Brother of Comedy Legend Hits Houston in Nationwide Tour


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Kevin Farley, comedic partner and brother of the late Chris Farley (Saturday Night Live) performs in Houston Thursday and Friday 12/22-23

Kevin Farley

HOUSTON, December 20, 2016-Legendary comic Chris Farley died tragically at only 33 years of age due to a drug overdose, but his brother, Kevin, is carrying on the family torch of comedy. Kevin performed alongside Chris for years and has appeared in numerous hit films and TV roles. He will be performing in Houston Thursday 12.22 at 8 pm and Friday 12.23 at 8 and 10:30 pm at The Joke Joint Comedy Showcase at 11460 Fuqua Street, Suite 300, Houston, TX  77089.

Kevin performs stand up in comedy clubs around the country. He is a regular at notable venues such as The Laugh Factory in LA and Chicago, The Improv in LA and Palm Beach, Florida and The Comedy Store. He studied at the famous Second City in Chicago and starred in films such as Black Sheep with Chris Farley, The Waterboy with Adam Sandler, and leading roles in An American Carol, and White Knight to name a few.  His TV guest appearances have included Curb Your EnthusiasmRules of EngagementThe NeighborsHot in ClevelandJust Shoot MeUnited States of TaraTrue JacksonVPHawaii Five -O, and HA! The Musical in New York. In addition, Kevin has hosted many live shows and has been featured on The Today ShowThe ViewExtraFox News and numerous radio shows. Most recently he can be seen in the documentary I Am Chris Farley featuring influential comics such as Jon Lovitz and David Spade, and is a cast member in the new sitcom Still the Kingfeaturing Billy Ray Cyrus.

About Joke Joint Comedy Showcase

The Joke Joint Comedy Showcase is the longest running comedy club in Houston, in operation for 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 Pauly Shore, Ron Jeremy, Rodney Perry and others have graced the Joke Joint stages. For more information and reservations visit, or call 281-481-1188.

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