Bob Saget has been a household name for a while. Known for the dad from Full House and host of America’s Funniest Home Videos, Bob Saget recently got a new show on ABC. Video After Dark, will combine his host of AFV and the raunchy stylings of his stand up comedy. The best of both world’s. He is coming to screens at home but also to a stage near you!
The life of Maz Jobrani has lead may not be relatable to everyone but his comedy sure is. Born in Iran and moving to America when he was young left Maz really attune to his surroundings. To learn more about Maz go to CNN.com.
“The truth is, I never felt American enough and I never felt Iranian enough. I was always in between,” says Jobrani.
With a background that ranges from being a bouncer with The Rolling Stones and The Who, a 25-year career in veterinary medicine that saw him named “Specialist of the Year in Private Practice” in 2006, & over 20-years of performing as a professional stand-up comedian; Kevin Fitzgerald is a true renaissance man.
Perhaps best known for his 10 seasons on the popular Animal Planet TV show Emergency Vets, Kevin’s passion for making people laugh is surpassed only by his unwavering dedication to all creatures great and small. He believes it is a great privilege to be in a position where he is able to pursue a dual career doing work that he truly enjoys.
Comedy Dynamics is one of the largest independent comedy production and distribution companies. They have produced Ali Wong’s Baby Cobra with Netflix, Andrew Santino Homefield Advantage for Showtime, Hulu’s Coming to the Stage. Now they are teaming up with Amazon Prime! Together we will get new specials from Jim Gaffigan, Tony Hinchcliffe, Matt Braunger, and Bryan Callen. There amazing catalog can be seen here! So many comedy specials and so little time but it is always great to see live! Keep an eye for these comics coming to Comedy Works!
In this day and age it is hard to know what people will get offended by? JP Sears demonstrates not only how to get offended but also why we should should be offended. Of course this is a huge problem in comedy right now but JP brings a fun and light hearted tone to the whole thing. Like his philosophy…it will only be better live at Comedy Works South at the Landmark on February 21st -23rd!
Judd Apatow has worked with so many comedians and helped them become a household name. Pete Davidson has already made a huge splash in the comedy community being the youngest cast member of SNL. These two are joining forces to make a movie, which will be based off Pete Davidson life. Production starts this spring and is scheduled to be released June 19, 2020.
It is Valentine’s Day and our number one love is Comedy! Comedy that has influenced the next generation of brilliant entertainers. Back in August, CNN wrote an article rating the 50 most influential comedians the world has ever known. These people are timeless and have nothing but given the world much needed love and laughs. Check out these comedic genius, you may find a new favorite! Keep an eye out for some of these comics coming to Comedy Works.
The NBA Celebrity All Star game airs February 15 at 7pm on ESPN. Be sure to tune in or record the game because it will be a sight to see! Brad Williams and Adam Ray will be taking the court and who would want to miss that? Last time Adam Ray was here, he confessed to the audience that his dream as a child was to play in the NBA. Come see Adam Ray at Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square February 21st – 23rd and hear how his dream came true!
Fortune finally has a podcast! Her instagram brings her followers so much joy and now we get to spend 30 minutes with Fortune every week. The concept of the podcast being, “she discusses a new topic every week in a more real, sincere way.” Fortune is a Genuine delight and will have topics that affect her and many others, like Resolutions and divorce to just name a few. Check it out on iTunes, Spotify, or Castbox. If half hour once a week is not enough to quench your Fortune fix then be sure to get your tickets to see her live at Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square June 21st – 22nd!