Malik has performed on many stages, but it was on BET´s Comic View where he got his break six months after beginning on his journey. He went on to appear on the show for five consecutive seasons from 1999-2004. Malik has appeared on HBO Def Comedy Jam, Comedy Central Live at Gotham, NBC Last Comic Standing season 4, ABC Comics Unleashed and HBO P. Diddy Presents Bad Boyz of Comedy. In 2009 Malik played "Another Guy" in Cedric "The Entertainer´s" pilot on ABC titled "The Law". In 2010 Malik played an assistant on Cedric "the Entertainer´s" TBS special Urban Circus where he also was a writer. Currently Malik is a writer on TvLand´s sitcom The Soul Man.
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.
You´ve seen Samantha Abrams on BET and Scary Movie 2. Sparing no details and recently divorced, Samantha, on a mission to find her next "Baby Step-Daddy", mercilessly takes us into her hilarious dating adventures. She´s a mimic and will surprise you with her dead-on foreign accents. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian David Pompeii KEY & PEELE, HEROES, THE DAILY SHOW, HBO SKETCH PAD, BARBERSHOP II
David Pompeii has appeared in several TV series including, Heroes, ER, Passions, HBO Sketch Pad and the Sports Bar. He was also a correspondent on the Daily Show. David´s film credits include, Stranger than Fiction, Barber Shop II, Chasing Robert and the Poker House. Pompeii is an alum of the Second City Theater Main Stage in Chicago where he wrote and performed in three sketch and improv comedy reviews, three ETC Theater comedy reviews and countless touring company shows. Pompeii was also a member of the Main Stage cast of The Second City Toronto and is currently a member of The Second City Hollywood. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Kimrie Lewis-Davis PEEPLES W/CRAIG ROBINSON, SCANDAL (ABC), NEW GIRL (FOX) , GO ON (NBC), THE NEIGHBORS (FOX)
Actress-comedian Kimrie Lewis-Davis was born and raised in Los Angeles. Kimrie is a graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts and a 3rd grade spelling be champ. She has performed at NXNE Comedy Festival, NY Comedy Festival, San Diego IndieFest. Kimrie has recurring roles on ABC's Scandal and ABC Family's Chasing Life. She has made guest appearances on FOX, NBC, ABC, including New Girl and The Neighbors. Her breakout film role was the character Meg in Peeples, alongside Kerry Washington, Craig Robinson, and David Alan Grier. Kimrie will next be seen in the new TBS pilot The Detour and in an upcoming HBO pilot with Mike Epps. Stalk her on Twitter at @iamKimrie and kimrie.com WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Keenan Baker NBC DIVERSITY, LAUGH FACTORY, BROADWAY COMEDY CLUB (NY, THE IMPROV,
Keenan Baker grew up a Military Brat. Born in San Diego Ca. Living all around the country but landed back in Los Angeles at a young age. Raised by a single father, Keenan struggle growing up. Losing fights and not being let back into the house until he won the fights because that was his fathers rule. Keenan got his start in comedy back in 2008. In 2011 Keenan Placed 2nd in The LA Funniest Comedy competition. Keenan performs at The World Famous Comedy Store, The Laugh Factory, The Improv Comedy Club, Flappers Comedy Club and multiple venues across the nation. Keenan's energetic styles brings life to the stage and laughter to the crowd. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Staci Lynn Fletcher 30 MINUTES OR LESS, THAT'S SO RAVEN, COMIC VIEW, SHOW TIME AT THE APOLLO,
Staci Lynn Fletcher is a comedic power house with outspoken honesty. This quick-witted comedienne keeps audiences on the edge of their seats with her unique blend of humor. Originally from Chicago, this rising starlet has been† honing† her skills on stage and screen for over 15 years. Finding humor in the absurdities of her life began while in high school. Make that an all girls Irish Catholic high school and her father was muslim! Comedically,she has appeared on Comic View and Show Time at the Apollo. Sitcoms include That´s So Raven, Living Single, and In The House to name a few . Staci also stole the scene in the film 30 Minutes or Less. Whether she's talking about being a young widow ,raising a daughter with Asperger's or home schooling,audiences love her smart-witted take on life . Her clean, no-nonsense brand of humor leaves you wanting more. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Courtney Bang Rice SWAN IN THE MOVIE TKO, GOLD ROBOT IN SIGNERZ, SPIDER IN 1000WAYS TO DIE, HUMAN CENTIPEDE 3, WHITE AND NERDY WEIRD AL
Comedian Erika Edwards JUST FOR LAUGHS CHICAGO, BOSTON WOMEN'S COMEDY FST, TV ONE'S WHO'S GOT JOKES, US ARMY - SOUTH KOREA,
After winning a "Zaniest Attorney" contest, Erika decided to leave the law behind and follow her dream to become a stand-up comedian. Two huge benefits came with Erika's decision to leave behind a budding career as a lawyer ...one less lawyer and one more talented comedienne. A rising star on the National comedy scene, Erika is quickly becoming recognized for her razor-sharp wit throughout the Midwest, the US & Overseas. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Adapting from the loss of close family in his youth, Big Eli embodied the role of a jokester to help his surviving relatives cope. As a working professional, Big Eli counsels patients who have incurable diseases, which he says calls for a big sense of humor. Big Eli may have consistently downplayed his comedic abilities, but drawing from his life experiences, the poignancy of his comedy was quickly noticed. From the very beginning and until now, it has been Big Eli's intense "keeping it real" style of comedy that has brought him thus far. "Big Eli" Turner has recently moved to Los Angeles to dive deeper into Film and Television acting. He continues to make rapid strides forward and you will just have to check in with him @www.facebook.com/eli.turner1968. BOOK
Comedian Ify Nwadiwe KEY AND PEELE, IFC'S COMEDY BANG BANG, PUT YOUR HANDS TOGETHER, SF SKETCHFEST, COLLEGE HUMOR
Ify Nwadiwe is a comedian based out of L.A. who hits the stage with high energy, funny jokes, and big glasses*. Ify has performed all over Los Angeles, in festivals, shows, and Chinese restaurants.
"He was kind of alright" -Satisfied audience member
*Yes, they are prescription. WEBSITE | | BOOK