Bobby Slayton

A true "comic's comic," Bobby Slayton, often referred to as "The Pitbull of Comedy," has been performing his own intense style of stand-up comedy for over thirty years, becoming one of the best known, respected, and energetic comics working today.

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Audiences around the country may recognize Bobby from his many scene stealing roles in movies such as "Get Shorty", "Ed Wood","Wayne's World 2", "Bandits", and "Dreamgirls."  He's appeared on dozens of television programs including "The Tonight Show", "Home Improvement", and his own Comedy Specials on both Showtime and HBO.

He was a series regular on the HBO series "Mind of the Married Man" and played Joey Bishop opposite Ray Liotta and Joe Mantegna in the critically acclaimed film, "The Rat Pack".

Slayton's distinct gravelly voice has often been heard on dozens of radio commercials and animated shows like "Dr. Katz" and "Family Guy", and welcomed over the years on hundreds of syndicated and local radio shows with everyone from Howard Stern to Larry King. The NY Daily News called Slayton "armed and dangerous" and the Las Vegas Review Journal pointed out that "Slayton's refusal to compromise his art has always made him worth a special trip.".

Bobby Slayton