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!
99% Funnies is a weekly podcast and monthly comedy show with a heart for political satire and a sincere social conscience. 100% of the proceeds from each show goes to a different micro-charity. Our first show (Jan 9th) raised $128 for HashtagLunchbag, a micro-charity that puts together, and encourages people around the world to put together, bagged lunches and hands them out to homeless people. The show is pay-what-you-can for the 99% and $1500 for the 1%. Suggested donation is $10. WEBSITE | EPK | BOOK
Host/MC Michael Rayner BANANAS, DAVID LETTERMAN, ENERGIZER BATTERIES, G4 TV,
"As with the best magicians–indeed, as with the best performers–it's not the difficulty of his tricks but the way he delivers those tricks that makes him endearing and engaging." Michael has appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman, The Extreme Gong Show and Sesame Street. WEBSITE | MYSPACE | BOOK
RAMY YOUSSEF is an actor, comedian, and director from New Jersey. He co-stars on Nick at Nite's See Dad Run and can be seen on MTV´s Money From Strangers. He has been featured on BBC, The Atlantic Journal, and The Associated Foreign Press for his comedy. You can catch him opening for Mark Curry (Hangin w/ Mr. Cooper) around the country. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Helen Hong plays "Janet Fung" in the Coen Brothers' "Inside Llewyn Davis" and recurs as "Mrs. Wong" in Nickelodeon's "The Thundermans." Her voice can be heard as "Thistle Lady" in 20th Century Fox Animation's "Epic" and she has appeared on "New Girl" on Fox and "The Crazy Ones" on CBS. Helen's comedy is featured on "The Arsenio Hall Show," OWN Network's "Wanda Sykes Presents Herlarious," TV Guide Network's "Standup in Stilettos," and the Showtime documentary "Why We Laugh: Funny Women." Look for Helen in two Comedy Central series: "Inside Amy Schumer" and "Adam Devine's House Party." WEBSITE | | BOOK
Feature Jimmy Dore COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS, CITIZEN JIMMY , KPFK, THE MARIJUANA-LOGUES,
Jimmy Dore is the star of several Comedy Central specials, a writer performer for the Off-Broadway hit The Marijuana-Logues, and the host of his own weekly radio show on KPFK Los Angeles. His latest effort Citizen Jimmy is the award winning one-hour Comedy Central Special that was chosen Best Of 2008 by iTunes, and was named one of the top 5 comedy DVDs of the year by Punchline Magazine. Jimmy co-hosts the immensely popular podcast Comedy and Everything Else alongside Todd Glass and Stef Zamorano. It is Jimmy´s everyman style and razor-sharp material that draws people in and has made him one of fastest rising stars in comedy today. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE | | BOOK