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Chinedu Unaka

Comedian, Writer

The Mindy Project, NUVO TV, Showtime, NBC Stand Up For Diversity


On Stage
Based out of

Los Angeles, CA

Home Club

Hollywood Improv, Los Angeles, CA

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CHINEDU has established himself as a great comedic presence. His material derives from his experiences growing up in a strict Nigerian household, his years at UCSB, his experience teaching, and everyday humor that affect us all. Chinedu performs regularly at some of the country's most renowned comedy clubs including: The Laugh Factory, The Hollywood Improv, The Comedy Store, etc! As well as independently touring colleges nationwide, from USC and UCLA in Los Angeles to Ithaca College and Cornell University in New York.

Most recently, Chinedu performed for the American Troops overseas in the Middle East and was seen on Fox's The Mindy Project and the stand up show LAUGHs. Chinedu was also named a finalist for NBCs Stand Up for Diversity competition past finalists include: Hannibal Burress, Deon Cole, and Eric Andre and was seen on NUVOs TV Stand Up and Deliver. In addition, Chinedu was named as a top 7 finalist out of hundreds of comedians from around the world at the nationally recognized: Ventura Harbor, San Diego, Hollywood Black Film, and Laughing Skull Comedy Festival 2013/2014. Chinedus comedic talents can also be seen on television in his own comedy special on The Africa Channel, which still airs internationally and his name listed as writer for comedy specials on SHOWTIME.