About Monroe Martin
Monroe Martin is a colorful and imaginative comedian with a lifetime of hard knock experiences that
have been spun into side-splitting jokes and stories.
Monroe was born and raised in Philadelphia, one usually wouldn’t find Monroe’s life story laughable.
After all, how inappropriate is it to laugh at a foster child who jumped around from one dysfunctional
family to another? Sit in the audience of one of Monroe’s performances and you’ll find yourself laughing
at his adversity. Monroe’s honest and open approach to joke and storytelling universalizes his
Monroe’s creative and charismatic comedic voice has created a buzz within the New York comedy
circuit. His intelligent and hysterical perspective resonates and has earned him respect among his peers.
Monroe is on his way to becoming the type of comedian he admires—one who says exactly what he
wants, the way he wants to say it. He idolizes these types of comedians because he realizes that it takes
guts to say how you truly feel whether it be right or wrong. It is especially hard to discuss the topics that
are considered taboo and/or controversial. By saying what he wants, how he wants, Monroe is creating
his legacy of being one of the funniest comedians in America.
Monroe says “All good comedians speak of life experience through their own unique perspectives.”
Based on his experience, He has the makings of a great comedian, and is well on his way.
You've seen Monroe on Last Comic Standing, Adam Devine's House Party on Comedy Central, MTV’s Guy
Code, and MTV’s Joking OFF. He performed his first late night stand up set on The Tonight Show with
Jimmy Fallon. Monroe has had guest starring roles in Aziz Ansari’s Netflix series Masters of None and
The Jim Gaffigan Show on TV Land. For more on Monroe log onto www.monroemartincomedy.com or
follow him on twitter @monroemartinIII