About Marshall Brandon
It is time to SET IT OFF!
Introducing one of the most talented comedians to step to the stage. Born and raised in Hartford, Connecticut, Marshall Brandon has been making people laugh since he uttered his first words. After earning his B.A. in Criminal Justice from Western Connecticut State University he decided to aggressively pursue a career as a professional comedian and writer. To hone his skills, Marshall entered various competitions. In 2000, through hard work and dedication, he won first place in CPTV's annual Connecticut Comedy Festival which features the best new comics from New England, earning the illustrious title of "Funniest Person in Connecticut.", and an Emmy nomination from the Boston / New England Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. In the years since, Marshall continues to writes and present new material and has established himself as one of the hardest-hitting comedians in the country and has worked with many of today's most well known comedians. Some of the bonafied head liners that he has opened for include: Talent, Earthquake, Sean Waynes, A.J. Johnson, Mike Epps, John Witherspoon and D.L Hugely. He has also featured on cards for numerous R&B and Hip-Hop acts such as, LL Cool J, DMX, Trey Songs, Bobby Valentino, Jim Jones and Aretha Franklin. Marshall has appeared on BET's Comic View three times and portions of his routine are shown frequently during the off-season on Classic Comic View.
In his many years of doing stand-up, Marshall has torn down venues…from the smallest clubs to the largest arenas. He is constantly working to perfect his craft and maintains a very busy schedule frequenting theatres and clubs. He has performed at many well known venues such as; The Comedy Connection, The Hu Ke Lau, Comic Strip Live , The Improv, The Funny Bone, Gotham Comedy Club, and Caroline's . Transcending cultural boundaries, Marshall can be found working anywhere in the world. Most recently he has performed in England, Germany, Holland, Barbados, Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Demonstrating unusual versatility, he will have ANY audience holding their stomachs in laughter and leave them begging for more.
His comedy storm is heading towards your sector to tear off some roofs, so if you are ready to laugh like you have never laughed before; Lets SET IT OFF! "And take it to the stage"