Bobcat Goldthwait is one of the most recognizable comedians in show business and was ranked as the 61st greatest comedian of all time by Comedy Central.
The genre-defying Police Academy alum has been on the creative fast track over the past several months, unleashing his one-of-a-kind brand of comedy in his new Showtime special “You Don’t Look the Same Either” and his newest movie “God Bless America.”
In his newest special, Bobcat returns with a self-deprecating and topical instant comedy classic, taking the audience on a hilarious journey through his 30 year career as an eighties icon, to the guy who lit the Tonight Show set on fire…literally!
And Goldthwait’s inimitable talent for writing and directing is clearly displayed in his newest movie which, definitely has America talking. Bobcat’s off-the-beaten-path style of creating movies allows audiences to experience films that other artists may have never dared to attempt. He has come a long way since his first film “Shakes the Clown” and has created many more, including “Windy City Heat” which Matt Stone (co-creator of South Park) called “beyond genius.”
Since his first appearance on David Letterman at the age of 20, Bobcat has expanded his resume to directing movies and hit TV shows including “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “The Demetri Martin show,” “Chappelle’s Show,” “Crank Yankers” and “The Man Show.”
Known for his unforgettable movies that were huge in the 80's, Bobcat has also starred in several HBO specials and a slew of television appearances to numerous to mention. Bob continues to push the envelope with his unique brand of humor headlining major comedy clubs across the country so don’t miss your chance to see one of the best of all time!
Ophira Eisenberg is a Canadian comedian, writer, and actress. She is from Calgary, Canada. She has made guest appearances on comedy programs including Comedy Central’s Premium Blend and Fresh Faces of Comedy, as well as VH-1's Best Week Ever and All Access, the E! Channel, the Oxygen Network, and the Discovery Channel. She had her own half-hour comedy special for CTV Television Network’s Comedy Now!.She was also featured in the award-winning Canadian film The Overlookers and episodes of The Guardian and Queer as Folk. Eisenberg performs regularly in New York City, where she resides. She headlines comedy clubs and colleges across the US as well. She also hosts and tours with The Moth, a NYC storytelling show and is featured on one of their Audience Favorites CDs. She is a core performer in the live shows Nice Jewish Girls Gone Bad and The Liar Show. She co-produces and hosts the long running stand-up comedy show, Sweet Paprika. She was featured in New York magazine’s “Ten New Comedians That Funny People Find Funny”, New York Post’s “The 50 Best Bits That Crack Up Pro Comics”, selected by Back Stage magazine as one of “10 Standout Stand Ups Worth Watching” in their Spotlight on Comedy Issue, and hailed as a “Highly Recommended Favorite” by Time Out New York magazine. She was a MAC Awards (Manhattan Association of Clubs and Cabarets) Finalist for Best Female Comic.