Funny Bone Presents DL Hughley
- Funny Bone Comedy Club
- Address: 500 S. Prairie View Drive, West Des Moines, IA 50266
- March 2, 2018 - March 3, 2018
- 7:30 pm
- Phone: (515) 270-2100
- Price: $35 (Ages 19+)
One of the most popular and highly recognized stand-up comedians on the road today has also made quite an impression in the TV, film, and radio arenas. DL can currently be heard nationwide as host of his own afternoon radio show “The DL Hughley Show” which is nationally syndicated in over 60 cities across the country including the #1 radio market – New York.
In 2012, Random House books released his first humorous book & that same year, DL also created and starred in the satirical documentary special for Comedy Central DL Hughley: The Endangered List, The special was honored with the prestigious George Foster Peabody Award at the 72nd Annual Peabody Awards. In 2016, DL released his second book Black Man, White House: An Oral History of the Obama Years, described as a satirical retrospective of Obama’s years in office. The book went on to make the New York Times Bestseller List.
First and foremost a standup comedian, DL stars in his ninth stand-up comedy special “Clear”, currently airing on Showtime. Known for being astute and politically savvy in true comedian-style, DL served as host of his own late night talk show on CNN “DL Hughley Breaks the News”, and was a series regular on the NBC drama, “Studio 60” on the Sunset Strip. DL hosted the TBS’s game show “Trust Me, I am a Game Show Host”. He also tapped into his playful side and participated in the 16th season of the hit ABC show “Dancing with the Stars”.
As the star and producer of his namesake TV show, “The Hughley’s”, DL is also well known as one of the standout comedians on the hit comedy docu-film “The Orfinal Kings of Comedy”. A veteran of numerous talk show appearances DL switched the tables in 2005, hosting his own talk show on Comedy Central “Weekends at the DL”. He is a regular on the late night talk show circuit, including always- memorable appearances on “Real Time with Bill Maher” and “The Tonight Show”. He is frequently requested as a guest host for such shows as “Good Morning America”, and "The VIew".