Schaumburg, IL (May 1, 2017) – Steve Byrne has risen through the ranks of the comedy world to become one of the industry’s most innovative and sought-after performers. He has evolved throughout the years into an extremely versatile entertainer that delivers on a day-to-day basis. Hailing from Pittsburgh, PA, Steve Byrne was born to a Korean mother and an Irish father.
Byrne was the star and creator of “Sullivan & Son,” a half hour comedy on TBS along with Vince Vaughn’s Wild West Productions for three solid seasons.
It all began after winning the 2006 TBS’ cutthroat competition. As his popularity began to expand, Byrne was featured in his very own half-hour Comedy Central Presents which was voted as one of the best specials of all time in the Comedy Central Standup Showdown. His third hour special “Champion” debuted on Netflix in May 2014 to rave reviews and his two previous specials, “Steve Byrne’s Happy Hour” & “The Byrne Identity” were two of the top rating specials on Comedy Central.
Byrne’s acting resume includes feature films like “The Dilemma,” “Couples Retreat,” “Four Christmases” and “The Goods: The Don Ready Story.” His television resume aside from starring in three season of TBS’ “Sullivan & Son” include ABC’s “The Middle,” “Chappelle’s Show,” “The Howard Stern Show,” NBC’s “The Real Wedding Crashers” and standup appearances on TBS’s “Conan,” ABC’s
“Jimmy Kimmel Live,” CBS’s “The Late Late Show,” BET’s “Comic View” and a total of 10 appearances on NBC’s “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”
Showtimes: Thurs. 7:30PM / Fri. 8:00PM & 10:15PM / Sat. 7:00PM & 9:15PM
The IMPROV is located at 5 Woodfield Rd. Schaumburg, IL 60173 (inside the Woodfield Mall).