Come on down and watch comedians audition their best three minutes for the Hit TV Show America's Got Talent.
Host/MC Michael Rayner BANANAS, DAVID LETTERMAN, ENERGIZER BATTERIES, G4 TV,
"As with the best magicians–indeed, as with the best performers–it's not the difficulty of his tricks but the way he delivers those tricks that makes him endearing and engaging." Michael has appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman, The Extreme Gong Show and Sesame Street. He might appear on Yo Gabba Gabba. WEBSITE | BOOK
Audiences all over the country, crowd after crowd, love the relatability in his situational humor. Incorporating a background in music and improvisation, Richy has created a unique brand of comedy that allows each performance to be wonderfully memorable and different. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Gillian Bellinger BYRON ALLEN'S COMEDY JAM, FINAL CA FUNNIEST FEMALE, FEEDING FRENZY, TIME WARNER, NACA WEST ED SESSION
Gillian Bellinger is a LA based comedian and SAG actor. She is a principal actor in commercials for Harris Bank, Time Warner, NorthShore Healthcare, and Unitrin Auto Insurance. Gillian also stars in Red Letter Media's Feeding Frenzy, a comedic horror flick. So if you're watching TV late at night and think, 'Was that...?' Probably. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Comedian Nick Hoff BOSTON COMEDY FESTIVAL, SEATTLE COMEDY FESTIVAL, WINNER: ICE HOUSE CONTEST, 2ND: ULTIMATE LAFF DOWN, WRITER: LIFE & STYLE MAG
Born and raised on the rough Nebraska streets (gravel roads), Nick is now a comedian living in Los Angeles. A featured comedy writer for Life & Style magazine, he has also been seen on Comedy Time TV and the Boston Comedy Festival. In early 2009 Nick was part of the Walk of Shame Comedy Tour which spanned 16 states with 42 shows in 56 days. Most recently, he showcased for Comedy Central´s "Live at Gotham." WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Comedian Tony Baker NEW MEXICO STATE, BOSTON COM FEST., NBC DIVERSITY TOUR 2011, NACA NATIONAL SHOWCASE,
Tony Baker's comedic skills flourished while attending New Mexico State University his creative ideas were brought to the forefront while writing and directing films with his colleagues just for the love of it. His comedic skills developed while hosting pageants, talent shows, and fund-raising events on the NMSU campus. His love for theater developed when he made his stage debut in the University production of "Of Mice & Men" in which he received his first acting award. After bringing his acting talents to the stage he knew that it was time to make the dream a reality and uprooted his family to California to pursue a career in acting and stand up comedy. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Comedian Natisha Anderson MONTREAL JFL FESTIVAL, COMEDY CENTRAL PILOT , CA'S FUNNIEST CONTEST, SAN FRANCISCO C&B FEST., SUPER BOWL COMMERCIALS
Natisha Anderson is a basketcase of cute ---
like Little Orphan Annie after a panic attack.
Originally from the cornfields of Indiana, she first performed in an elementary school production of Dinosaurs as Paleontologist #4.
Natisha now resides in Los Angeles.
Natisha recently performed in the Montreal Just For Laughs Comedy Festival, Set List Show. She also placed in the top four finalists in CA's Funniest Female Contest - out of 90 women. Natisha has also performed in the San Francisco Comedy and Burrito Fest, Ventura Harbor Comedy Festival, national commercials, and a Comedy Central pilot. She still loves dinosaurs. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Dave Reinitz THIS AMERICAN LIFE, BBC, TRAVEL CHANNEL, KPFK,
Dave´s unique perspective and sarcasm gives us a hilarious hour of stand-up comedy that won´t soon be forgotten. Taking nothing for granted Dave challenges "normal" beliefs and expectations. He finds humor wherever common sense is in jeopardy, such as the prescription drug industry, in ordering a simple cup of coffee and genetically engineered food "of course the bugs won´t eat it , it taste like crap". Like a modern day minimalist Robin Hood, Dave steels small things from big companies, not just to get even but to feel even. Well-traveled and semi educated, Dave appeals to the smart and silly sides of the audience. Raised by 1960s radicals in upstate New York, Dave lists George Carlin, Bill Maher, and John Stewart as artistic influences. BOOK
Comedian Jim Ruel SHOWTIME -GOIN NATIVE, BBC WORLDS STANDS UP, ANOTHER INDIAN UPRISING, JIM RUEL'S NERDTASTIC VLO,
Native American Comedian Jim Ruel has been described as a "Native American-Chris Rock." Jim is an enrolled member of the Ojibwe Nation and an alumnus of Stanford University. His extremely charming presence smokescreens for his sharp and witty barbs that pick apart stereotypes and misconceptions about his fellow Native Americans. In addition to performing at Clubs and Colleges, Jim was the Winner of the Four Directions Talent Search, and won 1st Place in the 2004 NBC Diversity Talent Search. His numerous television credits include: The World Stands Up (BBC, London), Comedy Central, NBC, ABC, and BBC America. He is also a member of the Another Indian Uprising. You can also visit him on Facebook or NativeComedian.com. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
A native of Southern California, Wendi Starling is a brazen female comic with a quick wit and a sharp tongue. At the age of 26, she had a breakdown, shaved the sides of her head, sailed the world, then landed in Florida and found stand-up comedy. What began as hobby became an obsession and Wendi can now be found at clubs all over Los Angeles and across the country. BOOK
Comedian Samuel J Comroe CONAN ON TBS, BET, FLAPPERS COMEDY CLUB, BOSTON COMEDY FESTIVAL, REAL HUSBANDS HOLLYWOOD
What if Stand Up Comedy and Tourette Syndrome met face to face? Meet Samuel Comroe, a young brave comedian who shares his trials and tribulations about living with Tourette Syndrome and turns them into an unforgettable Stand up comedy set. Funny, energetic and vibrant. You won't want to wait to see what Sam is up to next! WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Drew Lynch moved to Los Angeles with aspirations of becoming a fully articulate film actor. Then something completely unpredictable happened; during a softball game, Drew got hit with the ball causing damage to his vocal cords which left him with a stutter. The timing of his injury couldn't have sparked a more positive change in who he has become and shaped what he stands for today: Embrace life even when it throws you a curveball. Inspired by comedians Bo Burnham, Louis C.K., and his friend Samuel J. Comroe, Drew brings to life the social hardships of dealing with a newly-found speech impediment. Making his television debut on America´s Got Talent in 2015. Become a part of #drewcrew on Twitter @theDrewLynch. www.DrewLynch.com #AGT WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Clarke McMakin LAS VEGAS HILTON, COMEDY UNDERGROUND, LAUGH FACTORY
At the age of 16 Clarke started comedy for the logical and also insane reason that he liked to write, laugh, and perform. What better way to do all those things then stand-up. Clarke is a philosophy geek whose comedy tends to outline the absurdities in life others don´t notice. Clarke has a talent for talking about risqué topics without using fucking vulgarity. His material blurs the lines between thought provoking, clever, and shocking. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Mike Karaba ICE HOUSE, COMEDY STORE, COMEDY TIME , VENTURA COMEDY FESTIVAL, ACME COMEDY THEATRE
Mike Karaba was born and raised in Germany. After several appearances as an extra in soap operas he landed a gig as a tv-writer and discovered his calling: Comedy. He decided that it was time for the next step and moved to Los Angeles where he's on a mission to let the world know that Germany has more to offer than Bratwurst and Hasselhoff. BOOK
Comedian Don Friesen SHOWTIME 1 HR SPECIAL, JUST FOR LAUGHS, LIVE AT GOTHAM, COMICS UNLEASHED, KLOS 5:00 FUNNIES
If you missed Don's hilarious Showtime one-hour Special, Ask Your Mom you've got to catch him Live! Don captures the irony of parenting, marriage and everyday absurdities through characters, voices, parodies and some of the best written routines around! As the only two-time winner in the 36-year history of the prestigious San Francisco International Comedy Competition, Friesen ignites the stage with a playful, high-energy spoof of his life as a modern suburban dad trying to get through the day with a bit of money in the bank and a scrap of dignity intact. Friesen's credits include Showtime, Live at Gotham, The Lewis Black Christmas Special, and Comics Unleashed. Comedy clips and more at www.donfriesen.com WEBSITE | | BOOK
Pittman draws on audience sympathy as he performs tricks that surprise even him. Pittman is particularly adept at ad-libs with the audience that make this show a hoot. says The Los Angeles Times. Woody is...different. A shy kind of guy who you're pulling for to do good and he does. His character works because it comes from within. If he comes to town, go out of your way to see him says the Professional Magicians Association. Pittman has a marvelous deadpan delivery, mixing jokes with sleight-of-hand tricks. The audience is invariably charmed. BOOK