FLYOVER COMEDY with Owen Benjamin, Nick Thune, Mike Lawrence and Barry Rothbart
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Flyover comedy brings you the very best comedic talent from in and around the Midwest. Each month, we feature and highlight a specific state from the heartland of America, giving out special deals and/or prizes from restaurants that brings that great Midwestern mentality to Los Angeles! Kansas City BBQ, Chicago Deep Dish, and Minnesota Nice all rolled into one amazing night of Comedy!
Owen Benjamin is a series regular on the TBS series SULLIVAN & SON, recurred on NICK SWARDSON’S PRETEND TIME, and has appeared on THE TONIGHT SHOW, COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS, LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON, PUNK’D and LIVE AT GOTHAM. He played Marvin the bartender in THE HOUSE BUNNY and can be seen in JACK AND JILL, BUCKY LARSON and ALL’S FAIRE IN LOVE. Owen was featured as a breakout comedian on COMEDY CENTRAL’S 2010 HOT LIST and currently tours the US with Vince Vaughn. Owen’s one-hour standup special HIGH FIVE ‘TIL IT HURTS premiered on Comedy Central in Summer 2013 to terrific reviews.
NICK THUNE BIO
Nick Thune, comedian / actor, hails from the Great Northwest (Seattle), where he spent his early
years growing up. Nick’s absurdest view and deadpan wit combined with the soothing lull of
his guitar, have distinguished his unique style of comedy. He has appeared on the Tonight Show
8 times, and on each occasion, he won. Nick has also appeared on Conan, The Late Show w/
Jimmy Fallon and has his own Comedy Central Special.
Thick Noon, Nick’s debut album, was released on Comedy Central Records in 2010 and was
included in amazon.com's "Best of 2010 Comedy Albums". Nick can be seen in Mike Judge’s
movie “Extract” and the independent film “Highway 61 Re: Revisited” opposite Tobin Bell.
Thune’s other film credits include “Spring Breakdown” and “Unaccompanied Minors”.
Nick has created two web series for Comedy Central, "iThunes" and "NicksBigShow.com".
Currently, Nick is touring the country changing lives one joke at a time. For more information,
go to nickthune.com, eyethune.com or twitter.com/nickthune.