Originally from Chicago, Mick Betancourt has appeared in the Chicago and Montreal Comedy Festival as well as numerous stand up appearances on NBC, HBO, TBS and Comedy Central. He has also written or produced such dramatic fair as The Black Donnellys, Law & Order: SVU, Detroit 187, Breakout Kings, The Mob Doctor or Necessary Roughness. He most recently played Sgt. Det. Hendricks in the Warner Brothers hit movie - Gangster Squad.
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 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. Top Three Soup or Bowl Winners will come back for semi final rounds and the end of the year and The top three performers from each playoff round will be invited to perform in The Clyde´s Cup to be held once a year. OVER 360 Comedians and the Clyde's Cup is down to the top 10 of those. One Winner will get their name on a huge Trophy, along with a $2000 Cash Grand Prize, a professional gig at Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant.. YOU the audience pick the winner! Previous Winners have included Bil Dwyer, Bobbie Oliver, Randall Park, Samuel J Comroe, Keon Polee, Quinn Dahle and many more.
Host/MC Kyle Chrise THE LATE LATE SHOW, DICE (SHOWTIME), TOM GREEN LIVE, THE ARTIE LANGE SHOW, SIXX SENSE W/NIKKI SIXX
Kyle was born and raised in the hills of Pennsylvania. He left the small town and chased his rock n roll dreams to New York City, where he unintentionally rose the ranks at the Fox News Channel. Today, he has a wife he doesn't deserve, a career he doesn't want, an appetite he can't control, and a mortgage he can't afford. Even worse, he still thinks he's one gig away from rockstardom. WEBSITE | BOOK
Comedian Jake Weisman THE MORNING AFTER PODCAST, UCB THEATRE,
Jake Weisman loves cats. He performs stand-up comedy all around Los Angeles, and is the co-host of the popular The Morning After...Podcast. He can't stress enough to you how much he loves cats. BOOK
Comedian Alex Duong ROAST BATTLE, LAUGH FACTORY HOLLYWOOD, EVERYBODY HATES CHRIS, HYENAS FT. WORTH,
Comedian/Writer/Actor Alex Duong was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. After his short-story was optioned 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 Carolina Hidalgo VIEWPOINT , THE REBEL REPORT, TEACHERS LOUNGE, THE DEVIL'S TREE FILM,
Carolina Hidalgo, originally from Queens, New York and raised in Mexico City, started stand up in the New York City comedy scene in 2009. Since then she has perfumed in comedy clubs all across the country and has been featured as a panelist on Current TV's ViewPoint with John Fugelsang and currently starring in a new Daily Show spinoff created by Al Madrigal called The Rebel Report as well as a fantastic new web series by Ted Alexandro, Teachers Lounge. Check out Carolina's starring film debut in the anticipated comedy horror film, The Devil's Tree. She also hosts the popular cult movie podcast, Everything We Are Doing Is Bad, that has been listed top 5 podcast on TimeOut NY. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Ricky Prieto WORLD FAMOUS COMEDY STORE, HAHA CAFE , HOLLYWOOD IMPROV, FLAPPERS BURBANK,
My name is Ricky Prieto. I am 22 years old and living in the Subhetto (Suburban Ghetto) known as Pico Rivera. Growing up I always knew I wanted to entertain people so I tried various types of performing arts before I became a Stand Up Comedian. I was actually advised to start stand up by a mysterious man at a movie theater who was listening to my ranting and suggested I send him a video of my stand up. I then received an email which was my first booking. Thank You to the Creeper who discovered me!! And I believe that brings us to here and now... WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Comedian Mat Weiss SEINFELD, DHARMA AND GREG, NEWSRADIO
A SAG actor who has appeared on Seinfeld, Newsradio, Dharma And Greg, as well as many other hit television shows. Recent winner of the mackenzie theater comedy competition, and Ha Ha's fresh faces competition. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Matt Davis JUST FOR LAUGHS, SKETCH FEST SAN FRANCISCO, COMEDY TIME, MAN UP STAND UP ON MAVTV,
With five full length comedy albums, Matt Davis is a comedic force of dark and dirty humor. Recently featured on The Nasty Show at the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal (2012), Matt's "dirty but smart" sense of humor has earned him an Editor's Choice on Sony's Crackle.com (2007), and had him featured in a top ten list on Cracked Magazine's Cracked.com (2012). "Matt Davis... he has great material on everything from hunting and Harry Potter to retro clothing and homophobia in the Arab world..."-Creative Loafing, Atlanta (2010) "If Paul Westerberg was a comedian, he would probably sound a lot like Matt Davis. Issuing a comedic stance equal parts brazen honesty and smarmy sarcasm" - The Weekly Volcano, Olympia, Washington (2012) WEBSITE | | BOOK