The media dubbed Vargus "THE HUMAN CARTOON" at the 2002 San Francisco Comedy Competition. Using highly physical movement and an arsenal of animated voices, Vargus took 2nd place defeating 340 competitors world wide. Other national comedy titles include 2006 Top 10 Comics of Myspace, 2007 Finalist Purina Pet Comedy Competition, Semifinalist 2006 Boston International Comedy Festival and HBO´s Young Young Comedian Spotlight; where performing for the first time at only 15, Vargus became the Rocky Mountain Regional Champion.
Vargus' has also appeared on a diverse range of television comedy shows. Foremost is NBC´s Last Comic Standing, where he was selected among in the world´s elite 40 comedians to compete in the semifinals of year 4. Other television credits include Russell Simmons Def Comedy Jam, Comedy Central´s Live at Gotham, Comics Unleashed with Byron Allen, BET´s Comic-View and VH1´s Super Secret Movie Rules.
Bradley Whitford's credits in film, television and theater include work with some of the most noted writers, directors and playwrights in the arts, and constitute a career worthy of a Juilliard-trained actor -- which he is. But stardom is something else altogether, and it remained elusive, at least until 1999 and his appearance on NBC's acclaimed political drama, The West Wing (1999). BOOK
Comedian Alonzo Bodden LAST COMIC STANDING , COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS, THE TONIGHT SHOW
Alonzo Bodden Fast Facts: * Worked as an airplane mechanic for nine years before becoming a stand-up comic. * Got his break opening for In Living Color's Tommy Davidson. * Has performed all over the world as an entertainer with the USO comedy tour. * Won Season 3 of Last Comic Standing and was the runner-up the previous season. In 2007, he appeared on the NBC reality competition as a talent scout/judge, alongside fellow LCS alums ANT and Kathleen Madigan. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Darren Carter SHOWTIME SPECIAL, THE TONIGHT SHOW, CHELSEA LATELY
Showtime Special, "That Ginger's Crazy", Chelsea Lately and The Tonight Show. Listen to the Dick and Darren Show available on iTunes, DarrenCarter.com and here this week! WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Jimmy Shubert KING OF QUEENS, RENO 911, 2 BROKE GIRLS, ENTOURAGE, MONK
Philly native Jimmy Shubert began performing stand-up right out of high school. After moving to Los Angeles, Sam Kinison included him as one of the original "Outlaws of Comedy". His hour-long stand-up comedy special won Punchline's top 10 comedy dvds for 2010.
A plethora of television credits; most recently Jimmy has appeared on "Two Broke Girls" and "Off Their Rockers". He also has been seen in a recurring role (17 episodes), his character appropriately named Jimmy, on CBS's "King of Queens" for five seasons. He has also made appearances on such shows as "Entourage," "Heist," "ER," "Monk," "Reno 911," "Rude Awakenings," "Angel," "Once and Again," "Lucky," "New Car Smell," "Secret Service Guy," "The Loop " and "Youth In Revolt," to name a few. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Joey Medina SHOWTIME, THE ORIGINAL LATIN KINGS , CHOLO COMEDY SLAM, LATIN PALOOZA, COMEDY CENTRAL
Comedian Kira Soltanovich THE JAY LENO SHOW, TONIGHT SHOW W JAY LENO, SHOWTIME'S HOT TAMALES , GIRLS BEHAVING BADLY, EAT THE CLOCK
Born in the former Soviet Union, and raised by immigrant parents in San Francisco, Kira Soltanovich has plenty to laugh about. "Like most kids, my parents took me to Disneyland …not for the rides, for the lines. They assumed there´d be food at the end of them."
And whether it's stand-up comedy, sketch, hidden camera or improv, Kira keeps nightclub and television audiences laughing. A Series Regular for four seasons on the Oxygen and Nationally syndicated show, Girls Behaving Badly, Kira has also appeared on such shows as Jimmy Kimmel Live, 3rd Rock From The Sun, and in a sketch on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. She recently hosted a pilot called "Box Seat" with Dennis Rodman, Jose Conseco and Jenny McCarthy. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Comedian Ty Barnett LAST COMIC STANDING , COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS, TIL DEATH, SAMANTHA WHO, TONIGHT SHOW W/JAY LENO
TY BARNETT, a Chicago native, actually began his Comedy career at the SEATTLE COMEDY UNDERGROUND. And since his first open mic, his star keeps rising. He has appeared on countless T.V. programs ("The Tonight Show w/Jay Leno", "Jimmy Kimmel Live", "Samantha Who", "Bad Boys of Comedy") among others as well as National commercials. His CD "bout damn time" is one of the most played/requested albums on Sirus Sat. Radio. His appearances on the hit shows "Last Comic Standing", and "Til Death" have been called "amazing", "hilarious" and his stage presence has wowed audiences of ALL walks of life. Ty has the rare ability to make you, your kids AND your grandma laugh. He's "a tremendous talent" and a "truly gifted performer". DON'T MISS THIS GUY!! He's what comedy should be.....SIMPLY FUNNY!! Come see why. WEBSITE | | BOOK