Ray Ellin started his career as a standup comic, improviser, and writer in his teens. He is the host of the all-new Gong Show Live, a resurrection of the legendary ‘70s talent competition. Ray also hosted the popular LateNet with Ray Ellin, the first comedy/variety show to simultaneously combine both in-studio and interactive online audiences. The program features A-List celebrities, top comedians, and musical guests including Chevy Chase, Hank Azaria, Leonard Nimoy, Paul Shaffer, Fran Drescher, Gilbert Gottfried and more. In addition to LateNet with Ray Ellin, Ray has been the host and writer of the syndicated television shows The Movie Loft, New York Now, PremiumTV, and BrainFuel TV. He recently hosted/co-created the pilot for the tv game show Worth The Wait. Ray is the go-to-host for any occasion; he has hosted hundreds of live events; corporate, charity, sporting, fashion, and of course, comedy. He has a long list of television credits including appearances on HBO, FOX, VH1, DISCOVERY, ABC, NBC, and England's Mancs vs. Yanks. Ray was also profiled on Dateline NBC in which it was discovered that his blood pressure actually drops right before he goes on stage! Profiling the top three Latin comics in the country, Ray executive produced, directed, and wrote the film The Latin Legends of Comedy, which was distributed by Twentieth Century Fox. Ray co-created, produced, and wrote the animated series La Familia, featuring John Leguizamo, and the “Jack Daniel's Latino Comedy Series,” a 13-week comedy event in New York City. The enormously successful program was tapped by other major U.S. cities including Chicago and Miami. As an actor, Ray has taken on a variety of theater roles, He co-starred in the romantic comedy Killing Cinderella, and produced and co-starred in the short films Yellow, The Try-Out, The Face, Felix the Painter, and Felix’s Rhapsody. He has appeared in several television commercials including spots for Volkswagen, Microsoft, Coca-Cola, Budweiser, American Express, and a multi-part campaign for the Sci-Fi Channel.
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Upcoming Comedy Shows
- Thursday August 6th 08:00PM
- Aruba Ray Comedy Show LIVE In Your Home w/Mark Normand
- Aruba Ray's Comedy Club is now LIVE online!This interactive comedy/talk show is a great way for everyone to take a break and have a few laughs with some amazing comedians!Everyone will have a front row seat - and it's BYOB, of course! :)We'll have fantastic lineups every night! Fun surprises!Enjoy the Aruba Ray Comedy Show LIVE, in your home!All you need is to download ZOOM (it is free) on your computer or smartphone.Tickets are only $19.99 ... that includes all fees ... and this is per household, NOT per person! Have as many people watch in your home as you like.AND ..... 20% of ALL proceeds will benefit Aruba! Their economy will be in the top three in the world that is most affected by the current circumstances. So we will donate to www.happytogiveback.com, which will feed those in need in Aruba! It is a great cause.Tonight's Lineup:Mark Normand - Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Conan, Comedy Central SpecialBrian Scott McFadden - The Late Show with David Letterman, The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonErin Jackson - Conan, Netflix, Comedy CentralGregg Rogell - Tonight Show, Letterman, Conan, The Aristocrats, The NannyRay Ellin - Comedy Central's This Week at the Comedy Cellar, Late Net, NatGeo