Steven O’Donnell

Actor | TV presenter | Children’s Author | Public Speaker | MC | Nerd

Steven ‘Bajo’ O’Donnell is an Australian television presenter, Twitch streamer, actor, MC, writer and video game critic. He is mostly known for his television presenting work, as host of the weekly ABC video game review shows Good Game (2007-2016), and children’s version Spawn Point (2010-ongoing). In 2017, Steven was also regular panellist on ABC2’s Whovians with Rove, Australia’s companion programme to the BBC Worldwide globally renowned series, Doctor Who.

Steven is one of Australia’s most well-known video game critics, attending conventions and speaking at corporate and public events on a regular basis. In April 2017, Steven began regularly live streaming on the video game service Twitch, and has become one of Australia’s biggest streamers with a growing following of over 20,000.

Steven recently co-created and played the lead in the sci-fi narrative comedy Trip For Biscuits, a Screen Australia and ABC ME co-production, which premiered on ABC iView in March 2017.

In 2016 in conjunction with Scholastic, Steven co-wrote the children’s Book series Pixel Raiders. Eight books have been commissioned, and the series has been sold into overseas distribution including the US, France, and more.

Steven’s other interests lie in improvisational comedy, technology, video games, and science fiction.