Long, producer and on-air personality of the long-running cable TV program “The Les Long Show” and “The Les Long Radio Show” Les has been lauded for his clean, unpredictable and situational humor. Among his most notable routines are “You Might B A Raggedy Christian…” and “A Fool For The Lord.” In addition to starring in movies such as Gospel Good, Gospel Bad, Gospel Ugly produced by J. Anthony Brown of the Tom Joyner Morning Show, Steve Harvey Hoodie Awards, churches, national conventions, conferences, television appearances and political events, Long has been the featured talent at numerous historically black colleges and universities (Coka Cola Tour), and he has shared the stage with likes of Mo’Nique, J. Anthony Brown, Vivica Fox, Fantasia, Tasha Smith, Chuck Brown, Doug E Fresh and many others.
“I like to think of myself as a country comedian,” says the Louisburg, N.C., native “I was always a jockster in the family, the one who kept everybody in tears. I guess I was destined to become a comedian. As my fans know, I love entertaining families, which means I learned how to be funny without being vulgar.”