Mike Troy was born in Brooklyn, NY. He is by far one of the most versatile comedians working today and is a worldwide entertainer.
Mike has performed stand-up comedy in England, Alaska, Germany, Japan, Italy and was the only American comedian to host the European Comedy Tour, Da Bounce Comedy Tour, in Holland. He has also hosted a Caribbean comedy tour in Freeport, Bahamas. Mike has recently performed in Haiti for Stand Up in Haiti.
In the U.S., he appeared on two seasons of the Chappelle Show, Insomniac with Dave Attell, and The Jon Stewart Show. He also appeared on NBC’s Showtime at the Apollo, HBO’s Def Comedy Jam, MTV’s Snaps, VH1’s Hard Rock Live, and Fox’s Uptown Comedy Club.
Mike’s television appearances include TruTV’s Lafftracks, Bounce TV’s Off the Chain, recurring roles on ABC’s One Life to Live and NBC’s Law and Order.
He has appeared in several commercials, including Lugz Urban Gear, Sprite, Heineken, McDonalds and Burger King.
Mike has shared the comedy stage with Russell Peters, Steve Harvey, Kevin Hart, Tracy Morgan, Sinbad, Wanda Sykes and the late, great George Carlin. Mike has also opened for several R&B and Rock performers.
This global comedian is known to have audiences bent over in laughter from cruise lines to New York City’s “Caroline’s on Broadway.”
2017 Winner of McDonald’s Gospelfest, Mike’s comedic versatility works everywhere, from the pulpit to international opera houses. Just wait until you hear his unique perspective on women after growing up surrounded by 7 females.
A graduate of Shaw University in Raleigh North Carolina, Mike is a humble comedian whose greatest passion and joy is making people laugh. However, his most important audience is his family.