ROY WOOD JR
Roy Wood Jr: Hailing from Birmingham, AL. Roy started his comedy career in 1999 at the age of 19 while attending Florida A&M University. Roys comedy crosses all races and cultural lines which has allowed Roy to work with an array of comedians ranging from D.L. Hughley, Ron White, Monique, Tommy Davidson, Bill Engvall, and Sheryl Underwood. This same versatility also gives him the ability to perform in clubs as well as numerous colleges and universities across the country. Roy just appeared at the 2006 Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in the New Faces Showcase where critics awarded him top honors. The Hollywood Reporter called Roy a standout among all the New Faces of 2006. The Montreal Gazette said Roy Wood Jr. gives tremendous show taking the top spot. In 2002, Roy earned a slot as one of ten national finalists in Comedy Centrals Laugh Riots competition in Los Angeles. In March 2003, Roy was selected for Star Search on CBS where he advanced to the semi-finals. He has also appeared on Its Showtime at the Apollo, Live in Hollywood and most recently the 2005 season of Comedy Centrals Premium Blend and BETs Comic View.