Actor comedian, musician and actor Anjelah Johnson (aka MADtv's Bon Qui Qui), to discuss her sold out stand-up tour, upcoming comedy special premiering on EPIX, and new film THE RESURRECTION OF GAVIN STONE the #1 audience rated movie on Rotten Tomatoes this week with 93%.
Anjelah Johnson became an Internet sensation and pioneer in viral YouTube videos when her legendary "Nail Salon" comedy bit from a local LA stand-up show was posted online and received over 4 million views within one day (ow has over 36 million views). Just a few months later, Anjelah booked a role performing sketch comedy on the original MADtv, where she first trademarked her legendary character 'Bon Qui Qui' (with over 70 million YouTube views). Anjelah has sold out comedy shows across the country, she filmed three hugely successful comedy specials for Comedy Central and Netflix, landed a record deal with Warner Brothers Records as 'Bon Qui Qui,' has appeared as the gorgeous face of multiple ad campaigns for Fortune 500 companies, guest starred on television including on "Ugly Betty" and "Curb Your Enthusiasm" and on the silver screen.
Anjelah stars alongside Brett Dalton (Agents of S.H.E.I.L.D) and D.B. Sweeney in the new comedy THE RESURRECTION OF GAVIN STONE as the director of a religious production put on by a local church where Gavin Stone is serving community service. The film tells the story of a former child star Gavin Stone (Brett Dalton), who is assigned to perform community service at a church after trashing a hotel. Gavin soon finds himself playing the role of Jesus Christ in the church's theater production under the direction of Kelly Richardson (Anjelah Johnson). For more information on Angelah, check out her website. She can also be reached via social media Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.
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