About Mark Viera
Bronx native Mark Viera became fascinated with comedy, the art he would one day master, veryearly on.While his mom spent countless hours as a social worker to provide for her family, Mark and hisolder brother would pass the time after school watching the popular T-V shows of the 70’s and80’s. Mark became so engaged in the performances of his favorite comic personalities, it didn'ttake long before he began to emulate the characters he came to love. On any given night, hewould entertain his family with his remarkably accurate portrayals from shows like Carol Burnett,Sanford and Son and Three’s Company.Today Mark has honed his talent to craft his own unique, creative style of comedy. Hisperformances reflect his lighthearted, fun-loving approach to entertaining, and his uncanny knackfor seeing humor in even the most ordinary situations. His manner is so real and engaging, justabout everyone can relate to his experiences. Whether he’s talking about his belovedgrandparents, doing one of his dead-on impressions or just talking about his life growing up inthe Bronx, Mark takes his audience on a hilarious, heartfelt journey, finding enjoyment in theabsurdities of life!Mark is loyal to his New York roots, performing regularly at top comedy clubs throughout the city,while also headlining at Colleges and Universities across the U.S. Recently, he's secured acoveted role as a featured comic on the critically acclaimed "Martin Lawrence Presents 1stAmendment Stand Up". Mark's also taken aim at the “small screen” with a network televisiondebut on NBC’s Emmy Award winning show “30 Rock”.Mark's reputation as a comic trailblazer earned him the opportunity of a lifetime; a leadingposition with the hottest, most recognized and highly sought after comedy group in the U.S. TheLatin Prince is a member of the "Top Dogs of Comedy", rounding out a company of notableperformers that includes Capone, Rob Stapleton, Corey Holcomb, and Wil Sylvince.