Darien “BigSkinny” Standifer
Funny, witty, and relatable are just a few of the quality characteristics that describe comedic and viral star on the rise BigSkinny! It is these characteristics coupled with his gift of comedy and his captivating personality that have helped him win over the hearts of audiences across the nation.
BigSkinny got his start in comedy after a dare from a relative to try his comedy act at an open mic. He went on to participate in many open mics across Louisiana and Texas and decided to begin entering various comedy competitions. After being crowned the winner of the 2018 Make Me Laugh Comedy Contest in Dallas, Texas, he was blessed with the opportunity to share the stage with D.C. Youngfly, Donnell Rawlings, Jess Hilarious, and Monique at DeDe’s April Fool’s Comedy Jam at Verizon Theatre in Grand Prairie.
Armed with the fearlessness and jokes to grace the stage with some of the biggest names in today’s comedic circles, BigSkinny is holding his own, following his dream, and taking his bigger than life personality to stages and screens everywhere!