Actor/Comedian Joey Gaynor has appeared in such films as THE FIVE HEARTBEATS,
ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS, KILLING GROUNDS, and Comedy's Dirtiest Dozen
in which he Co-Starred with Tim Allen and Chris Rock. He also wrote the Troma
comedy cult classic FEROCIOUS FEMALE FREEDOM FIGHTERS. He has done
extensive television work as well, Co-Starring in HBO's FIRST AND TEN, and Robert
Townsend's PARTNERS IN CRIME. A stand up comedian for as long as he can
remember Joey says, "I've always been on the fringe, the edge, or at least it seems that
way. I feel very lucky to have been mentored by such great comedians like Andy
Kaufman and Richard Pryor, and my freind and acting mentor the late Timothy Carey. I
love doing characters, and voices and becoming someone I'm not...that's what makes this
fun and not seem like a job. When it seems like a job, I'll get a REAL one." Joey
currently resides in the San Fernando Valley, where he writes, rarely venturing out in the
daylight and studies with who he feels is the best acting coach in the U.S.A., Paul
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