Born: August 23, 1970
Blue Meter: Tame
In match-ups against other comics:
Won: 1495 | Lost: 1293
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Next Tour Date
|Day & Time||Club/Venue||Tickets|
|May 18 7:30 PM||
Cobb’s Comedy Club
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All video pulled from YouTube.
|2000||Comics Come Home VI
Features multiple performers
|2nd Show Friday (Dirty)|
Specials (and other video)
|2012||Jay Mohr: Funny for a Girl||Buy: Amazon|
|2004||Last Comic Standing 3
|2004||Last Comic Standing 2
|2003||Last Comic Standing
|2003||Jay Mohr: My Turn|
|1999||Comedy Rx: Comics Come Home 5
Features multiple performers
|1993||Two Drink Minimum|
Books (by and about)
|2010||No Wonder My Parents Drank: Tales from a Stand-Up Dad||Buy: Amazon|
|2004||Gasping for Airtime: Two Years in the Trenches of Saturday Night Live||Buy: Amazon|
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Jay Mohr is proof that there’s a difference between being a funny guy and a good comic. He’s fast, has a great delivery, and does some of the best impressions around, but he also uses a lot of...
Jay Mohr is a quadruple threat. Film, television, radio and stand-up are all among the treasures in the bag of tricks he’s been working on throughout the 15-year career he began as a teenager.
He has worked with superstars, matching wits and chops with Tom Cruise in “Jerry Maguire,” Al Pacino in “Simone,” Eddie Murphy in “Pluto Nash” and Bill Murray in “Speaking of Sex.”
He starred as Peter Dragon in the critically acclaimed Fox series Action, and last year co-created, executive produced and hosted NBC’s summer smash reality show Last Comic Standing.
He often guest hosts Premiere Radio’s “Jim Rome Show,” the number one syndicated sports radio program in the country and is a most-requested guest on L.A.‘s number one morning show, KROQ’s “Kevin & Bean.”
He sells out theaters, clubs and colleges all over the country, earning standing ovations for his keen observations on the world and the people who live in it.
The multi-talented Mohr had his breakthrough film role as rival agent to Cruise in the blockbuster hit “Jerry Maguire,” and followed up in a touching good-guy turn opposite Jennifer Aniston in “Picture Perfect.” He starred in Doug Liman’s critically adored “Go” and co-starred in “Pay It Forward” with Kevin Spacey. His other film credits include “Playing By Heart,” “Suicide Kings,” “Seeing Other People” and the upcoming “King’s Ransom.”
Summer 2004 peaks with publication of his book Gasping for Airtime (Hyperion), a darkly funny memoir of his two years in the trenches as a writer and featured performer on Saturday Night Live. Mohr first wowed SNL audiences with his dead-on impressions of Christopher Walken, Ricki Lake, Dick Vitale and Sean Penn. Gasping is a brutally honest look at both the hilarity and the flipside of the fun.
From SNL Mohr made his move on Hollywood. His work as host of Fox’s NFL This Morning and narrator of Beyond the Glory led to Mohr Sports, a weekly comedy/music/sports talk hour he produced and hosted for ESPN. He is now at work on Last Comic Standing 3, coming back this summer on NBC.