Rob Magnotti is a multi-talented Comedian and Actor who infuses his stand-up comedy with a vast range of on the money celebrity impressions and characters. Rob made a “tremendous” appearance on the CBS Late Show with David Letterman, which garnered him over three million hits on YouTube.
Catch Rob in a scene with Kevin James in “Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2″ ! He also co-starred with Alicia Minshew from “All my Children”, in a Web Dramedy Pilot.
Known for his “rock the house performances”, Rob’s love of acting, improv, and dance add special dimension to his show! He completely transforms his voice, face, and body into Al Pacino, Nicholas Cage, Charlie Sheen, President Donald J. Trump, Johnny Depp, John Travolta, Armand Assante, Andy Garcia, Jerry Seinfeld, Adam Sandler, Ray Romano, Brad Garrett, Vince Vaughn, Owen Wilson, DWS’s Len Goodman, Bruno Tonioli, and many more.
A memorable moment in Rob’s career occurred when he was a featured MP Officer in the movie “A Beautiful Mind”, and was unexpectedly given personal direction for the scene by Ron Howard. He also landed a role in the musical comedy “Funny Business” (Dodger Productions) at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, as a young, up and coming comedian. He tours the top Casino Theaters with the cast of HBO’s “The Sopranos” in “Comedy You Can’t Refuse”.
Rob began his career as a Cast Member and sketch writer on FOX 5 TV’s “The Uptown Comedy Club”, filmed in front of a live audience in Harlem, New York, for two years. Rob is still recognized Coast to Coast by his many fans of the show! He appeared on TV Land’s “Top Ten Show” several times in multiple episodes, and was told by the producer that he rated among the highest in “likeability”. He also appeared on Late Night with Conan O’Brien.
Magnotti was a Special Guest Performer for Michael Buble at Town Hall in New York City and for, Cyndi Lauper, Dennis Miller, Susie Essman, and Olivia Newton –John, who had fun with Rob and his John Travolta impression!
He attended Montclair University in New Jersey and studied Acting, Film, Theatre, and performed in the Broadcasting Department’s sketch comedy show. He began doing open mic nights on campus and in comedy clubs in New Jersey and New York. Within a short period of time, he became a regular on the New York City comedy club scene and his comedy career was launched.
Rob Magnotti is an audience favorite nationwide from the Comedy Club scene of New York City, to the Casino-Theatres in Atlantic City and Las Vegas. He is featured online on YouTube, Twitter and Facebook.