Actor, Comedian, Executive Producer
Franco Wicks in SUPERIOR DONUTS
One of Hollywood’s fastest rising young talents, Jermaine Fowler both stars in and is an executive producer of SUPERIOR DONUTS.
Raised in Hyattsville, Md., Fowler began performing stand-up in 2006 while still in high school. On his 20th birthday, he boarded a Megabus and moved to New York City with three pieces of luggage and a dream. As a stand-up comic, he has toured nationally with College Humor and Comedy Central on Campus. Also, he was one half of the sketch group BodegaCat Sanchez, alongside Kevin Barnett. In 2012 Fowler was selected as one of the “New Faces” at the prestigious Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal.
In 2014 Fowler co-created and starred in the truTV sketch-comedy series, “Friends of the People.” The following year, he starred in his own SHOWTIME special, “Give ‘Em Hell Kid.” His additional television credits include “Crashing,” produced by Judd Apatow, “Robot Chicken,” “BoJack Horseman,” “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore,” THE LATE LATE SHOW with JAMES CORDEN and “Delores & Jermaine,” a comedy pilot co-starring Whoopi Goldberg that Fowler co-executive produced and co-wrote based on his real-life experience of moving in with his grandmother.
Fowler’s birthday is May 16. Follow him on Twitter @jermaineFOWLER and Instagram @jermainefowler.