Costaki Economopoulos

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Costaki Economopoulous
Pseudonym "The Biggest Name in Comedy"
Born (1969-12-25) December 25, 1969 (age 45)
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Medium Political satire
Nationality American
Partner(s) Christa Meola
Notable works and roles The Bob & Tom Show regular
Website www.costaki.com

Constantinos Christos Vassilis "Costaki" Economopoulos (born December 25, 1969) is an American stand-up comedian. A Florida native, he grew up in Kennesaw, Georgia,[1] he began his comedy career in 1993 while attending graduate school at the University of Georgia. Economopoulos covers several topics in his act, but focuses mainly on political comedy. He is a regular guest on the The Bob & Tom Show, most notably with his former weekly broadcasts of a spot dubbed "The Economonologue".[2] He has been billed as "the biggest name in comedy" in reference to his long name.[3]


Notable works[edit]

C'Mon Its Jokes is a CD of Costaki Economopoulos's stand-up routine.[4]

He also performs a weekly segment parodying the National Football League called Quick Snaps on Randy Baumann and the DVE Morning Show. It airs on WDVE, 102.5 FM in Pittsburgh.

Personal life[edit]

Costaki Economopoulos and his former partner, comedienne Caroline Rhea, have a daughter, Ava Rhea Economopoulos, born October 21, 2008.[5] His current partner is photographer and teacher Christa Meola. They married in December 2013.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Violent Culture" on his album C'mon It's Jokes
  2. ^ "The Bob & Tom Show 2008 program notes". Retrieved 2008-08-07. 
  3. ^ Sue Flemke (2015-03-06). "Goonie's books biggest name yet". Rochester Post-Bulletin. Retrieved 2015-03-06. 
  4. ^ Richard Lanoie. "theseriouscomedysite.com comedy review". Retrieved 2008-08-07. 
  5. ^ Patrick Huguenin (2008-07-19). "Caroline Rhea messes with Texas in the uninhibited 'Sordid Lives'". New York Daily News. Retrieved 2008-08-07. 
  6. ^ Meola, Christa (2013). The Art of Boudoir Photography. 

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