Perhaps most well-known because the fourth season winner from the NBC reality series Last Comic Standing, this cerebral palsy-afflicted comedian also appeared within the Comedy Central program Mind of Mencia, in addition to about Comics Unleashed as well as the Ellen DeGeneres Show. He began perfecting his self-deprecating make of stand-up humor while studying innovative writing in the Evergreen State University in Olympia, Washington. He was the 2004, $10,000 champion from the Royal Flush Humor Competition in the Las Vegas Humor Festival. He was created in Cameroon, Western Africa, to American parents and grew up mainly in Saint Paul, Minnesota. He later on resolved in Denver, Colorado, along with his wife Yuko and his kids Seika and Simon. He and Breaking Poor acting professional and fellow cerebral palsy patient RJ Mitte produced, respectively, comedic and dramatic heroes who have been enriched, instead of diminished, from the disability.