Kortney Shane Williams is an international touring comedian that currently considers Seattle, Washington his home. A master of satire, Kortney is known for igniting enormous laughs in audiences with an irresistible comedic presence that’s smart, cerebral, and full of bravado. He’s a regular on the festival circuit, performing at The Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Boston Comedy Festival, Laughing Skull Comedy Festival, and Bumbershoot Arts Festival.
He’s consistently opened for big names such as Hannibal Burress, Mike Wilmot, Darryl Lenox, David Alan Grier, and Dave Chappelle – who, after witnessing Kortney demolish the audience, told him, “In the last 15 years I’ve never been nervous to follow a comedian until now.”
Korntey Shane Williams has also appeared on CBS, Comedy Time at the Icehouse, and The 206 on NBC. His writing has been featured on Yahoo while his comedy sports blog Comedic Prose is regularly highlighted on FoxSports.com.