Tom Segura

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Tom Segura
Born (1979-04-16) April 16, 1979 (age 38)
Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
Medium Stand-up
Nationality American
Years active 2007–present
Spouse Christina Pazsitzky
Website tomsegura.com

Tom Segura (born April 16, 1979) is an American stand up comedian[1] and actor from Cincinnati, Ohio.[2] He currently lives in Los Angeles, California.[3][4]

Personal life[edit]

Segura was born April 16, 1979,[5] in Cincinnati, Ohio. He has two sisters.[6] He has also lived in Minneapolis, Milwaukee, and Vero Beach, Florida.[7] When he was 18, Segura overdosed on GHB and fell into a short coma.[8] Segura is married to comedian Christina Pazsitzky. In 2016, they had their first child together. Segura also speaks Spanish fluently.

Career[edit]

Segura has been performing as a comedian since shortly after he graduated from Lenoir-Rhyne University. Segura has performed at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival,[9] The Comedy Festival, the Global Comedy Festival in Vancouver, Just For Laughs Comedy Festival,[10] and the South Beach Comedy Festival.[11][12] Segura was also a San Francisco regional finalist on Last Comic Standing 2. Segura is a member of the Deathsquad Network of standup comedians.[13]

Radio[edit]

Segura makes regular appearances on The Bob and Tom Show and The Ron and Fez Show.[14]

Podcast[edit]

Segura and his wife Christina Pazsitzky created and host the podcast Your Mom's House. In 2012, in the first annual Stitcher Awards for on-demand radio and podcasts, Your Mom's House was nominated in the Best Comedy category along with SModcast, The Adam Carolla Show, The Joe Rogan Experience, The Nerdist Podcast, and WTF with Marc Maron.[15]

Segura also makes regular appearances on The Joe Rogan Experience and The Crabfeast, a podcast hosted by Ryan Sickler and Jay Larson.

He opened for Los Angeles-based recording artist Hughie Stone Fish on the "Siren Songs" tour in September 2014.

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2007 Live at Gotham Himself[16]
2008 BET's Comicview Himself ComicView: One Mic Stand
2009 Gary Unmarried Bear Suit Guy Writer
2009 Atom TV Cutman Writer
2009 Russell Peters Presents Employee
2010 Gary Unmarried Employee
2011 Mash Up
2011 Hollywood's Top Ten Himself
2011 Comedy Central Presents Himself[17]
2011 Conan Himself[18] Guest Comic
2012 Funny as Hell Himself
2012 The Real Housewives of Orange County Himself
2012 BET's Comicview Himself With Kevin Hart and Tony Tone
2013 Happy Endings Paparazzi
2013 Russell Peters Presents Himself With Russell Peters, Paul Varghese, Ruben Paul, and Jason Rouse
2014 How to Be a Grown Up Himself

Stand Up Comedy[edit]

  • Thrilled (2010)
  • White Girls With Cornrows (2012)
  • Completely Normal (2014) [Netflix Special]
  • Mostly Stories (2016) [Netflix Special]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fun Factory Breaks New Ground in Sex-Toy Marketing". AVN Media Network. 2011-10-24. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Instagram". 
  3. ^ Wilson, PF (2009-10-12). "Comedy: Tom Segura". CityBeat. Archived from the original on 2009-10-15. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  4. ^ "Comedy & Improv: Tom Segura". CityWeekly. 2011-03-04. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  5. ^ Pazsitzky, Christina. "Birthday wishes for Jeans". 
  6. ^ "San Jose Improv presents Tom Segura". SantaCruz.com. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  7. ^ "Comedy Spot: L.A. funny man hitting town". JournalStar. 2009-09-03. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  8. ^ Wantuck, Andrew. "Andrew Wantuck". Comedy and Magic Club. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  9. ^ Glickman, Stephanie (2011-04-05). "Headliners". Australian Stage. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  10. ^ Szalai, George (2007-07-23). "Comics bank their laughs with representation, deals". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  11. ^ "Crackers Comedy - Tom Segura". Crackers Comedy. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  12. ^ "Irvine Improv - Tom Segura". Irvine Improv. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  13. ^ "Web Bio: Tom Segura". DeathSquad Network. Retrieved 25 September 2013. 
  14. ^ "Guests - Tom Segura". The Bob & Tom Show. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  15. ^ "Finalists for The Stitcher Awards Announced!". Stitcher. Retrieved 14 September 2013. 
  16. ^ Russell, Stephanie (2007-07-06). "What’s on Tonight". New York Times. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  17. ^ "'COMEDY CENTRAL Presents' is Back! Featuring Today's Best and Brightest Stand-Up Talent, the 15th Season Premieres Friday, January 21 at 11:00 p.m.*". Ulitzer. 2010-12-15. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 
  18. ^ Aronowitz, Louie (2011-06-21). "'Conan' recap - June 20". The Celebrity Cafe. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 

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