An ethnic comedy show doesn’t have to be filled with cheesy stereotypes. 500% ITALIAN features four of NYC’s most original comedy minds, who all just happen to have roots in the country shaped like a boot. Not Italian? No problem. After all, nobody’s perfect. Starring Katina Corrao, Anthony DeVito, Joe DeVito and Giulia Rozzi.
GIULIA ROZZI is a comedian, actress and writer who regularly appears on Vh1's "The Greatest" and has also been seen on Mtv, TLC, Italian Mtv, CNN, and Jimmy Kimmel. She's been named a Boston Comedy Festival finalist, one of "The Friskys Top 15 Comediennes You Should Be Laughing At," a Moth GrandSLAM winner and has been nominated for an "Best Female Stand Up" ECNY award. She co-hosts the popular sex/relationship themed storytelling show Stripped Stories and the bi-monthly Brooklyn based comedy show Dive Comedy. Her writing has been featured in Playgirl, BUST Magazine, XoJane, Hello Giggles, The Huffington Post and more. She also wrote for Mtv's "Silent Library" where one of her ideas made Snooki vomit (so proud!) More at www.giuliarozzi.com
At 6'3", Brooklyn Italian ANTHONY DeVITO is one of the biggest comedians around. He performs stand-up and sketch comedy all over New York City, acts in national commercials, network television and film and writes comedy for magazines, stage and the web. His credits include HBO's Boardwalk Empire, indie feature Apostles of Park Slope, Rescue Me with Denis Leary on F/X, NBC's Late Night with Conan O'Brien and VH1’s Best Week Ever with Paul F.Tompkins. www.anthonydevito.com
KATINA CORRAO is an actress, comedian and writer living in NYC. She just finished writing questions for The Newlywed Game, hosted by Sherri Shepherd. You may have seen Katina on Comedy Central, OWN, HBO, College Humor, Late Night Republic and on VH1’s, Big Morning Buzz Live! She’s been nominated for an ECNY for Best Female Comedian and has warmed-up many of New York City’s top television shows. She loves ice. For more, please visit www.KatinaCorrao.com
JOE DeVITO has the power to start fires using his mind, and he also does standup comedy. TV appearances include The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Comedy Central, FOX News Channel’s Red Eye, E!’s Chelsea Lately and a semi-finalist turn on NBC’s Last Comic Standing.
He’s a regular at the top clubs in New York City and headlines across the USA, with his performance at the prestigious Just for Laughs Comedy Festival rated "9.5 out of 10" by the Montreal Gazette.