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Alex Edelman

Alex Edelman


Known for winning the prestigious Fosters Best Newcomer prize at the 2014 Edinburgh Fringe Festival for his one-man show, “Millennial”, Alex is only the second American ever to have done so. In 2015 he was named a "New Face" at the Just For Laughs Festival Montreal, one of Comedy Central's "Comics to Watch" in 2014 and listed as #10 on NY Magazine's "50 Comedians You Should Know in 2015".  A regular performer at most of the city’s clubs, he tours both nationally and internationally and is one of the founders of Jerusalem's Off the Wall Comedy Club and a favorite on the UK festival circuit.  Alex was recently writing on the new CBS show ‘The Great Indoors’ starring Joel McHale. Most recently his hour “Peer Group” premiered on BBC radio.  Today you can catch Alex on tour opening for both Ryan Adams and Beck.