Tom Cotter - Thanksgiving Eve & Weekend
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Stand Up Comedy
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Tom Cotter has appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson and Last Comic Standing. In 2003, Cotter filmed his own half-hour special for Comedy Central. Cotter has won several comedy competitions. In 1994, he won Seattle's International Stand-Up Comedy Competition. He gained his first success in the Boston comedy scene, where he is still a favorite, and also won the grand prize at the Boston Comedy Festival and was voted Best Stand-Up at the Las Vegas Comedy Festival. Additionally, Cotter has worked in film, theatre, and television productions and, as of 2012, he was working on an idea for a book.
In 2012, Cotter appeared on season 7 of NBC's America's Got Talent. He was given a pass to Las Vegas by the show's three judges. He further advanced to the top 48 (quarterfinals) to perform in the live episodes in Newark, New Jersey. Cotter was a favorite of the judges who continually praised him after every performance. He advanced to the final round of six and was the runner-up of the season.
Cotter is married to Kerri Louise, who is also a stand-up comedian. They have worked together on different projects including Two Funny, a reality show on Women's Entertainment network.