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."
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
Hi my name is Mike... I'm from Philadelphia PA... I graduated with a BA in History from the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey... The first time I did stand up was at the Raven Lounge in Philly in 2010... After only a few more times on stage I made the decision to move to California to pursue stand up... To save the money for the move I worked at a Chinese restaurant for 6 months straight, 12 hours a day... I then packed everything I could fit in my car and left and never looked back BOOK
We can't tell you who it is...But this guest is a major celebrity and will definitely make you laugh! You be leaving Flappers bragging to your friends about the talent you saw at Flappers Last night. BOOK
Raajeev Aggerwhil is a stand-up comedian, humorist and satirist focusing on humor "with a message." His comedy style is self-deprecating, non-offensive and clean. He derives his humor from his upbringing till high school in India, (Growing up I used to have a problem with constipation, so my Dad used to beat the crap out me), his adult life and work experience as a software executive in the US (I started out as a closet comedian. I didn´t want my employees to think that their boss is a clown), his married life and his children (three known ones!). Raajeev is a Distinguished Toastmasters (DTM), the highest award bestowed by Toastmasters International to its members. He has won numerous rounds of Uncle Clyde´s competition held at Flappers Comedy Club. He was awarded a BA and an MBA from Berkeley, MS from Stanford and an SOB by his wife of 24 years. BOOK