Byron Bowers

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Byron Bowers
MediumComedy, television, film, writing
Years active2005–present
Subject(s)Spirituality, travel, race, socioeconomics, gender roles
Notable works and rolesComedy

Byron Bowers is an American comedian,[1][2] writer and actor.

Byron's appeared on The Eric Andre Show on Adult Swim, Comedy Central's Adam DeVine's House Party, on the reboot of BET's Comic View and he made his late night debut on The Pete Holmes Show followed by an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live.[3] He appeared in MTV's Guy Code and in a comedy show on the History Channel called Crossroads of History.[4] He is currently appearing in Lena Waithe's Showtime series drama The Chi as Meldrick.[5]

In 2016 , he performed at the Hollywood Bowl on a bill with Flying Lotus, Thundercat, and George Clinton as part of the Brainfeeder festival.[6] He appeared in the horror film KUSO.[7] His TV credits include season 3 of The Meltdown on Comedy Central, Funny as Hell in Montreal for HBO Canada and Flop House for Viceland.[8] His festival performances include Oddball Comedy Fest, SXSW, Life is Beautiful, Austin City Limits, RIOT, SF Sketchfest and Blue Whale Comedy Festival in Tulsa, Oklahoma.[9][10]

Bowers grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and moved to Los Angeles to pursue comedy in 2008.[11]

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  1. ^ Rao, Mallika Live, From Brooklyn Huffington Post. June 18, 2015
  2. ^ Moreno, Ashley Moontower Review: Super Show! Austin Chronicle. June 18, 2015
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  9. ^ "Byron Bowers". IMDb. Retrieved June 18, 2017.
  10. ^ Watts Jr., James A. Arts Scene: Blue Whale Comedy Festival kicks off Thursday Tulsa World. June 18, 2015
  11. ^ Van Zanten, Michael Comedian Byron Bowers to appear in M-Shop Iowa State Daily. June 18, 2015

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