Bio

Biography

Biography

Originally from Montana’s Big Sky Country, and currently residing in Los Angeles, Chris Fairbanks headlines comedy venues internationally. His fast paced, quirky, and consistently improvised act has been showcased on Comedy Central’s “Featuring”, “Conan”, “Last Comic Standing”, and “Jimmy Kimmel Live”.
For TruTV, Chris was the host of “Almost Genius”, and director as well as cast member for “World’s Dumbest”. He’s been featured on @midnight, Fox TV’s Punchline, HBO’s ‘Crashing’, Amazon’s ‘One Mississippi’, Comedy Central’s ‘Corporate’ and the film ‘Punching Henry’ starring JK Simmons.
Chris’ comedy album, “Fairbanks!” was named one of Amazon MP3’s Top Ten. He also hosts the popular podcast, “Do You Need a Ride”, with “My Favorite Murder” host Karen Kilgariff, for her Exactly Right network. On it, they shuttle their guests to or from the airport, somewhat dangerously, in a ’08 Honda Accord mobile sound studio.

Chris is also self-employed as a freelance artist, illustrating
for magazines, skateboards, album covers, etc.