About Dean Edwards
As an internationally recognized performer, Dean Edwards has entertained audiences worldwide, touring on comedy festivals throughout the U.S., Europe, South Africa, Egypt and Saudi Arabia. A former cast member of Saturday Night Live, Dean's energetic performances, insight on pop culture and arsenal of impressions, including Denzel Washington, Jay-Z, Chris Rock and Li'l Wayne have made him a favorite on the college and club circuit. Dean has made countless appearances on "The Late Show with Craig Ferguson" and "Last Call with Carson Daly", and is a frequent comedic commentator on VH1 AND B.E.T. programming. Most recently he was chosen to replace Eddie Murphy as the voice of Donkey in Dreamworks' Scared Shrekless Halloween special. In 2009 Dean's first CD, Real Talk with Fake People, Volume 1 debuted at the top of iTunes comedy charts and he released an hour-long comedy special/DVD with Salient Media in 2010.