Chris Franjola

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Chris Franjola is a writer/comedian who began his comedy career on Long Island.  Chris was a writer and a regular performer on E!’s hit show “Chelsea Lately” for 8 years. Together with the talented writing staff, Chris wrote over 1500 episodes while performing on the show more than anyone else besides Chelsea Handler and Chuy.  During his time on the show Chris created some of the show’s most memorable characters like Gay Caveman, Bieber Man, Johnny Depp, Seventeen Magazine Players and many more. He also starred on the critically acclaimed scripted comedy series “After Lately,” which aired for three seasons on E!, he was the host of the Sons of Anarchy after show Anarchy Afterword, airing live on FX.

Last year Chris released his first comedy album “The Shallow End” which received rave reviews and stayed in iTunes Top 10 Comedy Albums for 5 weeks. Earlier this year Chris could be seen as a contributing panelist on The Josh Wolf Show on CMT and Funniest Fails on Fox. When he isn’t busy writing and acting, he’s performing stand-up on the road, headlining venues all over the country.  Before Chelsea Lately, Chris wrote for other shows, including Family Guy, the MTV Video Music Awards, and the original Chelsea Handler Show. Chris can also be seen beginning in 2017 on the new Netflix show from the makers of Orange Is The New Black, GLOW.

Reno Tahoe Comedy offers a full bar with no drink minimum and nightly drink specials in a beautiful, smoke free theater setting.

Thursday Performance:

Advance – $12

Day of the Show – $15

Student, Military and Veteran Price – $10 available ONLY at the door. Must have valid ID.

Friday and Saturday Performances:

Advance – $17

Day of the Show – $20

Student, Military and Veteran Price – $14 available ONLY at the door. Must have valid ID.

Get more information and buy tickets at www.renotahoecomedy.com. Tickets are also available at www.pioneercenter.com / 775-322-5233 or 866-553-6605 and at the Pioneer Center Box Office from 11am – 6pm Monday through Friday and at the Pioneer Underground on show nights between 7pm and 11pm. Service charges may apply.

Comedians subject to change. No refunds. Shows may contain adult content. Suggested age 17 and over. For a complete Reno Tahoe Comedy schedule, go to www.renotahoecomedy.com.