All-Star Comedy Jam
Join Bleacher Report and Rock On Foundation on Friday February 17th at The Howlin' Wolf for a night of comedy and music. Hannibal Buress, Michael Che and Joe Mande will be dishing out basketball inspired jokes, and Rob Nice will be spinning throughout the night.
Hannibal Buress - Hannibal Buress is a comedian, actor, writer, musician, magician, and poker dealer from Chicago. He’s appeared on television a lot. At least 10 times. Actually it’s way more than that. He’s the cohost of The Eric Andre Show on Adult Swim. He’s a cast member on Broad City on Comedy Central. He’s had failed tv show deals of his own. He tours regularly doing stand up comedy.
Michael Che - Co-anchor of Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update, critics and audiences agree, NY-based writer, actor and standup comedian Michael Che is a star on the rise. Having been named one of Rolling Stone’s “50 Funniest People,” Buzzfeed's "50 Hottest Men in Comedy," and Variety’s “Top 10 Comics To Watch,” he is quickly leaving his mark on the media landscape.
Joe Mande - Joe Mande is one of the most exciting young comedians working today. He's been a writer for Parks & Recreation, Master of None, The Good Place, and Kroll Show; he's been an actor on Modern Family, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Love; and his stand up has been seen on Conan, Late Night with Seth Meyers,and numerous Comedy Central programs. His 2014 album, Bitchface, was number one on the iTunes comedy charts. Joe has been named one of Variety's "10 Comics to Watch" and was the winner of a three-point shooting contest at a JCC basketball camp in 1997.
Rob Nice - Resident emcee for the New Orleans Pelicans, Rob Nice is also a music staple in New Orleans, doubling as one of the hottest DJs in The Big Easy.
The Bleacher Report All-Star Comedy Jam will benefit Rock On Foundation, a non-profit that supports oppurtunity and inclusion in the arts and athletics. Rock On was founded by brothers Matt Bonner (former member of the San Antonio Spurs) and Luke Bonner (former very famous basketball player... in Lithuania).