Originally from Oceanside NY, Lenny Marcus has been a mainstay of the New York City comedy scene for over for twenty years. He is currently a regular performer in every major comedy club in New York City.
In 2015 you will have seen Lenny in Louie on the FX network, The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore on Comedy Central, or in the short film The Unimportance of Being Ernest.
In 2014 Lenny performed stand-up comedy on The Late Show with David Letterman for the third time. He has also appeared on Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham, AXS Tv’s Gotham Comedy Live, NBC’s Comedy Showcase with Louie Anderson and MTV’s The Jim Brewer Show. Lenny has made multiple appearances on Tru-tv making fun of the worlds stupidest criminals, shoppers and drivers. You may also have seen him in commercials for the MTV Video Movie Awards, Wendy’s and Marriott or on the radio in commercials for Southwestern Bell Telephone or Priceline.com.
He has performed at both the prestigious Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal, Canada three times, HBO’s US Comedy Arts festival, in Aspen Colorado and the Great American Comedy festival in Norfolk, Nebraska.
Lenny has recently directed and starred in his second short film entitled The Walker, which you will see in 2016. His first short, A Condom Moment, has been shown at the PSNBC short film festival. Lenny is the creator/co-star of Superstar Talent (www.SuperstarTalentAgency.com), an online sitcom now gearing up for long-awaited season four. Lenny has also written and co-produced a show for Comedy Central’s web site called Crash Course in Comedy.
Lenny just released his third comedy CD, “Vegan Cupcakes” to go along with ”You’re Getting A Zero“ and ”Idiots, Toasters, Meredith And Other Things Hazardous To Your Health” which will keep audiences laughing for years to come.