Dylan Lewis is one of Australia’s most enduring and recognisable entertainers, with a career spanning two decades and encompassing television, radio, film and music. Dylan is heard on alarm clocks all over Adelaide as the co-host of Nova 919 Adelaide breakfast show ‘Lewis and Lowe’. He has previously hosted radio shows on Fox FM, Triple J and Nova 100 in Melbourne.
Over the past few years Dylan’s hard work and talent has been rewarded by winning 3 ACRA Awards so far in his radio career, ‘Best Newcomer’ 2007, ‘Best Music Personality’ 2009 and most recently ‘Best Music Presenter’ 2012.
Infamously known as the presenter of ‘Recovery’ on ABC, Dylan has hosted an array of television music and variety shows, including 10.30 Slot, Pepsi Live and Network Ten’s national Saturday morning show, ‘Video Hits’ with Fuzzy Agolley from 2010 to 2011.
A regular star on television, Dylan has also been popular guest panellist on shows such as ‘Spicks & Specks’, ‘Talkin’ ‘Bout Your Generation’, as well as regular field reporter and guest co-host on ‘The Circle’ and appearances on Network Ten’s ‘The Project’ doing the ‘Whip Around’.
When Dylan first shot to cult fame on ABC TV’s national Saturday morning live music show ‘Recovery’ in 1996, he catapulted the popularity of live music and interviewing to a new level. He hosted ‘Recovery’ for four years and his infectious persona brought a new element into Saturday morning television. Dylan’s warmth and individuality aided in attaining artists that would appear exclusively on ‘Recovery’ whilst visiting Australia.
Dylan has hosted many launches, corporate functions and awards events. The rare experience of hosting an abundance of television shows, including hundreds of hours of live TV, combined with his professionalism and elite talent allows him to deliver at the highest level.
He has a daughter named Rose and a son named Jethro. He collects Star Wars action figures, masks, musical instruments, art and camels.