For more than 20 yrs, Bronx native Dean Edwards has honed his comedic talent on stages from New York to Dubai. A talented Actor/Comedian, Dean Edwards showcased his talent on two successful seasons as a cast member on SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, with such memorable impressions as Tracy Morgan, Jay-Z, Don Cheadle, Michael Jackson and Denzel Washington. Following his run on SNL, Dean made countless appearances on Comedy Central’s stand up showcases, Comics Unleashed, and “MTV 2’s” top-rated show, Guy Code. He’s also been the host for shows on Nickelodeon and TV One.
Dean got his start in comedy while he was studying film at RIT and serving in the U.S. Army Reserves… Inspired by comedy greats such as Bill Cosby and Eddie Murphy, Dean modeled his act on Cosby’s universal appeal and Murphy’s sly, edgy wit. Dean Edwards is one of the comedy world’s most in demand performers across the globe. Armed with an arsenal of characters and spot on impressions, Dean brings a dynamic energy to his performances. On his weekly podcast THE FUTHAMUCKIN’ PROTOCOL, featured on the All Things Comedy Network, Dean waxes poetic on a variety of topics. Currently, Dean can be seen in the Hulu Original Series, “Deadbeat.”