Standing 6 feet 8-1/2 inches tall, Brad Garrett grew up in Woodland Hills outside of Los Angeles. In 1984, he became the first $100,000 grand champion winner in the comedy category of Star Search (1983). This led to his first appearance, at age 23, on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962), making him one […]
Steven Wright is an American comedian, actor, writer, and an Oscar-winning film producer. He is known for his distinctly lethargic voice and slow, deadpan delivery of ironic, philosophical and sometimes nonsensical jokes, paraprosdokians, non-sequiturs, anti-humor, and one-liners with contrived situations.
Soft spoken and clever, Rita Rudner could hardly be called offensive. Her humor is in fact, very, very palatable. Most of her comedy revolves the “square” persona she has developed for the stage. She’s offbeat and intelligent and focuses the minutia of every day life and love. She manages to be clean — without being […]
George Wallace is an American comedian and actor. He is best known for his show at the Flamingo Las Vegas where he is known as “The New Mr. Vegas” and for his catchphrase, “Get your mess right.”
Lily Tomlin, one of America’s foremost comediennes, continues to venture across an ever-widening range of media, starring in television, theater, motion pictures, animation and video. Throughout her extraordinary entertainment career, Tomlin has received numerous awards, including: six Emmys; a Tony for her one woman Broadway show, Appearing Nitely; a second Tony as Best Actress, Drama […]
Jon Stewart is the host of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, which dubs itself “the most trusted name in fake news” and has run for nearly 20 seasons.
Dennis Miller is a five-time Emmy award winner for his half-hour, live talk show “Dennis Miller Live” which had a nine year run on HBO. He also wrote and starred in the Emmy-nominated cable comedy special “Raw Feed”, his sixth such special. He was the host and executive producer of CNBC’s “Dennis Miller”, a topical […]
Perhaps Mel Brooks put it best when he said, “Richard Lewis may just be the Franz Kafka of modern day comedy.” Lewis has taken his lifelong therapy fodder and carved it into a commanding, compelling art form. His early career as a stand-up brought him to the top of his ranks. Over time and through […]