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“Konig is a throwback to comedy’s glory days…will keep you laughing from start to finish!” - Under The Gun Review

“Laugh out loud funny – lightning fast, charming, insightful, and very very funny” – NY Times

“Pure hilarity…zany…a throwback to Milton Berle” – New Jersey Newsroom

“Konig kicks his comedy old school…unique…moving…enjoyable.” – Backstage

“I was swept off my feet…Konig is refreshingly funny and a real raconteur!” – The Amazing Kreskin

Dave Konig on Louie

Dave Konig as Matchie on Louie with Louie C.K. from Dave Konig on Vimeo.

Dave Konig Acting Reel

Dave Konig TV Host Reel

Dave Konig, Stand Up

Dave Konig’s Solo Show: Hebrew School Dropout

Hebrew School Dropout (TRAILER) from Dave Konig on Vimeo.

Interview with Dave Konig

Dave Konig

Dave Konig is a three time Emmy Award winning TV host and headlining comedian. Dave plays ‘Matchie’ in Season 5 of the hit series Louie on FX. On TV, Dave Konig hosted HBO’s infamous late night comedy series Hardcore TV, and the cult hit talk show parody The Dave Konig Show for USA Network, and he won three Emmy Awards as host of NY Metro TV’s reality/comedy series Subway Q&A! You’ve also seen Dave Konig on NBC’s Law And Order: Criminal Intent, HBO’s Boardwalk Empire,NBC‘s Celebrity Apprentice, and as a regular featured comic on NBC‘s All Night With Joey Reynolds.

A national headlining comedian, Dave Konig is in demand from casinos (Foxwoods, Mohegan Sun, The Borgata) to country clubs to cruise ships (Holland America, NCL, Royal Carribean).
With his strong energy and classic delivery, the New York Times called Konig “laugh out loud funny and lightning fast” (NY Times).
A favorite comic at the legendary Friars Club, Konig performed on the Friars Club Roasts of Star Trek’s George Takei, comic legends Stewie Stone and Freddie Roman, New York Yankees Jim Bouton and Goose Gossage, New York Mets John Franco and Rusty Staub, and many others. Konig regularly produces and performs in benefits to raise funds for the Friars’ Sunshine Committee (providing entertainment for children’s hospitals and senior citizen homes), and The Gift of Laughter program for the Wounded Warriors.
Dave Konig is also a sought after opening act, having opened for musical acts Robert Davi (Davi Sings Sinatra), The Duprees, The Coasters, Bill Haley’s Comets and more.

He’s starred in his own hit Off Broadway solo shows – the comedy tour-de-force Addicted To Show Business, and the critically acclaimed Hebrew School Dropout, and he’s starred on Broadway as the dee-jay Vince Fontaine in the Tommy Tune revival of Grease.

Dave Konig is generally regarded to be America’s Most Beloved, Living Entertainer.

Dave Konig: Musical Comedy Star

Konig on Broadway as Vince Fontaine in the hit musical 'Grease'

Konig as Bienstock in the Gateway Playhouse production of the musical 'Sugar'

Konig starring in the Off Broadway musical 'Love in the Middle Ages'