Gary Owen

Centric Comedy All-Stars | 02/28/2013 | 12:46 PM EST

Gary Owen is not your average white comedian. He got his big break in 1997 when he auditioned for Comic View. His appearances on the multicultural comedy showcase won him his own one-hour Grandstand show. Owen was the only white man to have ever hosted Comic View. He was dubbed "Black America's Favorite White Comic" by Ebony in 2011.

Gary Owen is not your average white comedian. He got his big break in 1997 when he auditioned for Comic View. His appearances on the multicultural comedy showcase won him his own one-hour Grandstand show. Owen was the only white man to have ever hosted Comic View. He was dubbed "Black America's Favorite White Comic" by Ebony in 2011.

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