Comedian - Rob Stapleton
"Where are you performing next?" is the question this talented comedian frequently hears as he exits the stage. Whether performing for a few dozen or a few thousand people, this comedian gives you his all every time he hits the stage. This constant energy and overwhelming crowd reaction has made Rob Stapleton one of the hottest standup performers working today. Using his veteran comedic knowledge from his performances on HBO's Comic Relief, Comedy Central, Showtime at the Apollo, Def Comedy Jam and BET Comic View has perfected the art of making hilarious observations about everyday life. He has also been a headliner on the RJE Comedy Cabaret Tour, the longest and largest running comedy tour catering to Colleges/ Universities, for several years. Rob was just featured in the 2002 comedy motion picture release, "Death Of A Dynasty" playing the role of multi-platinum rapper Jay-Z.
Born and raised in the Bronx, New York , Rob will have you laughing hysterically at his dead on take of life in the hustle and bustle of New York City . These on point takes have earned him the position of host of Amateur Night at the world famous Apollo , visited by thousands and viewed by millions at home. Rob's versatile style has also made him a favorite on the college scene where he tours extensively. To keep him rounded, Rob writes all of his material as well as extending his hand to others as he has written sketches for Tracey Morgan that have aired on the exclusive Saturday Night Live .
About his calling, Rob says, "everyone was put on this earth for a reason. God chose me to be an angel of laughter, through his blessings, hopefully I can continue to make people laugh and enjoy the riches of life." Anyway you look at it, Rob Stapleton is definitely one to watch and a star on the rise.