Tom is a veteran stand up comedian whose clean but cutting comedy has earned the respect of both his peers and the public alike. He has recorded several specials for Comedy Central the most recent of which ‘Tom Papa Live in New York City’ was directed by Rob Zombie. As a frequent guest on television, Papa has made numerous appearances on the "Tonight Show with Jay Leno," "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" and "Late Show with David Letterman."
Tom is also the host of the hit Sirius/XM show ‘Come to Papa’ that airs on channel 99. Some of Tom’s guests have included Mel Brooks, Ray Romano, Carl Reiner and Jerry Seinfeld.
Tom starred alongside Michael Douglas and Matt Damon in "Behind the Candelabra" which aired on HBO. He also starred opposite Matt Damon in the Steven Soderbergh film, "The Informant," and stars opposite Paul Giamatti in the animated feature, "The Haunted World of El Super Beasto," as the voice of El Super Beasto. He additionally had a voiceover role in the DreamWorks animated feature "Bee Movie" and also was a writer on the project. Among his other big screen credits are the films "Analyze That" opposite Robert DeNiro, and "Comedian."
Tom splits his time between Los Angeles and New York with his wife and family.
Born and raised on Long Island, Michael Quu(pronounced Q), started his comedy career in New York City. Michael honed his skills at clubs and open mics winning several local comedy contests before finally moving to Los Angeles where he quickly became a club favorite. Full of energy, Michael delivers huge laughs with quick paced stories about his personal life and quirky observations. He can be seen regularly Monday night's at The Comedy Store Main Room in Hollywood on the Comedy Madness show. Michael is also the creator of the highly reviewed, national touring Full Throttle Comedy Show.
Brooklyn born brian scolaro is an actor and stand-up comedian. He is most known for his half hour comedy central special “Comedy Central Presents: Brian Scolaro”, as Doug on TBS’s “Sullivan and Son”, and as Stuart on Fox’s “Stacked”.
He got his start at the epicenter of stand up comedy in America, the comedy cellar in NYC, and was invited to appear at the Just For Laughs Montreal Comedy Festival in 1998. From there, he was cast in an NBC pilot and soon after he was added to the NBC sitcom "Three Sisters" as a regular cast member -the bartender "Gordon". Following an ABC pilot, and a CBS holding deal, Brian became a regular cast member on the Fox sitcom "Stacked." Penned by Steve Levitan (Modern Family), Brian worked for two seasons alongside Pamela Anderson and Christopher Lloyd. About his role of Stuart Miller on "Stacked", the LA Times said "Scolaro is terrific. An actual sitcom find."
Since then, Brian has had recurring roles on "Sullivan and Son", "Kroll Show", "Life and Times of Tim" and "Wizards of Waverly Place.” About his role on "Sullivan", Brian Doyle Murray (Caddyshack) stated Scolaro is "one of the best I've ever seen." Brian also has had guest roles on such shows as “Dexter”, “Mad Men”, “Go On”, “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Harry’s Law,” “Men of a Certain Age”, “The Middle”, "Growing Up Fisher", "The Exes", and many other programs and films.
He has gone on to share his original style of stand up on "Conan", “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson”, "Gotham Comedy Live", “Late Nite with Conan O’Brien”, Comedy Central’s “Live At Gotham”, “Comics Unleashed “ and finally his very own half hour special "Comedy Central Presents: Brian Scolaro" which still airs multiple times a year and is one of their popular downloads on comedy central's iTunes page. Comedian Tom Rhodes is quoted saying "he has a hugely inventive style and I go out of my way to see him perform whenever I can." and Marc Maron said on WTF podcast, Brian "might be the funniest fuckin person alive.
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