One of these faces may be the world’s next comedy superstar. They’re the finalists in our Up Next Talent Search.
Starting next Monday, November 11, you can vote at cc.com/upnext for the “Up Next Fan’s Pick,” who will receive the grand prize of $2500, an appearance on a future Comedy Central series and more.
Click the image to watch interviews with the nine finalists and clips of their stand-up sets from the semifinals.
The results are in from the first round of Comedy Central’s Up Next talent search and the winners are moving on to the regional semifinals round, hosted by the great Jonah Ray!
Come on out to one of the semifinals shows and see some of comedy’s future stars before they hit the big time:
Are you the next big thing in stand-up? If you think you are, we’re giving you a chance to prove it with Comedy Central’s Up Next, a new nationwide search for the best stand-ups in America.
Events will be held at all 26 Comedy Central Certified Clubs, and the semi-finals and finals will be hosted by the one and only Jonah Ray!
And just what do you get if you win this thing? How about a performance in an upcoming Comedy Central college tour, a guest DJ slot on Comedy Central’s SiriusXM channel 95, inclusion on cc.com/standup and the CC: Stand-Up App, a Comedy Central Records digital release, $2500 cash, and an appearance on a future Comedy Central stand-up series?
Sound good? Then click here to find out when and where a preliminary round will be taking place near you. Good luck!