New Jersey native Yoursie Thomas, was born and raised in the rugged housing projects of Atlantic City. His only survival tool was humor, keeping the hoodlums laughing long enough to distract them from noticing his inability to fight.
Yoursie has performed around the world and is becoming one of the most sought after talents in the business. With a unique combination of impressions, quick wit and up-to-date commentary on today's current events, his diversified humor is second to none when getting the most from his audiences.
Today, Yoursie is a maven amongst his professional peers and currently a regular at two of Hollywoods elite comedy clubs, The Laugh Factory and The World Famous Comedy Store. In fact, he has performed with a veritable whos who list of comedians, including Dane Cook, Robin Williams, Andrew Dice Clay, Russell Peters, Katt Williams and Mike Epps, among others. Yoursie has also appeared on Latinos Laugh Festival, two seasons of BETs Comic View and has guest appeared on Foxs MAD TV to name a few.
Taking part in the U.S. Military MWR (Morale, Welfare and Recreation) overseas program, Yoursie is a popular entertainer, having delighted the troops with his unparalleled humor in countries such as Iraq, Afghanistan, Kosovo, Bosnia, Korea and South Africa.
Currently, Yoursie spends his spare time perfecting his comedic skills: writing and impromptu performances are the ingredients for composing laugh out loud work. He is actively cultivating the next generation of comics by mentoring young, upcoming comedians, such as his thirteen year old daughter, Kaamilah Thomas.
His humor is adventurous and fresh, entertaining a wide range of audiences from the adolescent crowd to sophisticated socialites in search of a humorously fun evening. Given the energy and commitment, Yoursie already dedicates to his craft, it is clear that the best is yet to come from this young inspiring talent.
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