Directly from the legendary sketch show “Saturday Night Live”, Chris Redd is heading
for the comedy venues of the Nordics. Get ready for real Chicago style stand-up comedy.
Chris Redd is a stand-up comic, actor, writer, and rapper. In 2018, he received the Emmy Award
for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics for the comedy song “Come Back, Barack” from
Saturday Night Live.
Chris Redd most notably appeared in the 2016 film “Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping” and
opposite Kathy Bates in the Netflix original comedy series “Disjointed.” In 2017, Redd debuted
his own half-hour episode of “Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents”, and in 2019 released his
debut stand-up album “But Here We Are.”
Redd can be seen in the comedy films “Deep Murder,” “The House,” and “A Futile and Stupid
Gesture.” On TV, Redd starred in the cult-classic series “Wet Hot American Summer” and was
featured in NBC’s “Will & Grace,” Netflix’s “Love,” Comedy Central’s “Detroiters” and “Comedy
Central Stand-Up Presents.” Additionally, Redd was featured as a 2016 Standup New Face at
Just For Laughs in Montreal.
Redd was previously a performer at Chicago’s Second City
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