Around Town: Chi City Comedy Jam

Clear your calendar and buy a ticket to the Chi City Comedy Jam! It is happening Friday and Saturday night at the Arie Crown Theater. Chicago's own Sheryl Underwood is hosting the show and bringing several comedic powerhouses to the stage. The line-up includes:

Lavell Crawford who is a BET's ComicView legend. He is well-known for playing Huell Babineaux on Breaking Bad and has made several on-screen appearances during his career. He is bringing his edgy comedy style to Chicago this weekend!

Earthquake is famous for his role on the TV series Everybody Hates Chris. He also recently made an appearance in comedian Lil Rel Howery's new show Rel

Kountry Wayne is a comedian on the rise from Millien, GA. He got his start by creating Facebook videos. From there, he grew his following to over 3 million. His southern accent and popular catchphrases made his videos go viral.

DC Young Fly is a rapper, comedian, and actor. He put himself on the map by creating hilarious Vine videos that catapulted his career. He is a regular on Nick Cannon's show Wild 'N Out.

Just Nesh is a comedian out of Chicago. She has appeared around town at various comedy hotspots including Jokes & Notes, Laugh Factory Chicago, Zanies, Riddles, and the Improv. She recently was featured on Kevin Hart's Presents: Next Level. She will definitely bring some authentic Chicago comedy to the stage.  

Tony Roberts has appeared on HBO's Def Comedy JamBET's ComicView, and It's Showtime at the Apollo. He has performed stand-up all over the world and is now bringing it to Chicago. 

For a preview of the show, Tune in to 'The Jam,' FRIDAY starting at 6A. Sheryl Underwood, Lavell Crawford, and Kountry Wayne will be in-studio! 

Buy tickets to Chi City Comedy Jam HERE!