A Couple of Characters is a clean, witty, and fresh album featuring two of Washington, D.C.’s up and coming comedians. Jared Stern and Robert Mac tackle everything from J date to Bob Barker in the first special for two rising stars.
“We’re trying to prove that you don’t have to curse to be a funny couple of characters and we’re excited to be working with Comedy Dynamics on our first studio album!” – said Jared Stern and Robert Mac.
Jared Stern has been making complete strangers laugh at him for over a decade. From humble beginnings at a hole-in-the-wall club in Baltimore, he is now the most humble person in the world, not that he’s one to brag about it. During his career he has performed with the likes of Mike Birbiglia, Judah Friedlander, Richard Lewis, Tom Arnold, John Witherspoon, Jon Lovitz, Emo Philips, and Caroline Rhea. He was voted the 2013 Best Comedian in D.C. by the readers of the Washington City Paper. He was a featured performer at the 2017 What A Joke Fest and the 2018 LaughFest.
Robert Mac is an award winning comedian that have appeared on Comedy Central’s Laugh Riots, Comedy Central’s Premium Blend, Bill Crystal’s Mr. Saturday Night Contest,Last Comic Standing, NBC’s Late Fridayas well as the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal. Robert specializes in clean comedy with a smart, subtle and occasionally silly perspective on everyday life.
“Many comedians struggle with clean comedy, but Jared and Robert have really shown that it’s more than just a comedic style to them, it’s their specialty” said Brian Volk-Weiss, CEO of Comedy Dynamics.
Comedy Dynamics, a Nacelle company, is one of the largest independent comedy production and distribution companies, producing Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History, The CW’s Discontinued, Animal Planet’s Animal Nation with Anthony Anderson, the new 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. In 2018, Comedy Dynamics began releasing original films in theaters starting with the acclaimed documentary, Poop Talk. The company has worked with a wide range of established and emerging comedic talent including Tiffany Haddish, Kevin Hart, Aziz Ansari, Jim Gaffigan, Katt Williams and many more. In total, 12 of Comedy Dynamics’ releases have been Grammy-nominated, with 2 wins.