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Roy Wood Jr.

Comedian, Actor

Correspondent- 'The Daily Show w/ Trevor Noah'


On Stage
Based out of

New York, US

Home Club

Stardome Comedy Club, Birmingham, AL


Currently a correspondent on ‘The Daily Show w/ Trevor Noah’, Roy has been described by the Hollywood Reporter as “A Standout”, and Entertainment Weekly called his brand of thought provoking comedy as “charismatic crankiness”. In 2016 ‘Variety’ magazine named him one of 10 Comics to watch.

Prior to ‘The Daily Show’ Roy spent three years on the TBS‘ sitcom, Sullivan and Son. And is still a regular on

He’s currently a regular on ‘Conan’, ESPN’s ‘SportsNation’ & Comedy Central’s @Midnight.

A native of Birmingham, Alabama, Roy began his comedy career in 1998 at the age of 19 while attending Florida A&M University. He went on to make his television debut in 2006 on The Late Show with David Letterman. and finished third in the 2010 season of Last Comic Standing.

He’s also appeared on HBO’s Def Comedy Jam, Comedy Central’s Premium Blend and The Late, Late Show with Craig Ferguson

Prior to this he also appeared at the 2006 Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in the “New Faces Showcase”. In 2006, Wood appeared on the Bob and Tom Radio Show: The Comedy Tour on Comedy Central.

Also a veteran of radio (2001-2012) Roy’s morning show took home awards from the Alabama Broadcasters association for ‘Best Large Market Morning Show’.

Wood has recorded three nationally-released prank call CD’s: My Momma Made Me Wear This (2003), Confessions of a High School Bench Warmer (2005) and I’ll Slap You to Sleep! (2009). And has recently released his first comedy CD Things I think, I think (2013)

My Take On Casey Anthony

Side Splitters Comedy Club

Recorded 7.16.2011

Foreign Sports Fans

MI's Westside Comedy Theater

Recorded 5.16.2015

Birmingham and Los Angeles

MI's Westside Comedy Theater

Recorded 3.23.2014

Wine Drinker

MI's Westside Comedy Theater

Recorded 3.23.2014

Haven't Seen Harry Potter

Side Splitters Comedy Club

Recorded 7.16.2011

Love Couple Fights

Crackers Comedy Club Broad Ripple

Recorded 9.30.2011

Women Don't Like Equipment

Side Splitters Comedy Club

Recorded 7.24.2015

That Rich Dude Point

Go Bananas

Recorded 5.12.2012

Korean Negroes

Crackers Comedy Club Broad Ripple

Recorded 10.19.2013

Trying to Drink Better

Mad House Comedy Club

Recorded 7.29.2014

Feeling Sorry for White People

Crackers Comedy Club Broad Ripple

Recorded 1.1.2013

Breaking Up Couples

Go Bananas

Recorded 5.12.2012

Don't Trust Good Service

Crackers Comedy Club Broad Ripple

Recorded 9.30.2011