Joe Wong is a Korean Chinese-American comedian and chemical engineer. He was born to a Korean Chinese family in Baishan, Jilin, China. His family moved from Korea to China three generations ago. He graduated from Jilin University and Chinese Academy of Sciences, before he went to further study chemistry at Rice University in Texas in 1994. Joe graduated from Rice in 2000 with a PhD in Biochemistry. He then moved to Boston in 2001 and […]
Margaret Cho Margaret Cho is an American comedian, actress, fashion designer, author, and singer-songwriter. Cho is best known for her stand-up routines, through which she critiques social and political problems, especially regarding race and sexuality.
Helen Hong is a comedian, actor, host, and chronically single. Helen has performed standup comedy on Last Call with Carson Daly, The Arsenio Hall Show, Comics Unleashed with Byron Allen, Wanda Sykes Presents Herlarious, Standup in Stilettos, Gotham Comedy Live and the Showtime documentary Why We Laugh: Funny Women.
Dan Nainan performs stand up comedy, usually centered on his experiences as a half Indian, half Japanese man. Born in Bloomington, Indiana, his father is a nuclear physicist from India, and his mother, a child psychologist from Kyoto, Japan. Dan is an accomplished musician who started piano lessons at the age of two. He sings […]
Joe Wong headlined the Radio and TV Correspondents’ Dinner where he roasted vice president Joe Biden. He made multiple appearances on the David Letterman and Ellen Degeneres shows. Joe’s life has been very boring except two surprises in 2010. He went to the Great American Comedy Festival and won the competition there. Then he became […]
Ron Josol represents a new generation of comedy. With his modish comedy style and commanding stage presence, he is one of today’s hottest acts. Ron has taken his comedy around the world and has performed in Canada, U.S., Pacific Islands, Persian Gulf, Asia, Central America, the Carribean and the in the Middle East. In Ron’s […]
For Comedian Henry Cho, making the most of who he is has not been a problem. “I’m an Asian with a Southern accent”, remarks Cho. To a lot of people, that right there is funny”. Cho, who is Korean-American, was born in Knoxville, Tennessee. In 1994 Henry got the call from NBC to host NBC’s […]