Who is Jo Koy?

Who is Jo Koy?

Honolulu, HI New Show Added! Blaisdell Arena As one of today’s premiere stand-up comics Jo Koy has come a long way from his modest beginnings performing at a Las Vegas coffee house. The comedian, who pulls inspiration from his family, specifically his son, sells-out arenas and theaters across the world.

What does JoJo Koy’s stage name mean?

Jo Koy’s stage name comes from a nickname his family gave him growing up. It was revealed during his stand-up routine in Phoenix, Arizona on September 22, 2019, that his aunt in 1989 called him Jo Ko, (ko means “my” in Filipino). He thought she said koy and have used it ever since.

Is Jo Koy still doing stand up?

Koy in 2018. Joseph Glenn Herbert (born June 2, 1971), known professionally as Jo Koy, is a Filipino-American stand-up comic. Koy is currently touring as a headliner in clubs and theaters across the country on his new tour called Break The Mold. He was a frequent panelist on E!’s late night show Chelsea Lately.

When did Jo Koy start his podcast?

In 2005, Jo Koy performed on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. He became one of a select few comics to receive a standing ovation on the show. He started a podcast together with comedian and TV host Michael Yo on July 23, 2012, called The Michael Yo and Jo Koy Show .