Jo Koy [#39]
Jo Koy has come a long way from his modest start performing at a Las Vegas coffee house. Daily Variety to named him one of the “10 Comics to Watch”. Born in Tacoma, Washington, Jo credits his mother for his comedic and acting talents. He has been seen on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno in 2005. He became one of a select few to ever receive a standing ovation on the show. He has also been in Carlos Mencia’s “Punisher Tour”, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Last Call with Carson Daly, BET’s Comic View, Jamie Foxx Presents: Laffapalooza, and appeared in various VH1 I Love the 70′s, 80′s and 90′s episodes. His Comedy Central special “Don’t Make Him Angry” aired in January, 2009 and is now available on DVD. He is a regular featured comedian at the world famous Improv, tours the college circuit nationwide and performs in comedy clubs both in the US and internationally and is a regular guest on Chelsea Lately.