Jackie Monahan has been called “The Queen of deadpan” by Roger Ebert, “A F%cking Genius” by Roseanne Bar, “Unstoppable” by Curve Magazine and “the funniest b$tch on the Block ” by Amy Schumer whom Jackie toured with for 6 years. Jackie has since been headlining clubs and making guest appearances on TV and is beloved in the indie film scene. She performs at The Comedy Store, Improv and alternative rooms. You may have seen her on Adult Swim’s “The Eric Andre Show”, Last Comic Standing, or Comedy Jam on Showtime. In addition, Jackie was just in theaters with Madeleine Olnek’s Wild Nights with Emily alongside Molly Shannon. Jackie starred in and co-wrote Madeleine Olnek’s Sundance feature film “The Foxy Merkins” which was also nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for. Jackie was Zylar in Olnek’s Sundance hit “Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same” which received rave reviews from both Variety and The Hollywood Reporter. She has been professionally trained at UCB and Groundlings but she was born with a spot-on sense of timing and a unique look at life that cannot be duplicated. Jackie won Time Out New York Joke of the Year was voted comic to watch by Esquire magazine who said “Jackie has the looks of your friends hot older sister with the jokes of a deranged serial killer. She will kill you and you will be smiling.” Jackie’s dynamic presence both on television and on the stage brings an unapologetic fearlessness mixed with spontaneous combustion to every performance that will make you want to dance in the aisles. According to The Comedy Bible “Jackie wins over the crowd with her contagious energy. Jackie is fearless and patient. She keeps the energy up with every joke and she always delivers. She shines when being herself which is silly, relatable and absolutely disarming. She embraces universal humor that is genuinely entertaining to all audiences.” So do as the Brink says and “…jump at the opportunity to see this unstoppable comedian on the rise.”
JD, originally from Houston Texas, is known as the Texifornian. He combines his Texas up-bringing with his California awakening to give you his take on politics, marriage and what it’s like being a Redneck living in California.
JD produces shows at Westside Comedy Theater and Flappers . He can be seen all across the country and in London.
Valerie Tosi is a comedian, actor, writer, and voiceover artist. Recent credits include guest stars on IFC’s Stan Against Evil, Netflix’s The Joel McHale Show, and the lead in the feature film The Sex Addict. She features for Dana Gould on the road, and has featured at several comedy festivals including Limestone, Laughing Skull, Out of Bounds, All Jane, etc. Valerie also hosts The Mermaid Comedy Hour, the longest running all female show at The Hollywood Improv. An alumni of both The Second City & iO West, her improv background led to several Buzzfeed videos garnering millions of views including a video with Kevin Hart & Ice Cube. You may have heard her voice literally everywhere as the voice of the Google Home Mini campaign.
As a standup comedian Sean was named Funniest College Comedian on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, was featured on Season One of Lafftracks on Tru Tv, Won the Joshua Tree Intl Comedy Festival, and has toured in over 30 states and 5 different countries. His album Sean Grant: First of His Name debuted at number one on Amazons Comedy list and streams everywhere comedy is available. As an actor he has made guest appearances on Maron on IFC and TBS’ Meet the Browns. He was Head Writer on King Bachelors Pad TV and Dead House on Kevin Hart’s LOL Network. He also is the host of the hit improv podcast Coo Coo Town.
Pound for pound, there are not too many other comedians that come with the energy, passion, and intensity that comedian Reggie Jr. has because of his unique brand of physical and voice humor he brings to the stage. Reggie Jr. was born in Kansas City, and at a young age he realized his gift as an entertainer and started pursuing his dream as a standup comedian in high school. In 2012 Reggie began to make his mark on YouTube with the BET comedy cipher spoof gaining over 2 million views working alongside Justin hires Reggie has accumulated over 8 million views on YouTube. Reggie also appeared in Robert Townsend’s Partners in Crime the Next Generation. And in 2015 made an appearance on rush-hour the TV series airing on CBS.
California native Andrew Delman’s love of performing started at a young age when he got very seriously into the world of magic. Almost immediately Andrew realized that he loved the jokes more than the magic and made the magic disappear- to date his most impressive trick. After studying and performing at nearly every improv/sketch school in the city — The Groundlings, UCB, Second City, that one in the backyard of that guy’s house—Andrew Delman is quickly finding his place in the stand-up scene. If he looks familiar it’s cause you may have seen him in countless commercials for Toyota, Verizon, draft kings, pizza hut, etc. If he sounds familiar it’s because you probably watch The Most Popular Girls in School and he plays the voices of Saison Margueritte and Shay Van Buren.
Isaac Hirsch is a Los Angeles-based comedian with weird-looking wrists. Originally from Ashton, Maryland, his self-deprecating wit and confident awkwardness has endeared him to audiences across the country. He was recently seen performing on The TD Jakes Show on the Oprah Winfrey Network and was also recently seen losing on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire in May 2017. Isaac was featured as an emerging stand-up in the 2017 SF Sketchfest, and has also performed as a part of the Boston and Asheville Comedy Festivals. He won the Washington DC edition of Funny or Die’s Road 2 Oddball stand-up competition in 2014, and was a finalist in the TBS/Rooftop National College Comedy Competition. Outside of comedy, he has no hobbies or interests.
Julia Austin has been doing standup in Los Angeles since 2012. She’s performed in several festivals and has some TV credits but all you really need to know about her is that she loves dogs and Ross Dress for Less.
The live performances of celebrated conjurer, “Stand Up Magician” Derek Hughes, have been lauded by audiences and critics alike, with the New York Times calling him “thoroughly entertaining.” Hughes has performed his magic on MTV, VH1, Comedy Central, and the CW’s Penn & Teller: Fool Us. He’s a consulting producer on TRUtv’s hit magic series, The Carbonaro Effectand was a finalist on season 10 of NBC’s America’s Got Talent.
Kevin Christy was born January 31, 1977 in La Crescenta, California. He got his first public exposure when he did a commercial for Taco Bell. Other commercial projects came in soon after and he was able to land roles on advertisements for Sprint, PCS, MasterCard, Burger King, Dodge and 7-Up.
Among his notable TV guest appearances were on Dharma & Greg, Seven Days, Raising Dad, Buffy, the Vampire Slayer, CSI : Crime Scene Investigation, Malcolm in the Middle , Undeclared and Love, Inc. Christy was also part of several films including the 2000 comedy sci-fi Dude, Where’s my Car?, where he played the role of Zellner, a cult member. He was cast for the drama film A Time for Dancing. In 2003, Christy was Crocodile on the gay fantasy Neverland, a film that took home awards at the Dances With Films and Fort Worth Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival. He starred as Clip in New Port South, and was seen in Love Don’t Cost a Thing and For Your Consideration. In 2004, he played Barfly in the thriller EMR, a film which has won awards at the Raindance Film Festival, San Francisco Fearless Tales Genre Fest, Washington DC Independent Film Fest and Weekend of Fear, Nuremberg, Germany.
He is a regular standup comedian at The Comedy Store located in Hollywood. He also appeared in the music video of the song “Promise” by Southern Californian rock band Eve 6. Christy currently lives in Los Angeles.
Andy Melman is played by Kevin Christy on NBC’s Quarterlife . The show is an adaptation of an online series and social network with the same title. It centers on the lives of six twenty-something artists as they come of age. Andy, a film editor, is sidekick to Jed and Danny