Kwame Siegel is a young comedian from Baltimore who grew up admiring such comedic greats as Eddie Murphy and Chris Rock. At the age of seventeen, Kwame moved to the Big Apple (New York) to pursue his showbiz career. It was there after performing at the prestigious Apollo theater in Harlem that Kwame would make a name for himself. After a short stint opening up for the Dave Chapplelle show studio audience, Kwame was discovered by superstar Eddie Griffin, who brought Kwame on the tour with him as his opening feature act. Kwame was also the recipient of the coveted Harlem Festival's "Best Comedy award," for writing and starring in his own MtV pilot, "The World of Kwame." Kwame´s style of comedy is known to reflect relevant topics, delivered with a hip Baltimore swagger.