Critics, fans and fellow comedians agree: Brian Regan is one of the most respected comedians in the country. Vanity Fair calls him, “The funniest stand-up alive,” and Entertainment Weekly claims he is, “Your favorite comedian’s favorite comedian.” A regular on the comedy club circuit since the 1980s, Brian’s non-stop theater tour continuously fills the most beautiful venues across North America, visiting close to 100 cities each year.
Brian premiered his seventh hour of comedy, the Netflix special, Brian Regan: Nunchucks And Flamethrowers, in 2017. This is the first special in a two-special deal with Netflix, joining him with Dave Chappelle, Chris Rock, Jerry Seinfeld and others. Regan’s new Netflix series, Stand Up And Away! With Brian Regan, premiered on Christmas Eve, 2018. Brian and Jerry Seinfeld Executive Produce the four-episode original half-hour series that combines sketch comedy and stand-up.
Taking a leap into the acting world, director Peter Farrelly personally cast Brian in his new TV series, Loudermilk, on The Audience Network. Loudermilk premiered to rave reviews on October 17, 2017, with Brian earning accolades in the role of “Mugsy,” a recovering addict who is estranged from his family. Brian will shoot the second season of Loudermilk this summer.
Brian appeared at Carnegie Hall on November 11, 2017 following years of performances in New York City’s finest theaters including Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall, The Beacon Theater and Radio City Music Hall. Brian’s tour has included regular visits to Denver’s legendary 8600-seat Red Rocks Amphitheater and the 12,500-seat EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City.
A regular on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Regan is the rare stand up guest who the show invites on for two segments: a performance segment followed by a segment on the couch to chat with Jimmy. Regan was a guest on two episodes of Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, made a scene-stealing cameo in Chris Rock’s film, Top Five, and made 28 stand-up appearances on The Late Show With David Letterman.
In 2015, Brian made history with his stand-up special, Brian Regan: Live From Radio City Music Hall, as the first live broadcast of a stand-up special in Comedy Central’s history.