Steve Byrne

Steve Byrne

 Los Angeles, California, USA
BandComedy

Mission IMPROVable performs short, fast-paced, hilarious, improvisational comedy games (ala the popular television show "Who's Line is it Anyway?") around the theme of the movie Mission Impossible. The “missions” are created on the spot and based solely on suggestions taken from the audience.

Biography

Steve Byrnes high energy, physical style of comedy make him one of the hottest comedians touring the country today. He was born to a Korean mother and an Irish father, which provides him with a wealth of material. His hour special, Steve Byrnes Happy Hour, premiered last year on Comedy Central to rave reviews. He is currently working on his new hour special called The Byrne Identity. He has appeared on the big screen with Vince Vaughn and Reese Witherspoon in Four Christmases. He will also be in the upcoming Vince Vaughn film Couples Retreat. Youve seen him on NBCs The Real Wedding Crashers and in a promo for last years Superbowl halftime show with Prince. His standup has been featured on NBCs The Tonight Show, ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live, CBS's The Late Late Show and BET's Comic View. He tours with the popular all Asian comedy group, The Kims of Comedy. Steve has been a featured comic at The Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal, The HBO US Comedy Arts Festival in Las Vegas and The CanWest Comedy Fest in Vancouver. He has featured for Colin Quinn on a USO tour in Iraq as well as for Drew Carrey in Afghanistan. Steve also headlined his own USO tour in Afghanistan last year and is planning another one for this summer. He has been part of several national comedy tours including The Jameson Comedy Tour, Vince Vaughns Wild West Comedy Tour, The Camel Cigarettes Sin City Tour, and his own national Myspace comedy tour. He won the Myspace Standup Or Sitdown Comedy Challenge and his Comedy Central Presents half hour special was voted one of the best of all time in the Comedy Central Standup Showdown. Steves lack of ego and outstanding work ethic make him one of the most sought after comedians in clubs and colleges across the country.