Bill Word proudly present the tenth California's Funniest Female Contest™ (CFFC) www.funniestfemale.com. Starting Wednesday, February 6, 2013, CFFC will be at Flappers Comedy Club in Burbank, California. www.FlappersComedy.com In a short period of time, Flappers has become one of the premier comedy clubs in the country.
Bill Word began producing California's Funniest Female Contest (CFFC) in 2003. What began as a vehicle to promote and nurture women in comedy has grown to an international standup comedy competition which has had females traveling as far Ireland and Australia to compete. The list of comedic competitors have television credits which include NBC´s Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central, The Tonight Show, "Nick at Nite's Funniest Mom in America" and Oprah!
Host/MC Mary Patterson THE BOB & TOM SHOW, PRETTY FUNNY WOMEN,
Mary Patterson performs her stand-up in venues all over the country. She has appeared on The Bob & Tom Show and opened for Richard Lewis, Dom Irrera and Greg Fitzsimmons. She hosts a podcast, Homeo and Juliet and writes a blog, www.uppermiddleclassangst.com. WEBSITE | BOOK
Comedian Gina Bernstein ELVIS IS ALIVE... FILM, BOBCAT'S BIG ASS SHOW TV, THE PRINCESS DIARIES ADR, DIMPLES SHOWCASE KJ, ORIGINAL PODCAST ITUNES
From the Harbor Gateway to the Inland Empire Gina was born, raised, and has lived many places all throughout Southern California. She was raised by nannies, step-parents, and parents. She was been a nanny, step-parent, and parent. For the past 20 years Gina has written, produced, teched, and performed in hundreds of projects on stage, screen, online, and in the podcasting world. Recent Stand-Up credits include Flappers, The Comedy Store, and Empire Lounge. She is also Emcee for Comedy Nights at Archway Theatre in the L.A. Arts District. WEBSITE | | MYSPACE |
Comedian Jenna Kim Jones THE DAILY SHOW, NC COMEDY ARTS FEST, SALT LAKE COMEDY FESTIVAL
Jenna Kim Jones was born in Seoul, Korea and lived there for approximately 8 years until she moved to Provo, Utah where she quickly learned that everything is better in America. Most recently, Jenna left New York City (after 8 years) to move to Los Angeles, California to pursue comedy (and sunshine).
In April of 2012, Huffington Post Comedy named Jenna one of 18 Funny Women You
Should Be Following On Twitter. She has appeared on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and performs regularly at some of the country's best comedy clubs and festivals. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Mary Diane loves comedy and theater. She worked several years as a 911 dispatcher. Later had a rewarding career working with the elderly. Mary Diane writes sketch comedy and jokes. She practices improv weekly at various LA venues. At this stage in her life, Mary Diane thinks life is a stage. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Natisha Anderson MONTREAL JFL FESTIVAL, COMEDY CENTRAL PILOT , CA'S FUNNIEST CONTEST, SAN FRANCISCO C&B FEST., SUPER BOWL COMMERCIALS
Natisha Anderson is a basketcase of cute ---
like Little Orphan Annie after a panic attack.
Originally from the cornfields of Indiana, she first performed in an elementary school production of Dinosaurs as Paleontologist #4.
Natisha now resides in Los Angeles.
Natisha recently performed in the Montreal Just For Laughs Comedy Festival, Set List Show. She also placed in the top four finalists in CA's Funniest Female Contest - out of 90 women. Natisha has also performed in the San Francisco Comedy and Burrito Fest, Ventura Harbor Comedy Festival, national commercials, and a Comedy Central pilot. She still loves dinosaurs. WEBSITE | | BOOK
ProducerBill Word ABCS AMERICA FUNNIEST , NATIONAL LAMPOON RADIO,
Bill Word has been doing standup comedy since 1991. Bill has been featured on "ABC´s America´s Funniest People." You have seen him on NBC, TLC and PBS. Bill starred in a movie "Oceanfront Property". Bill was a panelist in the 2007 Las Vegas Comedy Festival. He has been featured on National Lampoon Comedy Radio numerous times.
Bill Word has for over 20 years, produced and performed live comedy. He created California´s Funniest Female Contest, Orange County´s Funniest Person Contest, Ultimate Laff-Down and a comedy workshop series that has been attended by hundreds of aspiring comedians. He is known throughout the country, but particularly in Southern California, as a developer of new talent of all ages and an advocate of women in comedy. WEBSITE | | BOOK