- “Comics Unleashed”
- “The Tonight Show”
- Comedy Central
As soon as Darren Carter takes the stage, he unleashes a captivating flurry of impersonations, observations, and off-the-wall social commentary that is a comedy experience unlike any other. Carter’s contagious charm and vivid imagery paints a picture that is both relatable and one of a kind. No wonder critics nationwide are calling his act “one of a kind” and “a must-see.”
With acerbic wit, brilliant delivery, and an animated style of his own, Carter captivates a crowd and leaves his audiences rolling in laughter and begging for more. The Los Angeles based comedian has performed all over the world and is a fan favorite at the nation’s most prestigious clubs, including the Laugh Factory, the Improv, the Comedy and Magic Club, and the Ice House.
His unique blends of comedy, sketch, and impersonations have garnered industry attention in comedy, acting, and music. After being spotted by hip-hop superstar Snoop Dogg for his dead-on impersonations of the rapper, he has performed multiple times at Snoop’s annual family reunion.
The party doesn’t stop there. After appearing in the summer blockbuster “Be Cool” with John Travolta, as well as a string of television appearances, including Comedy Central’s “Premium Blend”, BET’s “Comicview”, “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”, and “Comics Unleashed”, which he is a regular guest on, Carter is quickly becoming a household name.
With acerbic wit, brilliant delivery, and an animated style of his own, Carter captivates a crowd and leaves his audiences rolling in laughter and begging for more. What’s next for Carter? After rocking the stage for over 20,000 fans at the nation’s largest comedy concert, Los Angeles’ prestigious Power 106 Comedy Jam, Carter was immediately dubbed a fan favorite and was asked to return once again and bring the funny, alongside the biggest names in comedy, including Carlos Mencia, Lisa Lampanelli, Russell Peters, and Katt Williams at the Comedy Jam 2008.
Carter can be seen on Chelsea Lately on E! and Comics without Borders on Showtime.
Since being featured on MySpace Comedy as a Comic to Watch, Carter has expanded his entertainment repertoire, lending his voice-over talents for five characters in the top selling Activision video game, Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland.
In 2008, we also saw the release of his critically acclaimed comedy album, Shady Side, which is now available on iTunes. You can also check him out on National Lampoon’s College Network, where he is a regular on-camera host.