Anthony Desamito is a stand up comedian, actor and writer living in Los Angeles, CA who has been joke-making on stages across the country for years.
He has appeared on Discontinued on The CW and on Nick Cannon's digital series "Shoe Game with Nick Cannon." Anthony was featured on Comedy Dynamics' Out On Stage on Amazon Prime, Pluto TV & Dekkoo and highlighted on FOX's "Laughs" on Hulu & Fusion. He has been heard on the Doug Stanhope Podcast, Mortified and he is a part of the comedy album "Comedy Dynamics Presents" which can be heard on SiriusXM, Pandora, Spotify and more.
Anthony has been featured on BuzzFeed, Out Magazine, The Advocate, Inverse and was mentioned on The Daily Beast as one of today's comics who "should be a household name” and mentioned in the LA Weekly as "a comic worth paying for." He was nominated for a Channel 101 Channy for Best Male Supporting Role and he is the Winner of the 1st Annual AZ's Funniest Person With a Day Job.
Anthony has performed at festivals such as: SF Sketchfest • Asheville Comedy Festival • Portland Queer Comedy Festival • LA Pride • Bisbee Pride • Altercation Comedy Festival • Big Pine Comedy Festival + more! He is a Finalist in both the Scriptapalooza TV Sitcom Writing Competition and Arizona's Funniest Comedian.
He co-hosts a comedy show at the Hollywood Improv called, "Ya Feel?!" and also co-hosts "Thank You for Being a Podcast: The Golden Girls Podcast," in which he recaps episodes of the Golden Girls which has garnished over 80k downloads and has been featured on NPR, POPSUGAR and Phoenix New Times.
Anthony received his improv training from The Torch Theatre, he once put on a puppet show for David Arquette and he tours as the feature act for Daniel Franzese and Julian McCullough.