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Kevin Israel Reel

Kevin Israel

Kevin Israel

New Jersey, United States

At the age of six, Kevin recalls sitting on the couch watching Bill Cosby perform on the variety show, Saturday Night Gold. That night, Mr. Cosby was preparing for his upcoming special Bill Cosby: Himself. Kevin was mesmerized. For many years after he delighted his family during dinnertime with jokes he had memorized from a library of joke books. His mother often called him the walking joke machine.

Shortly after graduating from college, Kevin began performing at...