Craig Shoemaker

Bio: 

*Craig Shoemaker is best known for his engaging, relatable standup and iconic baritone-voiced character, The Lovemaster.
 
*Craig’s latest 90-minute standup special, "Daditude" aired prime time for three months on SHOWTIME Network, then front page on Netflix. "Shoemaker is insightful and amusing...we are moved beyond laughter to tears," says the Los Angeles Times.
 
*Two stand-up bits made it to the all time Top 10 list on XM Radio; with his “Lovemaster” routine honored as the "Most Popular" on XM.
 
*Multiple network TV appearances, including The Late Show, The View and Comic Relief.
 
*Voted Male Stand Up Comedian of the Year at The American Comedy Awards.
 
*He played Wilson Gromling, head of the Pawnee Tea Party in NBC’s Parks & Recreation.
 
*Recurring in 5 episodes of The Bold & The Beautiful, playing a porn producer.
 
*Played the film professor in Scream 2.
 
*Writer for season 2 of the sitcom Fuller House.
 
*Stars in Universal’s cult hit, Totally Baked, which he also wrote and produced.
 
*His debut Comedy Central special was voted by viewers as one of the “Top 20″ of all time.
 
*His second, “Unzipped" aired to mass acclaim and the live CD was on the Billboard Top 20 for six weeks.
 
*"Best Male Standup" at the American Comedy Awards on ABC.
 
*His work as a writer, actor and producer for the regional TV network, PRISM, earned Shoemaker two NATAS Emmy Awards.
 
*As a voiceover artist, Craig’s dead-on impression of Don Knotts and narration was featured in the film Pleasantville.He can also be heard in Cloudy with a chance of meatballs, and Cow and Chicken.
 
*Doctor Shoe is passionate about going beyond the comedy, officiating weddings of “HaHa-trimony,”
 
*In 2003 he founded LaughterHeals.org, a nonprofit group dedicated to using laughter as a healing modality.