Dat Phan (Original Winner of Last Comic Standing) presents a line-up of international comedians, some from as far away as India, Egypt, and Silverlake.
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Host/MC 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
Comedian David Nieker 2014 MARCH COMEDY MADNESS, 2014 BLACK BOX FESTIVAL, 2013 SLC COMEDY CARNIVALE, WORLD SERIES OF COMEDY, THE PITCH ON AMC
Just got back from a tour of Midwest barber colleges. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Josefina Lopez REAL WOMEN HAVE CURVES, LIVING SINGLE, CULTURE CLASH COMEDY SHOW, PMS COMEDY TRIO, POLICE CHICKS
Josefina Lopez is best known for writing Real Women Have Curves the Sundance Award winning film by HBO. She recently started doing stand up comedy, but before that she was writing and performing sketch comedy with a women´s comedy trio called P.M.S. (the Pinche Mentirosa Sisters) and with Culture Clash comedy show on Fox. Her recent credits include playing a pimp in the Webisode series Police Chicks and an Exorcist in the film Fifty One Fifty. Josefina is also a theater and film producer with two feature films to her credit and over 10 years of theater productions under her belt. She is the founder and Artistic Director of Casa 0101 Theater in Boyle Heights. She is also a motivational speaker and has lectured at over 200 colleges and universities and High Schools. Josefina has an MFA from UCLA and a Diploma in Cuisine from Le Cordon Bleu, Paris. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Erik Escobar NBC'S LAST COMIC STANDING, VH1'S WALK OF SHAME, FOOD NETWORK
If you like husky Mexipinos and poop jokes, you´ll love Erik Escobar. He currently does stand up comedying at colleges and clubs all throughout the US both individually and with The Almost Asian Comedy Tour. Described as the tall, dark, and awkward voice of the millennials, this is one act you do not want to miss. Erik can also be seen weekly at The Improv Space Theatre performing with The 400 Cat and is a company member at ComedySportz LA. He is a writer for ISA TV's The Weekly Rewind and The upcoming television show, PAYBACK! He is the producer and host of Escobar Evenings at Flappers Comedy Club with credits from NBC's Last Comic Standing, The Next Food Network Star, Comedy Central and more. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Originally from Gary, Indiana, Ryan has stuck to a promise he made himself years ago; never submit to a "normal" 9 to 5 job. As a result, he has dressed as Mickey Mouse on Hollywood Boulevard, posing in pictures for tips to go along with working as a substitute teacher and high school basketball coach. In recent months he's finally found his niche.... allegedly; performing stand-up comedy. A veteran people watcher with life experience rubbing elbows with numerous walks of life, Ryan shares these experiences as a form of therapy and to entertain anybody willing to listen and wanting to laugh. BOOK
Comedian Ayman Samman FLAPPERS, COMEDY STORE, THE SPOILS OF BABYLON, MODERN FAMILY,
Ayman Samman is a busy Los Angeles based Standup Actor/Comic. When he's not on a film or TV set, he's performing Standup around LA. He provides clever observational comedy blending his Egyptian heritage with his American present life experiences. Ayman delivers a foreigner's perspective in an American relatable fashion. You can see Ayman perform around Hollywood comedy clubs such as Flappers, Comedy Store and many others. His acting career got him on popular TV shows on ABC, FOX, CBS and IFC and on Clint Eastwood's American Sniper. More information on Ayman can be found on his website www.aymanation.com or you can fallow him on Twitter @aymanation" WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Ari Mannis STANDUPTALK, SKATEACROSSUSA, COMEDY JUICE, INDOOR SOCCER SHOES,
Ari is an observational comic that tells stories and situations from his life. Ari grew up in San Diego, CA and is currently residing in Los Angeles where he performs stand up comedy regularly. More info, videos, and booking can be found at his website AriMannis.com WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Ashley Huyge THE COMEDY STORE, THE ICE HOUSE, FLAPPERS, THE THREE CLUBS,
Ashley Huyge is a stand-up comedian and voice actor. Born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, she enjoyed living in the mitten state until she and her family moved to Seoul, South Korea where she began her voiceover career. Somewhere, possibly right now, someone is singing along to her rendition of "The Itsy Bitsy Spider," on a cassette tape as a way to learn English. Today her voice over clients include projects for Garnier, Essie Nails, MedExpress Urgent Care, Walgreens, and the pilot for the animated kid's show The Pixel Pals.
Ashley most recently performed in the Eagle Rock Comedy Festival. In addition to performances at Flappers, the Ice House and the Comedy Store, you can hear her narrate audiobooks on Audible.com.
As a recovered vegetarian, Ashley really enjoys bacon, and being kind to animals. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Julian Fernandez SPIKE'S TATTOO NIGHTMARES, FLAPPERS CLAREMONT, THE COMEDY STORE
Born and raised in CA, Julian is a Latino comedian who uses life experiences, opinions, crazy thoughts, and impressions to make people laugh. He started doing stand up at age 18 and has been working hard to perfect his craft. He often refers to himself as being "Latino-ish" due to him not knowing Spanish. Inspired by the comedy of Gabriel Iglesias, Louis C.K., and Doug Benson, Julian is on a mission to make people laugh in every language. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Paul Cibis HOLLYWOOD IMPROV, COMEDY STORE, LA FINALIST - NEW FACES
Paul Cibis has been writing and performing comedy in one form or another since he was 15-years-old. As an adult, Paul decided to try his hand at stand up and took to it like a duck to water (only funny). With his sharp, smarty-pants style, In a few short years, Paul has cut a path through the dense jungle of the Los Angeles comedy scene and racked up a few respectable credits along the way. Paul performs all over Southern California, is a regular at the Hollywood Improv, and as appeared on bills alongside some of his comedy heroes including Bill Burr, Todd Glass, Maria Bamford, Greg Behrendt, and Chris Hardwick. In 2010 Paul was one of the LA finalists for the Montreal Comedy Festival´s New Faces show. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Originally from Thailand, Andy YP is the only Thai comedian in USA. He was the host in various TV programs, event emcee, performing stand up comedy and entertainment events (in his home country) for 7 years. After relocated to USA, he has performed at various comedy club in california at night, and help his mom doing laundry during the day.
He has choosen to perform at Ventura Comedy Festival and Cleveland Comedy Festival in 2013. He also perform internationally especially in his home country,Thailand. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Ricarlo Flanagan is a rising talent who hails from Detroit, MI by way of Cleveland, OH. Using his rough upbringing as the fuel to inspire him, Ricarlo gives audiences a maniacal spin on everyday circumstances, along with sharp vocal impressions that has brought laughter to crowds all over the nation. A 4th place finalist in the Laughing Skull Comedy festival, and a finalist in the Seattle International Comedy Competition, Ricarlo has also showcased in New York city for the prestigious Just For Laughs Festival held in Montreal. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Raajeev Aggerwhil is a stand-up comedian, humorist and satirist focusing on humor "with a message." His comedy style is self-deprecating, non-offensive and clean. He derives his humor from his upbringing till high school in India, (Growing up I used to have a problem with constipation, so my Dad used to beat the crap out me), his adult life and work experience as a software executive in the US (I started out as a closet comedian. I didn´t want my employees to think that their boss is a clown), his married life and his children (three known ones!). Raajeev is a Distinguished Toastmasters (DTM), the highest award bestowed by Toastmasters International to its members. He has won numerous rounds of Uncle Clyde´s competition held at Flappers Comedy Club. He was awarded a BA and an MBA from Berkeley, MS from Stanford and an SOB by his wife of 24 years. BOOK
Comedian Aliye AJ NPR - WORLDVIEW, CHICAGO WOMEN'S FUNNYFEST, WORLD SERIES OF COMEDY, CLEVELAND COMEDY FESTIVAL, VENTURA COMEDY FESTIVAL
Aliye AJ is a Turk who doesn't smoke, which makes her an honorary unicorn. BOOK