In the very 1st installment of ‘People To Watch Out For In 2013′ I excitedly present to you funny man Clint Coley. Clint is a Comedian originally from Philadelphia but he’s “taken his talents to south beach” well actually LA, BUT we all know the song! Clint was crowned the “Prince of Comedy” by non other than the King Of Comedy himself D.L. Hughley in 2011. There after, Clint has been taking the comedy circuit by storm performing on the same stages as D.L. Hughley, Mike Epps & Kevin Hart. Coley recently taped his first 1hr comedy special due to premiere sometime in 2013. Clint Coley is a comedian sure to make a MAJOR impact in 2013! STAY TUNED!
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This is Clint Coley’s Story:
After honing his chops at Philadelphia’s premiere comedy club, The Laff House, Clint Coley moved to New York City to embark on his quest to become a full-time comedian. Inspired by legendary and greats such as Chris Rock, and George Carlin, Coley won Amateur Night at the world famous Apollo Theater within months of arriving in the Big City at age 23.
With talent for both comedy and business, Coley went on to organize the All Jokes Aside College Tour, visiting 14 colleges and universities throughout the country including UCLA, University of Maryland and Penn State University. He also produced and headlined Babylon Cartel Presents: Clint Coley’s All Jokes Aside in front of a sold out crowd at the Freedom Theater in his beloved Philadelphia.
Coley’s drive got him opening gigs during the Royal Comedy and Mike Epps & Friends tours, landing him on stage with the likes of Sommore, Bruce Bruce, Tony Rock, and Sheryl Underwood.
In September 2011, Coley launched his own comedy series, Chill, It’s Just Jokes at Philadelphia’s Helium Comedy Club. The series quickly expanded to include Los Angeles’ prestigious Hollywood Improv in January 2012. Since then, Coley has opened for fellow Philadelphia son, Kevin Hart, and been crowned “the prince” by King of Comedy, D.L. Hughley.
Coley hosted Stand and Deliver, his first headline special for Netflix, on September 22, 2012. Constantly raising the bar, Coley now resides in Los Angeles building on the early successes he’s had in his career. Coley’s distinct storytelling, dramatic punch lines, quick wit and undeniable charisma keep his shows popular attractions within the L.A. comedy circuit and beyond.
Do you Want More Clint Coley ?
You can check out Clint TONIGHT -January 3rd headlining ”Laff Therapy Thursdays” (Free Before 8p)at the world-famous Laff House on South Street . It is guaranteed to be a HILARIOUS dose of therapy!! TRUST me!
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Mark my words, Clint Coley is a Philly native to watch out for 2013!
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