A professional Showcase featuring comics from "Late Show with David Letterman", "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno", "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon", Conan on TBS, Comedy Central, HBO and various TV shows and films.
Featuring John Moses, Gina Brillon, Ryan Reiss, Jon Laster and Sam Morril!
Comedian and writer Gina Brillon was born and raised in Bronx, New York. She’s been a standup comic since she was 17 years old. Her first one hour special, ‘Pacifically Speaking, was produced by Gabriel Iglesias and will debut on NuvoTV in September 2014. She has a featured role in Gabriel Iglesias’ upcoming theatrical film, The Fluffy Movie. The film will be released in theaters on July 25th 2014. She’s made appearances on Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham, E!’s Chelsea Lately, AXS’ Gotham Comedy Live, The View, and is the first (and only) Latina winner of NBC’s 2012 Stand up for Diversity Showcase. She was selected to be part of Montreal’s Just For Laughs New Faces Showcase. Gina is also an accomplished singer, published writer, and poet. Her pieces have appeared in the New York Post and Daily News among others.
Ryan Reiss is a comedian, writer and actor based in New York City. Ryan began his career as a comedian while attending college at NYU, and quickly became a favorite act on the scene.
Ryan's quick wit, instant likeability and unique way of engaging any audience have made him one of the most sought after comedians at the New York City clubs and a favorite audience warm up performer. Ryan can be seen daily entertaining Fox studio audiences for the "M & J Morning Show", "Huckabee", "Centerstage" on the YES Network, and "Fox and Friends".
When not performing live Ryan has been seen as a host on WE's hit series "Three Men and a Chick Flick," MTV's TRL, Nickolodeon "U Pick Live", Fox "Red Eye", "M & J Morning Show" and "Howard Stern Show."
In addition to his television appearances, MTV took Ryan to Cancun where he wrote and co-produced "Jimmy Fallon and Drew Barrymore's Spring Break Face Off." He also helped develop ideas, and served as a staff comedy writer for Spike TV.