Ray Ellin


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 11th 09:00PM
  • Rated #1 on TripAdvisor for both "NIGHTLIFE" and "SHOW"... and named the 'BEST SHOW IN ARUBA' nine years in a row... this is a standup comedy show featuring America's finest comedians, seen on major television shows, all of whom perform regularly at the top venues in the United States. These are NYC-based, Boston-based, and LA-based comedians.PLEASE NOTE: we are now located at the Marriott Ocean Club Resort, inside Champions.We have an optional pre-show dinner menu  - dinner is inside Champions, where the show is held.*If you come for dinner, you get preferred seating*If you would like to join us for pre-show dinner, you must arrive NO LATER THAN 7:15pm (kitchen opens at 6PM). If you would like to eat after 7:15pm, or during the show, we will have a different food menu, which will consist of lighter fare.We have a full bar available.The show starts at 9pm. Arrive no later than 8:30pm if you are NOT having the pre-show dinner.**Consider donating children's books when you attend the Aruba Ray’s Comedy Show. Aruba Ray’s will deliver them to needy Aruban schools and students. Bring as many books as you want.**Scheduled to appear:BRIAN SCOTT MCFADDEN - DRYBAR SPECIAL, CBS' LATE SHOWTONY V - ACADEMY AWARD WINNING FILM "CODA", CONAN, "SEINFELD", "THE HEAT", "THE TOWN"RAY ELLIN - "This Week at the Comedy Cellar" on Comedy Central, NBC, Fox, Late Netlineup subject to change without notice