YouTube Next Comic is designed to mentor the next generation of comedy content creators, from political satirists to sketch artists and slapstick gagsters. Selected participants take part in a kind of comic camp, with how-to tutorials from B&H audio/video specialists and one-of-a-kind mentorships with established internet stars such as CollegeHumor.
Jet and Star are two comedians who make funny videos about dating and relationships. Their channel is just an excuse to put on crazy costumes and make each other laugh. They do a mix of hilarious how-to's, sketch comedy and parodies. Oh, and there's some dating advice in there, too.Back to top
Clare Cullen is just a small town girl from Co. Mayo in the West of Ireland, currently living it up in Sydney, Australia, like all the other Irish these days. She makes various comedy videos including parodies, music videos, sketches about being Irish, and two series Dare Clare and News Reviews. She specializes in observational comedy, sarcasm and ridiculous lyrics. She's a director with @Yeousch, won #TubeTrials S2 and thanks to YouTube has gotten to travel around Europe with @Talk2EU! Basically, she's flat out getting up to shenanigans and loving every minute of it!Back to top
Miami, Florida native Sean Klitzner once ate an entire water buffalo. His main YouTube channel releases a video every Monday and Thursday. Klitzner's humor translates to many different types of audiences, from family-friendly sketches to tongue-in-cheek parodies. Aside from his online presence, Klitzner has starred in dozens of sitcoms and commercials and most recently finished his stint hosting a live show with Fremantle and Disney called The American Idol Experience.Back to top
Travis is originally from Northern California and now lives in Pasadena. He was inspired early on by his neighbor, an old Hollywood starlet from Charlie Chaplin movies, who shared her tales about working in "The Pictures." When it was time to turn a paper in for Spanish class, Travis decided to shoot a comedy video instead. He got an A+. After graduating from college and living in Spain, Travis moved to LA and worked on camera crews before becoming a screenwriter. His film READY OR NOT won Best Film and Best Comedy at the 2009 Mammoth Film Festival. But producing & directing was always Travis' goal. He created Zeke Mahogany to showcase his writing & directing talent. Travis loves YouTube because it gives him a forum to share his videos directly with an audience.Back to top