PJ Walsh, a US Navy veteran, creates comedy that does more than make people laugh. He goes overseas regularly to entertain the U.S. troops and has performed numerous times in both Afghanistan and Iraq. He started his career by touring with the stars of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, which lead to a successful show on Sirius Satellite Radio and a small role in the critically acclaimed (one critic said something nice about it) Lionsgate feature film Delta Farce. He recently performed 30 one-hour, stand-up comedy shows in 30 days throughout the Hudson Valley, New York region to raise funds and awareness for veterans and their families and this summer PJ will make his 15th overseas tour entertaining the brave men and woman who keep us safe. When not headlining comedy venues across the country PJ splits his time between Los Angeles, CA and his home state of New York.
Comedian Mary Kennedy COMEDY CENTRAL, SPIKE, VH1, LAUGH FACTORY, GOTHAM COMEDY CLUB
Mary E. Kennedy, a Boston native, co-stars in the feature film Creative Differences that is currently airing in the Toronto market and just appeared at the Alabama Film Festival to rave reviews. She also was the Co-Producer of this feature.
She hosts her own show called Oh Mary!, weekly on LA Talk Radio with 150,000 regular listeners. Her show is every Tuesday, 7pm, PST, www.latalkradio.com, channel 2.
A Professional Comic for over 15 years, in Los Angeles, she is a regular at The Laugh Factory. She featured for the show Gender Blender at the Improv and has toured with Mom´s Night Out!, a comedy show that is performed by Moms for Moms. She has also opened for headliners David Allen Grier, Joy Behar, Margaret Cho, Selene Luna, Aisha Tyler, Lisa Lampanelli and Leslie Jordan. BOOK
Comedian Chuck Ludwig BAD NEWS WEEKLY, THE NAUGHTY SHOW, THE FASTER TIMES (WRITER)
Chuck Ludwig is a comedian and writer originally from Brooklyn, New York. He is the host and creator of the popular web-series "Bad News Weekly" WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Zach Sherwin COMEDY CENTRAL RECORDS, VH1, MTV, E! ENTERTAINMENT TV, EPIC RAP BATTLES OF HIST.
Zach Sherwin, also known as MC Mr. Napkins, is a comedian and a rapper. His credits include releasing "MC Mr. Napkins: The Album" on Comedy Central Records, appearing on E!, MTV, and VH1, writing for the MTV Movie Awards, and performing in Montreal's prestigious Just For Laughs festival. He also writes for the YouTube series "Epic Rap Battles of History" and has starred in three of the immensely popular videos, portraying such characters as Albert Einstein and Sherlock Holmes. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Comedian Cheri Hodge BREA IMPROV, COMEDY STORE, FLAPPERS COMEDY CLUB
Cheri Hodge is a Los Angeles native, was born in the 1980s, and is an international spy. Only one of those things are true. BOOK
Jenny Yang is a Los Angeles-based writer and stand up comedian who produces the first-ever (mostly) female, Asian American standup comedy tour, Dis/orient/ed Comedy and has been a writer and performer on the viral Buzzfeed videos "If Asians Said the Stuff White People Say" (over 8 million views), "What if Adults had Tantrums Like Toddlers?" and the "Ask An Asian" video series. Jenny was dubbed one of Los Angeles' "most fascinating people" of 2015 in LA Weekly's annual "People" issue. She was also a featured standup comic on Joan Rivers' 2013 Showtime documentary Why We Laugh: Funny Women. WEBSITE | | BOOK
Matt Iseman was born January 22, 1971 and is an American comedian, actor, and television host, who began his career as a physician. Iseman has hosted the game shows Scream Play on E! and Casino Night on the GSN. He currently appears as a regular cast member on the home makeover show Clean House, and its companion outtakes show, Clean House Comes Clean, both on the Style Network. Iseman is the host a spin-off of E!'s The Soup on Versus, Sports Soup. E!, Style Network and Versus are all owned by Comcast. BOOK
Comedian Betsy Salkind TONIGHT SHOW WITH JAY LEN, LAST COMIC STANDING, GIRLS NIGHT OUT, PET SHOP W/ANDY KINDLER, SHOWTIME
The Boston Globe said, "there are countless ways to make someone laugh, and Betsy Salkind knows most of them. Want sarcastic wit? Political humor? Or maybe just a good animal mime? Salkind can pull all that off and more." Best known as 'Squirrel Lady,' Betsy has appeared on "Girls Night Out," "Last Comic Standing," "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," and most recently SHOWTIME's "Fierce Funny Women." She was a staffwriter for SATURDAY NIGHT SPECIAL and ROSEANNE, and is author of "More Than Once Upon A Time" and "Betsy's Sunday School Bible Classics," which was a 2010 Award Finalist for humor, USA Book Awards. She also writes for the blog "Ethel's Law." WEBSITE | | BOOK