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  • Ahmed Ahmed

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    Egyptian-American Ahmed Ahmed is an actor, comedian, producer, director and the best ambassador of comedy you’ll ever meet! Ahmed joins Steve Byrne, Owen Benjamin and Roy Wood Jr. as the Sullivan & Son Comedy Tour comes to Zanies on Thursday, May 15th.  He will also host all shows at Zanies throughout the festival. Ahmed is a regular on the TBS hit comedy show Sullivan and S...


  • Neal Brennan

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      Neal Brennan is a writer, director, and comedian. He is the co-creator of “Chappelle’s Show,” for which he received three Emmy nominations. (Winning None! He co-wrote the film “Half Baked,” and directed the film, “The Goods,” starring Jeremy Piven, Ed Helms, Ken Jeong and Will Ferrell. He also collaborates regularly with Seth Meyers, writi...


  • Bill Burr

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    Bill Burr is an American comedian or a comedian from the North American Union, depending on when you read this. He grew up outside of Boston, Massachusetts and did fairly poorly in school, despite the fact that he applied himself. Having first gained notoriety for his recurring role on the second season of Chappelle’s Show, Bill developed a comedic style of uninformed logic that has made ...


  • Louis C.K.

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      Louis C.K. is one of the most honest and respected comedic voices of his generation, finding success in both television and film as well as the live stage. Currently he serves as executive producer, writer, director and editor of Louie. Louis was nominated for four 2011 Emmy Awards for Louie and his most recent standup special “Hilarious” including “Outstanding Lead...


  • John Caparulo

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    Comedian John Caparulo is perhaps best known as the under-dressed everyman on the E! hit show, Chelsea Lately.  Cap, as he's known by his friends and fans, has also made multiple appearances on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Comedy Central Presents, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Next Generation of Blue Collar, and as a standout performer in Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show.  His...


  • Jerrod Carmichael

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    Jerrod Carmichael is an LA based standup and performer originally from Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He has been crafting his standup for over three years and this year was featured in Variety as being one of the top ten comics to watch, as well as being one of the New Faces at the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival.   Jerrod is a regular around some of LA’s favorite standup shows, in...


  • Dave Chappelle

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    David Khari Webber "Dave" Chappelle[4] (born August 24, 1973)[1] is an American comedian, screenwriter, television/film producer, and actor. In 2003, he became widely known for his popular sketch comedy television series, Chappelle's Show. Comedy Central ranked him forty-third in the list of the 100 greatest stand-up comedians.[5]


  • Whitney Cummings

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    Whitney Cummings is a Los Angeles based comedian, actor, writer and producer. Cummings co-created and co-wrote, along with Michael Patrick King, the CBS comedy 2 Broke Girls, which will return this Fall for a 3rd season. She also wrote, produced and starred in her autobiographical sitcom Whitney, which aired on NBC for 2 seasons between September 2011 – April 2013. Cummings appears reg...


  • Dov Davidoff

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    Dov Davidoff grew up in a junkyard, lost his virginity at the age of twelve with a prostitute in Mexico, and is incredibly funny (all true). Combining hyper ADD with an amusingly acute take on things- Davidoff puts on one of the most high intensity shows in standup- making himself an audience favorite.  Voted Top Ten Comedy Albums of 08’ on iTunes and PUNCHLINE magazine, his CD,...


  • Chris DElia

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    Chris D’Elia is quickly becoming one of the most sought after young comedians and actors in the comedy world. Recently named one of Variety’s “Top 10 Comics to Watch,” D’Elia can next be seen starring as Danny on NBC’s new comedy Undateable. He previously starred opposite Whitney Cummings on NBC’s multi-camera comedy Whitney. D’Elia quickly be...


  • Ian Edwards

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  • Bret Ernst

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    Bret is considered one of the best comedians in the business today, and has been written up in trade magazines like THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER and VARIETY, as well as being mentioned in national magazines like MAXIM, ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY, and ROLLING STONE. His COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS was voted one of the Top 5 specials of 2011 by Comedy Central viewers, and his comedy album “AMERICAN COMIC&r...


  • Fortune Feimster

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    Fortune Feimster made her national TV debut in 2010 on NBC’s Last Comic Standing,where she finished as a semi-finalist. That same year she was selected to perform in the New Faces showcase at the Montreal Just For Laughs Comedy Festival. Now Fortune is a full-time writer and roundtable regular on the E! Network’s popular late night talk show, "Chelsea Lately," with Chelsea Ha...


  • Kirk Fox

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    Kirk Fox is an actor, writer, producer and award-winning stand-up comedian. Fox is the host of the syndicated daytime conflict talk show The Test. Fox has a recurring role on NBC’s hit comedy Parks and Recreation as Sewage Joe. Other recent acting credits include playing Mr. March on Nickelodeon’s How to Rock, the TBS comedy, Who Gets the Last Laugh?, and a guest appearance on NBC&r...


  • Jeff Garlin

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    Jeff Garlin’s talent encompasses writing, producing, directing, acting and performing stand-up comedy. Garlin both co-stars and executive produces the HBO series “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” starring “Seinfeld” creator Larry David. The unique comedy features Garlin as David’s loyal manager, Jeff Greene. The critically acclaimed series has won the Golden Globe Awa...


  • Dom Irrera

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    Nominated, six times for an American Comedy Award, Dom Irrera's stand-up material was honed in a multi-generational Italian household in South Philadelphia with his mother, sister, grandmother, uncles and cousins all under one very big roof. A great-grandmother even lived across the street. Together there were three floors and four generations of family. His first big break was his performance on...


  • Jim Jefferies

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      Jim Jefferies, hailing from Australia, headlines around the globe this year with his most recent tour self-titled simply JIM JEFFERIES. In keeping with his reputation for being brutally honest, Jim cleverly subverts our expectation as he takes on topics such as fatherhood, love and education as well as his favourites: religion, porn and politics. On the heels of his third one hour wildly...


  • Maz Jobrani

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    Maz Jobrani is a founding member of The Axis of Evil Comedy Tour, which aired on Comedy Central in 2007. He has had two Showtime comedy specials, “I Come In Peace” and “Brown and Friendly,” and performs stand-up comedy around the world, including the Middle East where he performed in front of the King of Jordan. Maz starred in the films “Friday After Next,” &ldq...


  • Leslie Jones

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    Memphis, Tennessee was home until her dad took a job in Los Angeles at StevieWonder’s radio station, KJLH, as a electronic engineer. “I went to high school in Lynwood. I played basketball to please my dad. I also got free shoes and could miss class. When they told me I could get a scholarship to college I said cool. Where am I going.” College first took her to Chapman in t...


  • Moshe Kasher

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    Moshe Kasher. Comedian. Child Genius. Jew. Jew Comedian. OBGYN. Pleasure center. Good tipper. Guiding light. Beefcake. He lives alone in LA.  Featured on: NBC's  E!’s “Chelsea Lately”,"Late Night With Jimmy Fallon", Comedy Central,  "Conan",”Carson Daly”, Showtime's “Shameless”, MTV. He is a writer on NBC's "T...


  • Michael Kosta

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    Michael Kosta is an accomplished stand-up comedian, actor, host and former professional tennis player. He was most recently the co-host of Fox Sports 1’s series, Crowd Goes Wild, opposite Regis Philbin.  Kosta is remembered for the successful segments “This Week in Punting,” “Questions out of Left Field,” “Stupid Sports Stuff You Can Actually Buy Online,&rd...


  • Nick Kroll

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    Nick leads the pack of a new generation of comedy minds as a versatile actor, writer and producer. Currently, Nick stars on FX's critically acclaimed series, THE LEAGUE, a part-improv, part-scripted comedy . Nick’s Comedy Central Series, THE NICK SHOW KROLL, which he created and stars in, will premiere on the network in 2012. Nick’s Comedy Central hour-long special, THANK YOU VERY C...


  • Bobby Lee

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    Bobby Lee, best known from his numerous years as a cast member on Madtv, can now be seen as a regular guest on E!’s “Chelsea Lately” and has been touring the country year?round with his hilariously unpredictable stand?up. A native of San Diego, CA, Lee was expected to follow in his father's footsteps, running the family clothing store. After stints in a local rock band and at th...


  • Natasha Leggero

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    She currently stars in Comedy Central's new hit animated series UGLY AMERICANS as well as NICK SWARDSON’S PRETEND TIME. She played various pants-less deviants on RENO 911 and has starred in IT'S ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA, SAMANTHA WHO?, AQUA TEEN HUNGER FORCE , THE LIFE AND TIMES OF TIM, WORSTWEEK, TIL DEATH, and THE SARAH SILVERMAN PROGRAM . Natasha is an accomplished stand-up with appe...


  • David Letterman

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  • Sebastian Maniscalco

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    What’s Wrong With People? asks Sebastian Maniscalco in his hilarious new hit stand-up special airing on Showtime and available on DVD nationwide on March 27th. In What's Wrong With People? he brings his witheringly sarcastic and exasperated take on modern behavior and decorum, trying to bridge the gap between the Italian-American Old World he grew up in and the contemporary frenetic w...


  • Chelsea Peretti

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    Chelsea Peretti is a stand-up comedian, actress and writer who currently appears in FOX’s hit series, “Brooklyn Nine-Nine.” The show won two Golden Globe Awards in 2014 including one for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy. Peretti stars alongside Andy Samberg, Terry Crews and Joe Lo Truglio as ‘Gina Linetti,’ the 99th precinct’s administrator. &...


  • Russell Peters

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    "After selling out arenas around the world and setting attendance records globally with his Notorious World Tour; Russell Peters returns to his club roots as he starts working on new material for his next hilarious global conquest.   These shows are a work in progress, with a rare opportunity to see this global comedy rock star up close and personal.   Russell Peters late...


  • Steve Rannazzisi

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    Stephen Rannazzisi plays "Kevin," the League Commissioner on FX’s hit show The League. He was the first one of the group to get married and have a kid, which makes him as close as it gets to an adult in this group. He started the League because he thought it would be fun but now has realized it just means babysitting seven more children. Actor/comedian Rannazzisi got his first tas...


  • Ari Shaffir

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    Standup comedian and actor Ari Shaffir describes his comedy as a puppet show, but way filthier and without the puppets. He was a featured standup on the HBO comedy series Down and Dirty with Jim Norton and performed at the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal and Toronto, the San Francisco SketchFest, and the Bridgetown Comedy Festival in Portland. Shaffir’s satirical shorts &ldquo...


  • Pauly Shore

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    Born into a life of comedy, Pauly Shore is seared into the public consciousness for his attention- grabbing comedic talents, and his meteoric rise to notoriety in the 1990’s with starring roles in popular film comedies, acting-up as MTV “VJ” and show host, and performing his stand-up at national comedy clubs, including legendary venue The Comedy Store – where Pauly...


  • Benji Aflalo

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  • Jeff Altman

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    Jeff's stand-up and acting have come a long way since those days. He appears regularly on "The Late Show with David Letterman," has guest-starred in dozens of network prime-time shows, such as "Caroline in the City," "Land's End" and "Baywatch," and has produced and starred in two critically-acclaimed Showtime specials – "Jeff Altman's Scrapbook" and "Sweet & Meaty." A few years ago, he record...


  • Louie Anderson

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    Two-time Emmy award winner Louie Anderson is one of the country’s most recognized and adored comics and was named by Comedy Central as “One of 100 Greatest Stand-Up Comedians of All Time.” Currently he is headlining in his own stand up show, “Louie Live” at the Plaza Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. Anderson began his career at a comedy club in ...


  • Fahim Anwar

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    Fahim Anwar is a Los Angeles-based standup comedian, actor and writer. He has performed as one of the “New Faces” at the JUST FOR LAUGHS FESTIVAL in Montreal. A regular in the L.A. comedy scene, and a finalist at NBC-Universal's Stand-Up for Diversity Showcase. In 2010 Fahim made his television debut with a large guest starring role on NBC's CHUCK. Most recently, he's recurred in seaso...


  • Dave Attell

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      Born in Queens and raised on Long Island, Dave Attell got into stand-up comedy in the late eighties after graduating from New York University with a degree in Film and Television. Attell used this prestigious degree to land amazing jobs in the food service industry - as a waiter. At night he would hit the "open mic" circuit in Manhattan. After many years, Attell worked his way up...


  • Tony Baker

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    Tony Baker is making a lot of noise on the Hollywood Comedy Scene.  In a short time he has made his presence felt at all the major comedy clubs in the LA area.  He hails from Chicago and honed his stage presence while living and going to college in New Mexico.  The married father of 2 balances family, acting & comedy well.  He is the winner of the Uncle Clyde's Comedy Compe...


  • Roseanne Barr

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    is an American actress, comedian, writer, television producer and director. Barr won both an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her work on Roseanne. In addition, she has won six People's Choice Awards, three American Comedy Awards, and a Kids Choice Award. In 2008, Barr and the cast of Roseanne were honored with the Innovator Award at the TV Land Awards.


  • Don Barris

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    Don's has an unique brand of comedy unlike most other comics and that makes him the clubs perfect closing act every night. Don was the co-creater/star of the cult classic film, "Windy City Heat", which was developed in the Comedy Store's Belly Room. The show is now called The Ding-Dong Show and it continues every Monday night as it has since 1992 making it the longest running show in the clubs his...


  • Byron Bowers

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    Atlanta Raised Byron Bowers grew up on that line between the middle class and the lower class. Emerging from a Black community and educated in a white middle class community gives him some the most diverse observations in the world. Byron Bowers’ obsession for success drives his ability to connect with any audience. He compels audiences because of his smooth delivery—he's a poised punc...


  • Kevin Christy

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     I Kevin Christy was born and raised in Los Angeles CA. I have performed all over the country for very little money. You may have seen me on such shows as Mad Men, How I met you mother, Grey's Anatomy, Malcolm in the Middle C.S.I, Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Bones, as well as other television shows whose names have been forgotten due to low quality. Amongst my friends and family I am know a...


  • Sandy Danto

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    It's noon and in Los Angeles there is one hilarious individual and right now he's sleeping. Yes, sleeping. It's noon. The temperature is rising. The Sun is starring daggers at us and this man, Detroit-native SANDY DANTO continues his slumber. Why is he sleeping? Because he can. The difference between the reader and him is that when he wakes up, he's not popping out of a dream. H...


  • Andrew Dice Clay

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    Andrew Dice Clay is proud to be America's controversial and outrageous comic of all time. And it’s that persona that has made Clay “The Undisputed “Heavy Weight King of Comedy.” And now he adds a new nickname to his resume when he premieres his first stand- up special in 17 years on Showtime on December 31 st simply titled Andrew Dice Clay: INDESTRUCTIBLE. Over the l...


  • Tony Hinchcliffe

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      Always the verbal assassin, Tony Hinchcliffe is a rising standup comedian who is best known for his work at The Comedy Store, the DeathSquad Podcast Network, and Comedy Central's "The Burn". Tony has worked with Jeff Ross for years as a consultant to The Comedy Central Roasts and his one hour special Jeff Ross Roasts America. Tony has toured the country with other greats as well ...


  • Rick Ingraham

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    Started stand-up comedy at Stanford and Sons Comedy Club in Kansas City (little Hollywood). After two years in the fast-paced, highly competetive Kansas City comedy scene, I moved to L.A. and started doing comedy full time. I’ve been a regular at the Hollywood Comedy Store since 2003, performing 5 nights a week. I also perform at the "Comedy and Magic Club" in Hermosa beach occasionally, and I’ve ...


  • Eleanor Kerrigan

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    Eleanor J. Kerrigan is the latest in a long line of historically funny women who cut their teeth at the World Famous Comedy Store. Starting out as a waitress there, Eleanor learned the ropes of comedy, all the while making the best comics in the country laugh, in the kitchen of the club. It would take several years and lots of pushing from one of her biggest fans, Andrew Dice Clay, to finally get ...


  • Freddy Lockhart

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  • April Macie

    April Macie View Profile

    Do you remember the girl in your high school who had a horrible rumor spread  about her? It might have involved a football team, or a dog and some peanut butter or maybe processed meat. Well, that girl in Easton, Pennsylvania was April Macie. So, where did she turn for comfort? While some might turn to the Lord, April turned to promiscuity. Promiscuity and then comedy. With her...


  • Al Madrigal

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      Named Best Stand-Up Comedian by the HBO/U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Al Madrigal's comedy has been called "dynamic" by The New York Times. He is now a seasoned correspondent on "The Daily Show." His unique, spontaneous and fast-paced lyrical storytelling style has made him a regular on television with numerous appearances on Comedy Central including his...


  • Justin Martindale

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  • Shawn Pelofsky

    Shawn Pelofsky View Profile

    This sassy female will blow you away with her physical comedy and high energy. If Dane Cook and Kathy Griffin were to have a love child, then this would be your comic for hire. Shawn will take you on a wild ride with her outrageous impersonations and knowledge of pop culture. Her ability to nickname and work a crowd will blow your mind. Once you “Stretch it Out” with Shawn Pelofsky, you will never...


  • Rowdy Roddy Piper

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  • Chris Rock

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  • Andrew Santino

    Andrew Santino View Profile

    Andrew Santino Andrew is currently a lead on ABC's new series MIXOLOGY, written and produced by the creators of THE HANGOVER. Andrew was recently named comedy central's top 10 comedians to watch and performed at the Montreal for the 2013 JUST FOR LAUGHS comedy festival. He also recently Guest Starred on Adult Swim's CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL, on Netflix's ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT, HBO...


  • Sarah Silverman

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  • Steve Simeone

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     Steve Simeone grew up in Suburban Philadelphia, the middle of three brothers. He developed his unique high energy style of storytelling around the family dinner table competing for laughs on a nightly basis. Whether in the classroom or at home, Steve always seemed happiest making people laugh, even if it meant he sometimes got into trouble. After graduating from Loyola College in Maryland ...


  • Owen Smith

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  • Brody Stevens

    Brody Stevens View Profile

    Brody Stevens is the executive producer and star of the unique Comedy Central TV series “Brody Stevens: Enjoy It!”, co-created and produced by Zach Galifianakis. Brody is also the host of two popular podcast series - “The Steven Brody Stevens Festival of Friendship” on the Feral Audio Network, and “Brode and Esther” on Deathsquad. In addition, Brody hosted his o...


  • Sarah Tiana

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  • Jesus Trejo

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    Jesus Trejo Bio A native of Long Beach, CA, Jesus Trejo, has been described as one of funniest young comics to look out for.  His high-energy performance is a fusion of characters, storytelling, and physical comedy that paint a picture from within the world he grew up. Jesus’s work ethic has earned him spots opening for the likes of: Steve Trevino, Pauly Shore, Steve Byrne, and Russ...


  • Steve Trevino

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  • Sam Tripoli

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    Sam Tripoli views comedy as a calling rather a profession. It’s a passion that he’s been preaching to audiences at comedy clubs across the country and on television, including Comedy Centrals’ “Premium Blend” (receiving only one of two standing ovations in the history of the show), a frolicsome turn as a male escort for E! Entertainment’s “Party @ the Palm...


  • Melissa Villasenor

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    Melissa Villasenor is a stand-up comedian and impressionist who is currently in the Finals of NBC’s hit show, “America’s Got Talent.” She grew up in Los Angeles and started stand up in Comedy Camp at the age of 15. And now, you can catch her as a regular at the Improv, Comedy Store and Comedy and Magic Club. Melissa made her first TV appearance doing Ellen DeGeneres and...


  • Theo Von

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  • Mike Young

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    Mike is the creator and host of the “Young American Comedy Tour,” an international tour showcasing stand-up comedians. After performing at the Montreal Comedy Festival, Mike developed sitcoms with Warner Bros. and ABC. As a writer, Young has written a one-hour for HBO, the feature film "Right Angle," with Aaron Paul, Marcia Gay Harden and James Woods and is currently dev...


  • Nick Youssef

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    Nick Youssef is a Los Angeles-based comedian and actor whose been seen in numerous national TV commercials, guest roles on sitcoms such as NBCs Animal Practice and in the popular video game, LA Noire. When not on tour, Nick hosts the Occasionally Awesome podcast on the All Things Comedy network and can be seen performing stand up at The Comedy Store, Laugh Factory and Improv comedy clubs in Hollyw...


  • Mike Black

    Mike Black View Profile

    I Am Mike Black, A Comedian. I Do Other Things As Well Such As Act, Write (Although Most Of My Writing Is Also Comedic), Draw, Read And Once In A Blue Moon Direct. If You're Reading This We Probably Met At A Show Or Have Worked Together In Some Capacity. If We Haven't Met I Perform Pretty Regularly At The Improv On Melrose And Sometimes At The Comedy Store On Sunset, So If You Go There And See Me ...


  • Angelo Bowers

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    Started doing stand-up comedy at Laundromats, bars, and cafe's in San Francisco. Currently does comedy in Los Angeles at various Laundromats, bars, and cafe's.


  • Eliot Chang

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    Eliot Chang's Comedy Central Half Hour was voted #2 in Comedy Central's Stand Up Showdown.  He has also appeared on Showtime and E!'s "Chelsea Lately."  Every year Eliot tours America and has performed at over 400 colleges.  Born and raised in NY, he currently resides in Los Angeles.  He travels regularly between both coasts for proj...


  • Dean Delray

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    A throwback to the days of rock-star comics, Bay-area bred Dean Delray is an enigmatic funny man who brings the party to the stage and pulls no punches with his rock n roll-infused comedy. With subject matter that draws from and mirrors his own crazy life in music and comedy, sex, drugs, and rock-n-roll are all dished up Delray style: raw and honest with a razor-sharp edge! Delray is a motorcyc...


  • Mat Edgar

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    Native to southern California Mat Edgar was born from a French Italian father and a Latin mother. Growing up, Mat moved many times up and down the west coast living in both rich and poor neighborhoods exposing him to many diversities such as race and class. This influenced his life both socially and comedically. Mat Edgar started off his stand up comedy career as a door guy at the world famous Com...


  • Judah Friedlander

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      The World Champion Judah Friedlander   On the comedy stage, Judah Friedlander is The World Champion. He is the best athlete in the world, greatest martial artist, the sexual desire of every woman, and a role model to children. Let’s face it, Judah is the greatest comedian in the world… And the most humble. Judah is an extra-dark blackbelt in karate. Judah is known to c...


  • Shawn Halpin

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    Shawn Halpin started his Comedy career in Dallas. Since moving to LA Shawn became the feature act for Pauly Shore on the "The Pauly Shore Tour", and for Tom Green on the "The Tom Green World Stand Up Comedy Tour”. Shawn has also performed in the Melbourne Comedy Festival, Sydney Comedy Festival, Boston Comedy Festival and is a regular at The World Famous Comedy Store in Hollyw...


  • Argus Hamilton

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    Who is Argus Hamilton, and why is everybody quoting him? Meet the funniest topical comedian in America, the man Robin Williams once called "the Will Rogers of the Baby Boom." Argus Hamilton's daily column of jokes on the news, now carried in over 100 newspapers across the United States, is also read and heard by millions on the Internet and on radio stations across the country. Arg...


  • Melinda Hill

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    MELINDA HILL has performed stand-up all over the world, and is an accomplished actress and writer. LA Weekly describes her as, “bubbly, adorable, outlandish, funny,” and Buzzine Magazine claims she “puts the fun back in funny and the smart back in smarty- pants.” In 2010 she appeared in several sketches on Comedy Central’s Pretend Time with Nick Swardson (produce...


  • Willie Hunter

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    Stand-up comedian / writer / /Talk Show host Willie was born and raised in Alabama. He's the "oldest of five, but acted like the youngest of five," as he would put it. Willie attended Auburn University. War Eagle! He has made name for himself as a stand-up comedian. He tells jokes that range from being intellectually surperior to his Southern comrades, to telling jokes about the societ...


  • Heath Hyche

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    www.TheHeathShow.com A native of Birmingham, Alabama, Heath Hyche was bitten by the acting bug when he wore a giant orange costume as his high school's mascot.   In college, Heath won Auburn University's title of  "The Funniest Person on Campus". He went on to perform at an open-mic audition at the Birmingham Comedy Club which launched his career into stand-up comedy. As a g...


  • Aron Kader

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    Aron likes to thank his Palestinian father and Mormon mother for giving him so many reasons to be a comedian. After growing up partly in Utah but mostly in the Washington D.C. area Aron moved to Hollywood at nineteen years old to pursue comedy and acting. Known for his ability to talk about sensitive political and social subjects in his humor, as well as his ability to do impressions made him a st...


  • Matt Knost

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  • Stephen Kramer Glickman

    Stephen Kramer Glickman View Profile

     Stephen is known for “Gustavo Rocque” on “Big Time Rush” tv series and “The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It” film playing the role of “Seth”. Stephen plays the larger than life record executive “Gustovo Rocque” on Nickelodeon’s “Big Time Rush” which can best be describe...


  • Mack Lindsay

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    Mack enjoys performing and doing what he does.


  • Brady Matthews

    Brady Matthews View Profile

    Brady Matthews’s high energy, good looks and witty personality make him standout amongst other young comedians in the country today. Born in Boston and raised in Chicago, Brady grew up making his friends and family laugh, catapulting him into becoming the standup comedian he is today. After winning the Uncle Clyde’s Comedy Competition at the Ice House in 2007, Brady knew being on st...


  • Cort McCown

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    Cort McCown has been performing all over the country for the last 9 years. He is a regular performer on “The Playboy Comedy Tour” at The Palms in Vegas. During the late 80’s Cort appeared in several films and TV shows. His more memorable films include “Can’t Buy Me Love” and “Teenwolf”. Some of his TV appearances include “Lucky”, “H...


  • Christina Pazsitzky

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    Christina Pazsitzky (pronounced Puh-shit-ski) is a Stand-Up Comedian, Writer and Los Angeles native who spent her formative years in the food court of the Sherman Oaks Galleria. She’s been a regular Round Table guest and Writer on the E! show Chelsea Lately and is a series regular on Tru TV’s World’s Dumbest. Christina headlines clubs around the country and has entertained ou...


  • Chris Porter

    Chris Porter View Profile

    Best known for his third place finish on the season 4 of Last Comic Standing, Chris Porter has been a touring comic since he was 23. Since the beginning Chris’ raw energy and unique perspective has distinguished him as one of the elite comics in the industry. Born and raised in Kansas City, Chris brings a true stand-up experience to his live shows. There are no sound cues, no puppets, a...


  • Esther Povitsky

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    While other children watched cartoons and played video games, Esther was watching Saturday Night Live at age 2, and was starving to see Second City shows every other weekend. Esther considers herself a "Theatrical Comedian" and has comedic obsessions and references from the LA comedy scene. Esther can be seen as a day-player on ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live!


  • Jade Catta- Preta

    Jade Catta- Preta View Profile

    Jade Catta-Preta has performed across the country with Bill Burr, Kevin Nealon and Bobby Lee. She is a regular at The Improv, Laugh Factory and The Comedy Store. She was a cast member last year on Punk'd, and guest starred on "Two Broke Girls" and "The Office." You can watch her opposite Steve Rannazzisi in "Daddy's Knows Best," on Hulu's "The Morning After"...


  • Francisco Ramos

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  • Adam Ray

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    Adam is a graduate of the USC Acting Conservatory. His junior year he studied abroad in London at the British American Drama Academy. Since 2007, Adam has spent time doing improv with the UCB theater in NYC and LA. His TV credits include ABC’s “According to Jim,” MTV’s “Human Giant”, Adult Swim’s “NTSF:SD:SUV” and CBS’s “Two Broke G...


  • Barry Rothbart

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    Barry Rothbart is one of the young rising stars in comedy today, appearing recently on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, starring in the new season of MTV’s “Punk’d” and landing a role as “Ben” on TNT’s “Men of A Certain Age”. He also co-wrote and starredin the IFC Channel show “Do Whatever”, as well as a series of national commercial...


  • Brian Scolaro

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    Brian Scolaro is an actor, writer, and stand-up comedian. He is most known for being Doug on TBS's "SULLIVAN AND SON", Stuart on FOX's "STACKED", and Gordon on NBC's "THREE SISTERS". He has also acted on SHOWTIME'S "DEXTER," AMC's "MAD MEN", ABC's "GREY'S ANATOMY," NBC's "HARRY'S LAW," TNT's "MEN OF A CERTAIN AGE", DI...


  • Jimmy Shubert

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    JIMMY SHUBERT BIOGRAPHY Jimmy Shubert delivers ‘tough love’ with side-splitting skill. He is every bit as satisfying as Lewis Black at his best. -- San Antonio Express News Whether it’s appearing in major motion pictures & popular television shows or blowing the roof off any A list comedy club in the across the country, Jimmy Shubert has built a very impress...


  • KT Tatara

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  • David Taylor

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  • Yoursie Thomas

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    New Jersey native Yoursie Thomas, was born and raised in the rugged housing projects of Atlantic City. His only survival tool was humor, keeping the hoodlums laughing long enough to distract them from noticing his inability to fight. Yoursie has performed around the world and is becoming one of the most sought after talents in the business. With a unique combination of impressions, quick wit an...


  •  Walsh Brothers

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  • Bob Wheeler

    Bob Wheeler View Profile

    Until recently, Bob, like most other standup comics and actors, was employed as a Certified Public Accountant. Deciding to expound on that exciting lifestyle, he began to dabble in the world of comedy. Bob Wheeler has been performing standup comedy for several years. Bob has performed at various venues throughout the country but calls the Comedy Store his home base. He is also the CPA for the Com...


  • Katt Williams

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    “My goal is to build a comedy empire and help restore dignity to our profession. It’s the best I ever feel when I’m on stage, putting the thoughts from my head into those of an audience.  Applause is my drug of choice.” – Katt Williams     Known just as much for his permed hair as he is for his animated performances and quick wit, comedian Katt Willi...


  • Sandra Bernhard

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    Since she first stepped on stage at the Comedy Store in the ‘70s Sandra Bernhard has been challenging fans and critics with her outrageous humor, keen satire and rollicking stage shows. “Give the dame her due,” writes the New York Times, “It's invigorating to be in the presence of a true original.” Bernhard, who writes and develops all of her own material, has produc...


  • Sklar Brothers

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    Randy and Jason Sklar began as one zygote and later guest starred in many TV shows, including an Emmy Award winning episode of HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm, the FX hit “It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, as well as Adult Swim’s Childrens’ Hospital. They starred as conjoined twins in a memorable episode of Grey's Anatomy and as warring agent...


  • Brandon Christy

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    Brandon Christy is an Englishman in L.A.. After tiring of a successful career as a music producer, he started performing stand-up comedy in 2008 and has since become a regular on the Los Angeles comedy scene. Brandon has travelled the United States performing with headliners such as Bobby Lee, Chris D'Elia, Freddy Lockhart, Nick Youssef and Chris Porter. Brandon and Chris have a Southern Rock band...


  • Bill Hicks

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  • Paul Mooney

    Paul Mooney View Profile

      B a c k g r o u n d Paul Mooney was born in Louisiana, and later grew up in Oakland, California. Mooney became a ringmaster with the Charles Gody Circus. During his stint as ringmaster, he always found himself writing comedy and telling jokes, which would later help Mooney land his first professional work as a writer for Richard Pryor. C a r e e r Paul Mooney wrote s...


  • Joe Rogan

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    “One of the most complex and exciting stand-ups working in America today.  Like an idealistic hippy stuck inside the body of a testosterone-pumped US marine.  He’s been likened to late great US comedians such as Bill Hicks and Sam Kinison, but although he exhibits a similar brand of furious indignation, his observations and revelations are entirely his own.  His angry...


  • Vicki Barbolak

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    Vicki was recently selected by Bob Reid and Mark Ross, the Talent Coordinators of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno to be a member of Jay Leno’s Laugh Squad at NBC. She is the 2007 Winner of Nickelodeon’s “Funniest Mom in America” hosted by Rosanne Barr and is now touring major venues across the America in her own Show the Wild Girls of Comedy and Headlining the hilarious Funniest Housewives of ...


  • Adam Barnhardt

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  • Harry Basil

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  • Russell Brand

    Russell Brand View Profile

    is an English comedian, actor, columnist, author and presenter of radio and television. Brand achieved mainstream fame in the UK for presenting a Big Brother spin-off, Big Brother's Big Mouth, and for his radio show, among other television series and award ceremonies. He has also appeared in a number of films, including the romantic comedy Forgetting Sarah Marshall, St Trinian's, and Bedtime Stor...


  • Eddie Brill

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    Eddie Brill is a well respected and very funny stand up here in the USA and abroad. For the past sixteen years and counting, he has worked on The Late Show with David Letterman. He is currently the audience warm-up and for eleven years he was the Stand Up Comedy Talent Coordinator.   Eddie has taped more than 100 TV shows in six different countries...including ten appearances on The La...


  • Lois Bromfield

    Lois Bromfield View Profile

    I was born in Canada into a mentally ill family, somehow both my siblings are in show business. I went too New York City on a dare when I was 23. Fell in love with Americans and decided to stay in the country illegally and pursue a career in stand up Comedy. At the time there were no comedy clubs in Canada where a comic could work out. Of course now, there's Yuk Yuks , a major chain of comedy club...


  •  Burger

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    David Burger aka "BURGER" is a personable guy, who is like a "breath of fresh air". With his streetwise edgy flare, This father of three was a Special Education teacher in South Central LA for Ten years while raising his first two children as a single father. "BURGER" shows a rough vulnerability that regular people relate to.You will understand insta...


  • Steve Byrne

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    Join host Steve Byrne and band leader co-host Owen Benjamin on Friday and Saturday for Air Force Fun - the show to end all shows (and we only say that because it has such a late time slot)!   They’ll welcome friends and fellow comics to wrap up the festival happenings with a show of improv and no-holds barred, free thought, all within a talk show format.  Steve will al...


  • John Caponera

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    John Caponera always knew he wanted to be in show business but in what dimension was undetermined until the summer of 1979 when John entered a talent show at a local bar in Chicago. After doing several impressions, he walked away with the five hundred dollar winner's pot and a realization that he might have something to offer in the world of comedy. Caponera's instincts proved right and after t...


  • Pete Carboni

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  • George Carlin

    George Carlin View Profile

    George Denis Patrick Carlin (May 12, 1937 – June 22, 2008) was an American stand-up comedian, social critic, actor and author, who won five Grammy Awards for his comedy albums.[22] Carlin was noted for his black humor as well as his thoughts on politics, the English language, psychology, religion, and various taboo subjects. Carlin and his "Seven Dirty Words" comedy routine were c...


  • Blake Clark

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    Blake Clark (born February 2, 1946) is an American  actor, voice artist, comedian, and veteran of the Vietnam War, having served as a Captain with the 101st Airborne Division. Other than his acting, Clark is best known for his sound-alike voice of Jim Varney. Clark was born in Macon, Georgia. He graduated from LaGrange College in 1969 with a degree in the performing arts. Clark is frequ...


  • Cisco Clemente

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     Cisco has been referred to as brilliant, profound and a must see performer that can go from 0 to funny in a matter of nanoseconds. His electrifying show is full of non-stop laughs with material about true life events which he portrays with his natural talent and maximum funny. Cisco has been praised for his ability to deliver clean, thought-provoking humor, enabling him to perform in front o...


  • Tony Clifton

    Tony Clifton View Profile

    Clifton was discovered by Andy Kaufman in 1969, while performing in a seedy lounge in Las Vegas. Captivated, Kaufman engaged Tony to open for him on several occasions, most notably his historic "Carnegie Hall Concert." In the ‘80s, Clifton appeared numerous times on such shows as David Letterman and The Miss Piggy Special. Rodney Dangerfield hired Clifton to open for him at Bill ...


  • Sunda Croonquist

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    Comedian Sunda Croonquist was born in Paterson, New Jersey to an African-American mother and Swedish father.  Inspired by her father’s career as a musician and having a stage/pageant mom always having her involved in the arts, Sunda knew she wanted to be an entertainer at a very young age.  “My father was always proud of writing his own “patter”, patter i...


  • Rodney Dangerfield

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    His success was assured when he told his very first "no respect" joke: "I get no respect. I played hide-and-seek, and they wouldn't even look for me." Dangerfield would also tell conventional jokes in his act: "I grew up in a tough neighborhood. Tough neighborhood! Teachers would get notes from parents saying, 'Please excuse Johnny for the next 5-to-10 years!'" Danger...


  • Tommy Davidson

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    Tommy Davidson’s exceptional range – stand-up comedy and acting to versatile music ability – have earned him a reputation as an extraordinary performer. Best known as one of the original stars of the hit television show In Living Color, Tommy’s visibility increased rapidly and he became widely known for his innovative talent. Davidson started his career as a standup comed...


  • Barry Diamond

    Barry Diamond View Profile

    is somewhat of an enigma. He's been a professional stand-up comedian for almost 300 years and has appeared in many popular television shows, movies and traveling carnivals.   Diamond's credits are impressive. He has appeared in "Friends", "Seinfield", "Politically Incorrect", "Curb Your Enthusiasm” and every movie with the word “party” in...


  • Rusty Dooley

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  • Keith Ernst

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  • Little Esther

    Little Esther View Profile

    Little Esther is a comic and performance artist residing in Hollywood. Has been featured on Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Joe Rogan Experience, The Adam Carolla Show, WorldStarHipHop.com, The Naughty Show, and various national commercials. Esther has her own podcast under the name "Little Esther's Piecast." Her blogs and website can be found at www.littleesther.com and www.thesixinthecity.com


  • Mike Faverman

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  • Craig Ferguson

    Craig Ferguson View Profile

    is a Scottish American television host, stand-up comedian, writer, and actor. He is the host of The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, an Emmy Award-nominated late-night talk show that airs on CBS. In addition to hosting that program and performing stand-up comedy, Ferguson has written two books: Between the Bridge and the River, a novel, and American on Purpose, an autobiography. Before his c...


  • Charles Fleischer

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  • Jordy Fox

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  • Pablo Francisco

    Pablo Francisco View Profile

    When Pablo Francisco hits the stage, he immediately brings his audiences to their feet with boisterous laughter and applause. He weaves together his arsenal of characters, spontaneous outbursts, and clever insights to create a stand-up show that more resembles an hour-long comedic jazz riff.  He is an off-the-wall, animated character that points out the absurdity in an illogical, pop-cultu...


  • Matt Fulchiron

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     Known to those in the know as “The Full Charge,” Matt Fulchiron hardly lives up to his nickname. Worn down by relationships, adult responsibilities, and limited resources; Fulchiron coasts through his life and his act with a sarcastic and defeated outlook. Matt has performed on the television shows “Comedy Central Presents,” “Live at Gotham,” “The La...


  • Tim Gaither

    Tim Gaither View Profile

    It all began in church at the age of five...one Sunday the preacher called all the kids at the Southern Baptist church to the front to ask some questions in front of all the adults. When the preacher asked a small tow-headed boy what he thought hell would be like, he replied, "Preacher, hell will be hotter than the Wal Mart parking lot on the Fourth of July barefoot." The church erupted ...


  •  Gallagher

    Gallagher View Profile

    Sure, he’s the famous watermelon smasher. Yes, he literally INVENTED the television stand-up comedy special. Absolutely, 14 Showtime specials is a big deal. And certainly 3,500 live shows to capacity crowds is worth mentioning. But how about that he is the reason they invented Comedy Central? Or that before him no one ever had that level of interaction with a live audience? Or that he...


  • Todd Glass

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    Todd Glass (Born Kendall Todd Glass) is an American comedian from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was a contestant on the second and third seasons of NBC's Last Comic Standing and has appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn, the Sarah Silverman Program, Mr. Show with Bob and David, and his own Comedy Central Presents special. Todd also does a podca...


  • Whoopi Goldberg

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    is an American comedienne, actress, singer-songwriter and Emmy Award-winning talk show host. Goldberg made her film debut in The Color Purple (1985) playing Celie, a mistreated black woman in the south. She received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress and won her first Golden Globe Award for her role in the film. In 1990, she starred as Oda Mae Brown, a psychic helping a slain m...


  • Bobcat Goldthwait

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    Bobcat Goldthwait is one of the most recognizable comedians in show business and was ranked as the 61st greatest comedian of all time by Comedy Central. The genre-defying Police Academy alum has been on the creative fast track over the past several months unleashing his one-of-a-kind brand of comedy in his new Showtime special “You Don’t Look the Same Either” and his newest m...


  • Chelsea Handler

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    Superstar comedian Chelsea Handler is coming to the Wild West Comedy Festival in support of the release of her fifth book, Uganda Be Kidding Me.  She will be performing at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Jackson Hall on Saturday, May 17th.  Handler is one of the most exciting and successful figures in the entertainment industry as a stand up comedian, actress, bestselling au...


  • Shirley Hemphill

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  • Charlie Hill

    Charlie Hill View Profile

    Hill is a veteran Native American comedian whose laugh-out-loud comedy routines are seasoned with insightful cultural observations about modern America, and whose humor has helped break many stereotypes about Native Americans. Hill is the featured performer in the PBS program “On and Off the Res” from Native American Public Telecommunications, and he has appeared with such comedy stalwarts as Davi...


  • Adam Hunter

    Adam Hunter View Profile

    Adam Hunter is one of the hottest young stand up comedians around today. He is full of exciting energy that makes crowds go wild. He headlines all over the country, putting his heart and soul into every performance with an act that is brash, deep and most importantly, funny. Adam is one of the hardest working comics around, performing every night of the week, usually 2 or 3 shows a night. His live...


  • Gabriel Iglesias

    Gabriel Iglesias View Profile

    . . . performing to sold out audiences all over the United States and abroad. In addition to success as a standup comedian, Gabriel is making a name for himself in the feature film and television arenas. This past April Comedy Central premiered “Gabriel Iglesias: Aloha Fluffy” in an unprecedented two hour comedy special airing over two consecutive weekends. “Gabriel Iglesias: ...


  • Eddie Izzard

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  • Andy Kaufman

    Andy Kaufman View Profile

     was an American entertainer, actor and performance artist. While often referred to as a comedian, Kaufman did not consider himself one.[1] He disdained telling jokes and engaging in comedy as it was traditionally understood, referring to himself instead as a "song-and-dance man."


  • Sam Kinison

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  • Steve Kravitz

    Steve Kravitz View Profile

    Moved to San Francisco. Did my first stand up set in March of 1981. Have been earning a living doing stand up since June of 1981. A finalist in the San Francisco Comedy Competition in ’85, the only competition in the country at that time. Sinbad won, Ellen was second and then me. One of the original outlaws of comedy with Sam Kinison. I’ve worked with Drew Carey, Robin Williams, Dana Carvey, Rob S...


  • Carl Labove

    Carl Labove View Profile

    If the mark of a great entertainer is the ability to continually reinvent, create and astonish an audience, then Carl LaBove has undoubtedly made his mark. An original founding member of "The Outlaws of Comedy", His powerful approach to stand up comedy has been filling theaters and clubs for over 30 years. LaBove was born in Fort Worth Texas, grew up a military child, which required his...


  • Cathy Lewis

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  • Faizon Love

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  • Bill Maher

    Bill Maher View Profile

    is an American stand-up comedian, television host, social critic, political commentator, and author. Before his current role as the host of HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher, Maher hosted a similar late-night talk show called Politically Incorrect on Comedy Central and later on ABC. Maher is known for his political satire and sociopolitical commentary. His commentaries target a wide swath of topics...


  • Howie Mandel

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  • Cheech Marin

    Cheech Marin View Profile

    Richard Anthony "Cheech" Marin  is an American comedian and actor who gained recognition as part of the comedy act Cheech & Chong during the 1970s and early 1980s, and as Don Johnson's quick-and-scheme partner, Insp. Joe Dominguez on Nash Bridges.


  • Joey Marmo

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    Joey Marmo, with his hilarious renditions of his “Mother” and “Father” has taken L.A. by storm. His sultry, vindictive, martini drinking, cigarette smoking mother with her constant repetition of her son’s name, “JOSEPH”, would make Norman Bates mother look like a saint. His overbearing control freak father, with his hiked up pants, and Wally style glasses ...


  • Vargus Mason

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    The media dubbed Vargus “THE HUMAN CARTOON” at the 2002 San Francisco Comedy Competition. Using highly physical movement and an arsenal of animated voices, Vargus took 2nd place defeating 340 competitors world wide. Other national comedy titles include 2006 Top 10 Comics of Myspace, 2007 Finalist Purina Pet Comedy Competition, Semifinalist 2006 Boston International Comedy Festival an...


  • Ralphie May

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    Voted one of Variety’s “10 Comics to Watch,” Ralphie May has released, a record-setting, four one- hour comedy specials and will be releasing two more this year, proving that his relatable comedic genius is in higher demand than ever. In addition, he recently released a vintage comedy album recorded in Houston in 1998 and his new line of barbecue sauce called “Fat Baby J...


  • Carlos Mencia

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    Carlos Mencia is undoubtedly one of today’s most popular entertainers and comics. Whether it is man-on-the-street interviews, studio comedy, commercial parodies, nationwide sold-out tours, or films, Mencia demonstrates an extraordinary ability to connect with a wide and diverse audience. Mencia comes from a humble background, born in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, the 17th of 18 children. His pa...


  • Nader Modarres

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  • Alex Moore

    Alex Moore View Profile

    Standing almost 7 feet tall, Alex Moore is a true comedic giant. With his unique prospective and nonchalant delivery he brings big laughs everywhere he goes. Originally from the east coast, Alex moved to Los Angeles From Maine to pursue a Stand-up career after spending years working blue collar jobs. His down to earth, campfire-like style has quickly earned him a place at the table in the stand-up...


  • Brent Morin

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  • Eddie Murphy

    Eddie Murphy View Profile

    is an American actor, voice actor, film director, producer, comedian and singer. He is the second-highest grossing actor in motion picture history.[1][2] He was a regular cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1980 to 1984, and has worked as a stand-up comedian. He was ranked #10 on Comedy Central's list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time.[3] He has received Golden Globe Award nominatio...


  • Josh Nasar

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  • Taylor Negron

    Taylor Negron View Profile

    Taylor Negron, a native of Glendale, California, attended UCLA. He studied acting with Lee Strasberg and studied comedy at a private seminar taught by Lucille Ball. He went on to join the cast of an improvisational comedy group, whose ranks included talents like Robin Williams, Martin Short and Betty Thomas. In 1982 Negron made his motion-picture debut as a love-struck, pill-popping, danci...


  • Bob Oschack

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  •  Piper & Tupper

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    Piper and Tupper are a professional stand up comedy duo. Born at Woodstock in the summer of 1969, they began performing comedy at a very early age. The team's unique brand of comedy is a blend of Flight of the Conchords, Spinal Tap, Steve Martin, The Marx Brothers and Martin and Lewis. The raw comedic energy and humorous musical bits they produce onstage engulf their audiences like a whirling torn...


  • Jon Reep

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    Does this face look familiar? Maybe you remember Jon as the fifth season winner on NBC's "Last Comic Standing" or have seen him on Comedy Central's "Premium Blend" or the half-hour special "Comedy Central Presents: Jon Reep". If it’s not from his stand-up performances then you probably know Jon from Dodge's popular ad campaign as the "Hemi gu...


  • Brian Regan

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    Critics and peers agree: Brian Regan has distinguished himself as one of the premier comedians in the country. The perfect balance of sophisticated writing and physicality, Brian fills theaters nationwide with fervent fans that span generations. On November 25, Brian’s highly anticipated second album, All By Myself, was released on CD available only through his website. The live concert r...


  • Jeff Richards

    Jeff Richards View Profile

      Jeff Richards joined the cast of Saturday Night Live as a Featured Player in September 2001. Jeff comes to SNL after touring the country doing stand-up comedy and impressions.   Growing up in Walnut Creek, California a suburb of San Francisco, Jeff excelled in both football and baseball. When a knee injury forced him off the field in his senior year of high school, he focused on pub...


  • Leonard Robinson

    Leonard Robinson View Profile

    Leonard Robinson is quickly becoming one of the entertainment industries most sought after talents. Whether he’s stealing scenes on tv or film, bringing his hilarious brand of stand-up comedy to clubs and colleges or performing long-form improv, Leonard is always a hit. Currently touring colleges across the country, Leonard’s growing popularity is clearly justified by his brilliant act...


  • Bob Saget

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    Yes, Bob Saget has starred in many successful television shows, including two of the most family-friendly shows network TV has ever produced ("Full House" and "Americas Funniest Home Videos") but he's also an out of his mind, Grammy-nominated standup comedian for over thirty years. From his his HBO special "That Ain't Right" to his scene-stealing cameos in "Entou...


  • Robert Schimmel

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    Raunchy stand-up Robert Schimmel began his career while visiting his sister in Los Angeles; without his knowledge she submitted his name for a local comedy club's open-mic night, and after getting over the shock of being called onstage he improvised a routine which so impressed the club's owner that he invited Schimmel to perform there anytime he wished. He immediately sold his Scottsdale, Arizona...


  •  Shawn and Marlon Wayans

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    The Wayans family is filled with talented members, so there is no surprise that the two youngest brothers, Shawn and Marlon Wayans, have followed in their family's footsteps as Hollywood icons. These two comedic prodigies have accomplished a lot in their relatively short careers so far. Both Shawn and Marlon Wayans made their acting debut in 1989 in their brother Keenen Ivory Wayans’ featur...


  •  Shoemaker - The Lovemaster

    Shoemaker - The Lovemaster View Profile

    Craig Shoemaker is a modern day Renaissance man. Best known for his engaging, relatable standup and his iconic baritone-voiced character, “The Lovemaster”, Craig delights every audience with his multi-dimensional ability to entertain in a way that is not only amusing but also relevant. Craig has had several successful solo TV stand-up specials, co-starred in numerous films...


  • Sammy Shore

    Sammy Shore View Profile

    Sammy Shore currently performs his standup comedy routine in nightclubs and casinos across America, including most recently, Las Vegas, Reno, and Laughlin, Nevada. Throughout 2009 Sammy performed his "Two Gals & a Geezer" show at the Tropicana Laughlin and performed regularly at Sammy's Comedy by the Shore, a comedy room named in his honor at the River Palms Hotel in Laughlin. For a full list o...


  • Barry Sobel

    Barry Sobel View Profile

    Sobel grew up in New York City. During the 1980s, Sobel toured the comedy circuit heavily. His routine centered around rapping in a Beastie Boys style. In the 1987 film, Punchline, he had a small part, but played a more prominent off screen role as comedic advisor to Tom Hanks.According to Sobel, Hanks caught his act which stylistically was considered 'dangerous' as was the character Hanks...


  • P.J. Stansbury

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  • Judy Tenuta

    Judy Tenuta View Profile

    Judy Tenuta is the most famous person who has ever lived... and if you don't believe it, just ask her. Judy is a triple threat in the sense that she has a strong stage, television, comedy, and film credits with a large fan base. She has appeared in "The Vagina Monologues", "Menopause the Musical", both in L.A. and Chicago, and she's had her own stand-up specials on Showtime, HB...


  • Lily Tomlin

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    Lily Tomlin rose to national prominence in 1969 on the television series, Laugh-In, with her characterizations of Ernestine, the irascible telephone operator, and Edith Ann, the devilish six year old. Tomlin went on to star in six comedy television specials between 1973 and 1982, which she also co-wrote with Jane Wagner. In 1977, Tomlin made her Broadway debut in Appearing Nitely, written and d...


  • Daniel Tosh

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    Daniel Tosh's first big career break came in 2001 with his performance on the Late Show with David Letterman. His first attempt to appear on the show was cut short, though, due to time constraints caused by the star guest, Eric Kraff, overextending his segment. He followed with appearances on programs such as The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Jimmy Kimmel Live! and Comedy Central's Premium Blend.[4]...


  • Duncan Trussell

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  • Mooney Twins

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  • Jimmie Walker

    Jimmie Walker View Profile

    Rising from the streets of New York's ghettos to television superstardom, Jimmie Walker personifies the great American success story. His catch phrase "Dyn-o-mite!" is part of the modern vernacular, and he became such a major celebrity in the 1970's that Time Magazine named him "Comedian of the Decade. ...


  • George Wallace

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  • Marsha Warfield

    Marsha Warfield View Profile

    Marsha Warfield (born March 5, 1954 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American actress and comedian best known for her 1986–1992 role of Roz on the popular NBC sitcom Night Court. Roz, a tough, no-nonsense bailiff in Judge Stone's court, acted primarily as a straightwoman to the other bailiff character, Bull (Richard Moll). She also starred in the sitcom Empty Nest as Dr. Maxine Douglas fro...


  • Davey Wester

    Davey Wester View Profile

    A Comedy Store Regular and an Up and Coming comic appearing at comedy clubs throughout the country and Hollywood. Davey is a big fan of beer, won't you please buy him one?


  • Robin Williams

    Robin Williams View Profile

    is an American actor and comedian. Rising to fame with his role as the alien Mork in the TV series Mork and Mindy, and later stand up comedy work, Williams has performed in many feature films since 1980. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in the 1997 film Good Will Hunting. He has also won three Golden Globes, two Screen Actors Guild Awards and three Grammy A...


  • Tom Wilson

    Tom Wilson View Profile

    Tom Wilson is one of the premiere standup comedians in the country, boasting a brand new one hour comedy special for Image Entertainment, called “BIGGER THAN YOU,” as well as appearances on The Tonight Show, Letterman, Regis, Good Morning America, The Today Show, and CBS This Morning. Internationally, he’s appeared on Tonight Live in Australia, Good Morning, Great Britain, and...


  • Ali Wong

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  • Gina Yashere

    Gina Yashere View Profile

    Gina broke onto the American comedy scene with her appearances on Last Comic Standing (NBC), where she made it to the final 10. She is also know in the US for her regular, hilarious appearances on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC), as Madame Yashere, The Surly Psychic. What you don’t know is that Gina Yashere’s sellout live appearances are legendary. Her bombastic delivery, infect...


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2 drink minimum applies for all shows

 

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Please note, no passes, coupons or other discounts accepted on Friday night.

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