, Liam Hemsworth and Hugo Weaving and, more recently, The BBQ (2018) with Magda Szubanski, That’s Not My Dog! (2018), Guardians of the Tomb (2018) wth Kelsey Grammer, Brothers’ Nest (2018) with his brother Clayton Jacobson, Bruce Beresford’s Ladies in Black (2018), The Very Excellent Mr Dundee with Paul Hogan, Chevy Chase and John Cleese (2020) and Never Too Late with James Cromwell, Jacki Weaver and Jack Thompson (2020).