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Ben Gleib: Ben Gleib is a standup comedian, actor, and writer. A national headliner, Esquire named him one of "SIX COMEDIANS WHO COULD BE COMEDY'S NEXT BIG THING." He's a regular guest on CHELSEA LATELY on E! and recently performed his standup on Last Call with Carson Daly on NBC.
Gleib was one of the stars of the primetime NBC comedy THE REAL WEDDING CRASHERS He's been featured on NBC's LAST COMIC STANDING, performed on THE LATE LATE SHOW on CBS, regularly is heard talking politics on NPR on the PATT MORRISON PROGRAM, and has been guest host of GSN LIVE.
No stranger to the internets, Gleib's online videos have received a total of more than 14 MILLION VIEWS, and he also co-starred in a web series for Yahoo! Sports called "Behind Enemy Lines," and can currently be seen doing news pieces for the new MySpace Comedy.
In 2006 he sold a pilot called THE GLEIB SHOW to FOX produced by Saturday Night Live's Lorne Michaels and NBC/Universal. The show originally ran for 3 seasons as the #1 show on the National Lampoon Network, airing to millions of college students across the country.
Gleib also can be seen in a supporting role in the feature film, "Bar Starz" a comedy starring Charlie Murphy.
Full bio at bengleib.com/bio
Darren Carter: As soon as Darren Carter (‘The Party Starter’) takes the stage he unleashes a captivating flurry of impersonations, observations, and off-the-wall social commentary that is a comedy experience unlike any other. Darren’s contagious charm and vivid imagery paints a picture, both relatable and unique. No wonder critics nationwide are calling his act ‘a must see’.
With brilliant delivery and an animated style, Darren Carter captivates a crowd and leaves his audiences rolling with laughter, while begging for more. The Los Angeles based comedian has performed all over the world and is a fan favorite at the nation’s most prestigious clubs including the Laugh Factory, Hollywood Improv, and Comedy & Magic Club, to name a few. On the live performance front, he recently rocked the stage in front of 20,000 fans at L.A.’s prestigious ‘POWER 106 Comedy Jam’ alongside Katt Williams, Carlos Mencia, and Russell Peters.
Hip-hop superstar Snoop Dogg spotted Darren Carter on television doing his dead-on impersonation of the rapper, which led to performing multiple times at Snoop’s annual family reunion.
The party doesn’t stop there. After appearing in the summer blockbuster ‘Be Cool’ with John Travolta Darren continues to make appearances regularly on television. Whether it’s Comedy Central, BET, NBC, or E!, Darren appeals to a wide audience. And if you think you are hearing Darren’s voice, don’t worry, you aren’t going crazy! He’s been using his dynamic abilities for a number of voiceover roles, including Activision’s top-selling video game, ‘Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland’.
Darren can be seen chatting it up on “Chelsea Lately”, alongside Jay Leno, entertaining on Youtube, or better yet, check him out LIVE at a show near you!
For shows and touring schedule visit www.darrencarter.com or just Google Darren Carter.
(Little Known Fact: Darren enjoys being ‘Googled’)