Originally from Detroit, comedian, actor, writer, Tony Roberts, is blessed with the coveted honor of being the, "Comedians-comedian". The guy other performers love to watch work. His hilarious and refreshing comedy style has granted him this respect and created a huge demand for him on the comedy circuit, here in the states and abroad. Legendary comedian and sitcom director, David Steinberg, exclaims Tony Roberts as, "A breakout talent" after witnessing Tony Roberts' stand-up and casting him as lead, in a successful series of funny Burger King commercials he directed.Tony Roberts' television debut was on HBO's, "DEF COMEDY JAM", followed by, "IT'S SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO" and "BET's COMIC VIEW". In 1994, Tony Roberts received the, BET ROBIN HARRIS AWARD, for Most Original Comic. A favorite on the program, to date Tony Roberts has appeared on COMIC VIEW, four times.As an actor, Tony Roberts toured with the comedy stage production of, "Ain't Nothin' Like Family". Tony Roberts was cast in a CBS sketch pilot titled, "Just Add Water". And Tony Roberts founded a sketch comedy troupe, which he writes and directs called, "The Other Level".