Host/MC Fritz Coleman CHANNEL 4 NEWS , ICE HOUSE, COMEDY STORE
Fritz Coleman is NBC4´s weathercaster on the weekday editions of "Channel 4 News," airing at 5, 6 and 11PM. A Southern California broadcasting icon, Coleman is well known for his sense of humor and extensive knowledge of weather. Coleman has been named "Best Weathercaster" in nearly every major paper in Southern California, including the Orange County Register (Critic´s Choice Pool), the San Bernardino Sun (Readers Poll) and four times in the Los Angeles Daily News (Readers Poll).
A long-time stand-up comic, Coleman has performed at The Improvisation, The IceHouse and other Southern California comedy clubs. He has utilized his humor in a number of series and specials that have aired on NBC4 over the years including "What a Week" (1990 – 1991), "It´s Fritz" (1988-1990), "Fritz and Friends" (Special) and "The Perils of Parenting" (Special). He received four Los Angeles area Emmy Awards for his work on the NBC4 comedy specials and series. BOOK
Comedian Jason Dudey LOGO WISECRACKS, OPEN FOR KATHLEEN MADIGAN, OPEN FOR BOBBY COLLINS, COME OUT LAUGHING TOUR, OPEN FOR DEBI GUTIERREZ
Jason Dudey is "The Gay Next Door" We all know him and we all love him. Born in the Midwest, raised on the East Coast and now living out west, Jason, or Dudey as he is affectionately called, can be seen spreading his quirky views on life, love and family throughout the country. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Industry professionals describe Shannon as an Early Ellen DeGeneres. Her timing and quick witted comedic style connects with audiences of all ages. She has opened for Paul Reiser, Felipe Esparza, Jon Dore, and featured for Gabriel Iglesias and Erik Griffin just to name a few.
Shannon has been teaching stand up comedy for 7 years. She was a Beginning Stand Up teacher at Judy Carter's Comedy Workshops, then started teaching comedy privately for adults and teens all over the world, and is now the Dean at Flappers Comedy University where she teaches Beginning and Intermediate Stand Up to Teens and Adults. BOOK
Comedian Drew Lynch OPENER FOR BO BURNHAM, NBC DIVERSITY FINALS 2013, FLAPPERS COMEDY CLUB
Born in Indiana and raised in Las Vegas, Drew graduated high school with aspirations of becoming a fully articulate film actor in Los Angeles. At age 20 during a company softball game, Drew got hit in the throat with causing his vocal chord to paralyze, turning his chattering into stuttering. This life-changing injury sparked a passion for writing and performing Stand up Comedy, bringing to life the social hardships of dealing with a newly-found speech impediment. Inspired by the comedy of Louis C.K., Dave Chappell, and the up and coming Samuel J. Comroe, Drew is on a mission to make you laugh. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Jimmy Brogan TONIGHT SHOW W/LENO, COMIC STRIP LIVE, SHOWTIME
Jim has performed his standup comedy and made guest appearances on The Tonight Show starring Johnny Carson and Late Night with David Letterman. He also got other TV jobs. He hosted Laffathon (Showtime), Comic Strip Live (Fox) and You Asked For It, Again (Family Channel). The perfectionist that he is, he won't be satisfied until he has been cancelled by all the networks. Deciding that he could save a few dollars by not hiring a lawyer, he worked for nine years as an indentured servant on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. His areas of responsibility included being a writer and talent coordinator (booking comedians for the show). Since leaving The Tonight Show, Jim has been busier than ever. Besides doing his standup, he has written two movies and seen three others. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Mary Lynn Rajskub is an American actress, comedienne and singer best known as a co-star of Kiefer Sutherland on the popular television series ''24''. Rajskub made her debut on television in 1995 as one of the original cast members of ''Mr. Show with Bob and David''. In 1999 she joined the cast of 'Veronica's Closet' TV series, appearing in 15 episodes of the show. As a skilled guitar player, Rajskub has also been part of the comic duo called 'Girls Guitar Club' and appeared on the NBC's 'Late Friday' TV show. In the 2000s she ventured into more dramatic roles, most notably her role as analyst Chloe O'Brian on the popular TV series ''24''. While she has been mainly a television star, Rajskub also offered mesmerizing performances in Mysterious Skin, Sweet Home Alabama, Punch-Drunk Love, Firewall, and Little Miss Sunshine. She has been nominated for two Screen Actors Guild Awards. BOOK
Comedian Dat Phan LAST COMIC STANDING, THE TONIGHT SHOW, DIRECTV, TYRA BANKS SHOW, FAMILY GUY
Dat Phan is the Original Winner of NBC's "Last Comic Standing" and is a Headlining Comedian touring live across the U.S. He has made numerous TV and movie appearances including "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," "Family Guy" voice-over, and "Cellular." Most recently Dat has appeared on "The Tyra Banks Show," discussing racial diversity. Dat Phan has been included in The Smithsonian Institution's exhibition of The Top 10 Most Influential Vietnamese-American Individuals. WEBSITE | | BOOK