Rob Stapleton says that growing up in the Bronx, New York, is what has led to his hiliarious, energetic comedy style. I grew up in a area where shoplifting was everywhere. It got to the point that if you got caught stealing you had to take a picture with the stuff you stole. Pinpoint observations such as this is what has made Rob Stapleton an high demand comic in the bright lights of NYC. A few years ago Rob has decided to take his career to the next level and move out to the Los Angeles area but not before becoming a favorite on HBO’s P-Diddy presents The Bad Boys of Comedy, Jamie Foxx’s Laffapoolooza and Martin Lawrences 1st Amendment. 2008 proved to big a year for Rob as he was given his first Half Hour Comedy Central Presents special as well as receiving his first major network holding deal with NBC.
Rob has become a first hand pick by some of todays comedy giants as he has recently be selected to shoot Mike Epps and Friends DVD live at The Nokia Theatre and Jamie Foxx’s Foxxhole Comedy Tour DVD. Things have only gotten better for this high demand comic as he has been selected to join the elite cast of Jamie Foxx and Affion Crockett’s new FOX TV Sketch Comedy show titled ‘The AfterParty” in 2011 in which is being considered by many to be the next “In Living Color” . The sky is the future for this upcoming , soon to be house hold name. When he’s asked does he feel lucky that he has been given the opportunity to work with the current slate of comedy superstars. Rob says that ” There is no such thing as luck, its all preperation met with God given opportunity. When it all comes together you have to step up and knock it out of the park! While still trying to remember to have fun. One thing that can be guaranteed is the fact that when you come to a live Rob Stapleton show you will walk away with a smile on your face and the belief that you have witnessed something special.