Comedian and actor Loni Love, named among the top 10 comics to watch by both Variety and Comedy Central networks, will perform stand-up comedy this month at Austin Peay State University.
The event, free and open to the public, will begin at 7 p.m., Monday, March 21 in Clement Auditorium. The show is sponsored by APSU’s Student Life and Leadership and the Govs Programming Council.
Love is not only one of the most hilarious and lovable comics performing stand-up on the comedy club and college circuits but also a busy TV host, guest and actress who has also appeared in films and dramatic plays. Currently, she is a regular panelist on E!s hit show “Chelsea Lately” and “TruTV’s Presents: The World’s Dumbest.”
Love taped her first one-hour special for Comedy Central “America’s Sister,” which premiered in 2010. She also has been seen on the channel’s “Premium Blend,” “Weekends at the DL” and “Chocolate News.”
Her many television appearances include “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” “The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn,” VH1′s “I Love the 70′s/80′s/90′s,” “VH1′s The Great Debate” and “Comics Unleashed” among numerous others.
Love has enjoyed a recurring role on the Nickelodeon show “Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide” as well as guest starring roles on UPN’s “Girlfriends” and the CBS sitcom “Worst Week.” She was host of the “E! Wildest TV Show Moments” and guest host on “GSN Live.”
For more information about Love’s upcoming performance at APSU, call Student Life and Leadership at 931-221-7431 or visit online at http://www.apsu.edu/sll/gpc. -- Melony Shemberger