Ngaio Bealum is an American polymath, comedian, musician, writer, actor, activist, juggler and publisher. He co-hosted Cannabis Planet and published West Coast Cannabis Magazine. He writes a column in Sacramento News & Review, answering questions from readers about marijuana and its politics.
Ngaio was born in San Francisco to hippie parents, leading to jokes about how he got his name. He is well known for his many film and television appearances as well as for being a regular host of High Times events, and more recently for being tied for most frequent guest on Getting Doug With High hosted by fellow comedian Doug Benson.
Ngaio Bealum has appeared on “The Sarah Silverman Program” and in the feature film “Nine Months.”
He recorded a CD called “Weed and Sex.” Former member of the Award Winning Hip Hop band Most Chill Slackmob, and 1994 People’s Choice Award winner of the International Jugglers Association Fest.