Kyle Kinane is an internationally touring comedian who has appeared on "@Midnight," "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon," "Conan," "Workaholics," "This Is Not Happening," "Not Safe with Nikki Glaser" and "Comedy Bang! Bang!" He invented science.
kyle's most recent stand up special was released march 2018 on netflix as part of "the standups." His previous one hour special "Kyle Kinane: Loose in Chicago" aired on Comedy Central in October 2016. "I Liked His Old Stuff Better" debuted on Comedy Central in 2015. He has ESP. He is featured as a recurring character on Netflix's "Love." Kyle is playing a series regular on "Those Who Can't" on TruTV. He let someone else write most of this bio. He can swim backwards. Comedy Central released his first hour special "Whiskey Icarus" in 2012 in addition to his own Comedy Central Presents: The Half Hour in 2011.
Originally from Boston, SAM JAY was a standout of the 2017 JUST FOR LAUGHS NEW FACES. Sam is
currently a writer on saturday night live. sam is the host of RICKING MORTY, the Rick and Morty post show on ADULT SWIM.
She recently made her late night television debut on ABC's LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY KIMMEL. Her half hour stand up special will premiere fall 2018 on COMEDY CENTRAL. She was named to the Comedy Central COMICS TO WATCH list in 2015, and has since performed at the New York Comedy Festival, Portland's Bridgetown Festival, The Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival and Boston's Women In Comedy Festival.
Her credits also include COMEDY CENTRAL's WHITE FLIGHT, THE MELTDOWN WITH JONAH AND KUMAIL,
MTV's SAFEWORD, and VICELAND's PARTY LEGENDS.
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.
Dave Ross is a stand-up comedian in Los Angeles. Sometimes his comedy is vulnerable and personal. Other times his comedy is loud, stupid and about butts. You can find him stumbling around L.A. and the country, performing at every festival, club, theater, bar, fire hall or bombed-out stone building that will have him. He's in a sketch group called WOMEN that makes sketches for Comedy Central and IFC's Comedy Crib. He hosts the podcast Terrified on the Nerdist Network. He won a MOTH Grand Slam, he got interviewed on WTF with Marc Maron, and he told a story on Comedy Central's Drunk History. He likes his cat. His cat's dope.
People are talking about Caitlin Gill. Most of what they’re saying has to do with how funny she is.
Caitlin's stand up has been featured on the Viceland show Flophouse. She has performed at the Oddball Comedy Tour, the Outside Lands Festival, SF Sketchfest, Bridgetown Comedy Festival and in some of the best comedy clubs in the nation. Her writing has been feature in Bobcat Goldthwait's Misfits & Monsters coming to TruTv, Hidden America with Jonah Ray, the series Take My Wife and in The New York Times. She named one of TimeOut LA's 2018 Comics to Watch, and was voted Best Comedian in the East Bay Express “Best Of” Edition in 2013. You can hear her on podcasts like 2 Dope Queens, The Cracked Podcast, Put Your Hands Together, Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction and NPR's Snap Judgement.
Originally from Montana’s Big Sky Country, and currently residing in Los Angeles, Chris Fairbanks headlines comedy venues internationally. His fast paced, quirky, and constantly improvised act has been showcased on Comedy Central, Conan, Last Comic Standing, Jimmy Kimmel Live, and Seeso.
For TruTV, Chris was a cast member and director of ‘World’s Dumbest’ and the host of “Almost Genius”. In the past year, he’s been featured on @midnight w/ Chris Hardwick, FOX’s new (and very similar) series Punchline, and the film ‘Punching Henry’ starring JK Simmons. Chris also has upcoming appearances on HBO’s ‘Crashing’, Amazon’s ‘One Mississippi’, and Comedy Centrals upcoming series ‘Corporate’.
Chris’ comedy album, “Fairbanks!” was named one of Amazon MP3’s Top Ten. He also hosts the popular podcast, “Do You Need a Ride”, with Karen Kilgariff on All Things Comedy. They shuttle their guests to or from the airport, somewhat dangerously, in a ’08 Honda Accord mobile sound studio.
Quinta Brunson is a writer, actor, producer, and stand-up from Philadelphia, PA. She was honored as a
2017 JFL New Face of Comedy. She can soon be seen starring in her upcoming Facebook sketch series
QUINTA VS. EVERYTHING. Quinta was hand selected by Issa Rae and Jill Soloway for the Forbes 2017’s
30 under 30 list. She created, sold, Executive Produced, and starred in two premium streaming series in
2016 – BROKE for Youtube Red and UP FOR ADOPTION for Verizon Go90. Quinta started her journey at
Second City in Chicago and has grown to amass over one-million on Facebook followers and hundreds of
millions of video views across Facebook, Youtube, and Instagram. Prior to joining BuzzFeed Motion
Pictures, Quinta created the series “The Girl Who’s Never Been on a Nice Date.” The series went viral on
YouTube and Instagram and was one of the first series to gain a huge, viral fan base on both social
Erin Foley is an amazing comedic actress, comedian, and writer. Foley is the host of Mixologist And A Movie on Lifetime and is a cast member on season one of How to Be A Grown-Up on Tru Tv. As a seasoned comedian, she has her own Comedy Central Presents, as well as having been on Conan O’Brien, @ Midnight, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Chelsea Lately, Arsenio Hall and Last Call With Carson Daly . She has performed five times at the Montreal Comedy Festival, the San Francisco Sketch Fest, Moontower Comedy Festival in Austin and Limestone Comedy Festival in Bloomington.
Yedoye Travis is a stand up comedian, writer, and actor from Atlanta, GA. In 2017 he was named a New Face at the Montreal Just For Laughs festival, during which he opened for W. Kamau Bell and taped for Kevin Hart's LOL Network. He has since appeared on Search Party, Comedy Central, and Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and contributed content for MTV. He has also performed at the Hell Yes and Bridgetown Comedy festivals and appeared on the fourth season of Coming to the Stage. His debut album, OK, produced by Comedy Dynamics, was released on January 12th, 2018..
Comedian Debra DiGiovanni has been called the “Best Comedian to see after a Messy Break Up” and for three years running-she was named Canada’s favorite female comedian, as well as being named her hometown Toronto’s favorite comic for another three years. Debra’s comedy has a sharp edge while maintaining a playful, happy air. And her persona is one of the best developed of any comic working today- couple that with a hilarious act that is so personal everyone can relate- and you see why Debra is so popular. Her humor and charm lies in her unflinching honesty and openness, and rapid-fire delivery.
She began her career in 2000 and she’s made leaps and bounds in the comedy world- already with two Canadian stand up specials for CTV/Comedy network, she taped her first set on Comedy Central with her ‘Live at Gotham’ recorded in New York City. Since, she’s taped comedy segments for ‘Gotham Live’ and ‘Stand Up in Stilettos’ in Los Angeles as well as ‘Stand and Deliver’ for NuvoTV. She was also a finalist on the 5th season of NBC’s hit show Last Comic Standing season 7-making it to the Top 8 comedians. She was even awarded a Canadian TV award –a Gemini- for best-televised comedy performance of 2010. Debra’s a favorite at the Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival, attending 10 times. She’s done comedy festivals around the world- including the Glasgow Comedy Fest in Scotland, as well as the Just For Laughs festival in Sydney, Australia, the popular Bridgetown Fest in Portland and The Moontower Fest in Austin. You can often hear Debra on CBC radio’s ‘Debaters’ program and, Debra has become a nationwide favorite on the hugely popular Much Music show ‘Video On Trial’, which can now be seen on FUSEtv.
Shane Torres is a New York based standup comedian, writer, and actor originally from Fort Worth,
TX. Having made his late night debut on Conan in 2016, you may have also seen him on Last Comic Standing or on IFC’s Comedy Bang Bang. He was featured at the Montreal Just For Laugh’s festival as a New Faces in 2013 and was one of Comedy Central’s Comics to Watch in 2012.
Shane has performed at many festivals all over the country including JFL, Outsidelands, RIOT LA, SF Sketchfest, Moontower, High Plains, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival, and many more. Shane has appeared on popular podcast such as Savage Love and Comedy Bang Bang. He tours across the globe at comedy clubs, rock venues, and theaters.
Right now, you can catch Shane in his Comedy Central half hour and album, released in fall 2017.
Martin Urbano is a New York based comedian and writer who recently relocated from Austin. He was featured as a “New Face” at Just For Laughs in Montreal and will make his television debut on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! On September 6th. He has also appeared on the Comedy Central Snapchat Series ROAD TO THE ROAST and DEAR MOM AND DAD for MTV’s Snapchat as well.
Wham city is a collective of hilarious weirdos that dig on the absurd. It's performance art, oddball and experimental theater, film, comics, and, yes, Wham City is comedy. More so, comedy is the thing that connects all of the above.
Truth be told, the Wham City Comedy tour is full of a ton of bleak, cutting stuff. Maybe that's another misconception about the group: that it's full of cartoon people that live cartoon lives. Watching nearly all of them do comedy, you can't shake the feeling that, funny or not, the collective's stacked with some seriously cynical people.
The live performances of celebrated conjurer, “Stand Up Magician” Derek Hughes, have been lauded by audiences and critics alike, with the New York Times calling him “thoroughly entertaining.” Hughes has performed his magic on MTV, VH1, Comedy Central, and the CW’s Penn & Teller: Fool Us. He’s a consulting producer on TRUtv’s hit magic series, The Carbonaro Effect and was a finalist on season 10 of NBC’s America’s Got Talent.
Emmett Montgomery is a comedian/storyteller who was made in Utah but has lived in Seattle for most of the 21st century and been failing beautifully on and off the stage for over a decade and a half. When he is not wandering the country telling jokes and falling in love with America, he produces local shows that focus on building community, pushing the limits of what it means to be a performer and celebrating the unique beauty of the city he lives in (Weird and Awesome with Emmett Montgomery, The Magic Hat), and works with organizations like the Bushwick Book Club (a collective of musicians that creates original works based on books) and 3-2-1 Battle! (An indecent wrestling promotion and wrestling school) and sometimes he wears footie pajamas with Santa Claus faces for feet and educates audience about the joyful cosmic horror of Christmas as Sugar Plum Gary. Emmett was part of the top 100 in NBC’s Last Comic Standing Season 9 (2015) and has been voted Seattle Weekly's best comedian twice (2015, 2017) He performs at festivals across the country including the Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Sasquatch Music Festival and the Women In Comedy Festival and can be heard on podcasts like Risk!, (stories) Put Your Hands Together (jokes) and Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction (gross.) Mr. Montgomery has a lot of hope in his heart, he also has a lot of nightmares, he Likes to share both those things.