CHIP CHINERY

THIS SPEAKER'S SET FEE PLACES HIM/HER WITHIN THE RANGE OF:

$7,500 and under
 
TRAVELS FROM: California

VIDEOS:
No videos listed.

SPEECH TITLES AND/OR TOPICS

  • Comedy

Categories

After Dinner Speaker | Entertainment | Humor | Political Humor | Master of Ceremonies

Biography

In the past few years, Chip Chinery has appeared on Friends, Drew Carey, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Seinfeld, Providence, Sabrina-The Teenage Witch, For Your Love, Men Behaving Badly, Oh Baby, Dead Last, The Man Show and 3rd Rock From The Sun (where he recurred as "The Maintenance Guy.")

Chip was in the films Coyote Ugly, Rocky & Bullwinkle, Space Cowboys, The Bears, Hip-Edgy-Sexy-Cool, Dill Scallion and Mail To The Chief. In the world of sketch comedy, he is a recurring player on the Tonight Show, a cast member in the NBC/George Schlatter pilot Prime Time Comedy and in the HBO pilot Sketch Pad. Chip Chinery has also appeared in dozens of national commercials.

Before his Emmy award and national television exposure, there were dues to be paid. A professional stand-up for over a decade, Chip Chinery took his act on the road and has played on 457 stages, in 284 cities, over 42 states, D.C., and The Bahamas (including all the places named in The Steve Miller Band's Rock 'n Me and Sade's Smooth Operator songs!) He has averaged over 300 shows annually. But what's with his name?

Lawrence Adams Chinery, Jr. was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. Shortly thereafter, this chip-off-the-old-block was given his official nickname. Suspicious of his parents'claim that they were unaware of the similar sounding Mary Poppins song, he did some research. They were cleared of all charges when he found that it was eight months after his birth that Chim Chim Cheree hit the Billboard Top Ten. Yes, Chip Chinery is his real name.

Chip's natural ability to be funny and think fast on his feet won him a guest performance with The Second City National Touring Company out of Chicago. He is a member of The Acme Comedy Theatre in Hollywood. Chip's performance there was recently singled out by the Los Angeles Drama-Logue Critics as a particular standout...hilarious. Chip Chinery has performed in concert with Lou Rawls, Stanley Clarke, and (brace yourself) Donny Osmond!

In 1993, Chip Chinery became an award-winning comedian. He won the Emmy in the On-Air Performer category in the Midwest region. This was for stand-up, sketches, and a man-on-the-street piece that he wrote, produced and performed. Chip Chinery was headlining a comedy club in Annapolis the night of the award ceremony. So he hired an actress to accept for him, parodying Marlon Brando's 1972 Academy Award No-Show. In 1994, Chip won his second Emmy nomination, this time in the Short Subject category.

When Chip is not touring the country's comedy clubs, he is often asked to perform at corporate events. Chip Chinery has a rare gift for customizing each client's event, so it is specific to the organization and highlights their message.

Live chat by BoldChat
My Favorite Speakers
 

Similar Speaker

Dale Irvin
Dale Irvin got his start in comedy by studying at Chicago's Second City Players Workshop and the Forum Theater School. From there, Dale Irvin formed a five-person improvisational comedy team, which launched him to the stage as a stand
More>>

Bob Alper

One Arab. One Jew. One Stage. Comedy's Odd Couple.

Imagine top-notch comedy, two seasoned performers with unique "hooks," and beneath it all, an implicit but not preachy message of healing and understanding. That is what Ahmed Ahmed
More>>

Tim Gabrielson
A winning entertainment experience is hard to gauge...some say it is by applause, others by audience interaction. Regardless of the measurement, inspirational keynote speaker and comic magician Tim Gabrielson takes his audience on a captivating adventure every time he
More>>

Frank Deford
Writer and commentator, Frank Deford is the author of seventeen books. His latest novel, Bliss, Remembered, is a love story set at the 1936 Berlin Olympics and World War II. Publishers Weekly gives a starred review to Bliss,
More>>


TRANSLATE:

The luxury christian louboutin schuhe can make you perfect in your life. I just like Christian Louboutin Schuhe.

Also, while I simply cannot justify the purchase of replica watches based on its complications alone (I'm long past that excuse), a second time zone has become something that I actually use. But would I take these Replica Watches anywhere or is it too ostentatious?

The achievements of rolex replica watches in Swiss Fake Rolex Watchmaking are the fruit of a constantly innovative approach at the service of highly distinctive aesthetics. You should know men always like watches. They will cost much for fake watches. Sometimes men also like best replica watches in fact. And sometimes you may need replica watches when you went out. The luxury replica watches can make you perfect in your life. I just like Replica Watches for some reasons! Their freedom and importance have enabled the representation of time with replica watches market. The pieces that adhere to the replica watches uk highest standards.You may like designer replica watches online. They are high quality replica watches to men. Its past as an inventor has given rise to a style that favours volume and shapes. All kinds of Replica Watches UK store for sale. But in my opinion, choosing high quality swiss replica watches is a good thing to men.