Born in San Jose and raised in Ceres, CA (just outside Modesto), Anthony K is a comic whose star is on the rise. Raised without a father and something of a know-it-all in school, he credits comedians like Roseanne Barr, Patrice O'Neal and Jim Norton for helping to raise him and plant the comedic seed into his DNA. Once he found a local open mike, it wasn't long before Anthony K found his own voice in stand up comedy.
With a wry, sarcastic outlook, Anthony K's comedy gives hilarious voice to life's annoyances and truths with a style that is authentic, relatable and satirical. Anthony's comedic point of view is that of an old soul with a fresh, youthful perspective; like if Henry David Thoreau told dick jokes. His style is honest and real, earning him the respect of local and regional comics and the opportunity to share the stage with regional and national talents Rich Vos, Craig Shoemaker, Ms Pat.
Anthony K is a versatile, headlining entertainer, writer and podcaster whose appeal spans racial and gender lines, captivating young and old alike. He has worked at hallowed comedic institutions like the San Jose Improv, the Punchline and the Purple Onion in San Francisco, Laughs Unlimited and his hometown favorite, the Fat Cat in Modesto. Was voted Best Comedian in Modesto (2011), He loves crowd work and the improvisational magic that makes every show unique. To book Anthony K, email anthonykcomedy@gmail