Howie Mandel presents Howie Mandel at The Howie Mandel Comedy Clubmarks his first solo stand-up special in 20 years. Mandel’s buoyant presence embraces the old and welcomes the new with his return to the comedy special arena at the club that bears his name. Directed by Brian Volk-Weiss and filmed at Howie Mandel’s Comedy Club in Atlantic City, Mandel exercises his mastery of making the mundane hilarious as he tells tales about his 40-year marriage, life and career.
Mandel has reached legendary, multi-hyphenate status in show business, covering nearly all aspects of the entertainment spectrum in his 40-year career as an actor, voice artist, author, host and producer. He serves as host and executive producer of Deal Or No Deal, a role for which he received an Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program. For the past nine seasons, Mandel has served as a judge on America’s Got Talent,which will return for its 14thseason this summer. He is also a mainstay on the comedy scene, performing as many as 200 stand-up comedy shows each year throughout the U.S. and Canada.
“Howie is more than just talented. He’s a brilliant writer, producer and comedian who has proven over the years he can truly do it all. It’s a pleasure to be working with such an iconic name in our industry.” said Brian Volk-Weiss, CEO of Comedy Dynamics.
Founded by Brian Volk-Weiss, Comedy Dynamics, a Nacelle company, is the largest independent comedy production and distribution company, producing the reboot of Mad About You featuring Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt, Netflix’s Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History, Netflix’s The Toys That Made Us, Jim Gaffigan: Noble Ape, The CW’s Discontinued, Animal Planet’s Animal Nation with Anthony Anderson, the scripted comedy on Hulu There’s… Johnny!, History’s Join Or Die with Craig Ferguson, MTV2’s Wild ’N On Tour, and Hulu’s Coming To The Stage. Comedy Dynamics began releasing original films in theaters and will release the acclaimed independent film Slut in a Good Way in Spring of 2019. In 2017 the Comedy Dynamics Network (CDN) was launched and currently distributes specials, television shows and films to all major transactional platforms such as iTunes, Amazon, Google, PlayStation, Xbox and many major telco & satellite providers, including AT&T, Comcast, Charter, Dish, and Verizon. The company has worked with a wide range of established and emerging comedic talent including Tiffany Haddish, Kevin Hart, Aziz Ansari, Jim Gaffigan, Ali Wong, David Cross, and many more. 17 Comedy Dynamics releases have been Grammy-nominated (with three wins), including all 5 in the Comedy Album category for the 61stAnnual Grammy Awards.