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P.Diddy's Bad Boy of Comedy - Howie Bell

with MESHELLE “The Indie-Mom of Comedy” and Nate The Landlord

Howie Bell is an 18 year “stand-up comedian” and actor, born and raised in Detroit, MI. From the start, Bell has taken the comedy game to the “next level”. He's appeared on several stand-up specials such as, “Comedy After Dark” (Comedy Central 2013), 6 seasons of "Comic View" (BET) including the most recent edition “One Mic Stand” hosted by Kevin Hart. “Jamie Foxx's LAFFAPALOOZA!” (Comedy Central), 2 seasons on "P. Diddy Presents the Bad Boys of Comedy" (HBO), “Byron Allan’s Comics Unleashed”, and 2 seasons on “Black Men Revealed” (TV ONE).

In 2007, Bell was nominated for “Best Comedic Performance” by the “NAMIC” Awards, for his performance on “Robert Townsend Presents: The next Generation.

Howie Bell has also enjoyed “road” success as well. Performing on the National “Bad Boys of Comedy" tour, Laffapalooza festivals in Atlanta, GA, Jamie Foxx’s “Y2K" & “Unpredictable” tours, as well as The Improv, Funny Bone, The Laugh Factory, The Comedy store, and comedy clubs across the country. Bell has also opened for several “A-list” Comics such as JAMIE FOXX, KATT WILLIAMS, BRANDON T. JACKSON, RICKY SMILEY , JOE TORRY, and EARTHQUAKE to name a few.

Howie Bell has also had the opportunity to be a part of some film projects such as “Busted”, “Hollywon’t”, “Gangsta Rap: The Glockumentary” (ILL VILLE Films), "Once Apon a Time in Detroit", "Heaven on Seven", and the recent critically acclaimed film “Detroit Unleaded”.

Howie Bell has also been in the “writing arena” as well. Creatively contributing to the sketches that landed his improv/sketch group the “Otha Level” a spot at the “Bumpershoot” festival (Seattle, WA) and a slot at the HBO Aspen Comedy festival (2000). As well as a personal writer for P. Diddy when he hosted the “MTV VMA’s” in 2005 where one of Bell’s “sketches” made the cut.

Howie Bell also heads the “HBz Premier Comedy Agency” that books Live “Stand-up Comedy” events nationwide. Most notably the “Latino Laff Blast” featuring JOEY MEDINA, and ALEX REYMUNDO, 2 of the “Latin Kings of Comedy” and “Super Comedy Week” a weeklong comedy festival in Detroit that was an “official event of the Super Bowl Host committee” for:
Super Bowl XL in Detroit.

MESHELLE “The Indie-Mom of Comedy”

Innovative, Independent, with Individuality are the words that best describe MESHELLE “The Indie-Mom of Comedy”. With a style that makes you stop and in your tracks and say “she looks like “the Girlfriend, not “the WIFE” and certainly not anyone’s “MOM”.

MESHELLE is a wife, mother of 3, and sought after comedienne whose appearances include: Nickelodeon’s Search for the Funniest Mom in America 3 (Hosted by Roseanne Barr), Martin Lawrence Presents: THE FIRST AMENDMENT STAND UP (STARz), THE BLACKLIST: 20 Most Notable and Notorious Moments of 2009 & 2010 (TV-ONE); BET News Presents; Obama: Journey to the White House, as well as BET’s ComicView (2014), ASPIRE TV (LaffMobb Presents:We Got Next, 2014) The WORD Network (Soulaughable Comedy Series) (NBC, syndicated Documentary) Walk a Mile In My Shoes: 90 Year Look at The NAACP MESHELLE pioneered the role of “Michelle” (portrayed by Kimberly Elise in the film adaptation) in the hit Stage Play “Woman Thou Art Loosed” written by TD Jakes and Terry McFadden.

MESHELLE “The Indie-Mom of Comedy” is indeed…Funny on PURPOSE!

Nate The Landlord

Nate 'The Landlord' Carter is a Philadelphia born and raised Stand-up Comedian and Actor that honed his skill within the Philadelphia comedy circuit through open mic. Although performing city-wide during the start of his career the legendary Laff House Comedy Club, known for delivering just the right mix of well-known and emerging talents, was his main stay.

Currently Nate ‘The Landlord' Carter is one of the main comic host of Powerhouse Comedy Club in Philadelphia. Sharing the stage and working with the likes of Snoop Dog, Jordan Sparks, Larry Fitzgerald, Reginald Ballard (you may know him as Brother Man), Tommy Davidson (In Living Color), nephew 'Tommy' (The Steve Harvey Show), Derrick 'Capone' Lee (The Apollo Theater), 'Smokie' Suarez (Bad Boys Of Comedy) and Chris Thomas (Def Comedy Jam) his dedication and professionalism has allowed him the capability of performing on different comedic sets while on-stage such as Clean Comedy, Gospel Comedy, and his favorite ... Uncensored Comedy. He is one comic that pays attention to detail and can handle any job request or position that is needed from Host position to Headline position thereby allowing him performance opportunities in several cities.

A regular contributor to the Philadelphia Comedic Scene, Nate is a highly energetic and animated performer so it's a guaranteed gut wrenching time when he is on stage.

The Landlord is coming to a stage near you ... And he WILL ... get his rent!

08/31/2019 7:30 PM

Door Time: 6:30 PM

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Featuring: Meshelle "The indie-mom of comedy"

Hosted by: Nate the LandlordEarly Bird Powerhouse Comedy Club

  • Doors open at 6:45PM for our 7:30 PM show.
  • General Admission is first come, first serve.
  • Premium Table Seating is in the front row directly in front of the stage.
  • Tickets are more expensive at the door (if any remain).Seats only guaranteed until showtime.
  • There are no refunds on any ticket purchases unless you purchased ticket insurance.
  • 2-item minimum in showroom. This means each person must purchase 2 items off the menu. This can be an alcoholic, or non-alcoholic drink, or any of our food items.

LATE ARRIVALS ARE NOT GUARANTEED SEATS AND ARE NOT ENTITLED TO A REFUND

Free Parking available at rear of building.

Howie Bell is an 18 year “stand-up comedian” and actor, born and raised in Detroit, MI. From the start, Bell has taken the comedy game to the “next level”. He's appeared on several stand-up specials such as, “Comedy After Dark” (Comedy Central 2013), 6 seasons of "Comic View" (BET) including the most recent edition “One Mic Stand” hosted by Kevin Hart. “Jamie Foxx's LAFFAPALOOZA!” (Comedy Central), 2 seasons on "P. Diddy Presents the Bad Boys of Comedy" (HBO), “Byron Allan’s Comics Unleashed”, and 2 seasons on “Black Men Revealed” (TV ONE).

In 2007, Bell was nominated for “Best Comedic Performance” by the “NAMIC” Awards, for his performance on “Robert Townsend Presents: The next Generation.

Howie Bell has also enjoyed “road” success as well. Performing on the National “Bad Boys of Comedy" tour, Laffapalooza festivals in Atlanta, GA, Jamie Foxx’s “Y2K" & “Unpredictable” tours, as well as The Improv, Funny Bone, The Laugh Factory, The Comedy store, and comedy clubs across the country. Bell has also opened for several “A-list” Comics such as JAMIE FOXX, KATT WILLIAMS, BRANDON T. JACKSON, RICKY SMILEY , JOE TORRY, and EARTHQUAKE to name a few.

Howie Bell has also had the opportunity to be a part of some film projects such as “Busted”, “Hollywon’t”, “Gangsta Rap: The Glockumentary” (ILL VILLE Films), "Once Apon a Time in Detroit", "Heaven on Seven", and the recent critically acclaimed film “Detroit Unleaded”.

Howie Bell has also been in the “writing arena” as well. Creatively contributing to the sketches that landed his improv/sketch group the “Otha Level” a spot at the “Bumpershoot” festival (Seattle, WA) and a slot at the HBO Aspen Comedy festival (2000). As well as a personal writer for P. Diddy when he hosted the “MTV VMA’s” in 2005 where one of Bell’s “sketches” made the cut.

Howie Bell also heads the “HBz Premier Comedy Agency” that books Live “Stand-up Comedy” events nationwide. Most notably the “Latino Laff Blast” featuring JOEY MEDINA, and ALEX REYMUNDO, 2 of the “Latin Kings of Comedy” and “Super Comedy Week” a weeklong comedy festival in Detroit that was an “official event of the Super Bowl Host committee” for:
Super Bowl XL in Detroit.

MESHELLE “The Indie-Mom of Comedy”

Nate The Landlord