Ian Abramson

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Ian Abramson

Ian Abramson

Ian Abramson is from Moreno Valley, California, where he learned to walk, read, and drive, but not in that order. His stand-up is a mix of precise wordplay, longer emotionally absurd jokes, and larger conceptual pieces. In 2014 Chicago Magazine named Ian “Best Experimental Comedian” and also listed him in a separate article as one of the “16 Comedians You Should See This Fall.” In 2015 Ian was LA Weekly’s Best Up-and-Coming Comedian and a New Face for the world renowned Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal, Canada.

Ian Abramson is a regular contributor to The Onion and also the creator and host of the buzzed-about Comedy Central digital show 7 Minutes in Purgatory where comedians perform to a camera in one room while the audience watches in another room. He was also a creative consultant for Funny or Die’s digital series Our Fascinating Planet starring Demetri Martin. Ian has appeared on SeeSo’s The Comedy Show Show, Hulu’s Coming to the Stage, and performed at Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, Pemberton Music Festival in Canada, SXSW and Moontower Comedy Festival in Austin, New York Comedy Festival, San Francisco Sketchfest, Bridgetown Comedy Festival in Portland, The Onion/A.V. Club festival in Chicago, and Funny or Die’s Oddball Festival. Recent TV credits include appearances on History Channel’s Join or Die and on ABC’s The Middle.

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Cy Amundson

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Cy Amundson

Cy Amundson

Cy Amundson has quickly established himself as one of the nation’s fastest rising stand-up comedians. He was a standout performer as a New Face at this year’s Montreal Just For Laughs Festival and was recently named CMT’s Next Big Comic.

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Louie Anderson

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Louie Anderson

Louie Anderson

Iconic comedian Louie Anderson, the Critics’ Choice Award winner and three-time Emmy award winner, is one of the country’s most recognized and adored comics; named by Comedy Central as “One of 100 Greatest Stand-Up Comedians of All Time.” His career has spanned more than 30 years. He is a best selling author, star of his own standup specials and sitcoms, and he continues to tour the country performing to standing room only crowds worldwide. In 2016, Louie was cast to co-star along with Zach Galifianakis and Martha Kelly in the hit FX series, “Baskets.” Anderson’s extraordinary new role is Christine Baskets, the matriarch of the Baskets clan. The character is based on both his mother and his five sisters, who were a major presence in his life.

Louie’s special “Louie Anderson: Big Underwear” is now available on iTunes, Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Playstation as well as cable and satellite providers across the US. His newest book, “Hey Mom: Stories for My Mother, But You Can Read Them Too,” is also now available.

 

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Wil Anderson

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Wil Anderson

Wil Anderson

Wil is a stand up first and foremost, touring Australia and the world at every opportunity, performing more than a hundred shows a year. His stand up is a densely written, high-speed ride through one of the most wonderful comedic imaginations in the world. Politics, pop and the banal come together in a Wil Anderson routine, always delivered with more conviction and enthusiasm than any man’s vocal chords can take.

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Kyle Ayers

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Kyle Ayers

Kyle Ayers

Kyle Ayers is a comedian, writer, actor, and all of that sort, living in New York City, by way of his hometown near Kansas City, Missouri. He brings his satirical look at growing up in the small town to the big city, with a unique viewpoint on his generation, our childhoods, and daily life. He was a Just For Laughs New Face Comedian in 2015.

He also founded, constructed and runs the heralded underground sketch-acting-theater production-weirdness comedy show, “First Comes Love,”where comedians and actors act out anonymously written adult film scripts from actual aspiring adult film writers, solicited via Craiglist.

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Ian Bagg

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Ian Bagg

Ian Bagg

Ian Bagg started his comedy career in his native country, Canada. He proceeded to do all the show business things that every successful Canadian entertainer does. He went to a “Hockey Night in Canada” game on a Saturday night, performed at the “Montreal Comedy Festival,” kissed a fish in New Foundland and a “Comedy Now” special on CTV. So what does a Canadian do when he has done it all? He boards a train to New York City, lives in a youth hostel and ends up on “Late Night with Conan O’Brien,” “The Late Late show with Craig Ferguson” and “Tonight Show with Jay Leno.” It is not always fun and games. He was forced to do “Make Me Laugh,” “Showcase Comics with Louie Anderson,” “Fridays” on NBC and the “Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn.”

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Ben Bailey

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Ben Bailey

Ben Bailey

Before he got behind the wheel of the Cash Cab, Ben Bailey began his career as a stand-up comedian. As a young man, Bailey left his home in a small town in New Jersey and headed to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of a career in show business. Just a few weeks later, he found himself onstage at The Comedy Store on the Sunset Strip and knew right away he had found his calling. He soon after returned to the East Coast and quickly became a crowd favorite at the clubs in New York City. He has since performed at clubs and theaters around the world, as well as at all the major festivals, including Just For Laughs in Montreal and Chicago and The Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

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Colleen Ballinger

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Colleen Ballinger

Colleen Ballinger

Colleen Ballinger is a multihyphenate: actor, comedian, trained vocalist, writer and executive producer. Best known for portraying her character “Miranda Sings,” a personality that is the polar opposite of Ms. Ballinger, Colleen has amassed over 20 million followers across social media and passed 2 billion views on YouTube. She can currently be seen as Miranda on her Netflix Original Series Haters Back Off!, as well as headlining the worldwide tour “Miranda Sings Live…No Offense.”

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Rachel Ballinger

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Rachel Ballinger

Rachel Ballinger

Rachel Ballinger is a YouTuber and social media influencer. She started on YouTube in 2012, after graduating college, with a video series called “You Know What Pisses Me Off?”, and has expanded her video to DIYs, vlogs, comedy skits, and educational videos. But staying true to her roots, Rachel has recently written a book called 101 Things That Piss Me Off. Her growing fan base knows her as a happy person with a passionately angry side. She also really loves dogs and sports.

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Maria Bamford

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Maria Bamford

Maria Bamford

Maria Bamford stars in the semi-autobiographical Netflix comedy series Lady Dynamite, created by Mitch Hurwitz (Arrested Development) and Pam Brady (South Park). Maria is also the creator and star of Maria Bamford: the special special special and of the cult hit web series The Maria Bamford Show, which screened at the Museum of Art and Design. She was the first female comic to have two half-hour Comedy Central Presents specials and starred alongside Patton Oswalt, Zach Galifianakis and Brian Posehn in the Comedy Central series The Comedians of Comedy and Netflix’s Comedians of Comedy: The Movie. She voices characters on numerous animated series, including Talking Tom and Friends, BoJack Horseman, Adventure Time, Legend of Korra, Puss in Boots and PBS’s Emmy-winning series Word Girl. Maria recurred as DeBrie Bardeaux on Netflix’s Arrested Development reboot and also recurs on the ABC hit Fresh Off the Boat. Her new Netflix special Old Baby will premiere on Netflix in 2017.

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Celeste Barber

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Celeste Barber

Celeste Barber

Actor, Comedian, and Social Media Super Star Celeste Barber is the self proclaimed queen of everyday sophistication and low budget lifestyle aspirations.  Her meteoric rise on Instagram, parodying celebrity photographs, has resulted in her taking meetings with top moguls of the entertainment industry and awkwardly becoming friends with the very people she is parodying.

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Arj Barker

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Arj Barker

Arj Barker

Arj is an American stand-up comedians who is developing a huge following in Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and all over the world. He is best known as playing Dave in the hit HBO sitcom FLIGHT OF THE CONCORDS. He is also co-creator of the hit off-Broadway show the Marijuana-logues; a parody of the Vagina Monologues.

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Carmen Barton

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Carmen Barton

Carmen Barton

Carmen Barton is one of the hottest female comics to hit the stage!

She was born to entertain and can currently be seen on TvOne’s Hollywood Divas where her comedy adds fresh new energy throughout the entire season. Her stand up is even featured on the 3rd episode. Her versatility and unique perspective on motherhood make her relatable, and a sure crowd pleaser. Armed with the ability to find humor in the challenges of life, Carmen will take some of her most painful and embarrassing situations and find a way to make you laugh about it. Born and raised in Ferguson, a small suburb outside St. Louis Missouri, Carmen had always entertained her friends, family, and co-workers.

This mother of three is on the uprise in Hollywood, her career path is set, as she travels the world with only one mission: Making people laugh. Carmen made her television debut on Starz Networks Martin Lawrence Presents: 1st Amendment Stand Up. She was also seen on Nickelodeons hit comedy series NickMom Night Out, Bounce TVs Off The Chain, Starz “Staan Dup!”, and Comics Unleashed with Byron Allen. She continues to tour clubs, colleges, and military bases across the country and has also toured Kuwait, Iraq and Afghanistan to entertain troops.

This phenomenal performer is blessed with beauty and wit. Her act is fresh, timely, up to date and blasting with flair. Carmen is on her way; her unique act is a definite crowd pleaser for all audiences. Her exciting performances will definitely leave you waiting for her next show.

 

Greg Behrendt

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Greg Behrendt

Greg Behrendt

Greg is an accomplished stand-up comedian who has headlined an episode of John Oliver’s New York Standup Show on Comedy Central, performed stand-up at Nando’s Cape Town Comedy Festival in South Africa, and is currently writing a pilot for AMC with Hank Azaria and Jerry Stahl. In 2009, Greg’s second comedy special, “That Guy from That Thing,” was released by Image Entertainment after premiering on Comedy Central. Greg is also a NY Times bestselling author.

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Doug Benson

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Doug Benson

Doug Benson

Doug Benson is known for his popular podcasts (including “Doug Loves Movies” and “Getting Doug With High”), films (“Super High Me,” “The Greatest Movie Ever Rolled,” “Chronic-Con: Episode 420”), appearances on TV shows like “@midnight,” “The Trailer Park Boys” and “You’re The Worst” and he had his own show on Comedy Central called “The High Court.” All rise for the comedy of Judge Doug!

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Blogologues

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Blogologues

Blogologues

Blogologues is the messed up brainchild of creators Allison Goldberg and Jen Jamula. It’s the internet performed, word-for-word, onstage. We find the most fascinating sh!t we can on the deep, dark interwebz and then perform it for y’all. We act out community forums, Missed Connections, Yelp reviews, OkCupid profiles, fan fiction, tweets, comment sections and more.

We love making our audience LOL IRL, using the very media we usually experience alone. We also like messing with you. So if you assume that whack Facebook status is written by a bored college student, we’ll perform it as a vengeful lover in a romance novel, a kindergarten book report, or full-blown musical number. We love catfishing you. And we might pull you onstage.

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Billy Bonnell

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Billy Bonnell

Billy Bonnell

Texas born and bred, Billy Bonnell can be seen on Adam Devine’s House Party on COMEDY CENTRAL. Billy began his comedy career in San Diego after a decade in the US Navy. Since being named San Diego’s funniest person in 2012, Billy has opened for Bill Burr, Craig Robinson, Doug Benson, Anthony Jeselnik, Joe Rogan, Jim Norton, Jeff Garlin, David Alan Grier, Nate Bargatze, Adam Devine and many more.

In 2016, Billy co-headlined Riot Festival in downtown LA alongside the best comics in the world. Currently Billy is based in LA and writing for Comedy Central’s digital lab. He has been named a Fresh Face to watch by the Laugh Factory and is a regular guest on The Doug Loves Movies podcast, The Deathsquad Podcast with Brian Redban and Joe Rogan and Put Your Hands Together with Cameron Esposito.

Billy’s is a co-founding member of The Tunguska Yacht Club, an online sketch group that has over 4 million views on YouTube and Funny or Die. His standup videos have been watched over 500,000 times by YouTube audiences.

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Kurt Braunohler

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Kurt Braunohler

Kurt Braunohler

Kurt Braunohler is a comedian, actor and podcaster who has committed his career to inserting absurdity into strangers’ lives to make the world a better place. He has an album, a half-hour Comedy Central Special, and his first televised hour of comedy, Trust Me, came out on Comedy Central on March 3rd, 2017. Additionally, he will appear in the upcoming second season of Netflix’s Lady Dynamite in a recurring guest role as Young Joel, as well as the Judd Apatow produced film The Big Sick alongside Holly Hunter and Ray Romano, which he also wrote on.

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Barry Brewer

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Barry Brewer

Barry Brewer

Born and raised on the South Side of Chicago, Barry Brewer began his comedic
career in 2001.
In addition to headlining at comedy clubs across the country, he is a comedic
favorite amongst the college crowd and is rapidly gaining a mainstream following.
Having performed with the likes of Dave Chappelle on the OddBall Comedy Festival
stage and no stranger to the screen with appearances on BET, TVOne, Comedy
Central, History Chanel and TruTv, Barry recently achieved a career milestone with
the taping of his first 1 hr Stand Up Special titled, “Chicago, I’m Home…”.
Barry’s comedic timing, relatable storytelling and musical ability keeps his
audiences engaged and wanting more.
With talent you can bank on and undeniable charisma, Barry Brewer is a star on the
rise and one of Hollywood’s fresh, new comedic entertainers to watch.

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Matthew Broussard

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Matthew Broussard

Matthew Broussard

Matthew grew up in a house of scholars. His father was a PhD chemist, his mother has a Master’s degree in Microbiology, and his brother is a mechanical/aeronautical engineer. Matthew followed in their footsteps and studied mechanical engineering as well as computational and applied mathematics at Rice University. He then decided to become a comedian.

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Benji Brown

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Benji Brown

Benji Brown

Benji Brown has taken over  stages and airwaves with his original style of comedic relief. He is currently an on air personality for the syndicated  Rickey Smiley Morning Show. He also appeared on episodes of the TV One sitcom The Rickey Smiley Show in 2014, and in 2013 he had a guest performance for the Sony Ericsson World Championship Tennis Tournament. Witty, vivid, and hilarious, he’s a comedian who is more than just the next household name; he is creating his own platform.

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Rhea Butcher

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Rhea Butcher

Rhea Butcher

Rhea Butcher is a Los Angeles-based standup comic, actor and writer. Originally from the Midwest, Rhea grew up skateboarding the mean streets of Akron, Ohio. Their blue collar brand of cool has endeared them to audiences nationwide, as they’ve performed standup and appeared on shows such as The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, @Midnight and Conan. Rhea’s first television series, “Take My Wife” premiered as a critical hit and was reviewed by Vanity Fair, The New York Times, Vulture, IndieWire and countless other outlets. Rhea was a recurring performer on the TruTv series “Adam Ruins Everything,” and continues to tour the country, just recently on the Back To Back Tour with their wife, Cameron Esposito. Their debut standup album, “Butcher”, and recent release with Cameron Esposito, “Back To Back: Live” both debuted at number one on iTunes. Rhea was also named one of Variety’s Top Ten Comics To Watch 2017 at the Just For Laughs festival.

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Chad Calek

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Chad Calek

Chad Calek

Chad Calek is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and world-renowned paranormal investigator most-known as the on-screen focus and director of his autobiographical “AMERICAN GHOST HUNTER” documentary, in addition to being the co-star and director of five seasons of A&E’s hit reality series “PARANORMAL STATE,” which included Calek’s spin-off special for A&E, titled “THE GHOST PROPHECIES.”

Recognized for his narration style and unique visual storytelling as a director, as well as his intense approach to paranormal investigating, in addition to directing both mainstream and independent documentaries, features and music videos, Calek has spent over 25 years investigating the world’s most haunted locations, often completely alone, in search for answers to the bizarre, the mysterious and the unexplained.

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Theresa Caputo

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Theresa Caputo

Theresa Caputo

Theresa Caputo was born and raised in Hicksville, New York and currently lives there with her husband Larry and two children Larry and Victoria. She is the star of Long Island Medium, a reality television show about her life and extraordinary gift, which airs on TLC. Theresa has been a practicing medium for more than ten years and tours the country with her live show “Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience.” She is also the author of There’s More to Life than This: Healing Messages, Remarkable Stories, and Insight from the Other Side (Atria Books, 2013), which debuted at #2 on the New York Times best seller list last fall, and You Can’t Make This Stuff Up: Life Changing Lessons from Heaven (Atria Books, 2014), scheduled for release on September 30th.

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Drew Carey

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Drew Carey

Drew Carey

Drew Carey is a stand-up comic turned actor and producer who had the distinction of having two hit shows simultaneously: the long-running comedy “The Drew Carey Show,” which ran from 1995-2004, and the improv/sketch show “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” on which he was host and a producer.  The success of that show led to the creation of “Drew Carey’s Improv All-Stars,” an improv troupe that performs in showrooms across the country. In July 2007, Carey was named the host of THE PRICE IS RIGHT, succeeding longtime host Bob Barker.

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Jordan Carlos

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Jordan Carlos

Jordan Carlos

Jordan recently served as a writer and on-air contributor for Comedy Central’s The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore. He is well known for his hilarious commentary on various MTV and MTV2 series.

Jordan’s other TV credits include Comedy Central’s Broad City, The Colbert Report and Michael and Michael Have Issues, Showtime’s The Affair and Nurse Jackie, HBO’s Girls, NBC’s Mercy, ABC’s Ugly Betty and Adult Swim’s The Eric Andre Show. In addition, he was a series regular on the MTV series, I Just Want My Pants Back and the ESPN scripted comedy series, Mayne Street opposite Kenny Mayne, Aubrey Plaza and Ben Schwartz.

He can be seen in the feature films; Sleeping With Other People opposite Jason Sudeikis and Alison Brie, Noah Baumbach’s upcoming The Meyerowitz Stories opposite Ben Stiller and Adam Sandler, Gillian Robespierre’s Landline, and About Ray opposite Naomi Watts.

Jordan lives in Brooklyn, New York and continues to perform his insightful and hilarious stand-up comedy in venues around the country.

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Sydney Castillo

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Sydney Castillo

Sydney Castillo

Originally from Fort Worth, Texas, Sydney Castillo is a writer, actor and stand-up comedian based in Los Angeles. Locally, Sydney is a popular regular at venues such as the Comedy Store and The Laugh Factory, and regularly tours across the country with comedians Marlon Wayans and Tiffany Haddish. Most recently, Sydney can be seen in HBO’s ALL DEF COMEDY. He was the winner of Marlon Wayans’ show, “Funniest Wins” on TBS. As a writer, Sydney served as the Head Writer of 50 Cent’s variety show for BET, 50 CENTRAL, and as a writer for HOOD ADJACENT (hosted by James Davis) on Comedy Central.

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Wyatt Cenac

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Wyatt Cenac

Wyatt Cenac

Grammy nominated NY-based stand-up comedian Wyatt Cenac is also an Emmy and WGA Award winning performer, writer, and producer. Armed with an “attentive, inquisitive perspective” (AV Club) and an “hilariously understated style” (Paste Magazine), he has become a favorite of audiences and critics alike.

Night Train with Wyatt Cenac premiered on NBCUniversal’s comedy-focused subscription-video service SeeSo. The digital series, based on the popular long-running weekly Brooklyn stage show, is a freewheeling mix of stand-up, music and other surprises, where anything can happen and anything is welcome. Night Train with Wyatt Cenac captures the amazing talent and spontaneity that has made the live show a staple of the New York comedy scene for the past three years. Wyatt hosts and executive produces the show.

A Special Thing Records released Wyatt’s third comedy album Furry Dumb Fighter. Wyatt’s second hour standup special, Brooklyn, which he also directed, premiered on Netflix. The special was also released as a limited edition vinyl-only album of the same title on Other Music, which was nominated for a Grammy for Best Comedy Album. The TV hour was listed as one of the “11 Best Standup Specials of 2014” by Vulture and was praised as “some of his best, funniest insights” by The AV Club. Wyatt’s first hour special Comedy Person premiered on Comedy Central, earning him a spot on Paste Magazine’s “Best Comedians” list of that year. The album of the special was named one of the “Best Comedy Albums of 2011” by Huffington Post.

Wyatt stars in the TBS ensemble alien abduction comedy series, People of Earth, alongside Alice Wetterlund and Ana Gasteyer. People of Earth will be directed by Greg Daniels (The Office, Parks and Recreation) and is produced by Conaco in association with Warner Horizon Television.

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Dave Chappelle

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Dave Chappelle

Dave Chappelle

Dave Chappelle is an American comedian, screenwriter, television and film producer, and actor. In 2003, he became known for his sketch comedy television series, Chappelle’s Show, co-written with Neal Brennan. By 2006, Chappelle was called “the comic genius of America” by Esquire and, in 2013, “the best” by a Billboard writer. Comedy Central ranks him No. 43 in “the 100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time.”

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Jason Cheny

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Jason Cheny

Jason Cheny

Born and raised in Taiwan, re-raised in America, toiled in Canada and soiled in a military school. Jason brings nuances of life from multiple perspectives, visceral comedic stories of an understanding that happiness happens outside of your comfort zone. Because of his cross-cultural upbringing, his material reaches a wide range of audiences. With keen observations of heritage delivered through energetic wit, Jason’s anecdotes about family, culture, and society, rings with an optimistic vigor. Notably, Jason appeared on ‘Laughs’ on Fox, and regularly tours back in Asia including Singapore, Hong Kong, China, and Taiwan. Illustrating the mural of human interaction through comedy and bringing people closer together.

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Kevin Christy

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Kevin Christy

Kevin Christy

Stand up comedian and actor, Kevin was selected as one of the new faces at the prestigious Montreal Comedy Festival in 2013. Kevin also opens on the road for both Whitney Cummings and Bobby Lee. He performs live weekly, with Neal Brennan, on Sundays at Westside Comedy Theatre.

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Laura Clery

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Laura Clery

Laura Clery

LAURA CLERY is a comedic bombshell, known for her never-ending stream of viral videos featuring her quirky original characters like Pamela Pumpkin, IVY, and Laura Flirts. She has written and produced comedy shorts for Russell Simmons’ ADD Network and is now creating content for one of her biggest fans, Kevin Hart and his new LOL Network.

 

Derek Craigie

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Derek Craigie

Derek Craigie

Born and raised in a small town in the West coast of Scotland, Derek became a competitive martial artist, winning numerous national and international titles, eventually bringing him to the United States. After being told many times by his American friends “hey, you’re really funny and tell great stories, you should be a stand up”, Derek decided to venture into the world of stand-up comedy.

After winning several new faces contests at local clubs around Los Angeles, Derek quickly became a featured comedian at many of LA’s iconic comedy clubs.

His style of comedy is story telling at its best, highlighting his upbringing in Scotland, crazy stories and experiences in America, all retold through hilarious impressions and wild anecdotes. A co-founder of the Grab em by the Mic comedy tour, Derek can currently be seen performing in LA’s top comedy clubs.

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Trae Crowder

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Trae Crowder

Trae Crowder

Recently earning national attention (or notoriety, depending on your viewpoint) for his “Liberal Redneck” series of viral videos, Trae Crowder has been performing his particular brand of Southern-fried intellectual comedy in the Southeast and beyond for the past six years. Trae is also a writer and is currently a member of NBC Universal’s Talent Infusion Program after being invited to their prestigious Late Night Writer’s Workshop in 2015.

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Tommy Davidson

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Tommy Davidson

Tommy Davidson

Tommy Davidson started his career as a standup comedian in Washington DC, earning an ardent following. Spotted by major concert promoters, he was first booked as the opening act for Patti LaBelle, Kenny G and Luther Vandross. It wasn’t long before he came to Hollywood and was headlining the biggest rooms and met Robert Townsend. This led to his first national tv appearance and starring role in Partners in Crime, the conduit to Keenan Ivory Wayans, who proved instrumental in Davidson’s career by offering him an opportunity to audition. Tommy and Jamie Foxx, Jim Carrey, Damon Wayans and David Alan Grier — the uniquely talented cast of the most adventurous primetime variety show on television, In Living Color (1990), made TV history. Tommy’s film debut started opposite Halle Berry in Strictly Business. A range of feature film roles from Spike Lee’s Bamboozled, where he received acclaim and praise for his turn as “Womack/Sleep ‘N Eats,” to Juwanna Mann (Morgan Creek) and the pivotal cameo in Jim Carrey’s Ace Ventura II: When Nature Calls, followed. His visibility on In Living Color led to three Showtime specials: On Strength of New York, Illin’ in Philly and Takin’ it to DC. Tommy is the host and star of Showtime’s Chocolate Sundaes special (eOne) which garnered rave reviews upon premiere and remains one of eOne Film’s best sellers. His starring role in last summer’s Sharknado 4 ( SyFy) brought the highest numbers in the history of the network. Shortly after, he signed to host the new series, Vacation Creation, which premiered late 2016 and enjoys a growing worldwide audience with season 2 just going into production this month for a fall premiere on ABC. His newest business venture, Tongue in Cheek by Tommy Davidson, quintessential men’s ties and suit accessories, launched June 2016 and has been featured on a number of tv shows and in major magazines.

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Haha Davis

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Haha Davis

Haha Davis

I am Haha Davis, also known as Mr. Big Fella. I am from Detroit Michigan, where the best talents are hardly ever recognized. In 2013 I began my passion of creating funny Vine videos and Instagram clips, which turned me into the comedian/internet sensation that I am today. I am also known for phrases such as “Ooh I’m Outta,” “What’s Goin’ Owwn,” “What’s your frustration,” and “Im Finna Daah.”

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JR De Guzman

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JR De Guzman

JR De Guzman

Born in the Philippines and raised in California, JR De Guzman began performing comedy while working as a music teacher, which he quickly learned just meant teaching Taylor Swift songs to teenagers. He has entertained all over the world, having performed for Stand-Up Tokyo and ROR Comedy in Japan, the Jokers Ball in Indonesia, the Badaboom Comedy Series in Amsterdam, the Edmonton Comedy Festival, and countless other international shows.  Combining music and comedy, JR serenades the audience into laughter with songs, jokes, and stories of traveling the world, life after college, and family. He has opened up for Tim Allen, Margaret Cho, and Paul Mooney.

Winner of the 13th Annual “Standup NBC 2017”. Catch him on ‘Coming to the Stage’ Season 2 on Hulu, Comedy Central’s ‘Kevin Hart Presents: Hart of the City’, and MTV’s ‘Acting Out’. Also, check out his debut album, “Dual Citizen” on Sirius XM Radio’s Laugh’s USA. Coming summer 2018, you can see JR with a quarter hour special on Netflix.

 

Joe DeRosa

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Joe DeRosa

Joe DeRosa

Writer, actor, and standup comedian Joe DeRosa has become a favorite on the comedy circuit. His brand of comedy mixing brutal honesty and frustration at the workings of the world has won over comedy fans, radio listeners, and TV audiences nationwide.

In recent years, DeRosa has been seen in a recurring role on AMC’s Better Call Saul, and has made appearances on Comedy Central’s Inside Amy Schumer, FX’s Louie, HBO’s Bored To Death, E’s Chelsea Lately, and in the video game Grand Theft Auto V.

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Matt Donaher

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Matt Donaher

Matt Donaher

Matt had the honor of being a 2016 New Face in the prestigious Montreal Just For Laughs Comedy festival where his performance led to him being selected to perform on a Gala special which aired on the CW on Monday, January 16th, hosted by Howie Mandel starring Russell Peters, Tom Papa, Iliza Shlesinger, J.B. Smoove and more. Read about Matt’s highlight performance here.

Matt has performed on CONAN multiple times. Matt was staffed on Demetri Martin’s show for Funny or Die, served as head writer for Fuse TV’s Uproarious, and wrote and provided voiceover for Jonathan Katz’s series Explosion Bus.

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Scout Durwood

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Scout Durwood

Scout Durwood

Scout Durwood is a Los Angeles based comedienne, currently starring in MTV’s MARY + JANE. Previously, she was featured on Oxygen’s FUNNY GIRLS a docuseries following the lives of six female stand up comedians. She is one of The Huffington Post’s “20 Burlesque Stars to Know,” as well as Funny Not Slutty’s “10 Women Who Rock Comedy” and Stand Up Talk’s “Five Awesome Women’s Musical Comedy Acts.” Her debut studio album, TAKE ONE THING OFF, is being released with Blue Elan Records in 2017.

www.scoutdurwood.com

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Jeff Dye

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Jeff Dye

Jeff Dye

Jeff Dye is a nationally touring comedian, actor, host, prankster and Bigfoot enthusiast. He stars in NBC’s new comedy adventure series Better Late Than Never. This exciting project follows the travels of Henry Winkler, William Shatner, Terry Bradshaw and George Foreman as Jeff creates for them the adventure of a lifetime. NBC has fast tracked season two after the show became a summer smash hit!

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Dean Edwards

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Dean Edwards

Dean Edwards

With a dynamic energy and an almost tangible onstage presence, Dean Edwards remains one of the comedy worlds most in demand performers across the globe. Armed with a razor sharp wit, an arsenal of characters and spot on impressions, it’s no wonder that he’s become such a favorite, garnering media attention as well as a legion of fans. A talented Actor/Comedian, Dead Edwards has been making his mark in comedy following two successful seasons as a cast member on Saturday Night Live. Always the multi-tasker, Dean found the momentum to juggle his SNL career, his numerous standup appearances and multiple television appearances.

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Clayton English

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Clayton English

Clayton English

Originally from Atlanta, Clayton English is a stand-up comedian, actor and writer based in Los Angeles. Most recently known as the winner of NBC’s LAST COMIC STANDING in 2015, Clayton is currently headlining clubs, colleges, and festivals non-stop throughout the country. Clayton has also featured for comedy greats including Dave Chappelle and Bill Burr and was named a New Face at the Montreal JFL Comedy Festival.  Clayton made his late night stand-up debut on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS, is recurring on LOVE for Netflix, and recently guest starred on shows such as BROOKLYN 99 and AP BIO. Clayton recently wrapped production on THE WAR WITH GRANDPA, starring Robert De Niro, Uma Thurman, and Christopher Walken.

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Bret Ernst

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Bret Ernst

Bret Ernst

As well as being mentioned in Variety, Maxim, Entertainment Weekly, and Rolling Stone magazines, Bret Ernst was written in The Hollywood Reporter as “one of the best and most respected stand-up comedians in the business today.” In 2011 his Comedy Central Presents was voted “top 5 comedy specials” by comedy central viewers in the stand-up showdown, and his album “American Comic” broke the top 10 on itunes. In 2014, Bret’s podcast, “The Bret Ernst Show” ranked in the top 15% on Sticher, and prompted a spin-off podcast, “You’re on the List.”

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Josh Fadem

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Josh Fadem

Josh Fadem

Josh currently recurs on AMC’s BETTER CALL SAUL and next can be seen on Showtime’s reboot of TWIN PEAKS as well as HBO’s ANIMALS.  Josh is also one of the leads in Sony’s feature FREAKS OF NATURE.

His previous credits include THE MASTER, a recurring role on 30 ROCK as Liz Lemon’s agent, SUPERSTORE, EAGLEHEART with Chris Elliott, ANOTHER PERIOD, TRIPTANK, JEFF AND SOME ALIENS, AMERICAN DAD and KEY AND PEELE.

Josh has been named a “Comic to Watch” by Variety, Nylon Magazine, Comedy Central, and the New York Comedy Festival.  Josh recently wrapped a role in the NBC pilot POWERLESS (written by Ben Queen).

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Matt Falk

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Matt Falk

Matt Falk

Matt Falk is a full-time stand-up comedian, actor and writer. The CBC called him “Effortlessly Funny.” He has written and acted for two network television programs and is the writer of over a dozen shows including the record breaking dinner theatre play; ‘The Big BOOM Theory’.

 

Roy Firestone

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Roy Firestone

Roy Firestone

Critically acclaimed as a performer, monologist, humorist, musician and impressionist, Roy Firestone is one of the nation’s most sought after live corporate performers, keynote speakers and lecturers.

Roy Firestone is a seven-time Emmy Award-winning and seven-time cable ACE Award-winning host, interviewer, narrator, writer, and producer.  As the ground-breaking, original host of ESPN’s legendary Up Close, Up Close Classic and Up Close Primetime, Firestone has interviewed more than 5,000 athletes, musicians, actors and political figures, as well as scores of writers and filmmakers.

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Jourdain Fisher

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Jourdain Fisher

Jourdain Fisher

Jourdain Fisher is a New York based comedian who was born and raised in North Carolina. He started doing stand up comedy at the age of 17 to avoid working for his family’s funeral home. Since then he has found success in clubs and colleges across the country. Jourdain has been a part of various festivals including The New York Comedy Festival, Laughing Skull Festival, and Laugh Your Asheville Off. Jourdain was also a back-to-back winner of The Ultimate Comic Challenge, and a finalist in The Carolina’s Funniest Competition Jourdain was a finalist at this year’s NBC Stand Up Showcase. His smooth demeanor and quick wit are what drives Jourdain’s hilarious takes on everything from his family to social observations.  Jourdain is currently a writer and actor on BET’s sketch comedy show, 50 Central.

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Greg Fitzsimmons

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Greg Fitzsimmons

Greg Fitzsimmons

Mixing an incisive wit with scathing sarcasm, Greg Fitzsimmons has achieved success as a stand-up, Emmy Award winning writer and host on both radio and TV.  Greg is host of The Greg Fitzsimmons Show, on SiriusXM’s “Howard 101” and twice a week puts out the hugely popular FitzDog Radio podcast.  A regular on @Midnight, Conan O’Brien, Jimmy Kimmel, and The Tonight Show, Greg has made more than 50 visits to The Howard Stern Show.

Greg has a new one-hour standup special on Comedy Central, stars in season 2 of “How to be a Grown Up” (TRU TV) and appeared on Louie (FX) this past season. He is a frequent guest on The Adam Carolla Show and The Joe Rogan Experience and will appear later this year in both Comedy Bang Bang (IFC) and Aqua Teen Hunger Force (Adult Swim)

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Corey Ryan Forrester

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Corey Ryan Forrester

Corey Ryan Forrester

Corey has been writing and performing stand up comedy since the age of sixteen …before he could legally work in a comedy club. His North Georgia roots have given him an affinity for Southern wit and storytelling. He may often wear a PBR hat, but don’t assume there is anything blue collar about him. Corey has thoughts on everything from race to religion, politics and gender. He loves women and cheese. Actually, all dairy.

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