I write about this once a week for my column at the News. No one understands the plight of a comedian unless you get your hands dirty like me. There are 60,000 in L.A. There are just as much as in¬†Chicago. We are just trying to be ourselves. Does anyone care? Do you care? Is […]
It’s democratic.¬† If you’re good you’re good.¬† You can become a celebrity overnight.¬† What defines a professional?¬† Did Jesus practice in becoming a preacher or¬†hired as a spokesperson or have a degree in public relations?¬† No he was born with it.¬† It was a gift.¬† It [still] is a gift.
The door to your house closes, […]
¬†The monologue is a comedy trend, with hot puns & fresh jokes drawn from daily news, real-life, cloak politics, idle threats. Add moxie for the laugh-line otherwise known as punch-line.¬† An everyman approach.
Combine topical subject matter with rapid-fire gag rhythms of a vaudeville quipster.¬† Create a logical heir.¬† Educational TV.¬† Like my dad says, “It […]
"The minute Ramzy stepped in the door, he had on his game face. If other students were chatting, the young man worked at his desk, refining his script & sharpening his skills with the camera. He shows sheer enthusiasm for filmmaking, not afraid to exploit creativity & take it to the next level.
Ramzy has a perpetual affinity for entertainment with a gift to strum our emotions. Having worked with filmmakers such Ron Howard & Spike Lee, I pride myself in having the intuition to identify success. I say with confidence Ramzy has the dedication & talent to become a prominent writer & perhaps a distinguished filmmaker.‚ÄĚ
Nate C. Ranger
Below Canal Street Productions