Simon King is not only an exceptional and truly unique stand up comedian but a veteran road comic with thousands of shows and thousands of miles to his credit. His high energy, dynamic, intelligent and often edgy comedy style makes him one of a kind in the stand up comedy world. His explosive performance, an arsenal of dead on impressions, characters and impossible sound effects coupled with an ability to switch between polished material and improvisation at break neck speed always leaves audiences in awe and demanding more.
A workhorse and extremely prolific writer as well as outstanding club and corporate performer, it wasn’t long before he was being invited to play some of the world’s most prestigious comedy competitions and festivals. From his appearances at: the San Francisco International Comedy Competition, the Seattle International Comedy Competition and the Vancouver International Comedy Festival to his breakout performances at the prestigious HBO U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen and the HBO, TBS Comedy Festival in Las Vegas: It’s undeniable he’s made an impact wherever he’s been.
Being the kind of comic that comes along once in a generation gets you noticed. In addition to regular airplay on Sirius/XM satellite radio and his own one hour television special for the Comedy Network, Simon recently recorded his first cd for a major American label with national distribution. Simon is also a favorite on the club circuit all over North America. In demand at such legendary venues as the Hollywood Improv and the World Famous Comedy Store he has also garnered the interest of comedic institutions such as Saturday Night Live, Mad TV, The Daily Show and The National Lampoon to name just a few.
His unmistakable mind blowing style, powerful commanding stage presence and lighting wit will win you over but the sheer hilarity and spontaneity of his performance will keep you coming back for more. From the simple to the surreal, from topical to absurd Simon King is a performer to be reckoned with!
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