Byron Bowers is a stand-up comedian that has toured alongside Dave Chappelle, Hannibal Buress and Bill Burr and is in the most anticipated film of the Toronto International Film Festival “Concrete Cowboys” along side of Idris Elba. He also can be currently seen on Amazon right now as Lucas Hedges’ RoomMate in Alma Har’el & Shia Labeouf’s award winning film “HONEY BOY” which took the special jury prize at sundance 2019 and had one of the years strongest opening weekends.
He has had breakout performances at numerous comedy festivals such as Just For Laughs, SXSW, Moontower, Life is Beautiful, and Austin City Limits which led to TV and late night appearances on Comedy Central, Jimmy Kimmel, and this year he appeared on Stephen Colbert.
Byron appeared in Lena Waithe’s Showtime series drama The CHI as Meldrick and is a regular at The Comedy Store, The Comedy Cellar, Laugh Factory and Hollywood Improv.
In his solo show “The Byron Bowers Experience” Byron marries heavy and light during an hour about duality! Check his Schedule Here.
- Cinemacy – I’m still human
- JFL42 Review: Byron Bowers
- The Interrobang – Dual Powers of Loss and Light
- Exclaim – Byron Bowers Marries Heavy and Light
- TV Guide – Meldrick: the Psychic Gangster
- 11 Comics on the Rise
- TIME OUT LOS ANGELES
- LAUGH SPIN
- ERIC ANDRE 2016 (Tour Review)
- THE OBSERVER
- IOWA STATE DAILY
- VEGAS SEVEN
- Serial Optimist
- LA Weekly Comics to Watch
- Splitsider Top 10 list