Jay Mohr – 2014 Concert Schedule
Recently named by Comedy Central as one of the 100 greatest standup comics
of all time, it's no surprise why the multi-talented Jay Mohr is returning to his standup roots for a 2014 tour. After a fulfilling
career consisting of film, radio, and television, comedian Jay Mohr is returning to the stage as he kicks off his standup
comedy tour. Mohr will be performing in venues across the United States, and his unique wit will have you laughing all night.
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Jay Mohr is a multi-talented entertainer, having performing as an actor, comedian, radio host, and he is also
a best-selling author. He was born in Verona, New Jersey, where he lived with his mother who was a nurse, his marketing executive
father, and his two sisters, Julia and Virginia. When he was a child, Mohr dreamed of becoming a comic, and often was found
goofing around in class and trying to make people laugh. He would eventually go on to fulfill that dream and even more.
he was only 16 years old, he performed his first stand-up gig and began performing at local bars and college campuses to build
up a following. After graduating from high school, he started pursuing comedy fulltime as a career, and at just age 20, he
eventually landed a coveted spot on Saturday Night Live in 1993. During this time, he suffered from debilitating panic attacks
and anxiety, the details of which are documented in his book "Gasping for Airtime: Two Years in the Trenches on Saturday Night
Live." After Saturday Night Live, Mohr had a recurring role on the Jeff Foxworthy Show playing his brother. His first major
film debut was his role as a sports agent in Jerry Maguire, and later in the romantic comedy film Picture Perfect.
went on to play a film producer in the television series Action, and he also appeared in Suicide Kings, Are We There Yet?,
Small Soldiers, Go, Pay It Forward, The Groomsmen, and Playing the Heart. Several years later, Mohr became part owner, host,
and executive producer of NBC's reality TV series Last Comic Standing, wherein standup comedians competed to receive a contract
with NBC. The show was cancelled after three seasons, but was later renewed. Mohr added further TV roles to his repertoire,
appearing on Ghost Whisperer, Scrubs, The West Wing, Gary Unmarried, and Outlaw.
In addition to his film and television
career, Mohr has a considerable amount of radio work as well. He has appeared on the Jim Rome Show, Fox Sports Radio, and
also hosts a daily talk show called Mohr Sports. Mohr also hosts his own podcast show called Mohr Stories.
his second book "No Wonder My Parents Drank: Tales From a Stand-Up Dad," which describes in hilarious detail about the difficulties
of parenthood. Following the release of the book, it was optioned by ABC for the development of a sitcom.
in just about everything, Mohr is hitting the road again to return to his standup comedy roots.
Jay Mohr's Breakthrough
1993, Mohr landed a coveted role on Saturday Night Live, which was any comedian's dream come true. He joined the cast of other
young comics, like Chris Farley and Adam Sandler. Audiences loved Mohr's celebrity impressions, with Sean Penn and Christopher
Walken being his most famous. However, this time in Mohr's life was rife with anxiety, stress, and daily panic attacks. There
was cutthroat competition among the cast members for airtime on the show, and Mohr became so anxious that he thought he might
die on camera from a panic attack. He would later describe the experience as a "constant struggle to get on camera." Years
later, Mohr wrote a memoir detailing this turbulent time in his life.
Jay Mohr Trivia
Who is Jay Mohr
Jay Mohr is married to actress Nikki Cox. The couple met when he guest starred on her show Las Vegas, and
they were married in December 2006. He was previously married to model and actress Nicole Chamberlain from 1998 to 2004. For
a second anniversary present to Nikki Cox, he legally changed his name to Jay Ferguson Cox Mohr.
acting to being a best-selling author, comedian Jay Mohr has done it all. This multi-talented performer will be going on tour,
and if you're a fan of the sarcastic sense of humor he's displayed throughout his illustrious career, you'll love his standup
show. Performing since he was only 16 years old, Jay Mohr has perfected the art of comedy and his standup show is sure to
be equally entertaining. Visit StubHub today to get your Jay Mohr tickets before they're all gone!