As a professional wrestler from Chicago, Illinois, turned stand -up comedian, Jay Washington’s antics during wrestling promo’s and in-ring interviews, made it almost natural for him to make the transition from the squared ring to the stage.
Jay first hit the stage at Chicago’s legendary Checkerboard Lounge during their “Too Much Talent Tuesday’s” showcase. From there has competed in a variety of local and national competitions, including Comedy Central‘s “UP NEXT“ talent search and the Miller Lite Comedy competiton. He‘s performed in various comedy festivals and has worked in a various comedy clubs around the country. Jay’s quick wit, high energy, lovable personality, and size, make him not only impressionable but also very memorable.
Jay Washington has been making a name for himself as he has created and host monthly event," Laughing Insanity“, at the world famous Laugh Factory in Chicago. Jay has opened the stage for the likes of Tony Rock, Loni Love, Tommy Davidson, Lil‘ Rel, Robert Kelly, Adam Ferrara, Dante Nero, Rain PryorMark "Skippy" Price, and Rodney Perry just to name a few. Jay has been seen in the new National capmpaign for TDBank in their commericials also is the host of his own Radio show “Educated Insanity.”
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