US comedian Demetri Martin knows all about Kiwis and our dry sense of humour after sharing a flat with his friends from Flight of the Conchords.

The award-winning comic, artist, writer, and director is returning to our shores for the first time since 2011 with his acclaimed Wandering Mind tour arriving later this month for all ages shows in Christchurch, Auckland and Wellington.

His visit Downunder follows a hectic 30-date tour of the US, UK, Ireland and Europe, and the release last year of his fourth hour-long stand-up television special with the Netflix hit The Overthinker.

Martin works hard to