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NOV. 6, 2011 - THE ANDY KAUFMAN AWARD
Dave Thunder has been selected to compete as one of seventeen semi-finalists in the 7th Annual Andy Kaufman Award Show. The Andy Kaufman Award was created to preserve the legacy of one of America's most unique and influential performers in a dynamic way. The prestigious award honors Andy Kaufman's creative spirit while simultaneously shining a spotlight on promising performers with the potential to impact the evolving culture of comedy. Dave will be performing as “Jimmy Deluca” at the Gotham Comedy Club on November 6 at 8:PM. The show will also air live on Sirius XM’s
NOV. 7, 2011 - ANDY KAUFMAN FINALIST
Dave Thunder has been chosen as one of seven finalists for the 7th Annual Andy Kaufman Award Show. He will be performing in the finals on Monday, November 7, at 8:PM, at the Gotham Comedy Club. The show will also feature 2006
winner, Reggie Watts and will air live on Sirius XM’s Raw Dog Comedy Channel (channel 99.) For more information about the award and the show, click here.
Raw Dog Comedy Channel (channel 99.) For more information about the show, click here.
JULY 15, 2011 - M4: COMEDY’S BIGGEST LOSERS
On May 25, 2011, comedians Jon Bander and Dave Thunder vowed to lose a combined forty pounds for their comedy show, M4: Comedy’s Biggest Losers. After weeks of comedy sketches, exercises, dieting, and kvetching, it was time to find out the results. On July 15, 2011, in front of a sold out audience at New York’s Magnet Theater, Dave and Jon weighed in for the last time. They destroyed their goal with a combined weight loss of 55.5 pounds. In less than two months, Jon went from 222 to 204, losing an impressive eighteen pounds. Dave went from 211.5 to 174, losing
an absolutely staggering thirty-seven and a half pounds. For more information on M4, visit m4comedy.com.
JUNE 20, 2011 - DAVETHUNDER.COM LAUNCHED!
Welcome to the official web site of actor and comedian, Dave Thunder. Use the menu at the top of the page to learn more about Dave and his work. This site will be updated regularly, so return to this page to see what’s new. Found a bug? Questions? Comments? Just want to say, "Hello?" Dave is always interested in visitor feedback. Click on the Contact page to write to him.
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MARCH 1, 2012 - BARRY GLYNN INVADES LA!
Dave Thunder, as "Vice Principal Barry Glynn," hosts a heated talent competition between the teachers and students of Westlake High School in Talent Show. The show also stars Rob Lathan (Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, The Colbert Report, Human Giant) as the entire roster of teachers and students. This “Time Out New York Critic’s Pick" is coming to Los Angeles for one night only!
Thursday, March 1, 8:PM at the UCBLA (Upright Citizens Brigade), 5919 Franklin Ave., Hollywood, CA 90028. For reservations call (323) 908-8702 or click here.
FEBRUARY 15, 2012 - CHARACTER PAGE UPDATE
Improvements have been made to Dave Thunder’s character page. The page now features detailed biographies on six of Dave’s most popular characters - Jimmy Deluca, Barry Glynn, Ricky Rogers, Larry Tree, Mark Twain, and R.C. Biggens. Check it out by clicking here.