Rocky LaPorte is an actor and a performer of stand-up comedy. In 2005 he had his own stand-up special on Comedy Central Presents. After Tim Allen watched Rocky on The Tonight Show, he claimed Rocky as his “favorite new comic” and brought him on to play in his movie, The Shaggy Dog. Rocky visited Iraq with Drew Carey and the trip became a Showtime movie called “Patriot Act: a Jeffrey Ross Home Movie” which played on Showtime.