Adam Ferrara, the Stand-Up Comedian and Actor who Entertainment Weekly dubbed “Hilarious,” presently hosts the critically acclaimed BBC sensation, Top Gear USA, airing on HISTORY.
Additionally, Adam is an internationally touring headliner, two-time nominee for best male stand-up by the American Comedy Awards, and has three Comedy Central Specials.
Ferrara proudly played Chief Needles Nelson on the Emmy® nominated FX drama Rescue Me, with Denis Leary and Frank Verelli on Showtime’s hit series Nurse Jackie, opposite Emmy® Award winner Edie Falco. He has also co-starred alongside Kevin James in the hit movie Paul Blart: Mall Cop and in Definitely Maybe with Ryan Reynolds and Isla Fisher.
Ferrara's earlier TV credits include NBC's Law & Order, ABC's Ugly Betty, CBS's The King Of Queens, as well as a series regular on the critically acclaimed ABC show, The Job. Ferrara has also appeared on Jimmy Fallon, Jay Leno, David Letterman, The View and Rachael Ray.
Apart from opening for his comedy idol, George Carlin, and performing at Carnegie Hall, Radio City Music Hall and The Apollo Theater, Ferrara was asked to perform at a benefit for the President and all of the Senators. Stuck in traffic on the way to the event, Ferrara quipped, “I’m still moving faster than Congress.
CITIES ON 2016 COMEDY TOUR:
(scroll below for details and tickets)
Hollywood CA(March 29th) Comedy Store
Mohegan Sun CT(April 1-2) Comix Comedy
Dallas TX(April 7-10) Addison Improv
Mulvane KS(April 14th) Kansas Star
West Nyack NY(April 15-17) Levity Live
Erie PA(April 28-30) JR’s Last Laugh
Hermosa Beach CA(May 18th) Comedy-Magic
Pittsburgh PA(June 2-5) Pitt Improv
Tampa FL(June 23-26) Tampa Improv
Kansas City MO(July 14-17) KC Improv
Orlando FL(July 21-24) Orlando Improv
Wikes-Barre PA(Sept 16th) F.M. Kirby CT
LI (Levittown) NY(Sept 23-24) Governors
Baltimore MD(Oct 6-8) Magooby’s
Tacoma WA(Oct 20-22) Tacoma Comedy
Spokane WA(Oct 23rd) Spokane Comedy
Washington DC(Nov 3-6) DC Improv
New York NY(Nov 11-13) Gotham Comedy
Chicago IL(Dec 8-11) Chicago Improv