For nearly a decade Chris’ edgy, fast-paced, stand-up comedy act has made him a crowd favorite in his hometown of Houston TX, where he’s a regular at The Laff Spot and the Comedy Showcase. Not stopping there, Chris has taken his act to comedy clubs all over the US, including stops in CO, NM, SC, TX, LA, MS, FL, IL, KS and WY. He’s also a regular performer at the world famous Rivera Comedy Club in Las Vegas, NV.
From cruise ships like The Texas Treasure to corporate shows for companies including Compaq Computers and Reliant Energy, Chris has done it all. He’s even toured Germany and Italy performing stand up on US Military bases.
Chris’ television appearances include MTV and BET, where he played the role of the swat team sniper in rap star DMX #1 hit music video “Party Up”. He was a regular sketch comedy performer and writer/contributor for The Debra Duncan Show on ABC. Chris was recently featured in a TV commercial for The Laff Spot comedy club that aired on Comedy Central in the Houston area. Furthermore, he owns the title of the only stand-up comic in Houston TV history to have used the word “hookers” while being interviewed by a local reporter on segment that aired live during The Today Show on NBC!
He’s performed along side stand up greats including:
Michael Winslow (Police Academy and Spaceballs)
Bruce Baum (Writer for the Drew Carey and Who‘s Line Is It Anyway? )
Emo Phillips (Writer/Associate Producer of the hit movie Meet the Parents)
Jimmy “JJ” Walker (Good Times)
Chris Kerner has the classic call it like you see it stand-up comedy style. His act can best described as sometimes angry, sometimes scary, and sometimes just freaking bizarre! No Topic is off limits. From his wife and kids, to politics, to whatever else is on his mind Chris’ take is always right on the mark and always laugh out loud funny!