Photo caption: LOS ANGELES – NOVEMBER 08: Chris Kattan at the 16th Annual Environmental Media Association Awards at Wilshire Ebell Theatre November 08, 2006 in Los Angeles Photo credit: s_bukley | Photo caption: LOS ANGELES – JUL 11: Billy Gardell at the Undrafted Los Angeles Premiere at the ArcLight Hollywood on July 11, 2016 in Los Angeles, CA Photo credit: kathclick
HOUSTON (March 21-30, 2019) – Iconic comedians and actors Chris Kattan and Billy Gardell will be visiting Houston in March for stand up comedy shows at the Joke Joint Comedy Club’s newly-opened, renovated venue located at 12802 Gulf Freeway, Houston, Texas 77034.
Kattan is best known as a long-running cast member of Emmy award-winning show Saturday Night Live. He created iconic roles on the show such as Mango, and along with fellow SNL (and Groundlings) cast member Will Ferrell, was one half of the Butabi Brothers known for their trademark head-bobbing. Kattan and Ferrell continued the characters in the 1998 film A Night at the Roxbury. His trademark celebrity impersonations included dozens of people from Ben Affleck, to Queen Elizabeth, Bill Gates, and more. He also appeared in the role of Bob on the first four seasons of The Middle, Bunnicula in Bunnicula, in numerous blockbuster films and hit TV shows as well as top-level media appearances such as The Tonight Show.
Kattan will appear at the Joke Joint from March 21-23:
Th, Mar 21, 2019 @ 8:15 PM
Emmy award-nominated actor/comedian Billy Gardell is known for his roles in films such as the popular series Mike & Molly as Officer Biggs, as well as Young Sheldon, currently in syndication. He made his major motion picture debut with Anthony Quinn and Sylvester Stallone in Avenging Angelo. In 2016, he received a Daytime Emmy nomination as Best Gameshow Host for Monopoly Millionaires Club. Before Mike and Molly, Gardell co-starred in the critically-acclaimed television series Lucky. His other credits include Yes Dear, Judging Amy, My Name is Earl, The Practice, Monk, and Gary the Rat, to name a few. He also appeared in You, Me & Dupree and Bad Santa alongside Billy Bob Thornton. As a standup comic, his comedy specials, Billy Gardell: Halftime, premiered on Comedy Central and Billy Gardell Presents Road Dogs premiered on Showtime.
Gardell will appear at the Joke Joint from March 29-30:
Fri, Mar 29, 2019 @ 8:00 PM
About Joke Joint Comedy Club
The Joke Joint Comedy Club (formerly the Joke Joint Comedy Showcase) is the longest running comedy club in Houston, in operation for more than 35 years. The venue highlights both up and coming as well as established comedians, featuring weekly stand up, special celebrity shows, and private events. Famous acts such as Tim Meadows, Pauly Shore, Ron Jeremy, Rodney Perry, Crystal Powell, Billy Gardell, Stormy Daniels, and others have graced the Joke Joint stages. For more information and reservations, visit www.jokejointcomedyshowcase.com or call 281-481-1188.