Helen Hong plays "Janet Fung" in the Coen Brothers' "Inside Llewyn Davis" and recurs as "Mrs. Wong" in Nickelodeon's "The Thundermans." Her voice can be heard as "Thistle Lady" in 20th Century Fox Animation's "Epic" and she has appeared on "New Girl" on Fox and "The Crazy Ones" on CBS. Helen's comedy is featured on "The Arsenio Hall Show," OWN Network's "Wanda Sykes Presents Herlarious," TV Guide Network's "Standup in Stilettos," and the Showtime documentary "Why We Laugh: Funny Women." Look for Helen in two Comedy Central series: "Inside Amy Schumer" and "Adam Devine's House Party."
Not Just for Ninjas.Come out and watch comedians perform great live comedy that will leave you with a huge smile on your face at the World famous Flappers Comedy club located in downtown Burbank! WEBSITE | EPK | BOOK
Host/MC Jenny Yang JOAN RIVERS WHY WE LAUGH
Jenny Yang is a Los Angeles-based writer and stand up comedian who produces the first-ever (mostly) female, Asian American standup comedy tour, Dis/orient/ed Comedy and has been a writer and performer on the viral Buzzfeed videos "If Asians Said the Stuff White People Say" (over 8 million views), "What if Adults had Tantrums Like Toddlers?" and the "Ask An Asian" video series. Jenny was dubbed one of Los Angeles' "most fascinating people" of 2015 in LA Weekly's annual "People" issue. She was also a featured standup comic on Joan Rivers' 2013 Showtime documentary Why We Laugh: Funny Women. WEBSITE | BOOK
Comedian Kazumi Kusano GOOD DAY L.A. (FOX KTLA) , COMEDY STIR-FRY (VNMN-TV), THE BANDIT HOUND, OUT OF BOUNDS COMEDY FEST, S.F. SKETCH FESTIVAL
Japanese comedienne, Subversive Evil Cutie Pie, Kazumi Kusano drops a bomb on the status quo of the perception of Asian women. Her stand-up comedy shares her odd cultural experiences in America, interracial marriage, and her schizophrenic mother. In her sketch show, Karate Chop Teriyaki Comedy, she becomes a dominant Geisha, adorable Sumo Girl, and manic-depressive mother characters. She destroys Asian stereotypes.
Kazumi is the undefeated champion of Joke-E-Oke, the joke karaoke contest at the San Francisco Sketch Festival. She won 3rd place for both Walk the Plank 2013 and Flappers/Indi.com 2014 stand-up comedy competitions. She was invited to perform at Ventura, Cape Fear, and Out of Bounds Comedy Festivals. Her recent appearances include KTLA(FOX) Good Day LA, VNMN-TV Comedy Stir Fry, and The Bandit Hound.
On her first day at UC Berkeley, she dropped every class, went straight to the San Francisco Comedy College, and became a stand-up comedian. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Fast Ed CASTING IMAGE STUDIOS, FLAPPERS, THE PUNCH LINE, HOLLYWOOD AM, CONFUCIUS SAY..LOL
Fast Ed is comedian from atlanta, ga. He lived in LA for 6 years and he's starting to get used these crazy people out here. Not many people of his kind out here (asian southern peeps!) Breaking into this game, wide open! Fast Ed is making people laugh and go crazy with his southern/ghetto style! WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Dr Peggy Ching is a board certified plastic surgeon who has been performing stand up comedy for over 3 years.
She continues to perform at conventions and numerous venues in Detroit, Amherst, New York and California, including, the Laugh factory, Smiles, Jon Lovitz club at Universal City Walk and Flappers.
As a surgeon, she not only can give you stitches, but she will keep you in stitches. BOOK
Comedian Sierra Katow LAST CALL W/ CARSON DALY, LAUGHS ON FOX, LA IOWEST COMEDY FESTIVAL, HARVARD LAMPOON,
Sierra first began performing comedy at 16 years old. She performs around LA and in Boston where she's currently a junior at Harvard University. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Kevin Seo was born in Anaheim, CA on August 28, 1988. He grew up a pretty normal kid, as he spent his time studying, reading, playing outside, and daydreaming. He even wanted to be a stand-up comic for a little after being fascinated with Jim Carrey and his movies. He went on to study at UCLA while pursuing a career in acting. After graduating, he delved into the world of nine-to-five but still tried to get back into comedy. Now, he's hitting up open mics and any comedy club to show that he can bring the laughs. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Alex Duong ROAST BATTLE, LAUGH FACTORY HOLLYWOOD, EVERYBODY HATES CHRIS, HYENAS FT. WORTH,
Comedian/Writer/Actor Alex Duong was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. After his short-story was optioned by the OC-based Zenoost Media, Alex moved to Los Angeles in the winter of 2006 to develop the feature. While penning the feature and interning at a casting office, he was scouted by a talent agent and fell into acting. Although Alex was working, he was not content. It was when he hit an open mic that he was reminded of his high-school years as an emcee. Today, Alex continues to act, write, and perform all over the country. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Sam O FLAPPCAST, UNCLE CLYDE'S , PRIDE PARTY W/ GUY BRANUM
Sam O was born and raised in the San Fernando Valley in Los Angeles, California. He really likes it there, he just wishes there were 100% less people around.
At 15 he decided to drop out of high school and pursue entertainment full time. Looking back he remarks "WTF was I on? Where were my parents?!"
He likes comedy but he's only doing it for the fame. He is a rising star because he goes to the same gym as a famous actor on a hit cable show, which merits him the title of "rising star". WEBSITE | | BOOK
We can't tell you who it is...But this guest is a major celebrity and will definitely make you laugh! You be leaving Flappers bragging to your friends about the talent you saw at Flappers Last night. BOOK