DC Benny grew up in Washington DC and became a fixture at DC comedy clubs before moving to Brooklyn. He has performed at Showtime at the Apollo, has had appearances on tv shows like “Law and Order” and “As the World Turns” and has been in a long list of tv commercials. His weekly story-telling show, Urban Myth, has attracted performers like Dave Chapelle, Ben Bailey, Jim Gaffigan, Marc Maron, Jim Norton, and Colin Quinn.
Heard during his LCS Set: “I grew up in Washington DC, went to DC public schools, the only school system with white history month. I was the only white kid in my class. For my school play, I was a snowstorm, I just ran across the stage naked.”
What the Judges Said: Russell: “You know what you’re doing, and you’re doing a great job at it.” Keenan: “I really enjoyed it.” Roseanne: “I can tell you’ve been working for 20 years, it shows. Real original stuff.”