February 26th 27th & 28th
Bil Dwyer is an accomplished standup comic whose resume also includes acting, hosting andwriting. His hip and sardonic takes on marriage, kids and family have been showcased in thehalf-hour comedy special "Comedy Central Presents: Bil Dwyer," as well as on "The LateLate Show with Craig Kilborn," "The Martin Short Show," NBC's "Late Friday," "Evening at the Improv" and "Caroline's ComedyHour." Most recently he has appeared on “iCarly,” “Parks & Recreation,” “Suburgatory,” and “House of Lies.” He describes hiscomedy as "a cross between gentle sarcasm and bewilderment and barely-contained rage and a 'very special episode' of Mr. Ed."Dwyer guest-starred on "The Larry Sanders Show" and "Ally McBeal," and hosted GSN's "I've Got a Secret." He has hosted"Extreme Dodgeball," "That '70s House," "Battlebots" and "Dirty Rotten Cheaters," and has been a regular comedycommentator on VH1's series "I Love the '70s," "I Love the '80s" and "I Love the '90s." Additional credits include "The Test," VH1's"The List," E!'s "Rank" and AMC's "Movies at Our House." On the big screen, Dwyer appeared in the films "Ski School 2," "TheBogus Witch Project" and "What Planet Are You From?" Working with sitcom star/television writer Christopher Titus, Dwyerrecently co-created a show based on his stand-up comedy called "Back After This," which is in development.
As for why hewanted to be on "Last Comic Standing," Dwyer says, "Who doesn't like to be judged? You ever see how happy those dogs are at theWestminster Kennel Club show? That's me - the grinning Pomeranian." Since Bil's last visit to Ann Arbor, you've seen him in "KillSpin" a dark comedy web series, as a recurring character on "Hot in Cleveland" with Betty White.
He’s also shot a pilot for TheDisney Channel called "Lab Rats" and a pilot for ABC called "Funny in Farsi.”
Don't miss your chance to see Bil up close and personal this week at the Comedy Showcase!