Comedy Dynamics has announced they will release Jay Mohr: American Treasure, through the Comedy Dynamics network, their hybrid distribution system composed of Comcast, Amazon Prime Video, Spectrum, Apple TV, Dish, Google Play, DirecTV, Vimeo, YouTube and more on July 21, 2020. The album will be released on July 24, 2020 through SiriusXM, Spotify, Amazon Music, Apple Music, Pandora, Tidal and more.
In American Treasure, comedian Jay Mohr tells stories from his life and gives us a wall of his famous celebrity impressions. This extremely personal look into his interesting life is full of great stories and hilarious observations.
Jay Mohr is an Emmy Award nominated actor, writer, producer and comedian known for Saturday Night Live, Jerry Maguire, Small Soldiers, Picture Perfect, The Adventures of Pluto Nash, Last Comic Standing and more. Mohr hosts a podcast called Mohr Stories through his own network, Fake Mustache Studios. Since 2004, Mohr has release 2 books, Gasping for Airtime: Two Years in the Trenches of Saturday Night Live and No Wonder My Parents Drank: Tales from a Stand-Up Dad. Mohr’s comedy album, Happy. And A Lot was nominated for Best Comedy Album at the 58th Grammy Awards.
“Brian Volk-Weiss was by my side 25 years ago fighting it out in the trenches of show business. It’s an honor to give Comedy Dynamics American Treasure knowing it will kick the shit out of any other “special” out there. Audiences have been conditioned to settle for pretty good, but American Treasure is what a stand up special should be, the best!” said Jay Mohr.
“I’ve known jay 99.999 percent of my career and it’s an amazing honor to still be working with him in the second decade of my career,” said Brian Volk-Weiss, Founder and CEO of Comedy Dynamics.
Founded by Brian Volk-Weiss, Comedy Dynamics, a Nacelle company, is the largest independent comedy production and distribution company. The company is behind the reboot of Mad About You featuring Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt, and has produced Netflix’s Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History, Netflix’s The Toys That Made Us, Netflix’s The Movies That Made Us, Behind The Attraction for Disney +, Jim Gaffigan: Noble Ape, The CW’s Discontinued, All The Way Black for BET+, 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, Hulu’s Coming To The Stage, and more. Comedy Dynamics began releasing original films in theaters and released the acclaimed independent film Slut in a Good Way in Spring of 2019. In 2017 the Comedy Dynamics Network (CDN) launched and currently distributes specials, television shows and films to all major transactional platforms such as iTunes, Amazon, Google, PlayStation, Xbox and most 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. The company was nominated for an NAACP Spirit Award in 2019 for Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History. 17 Comedy Dynamics releases have been Grammy-nominated (with four wins), including all 5 in the Comedy Album category for the 61st Annual Grammy Awards in 2019.