Michael Joiner is funny. Very funny.1st Place winner of the Hollywood Improv's "FUNNIEST COMIC IN L.A." 2008, and 2010 Christian Music Hall of Fame "COMEDIAN OF THE YEAR" nominee, Joiner has attracted wide praise for his routines that blend a sarcastic edginess with a devotion to clean humor. Joiner has headlined at The LA AREA Improvs, The Funny Bone, The Ice House and other comedy clubs across the country while also performing at colleges and sold out Clean Comedy Concerts nationwide. He's also written for "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno."
Michael has been performing nationwide for over 18 years and is rated one of the nation's funniest Clean Stand up Comedians. The TV Guide Network calls Michael "One of the funniest, most original, stand up Comedians working today!"
In 2006, Michael was one out of only four Comedians chosen worldwide to star in the top selling DVD, "The Clean Stand Up Comedy Tour."
Michael has also starred in the Hit Comedy TV show "Bananas," as well as The Gospel Music Channel"s "Stand up for Clean Comedy."
Michael currently writes for many stand up comedians, as well as his 13-year-old comedian son, Dustin Joiner, who has appeared on "America's Most Talented Kids," as well as major comedy clubs, like "The Hollywood Improv," and New York City's "The Laugh Factory."
Unlike most Comedians who stick to their rehearsed script,Michael's stand up comedy show includes some of the most clever, hilarious improv and audience interaction you will ever experience.
As an Actor...
Michael's most impressive credit to date has him starring opposite Oscar winner Louis Gosset, Jr. In SONY/PROVIDENT's powerful drama, "The Grace Card," (www.thegracecardmovie.com) released in theaters 2/25/11 and now available everywhere on DVD as well as on STARZ Cable.
Michael is also starring in the upcoming action/drama "BROKEN FAITH" (www.brokenfaithfilm.com) as well as set to co star with Kevin Sorbo and Stephen Baldwin in the political thriller "PERSECUTED" by the producer of "the Godfather", Grey Fredirickson (www.thepersecutedmovie.com)
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