Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Well-known Actor and Comedian, Tommy Davidson Will Perform at the Stardome June 5-8

Tommy Davidson’s exceptional range from stand-up comedy and acting to versatile music ability have earned him a reputation as an extraordinary performer.  Best known as one of the original stars of the hit television show In Living Color, Tommy’s reach is built on the show and its stars ground breaking and innovative talent. Davidson started his career as a standup comedian in Washington DC, earning an ardent following via hard work in various comedy clubs.  As one of the cutting edge, young standups, he was spotted by huge concert promoters, who booked him as the opening act for major touring acts including Patti LaBelle, Kenny G and Luther Vandross.  It wasn’t long before he came to Hollywood performing stand-up at a number of clubs, including the Comedy Act Theatre, where he met Robert Townsend which led to his first national television appearance with a starring role in Partners in Crime.

This was the conduit to Keenan Ivory Wayans, who proved instrumental in Davidson’s career by offering him an opportunity to audition and join the uniquely talented cast of the most adventurous primetime variety show of its day, In Living Color.  He, Jamie Foxx, Jim Carrey and Damon Wayans made TV history with their originality. Tommy’s impressive film debut was opposite Halle Berry in Strictly Business. He immediately segued select high profile films including opposite Jada Pinkett Smith in the romantic comedy, Woo (New Line) and in the provocative urban comedy, Booty Call (Columbia Pictures).  His credits include numerous feature film roles from Spike Lee’s Bamboozled, where he received acclaim and praise for his turn as “Womack/Sleep ‘N Eats,” to Juwanna Mann (Morgan Creek Productions’) and the pivotal cameo in Jim Carrey’s Ace Ventura II:  When Nature Calls, which has become a cult favorite.

Tommy stars – along with 80 other star stand-ups – in I Am Comic, opposite Tim Allen, Lewis Black, Sarah Silverman, Carlos Mencia, Jeff Foxworthy and Kathy Griffin.  The film, which premiered on Showtime, is one of Netflix’s surefire hits enjoying a continual surge as a favorite with consumers. Davidson scored big with review­ers and audiences alike opposite Michael Jai White in the critically lauded spoof comedy, Black Dyna­mite (Sony Pictures), last year’s big Sundance hit which is currently being adapted as a cartoon for Adult Swim.

Tommy Davidson will appear at the Stardome Comedy Club June 5-8! 

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Sources: http://tommycat.net/about/ and YouTube

Monday, May 19, 2014

Comedy Sensation, Jen Kober Will be at the Stardome Comedy Club May 27-June 1.

Jen Kober is originally from Lake Charles, LA, and has recently bounded onto the national stage bringing crowds to their feet with her original blend of stand-up, storytelling, and improvised rock-n-roll comedy.  Her hard-hitting hour is phenomenally funny as Kober commands the stage and dares you not to laugh.

Jen can be seen in these movies and shows!             

·         The Mindy Project  on FOX

·         Anger Management  on F/X with Charlie Sheen

·         Paranoia  with Liam Hemsworth & Richard Dreyfuss

·         Grudge Match  with Robert Deniro

·         And on stage at a comedy venue near you!

In 2013, Jen played the role of Hospital Administrator in feature film Paranoia with Liam Hemsworth & Richard Dreyfuss, guest starred on Anger Management with Charlie Sheen on F/X, Shot a pilot for ABC, Middle Age Rage, with Annie Mumolo & Will Sasso and Filmed a scene in the feature film Grudge Match with Robert DeNiro

In 2012, Jen can be seen as Ingrid in American Pie Reunion movie for Universal Pictures, the security specialist Kat Mandew in the new spoof comedy from director Craig Moss 30 Nights of Paranormal Activity with the Devil Inside the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, and she appeared on FOX’s The Mindy Project as stern nursing candidate Dena Garson.

In 2011, Jen appeared on ABC's Happy Endings, played Dale Mann in Season 8 of Curb Your Enthusiasm on HBO, appeared as streetwalker L’Oquacious Jones on Worst. Prom. Ever. for MTV and played Libby Sunkin on Up All Night  for NBC.

During 2010, Jen played Andrea Cazayoux on HBO’s Treme, played villain Muriel Ledger in the family feature film Cool Dog, and appeared as a 911 Operator in The Killing Fields with Sam Worthington.

Jen Kober will be performing at the Stardome Comedy Club May 27 thru June 1!

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Sources: http://www.jenkober.com/ and YouTube

Monday, May 12, 2014

Well-Known Actor and Comedian, Eddie Griffin Will Perform May 24 & 25!

In only one short month, he was a regular at the renowned Comedy Store, where he was compared with esteemed talents such as Richard Pryor, Redd Foxx, and Lenny Bruce. After only 2 short months, Griffin was chosen to open for Andrew Dice Clay at Madison Square Garden that kicked off a 22-city tour.

These many successful performances led to Eddie Griffin's appearance on Russell Simmons' Def Comedy Jam"1992", the Cable Ace Award-nominated HBO special One Night Stand "1992", HBO Comedy Half Hour Special "1995", the HBO special Voodoo Child "1997" and onstage at the legendary Apollo Theater. He also recorded the successful comedy albums Message InThe Hat "1993" and The Message "1999" featuring comedic and musical performances by him as well as Master P, Sikk the Shocker, and Fiend.

Griffin began branching out into acting. Roles in such films as The Last Boy Scout "1991", Coneheads "1993", and Jason's Lyric "1994" soon led to his own hit comedy series Malcolm and Eddie "1996-2000", for which role he was nominated (1996) and won (2000) the NAACP Image Award for Best Actor in a Comedy Series. In addition to lending his acting experience to this sitcom, he also wrote and directed four episodes, one of which starred his mentor and Richard Pryor.

After, he was offered a lead role in Double Take "2001" alongside Orlando Jones. Griffin then starred alongside Denzel Washington in John Q "2002", earning him respect as a dramatic actor. Shortly thereafter, his leading-man status lead to his role as Anton Jackson in Undercover Brother "2002". Mr. Griffin's extensive film resume includes films such as and Armageddon "1998", and the worldwide successful comedy franchise Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo "1999" and Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo "2005", as well as Date Movie "2006", Scary Movie 3"2003", My Baby's Daddy " 2004" "which he starred, wrote and Executive Produced for Miramax.

Eddie also contributed and performed on Dr. Dre's Multi-Platinum selling albums The Chronic "1992" and Chronic 2001 "2001". Eddie Griffin is widely known for his award winning Comedy Stand-up Special Dysfunktional Family "2003" which he starred, wrote, Executive Produced and performed on the film's soundtrack with Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre and Tupac.

Eddie Griffin will performed at the Stardome Comedy Club May 24 & 25!

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Source: http://www.eddiegriffin.com/ and YouTube

Monday, May 5, 2014

Funny Man, Ronnie Jordan, Will Perform at the Stardome May 23!

From the very start, funny man Ronnie Jordan has proven that he's a comedy force to be reckoned with. After only one year on the comedy scene, the kid voted "Wittiest" in high school was crowned "Rookie of the Year" in 2001 by the famed Uptown Comedy Corner in Atlanta,Ga. As one of the countries hottest up and coming comedians, Ronnie is quickly making a name for himself as a comic's comic who has shared concert dates with stand-up heavyweights: Rickey Smiley, Bruce Bruce, Earthquake, Mike Epps, Arnez J. and Dave Chappelle. Ronnie became the crowd favorite on the Miller Lite King and Queens of Comedy Search Tour and served as an opening act on the Queens of Comedy 12 city tour which featured famed female comedians Sommore, Monique and Adelle Givens. He also headlined the RJE Comedy Cabaret Tour which is the longest runnung and highest grossing comedy tour targeting colleges and universities. Ronnie Jordan broke college touring records last spring with 102 colleges in 112 days within 2 regions and broke booking records in 3 regions his first year with Auburn Moon Agency.

No stranger to television, Ronnie has been featured on BET's Comic View, Martin Lawrence Presents the 1st Amendment Stand-up, P. Diddy Presents Bad Boys of Comedy and host of the successful Atlanta based video show, Oomp Camp Live. Behind the scene, Ronnie is a gifted writer who has collaborated with many of his fellow comedians and also wrote on That Comedy Show that aired on Turner South Network. Ronnie is currently touring the nation's colleges and universities on his "College Material Tour" through the Auburn Moon Agency.

Ronnie Jordan will perform at the Stardome Comedy Club May 23.

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Source: http://www.ronniejordan.net/ and YouTube