Justin Matson is a stand-up comedian and writer pursuing his wildest hopes and dreams in the City of Angels. Seriously… you´d be surprised how many hookers in LA are named Angel. With his signature adorably awkward comedy with just a twist of gay, he was awarded the title of "NYC´s Funniest New Comedian 2011."
Justin´s performed stand-up, improv, and sketch shows at major comedy venues all across the country, including: Flappers, The Comic Strip, The Comedy Store, The PIT, Nerdmelt, UCB, Gotham, and some lady´s house Connecticut!
A published author, he´s written over 200 comedic articles as the head staff writer for Gone To New York. Justin performs improv with his team, Rasputin. You can follow his tweets @justinmatson, learn about his super ridiculous wedding on Pinterest, or find out more than you ever needed to know at www.justinmatson.com
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Comedian Erica Rhodes A PRAIRIE HOME COMPANION, KILLER EYE, UPSTAIRS GIRLS
At the age of ten, Erica Rhodes started her entertainment career by voicing the conscience of legendary humorist and writer, Garrison Keillor on NPR's "A Prairie Home Companion" and has worked on that show ever since. Her work can also be heard on the Grammy-nominated album, "Garrison Keillor's Comedy Theatre." In 2012, she also became a writer for the show when it toured.
Erica has had starring roles in the cult horror films "Plague Town" and "Killer Eye." She also starred in "Big Sky," an indie road trip movie. She also starred in and co-created the award winning web series, "Apt. 45," but is probably best known for web series "Upstairs Girls" and her own hit spin-off, "Sandy's Channel." She produced and starred in the short film "Posey". Erica currently co-hosts "Stardumb!," a live game/talk comedy hybrid. 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 Chris Adams HOLLYWOOD IMPROV, FLAPPERS, JIM & EDDIE TALK SH*T, NFL.COM, LAST COMIC STANDING
Chris Adams' is a regular at the Hollywood Improv and has performed at clubs and colleges all over LA. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Lisa Laureta OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK, \\\"SURVIVAL OF A COMEDIAN\\\", TIME OUT CHICAGO, NEW CITY MAGAZINE,
Drawing from a background in theater, improv and sketch comedy, Lisa Laureta engages audiences by mixing character work with storytelling and classic stand up. She made her television debut in Chicago as a main cast member on the Oprah Winfrey Network show "My Life Is a Joke." She´s also a cast member of a stand up documentary entitled "Survival of a Comedian," currently in production. More information can always be found on her website www.LisaLaureta.com WEBSITE | | BOOK
Hailing from the Las Vegas, NV, Mihkel Teemant (pronounced Michael Teamont) is a writer and comedian that delivers a blend of topical, observational and political comedy. He currently resides in North Hollywood, CA. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Long Beach. Why start with the name of a city?? Because that's where my life, my heart, and all my comedy comes from.
I'm just a regular guy who knows I got Angels above watching me...so I try to be great for them. MYSPACE |
Comedian Mark Agee LAST COMIC STANDING, SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST,
Mark was born in Central Virginia and did some stuff. He went to some college. Then he started doing comedy. He worked as a reporter for a newspaper for a few years but then decided to just stick with comedy. He travels the country with a knapsack full of jokes and a sunny disposition. He appeared on Season 6 of NBC´s "Last Comic Standing" and was selected to perform at the prestigious South By Southwest Music and Arts Festival in 2009. WEBSITE | | BOOK
British comedian and actor Chris James started his career in New York, USA when he landed a modeling and acting contract with one of NYC´s top talent agencies, Wilhelmina. While in NY he performed improvisations and one-man shows at sold out theaters including the famous New York Comedy Club. As a result, Chris was soon snapped up by a Los Angeles agent . Chris moved to Hollywood and began his stand up comedy career performing at all the major clubs in California including the world famous Comedy Store on Sunset Strip . He has also been an opening act at the famous Caroline´s comedy club in NYC. With his background in film, Chris is able to portray a diverse range of characters with ease and confidence. He is a crowd favourite thanks to his sharp and witty style of story telling. MYSPACE |