The Glasgow, Scotland native arrived in the United States on a mission.
From the minute he stepped onto the comedy scene he has been making waves. From Appearances on The Comedy Network´s The Great Canadian Laugh Off and The Montreal Comedy Festival to The CWB´s The Daily Buzz and NBC´s Night Shift and New Day.
See more at: http://imakefunnyhappen.com
UNCLE CLYDE´S COMEDY CONTEST - is LA's Longest Running Comedy Contest, and you pick the winners. . There are eight preliminary rounds. In each preliminary round, 10 comics performs a five-minute set. A special guest performer or group is invited to perform at "Half Time" and at "Math Time" (the end of the show while the votes are being tallied). The 1st place winner receives $101.00 Cash Prize, 2nd place receives a $50.00 gift card from Flappers Comedy Club or from another location, and 3rd place gets a Clyde´s traditional Huge Side of French Fries. The top two finishers will be invited to perform in the Soup-Or-Bowl finals. Each Soup-Or-Bowl Audience Vote winner will receive $500.00 cash and the Judges Vote will receive a Professional Gig at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant. Second place wins a $50 gift card, and third place wins a huge side of fries. (As an added feature to the contest, Flappers will be adding an online voting component via Facebook (TBD). **The producers reserve the right to manage contestants in any way possible or to control placement of contestents in any and all ways possible.**
The Top Two finishers from each Soup-Or-Bowl Finals, (as well as the online winner and/or judges wildcard winner - TBD), will be invited back at the end of the year to participate in Clyde´s Playoff Week a run of 3 shows held at Flappers Comedy Club Mainroom Dec 16th 17th and 18th, 2014. First place in each playoff round will win $101, second place will win a $50 gift card, and third place will win a giant side of fries. The top three performers from each playoff round will be invited to perform in The Clyde´s Cup to be held on Jan 7th 2015 at 8pm in which ONE winner will win the title of Clyde's Cup, their name on a huge Trophy, along with a $2000 Cash Grand Prize, a professional gig at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant.. We have Celebrity Judges lined up from Comedy Central, Princess Cruises, Flappers Comedy Club, Comedy Festivals, MySpace Comedy, National Lampoon, and many more. Previous Winners have included Bil Dwyer, Bobbie Oliver, Randall Park, Samuel J Comroe, Keon Polee, Quinn Dahle and many more.
Host/MC 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
Comedian Alex Duong ROAST BATTLE, LAUGH FACTORY HOLLYWOOD, YOUNG & RESTLESS, COMEDY STORE, FREE PARKING COMEDY
Comedian/Writer/Actor Alex Duong was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. After deciding his love did not lie in the medical field, he began to explore other options; one of them being writing. After his short-story, "Enchanted Melody" was picked 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 Briana Hansen THE SECOND CITY HOLLYWOOD, LA COMEDY FESTIVAL, THE COMEDY STORE
Briana Hansen is a goofball who loves cheating on her lovers improvisation and sketch comedy with her mistress stand up comedy. Originally born and raised in the Midwest, she travels and performs all over the country as a stand up comedian or with her constantly evolving solo sketch show and podcast, Femoir. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Renee used to do a lot of super serious Off-Broadway musicals... she's since dedicated her life to making things right with the audiences that had to sit through that shit. If you're one of them: Hey man, sorry about that. Renee now writes, hosts, and does stand up comedy. BOOK
A big kid pretending to be an adult, my comedy celebrates what it means to be a geek/nerd/adult with childlike tendencies surviving in a world filled with "normals" and boring offices. A fun roller coaster of randomness, I poke fun at everything from relationships to my useless Star Trek trivia. I pride myself in clean humor and an impromptu style, making each show I do unique from the last. A former Californian, now living in Chicago, I've been entertaining folks all over the west and Midwest.
TV credits you ask? Well, maybe you saw me on the FOX network in 2008 taking my shirt off on The Wanda Sykes Show. No? How about me being a dinosaurs´ lunch in the Asylum Film "Age Of Dinosaurs", which aired on the SyFy channel and streamed on Netflix. No? Well they still count. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Domenic Padulo JUST THE TIP, THE COMEDY STORE, FLAPPERS, SEX PARTY,
Domenic Padulo majored in Film & Avoiding Life Experiences at two unidentified east-coast schools. He now lives in Los Angeles and spends most of his time in dark bars and comedy clubs. BOOK
Comedian Matt Baca COMEDY POP-OFF, AMERICA'S GOT TALENT , NEW FACES CONTEST
Matt Baca has established himself as a premiere stand-up comedian in the Denver comedy scene, performing in comedy clubs, corporations, and universities all over the United States. Matt draws from his experiences in education, the business world and travel to provide high-energy and character-driven observations. His comedy ranges from the intellectual to the slapstick, guaranteeing that there will be a topic for everyone to enjoy. Matt is a regular MC and opening act at Comedy Works in Denver as well as the Denver Improv. He recently won the America´s Got Talent Latino Style competition and has been a finalist in numerous competitions, including the National Lampoon´s Comedy Pop-Off and the Comedy Works New Faces competition. He currently has been selected to compete in several comedy festivals, including Laughing Skull and the Aspen Comedy Festival. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Coming from humble beginnings as a stable-boy on a Furby« farm in Kansas, Josh Wilmarth always knew he was destined for okayness. It wasn't until his admittance into the ComedySportz High School League when his love for performing comedy was furnished [and i mean fully furnished, with an ottoman and everything]. After high school he was assimilated into the uber-elite independent improv group, Atomic Bomb Comedy, where he truly blossomed into his niche not only as a performer, but also as a producer of short comedy videos. These days he can be seen trying his hand at stand-up comedy, performing alongside such reputable names as Lenny Bruce, Red Skeleton, and Jerry Seinfeld [at least, that's what they said their names were]. Don't hate. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Laurie Kilmartin LAST COMIC STANDING, CONAN O'BRIEN, AUTHOR OF SH*TTY MOM
Comedian and Writer, Laurie Kilmartin has performed at the Montreal, Aspen and Edinburgh comedy festivals. Most known for her standup on Comedy Central, Jimmy Kimmel and Showtime, Laurie has appeared on Best Week Ever, the Today Show, Countdown with Keith Olbermann, The Rachel Maddow Show and Fox & Friends AND Oprah. Currently a staff writer on Late Night with Conan O´Brien, last year she was a finalist in Season 8 of NBC's Last Comic Standing! WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Michael Malone THE BOB AND TOM SHOW, XM RADIO, THE CW, 2012 SICC WINNER, WGN
His CD is #3 on the iTunes Comedy charts but he is #1 in America's Heart. Download it today! WEBSITE | | BOOK