Precious Chong just finished competing in this year’s Boston Comedy Festival and headlined the 2013 NXNE Festival in Toronto and has done stand-up in Toronto, New York, and Los Angeles at Yuk Yuk’s, What’s Up Tiger Lily, The Comedy Store, Flappers and pretty much anywhere else she can get some stage time and child care. She has an 10 year old son, Jack, and talks about the perils of parenting on her weekly podcast and web sketch series “Sex and the Single Parent” with fellow comedian Melissa Story . They have a web series with the same name that has over a million hits on Funny or Die. She recently finished shooting the feature film “God and Country” and can be seen in “Playing it Cool” starring Chris Evans and Michelle Monaghan. Other film and t.v. credits include Christie on HBO Canada’s Living in Your Car, Flashpoint, Against the Wall, Amelia, LA Confidential, and Pearl Harbor. Her most recent solo show “Precious like the Adjective”, directed by Phil Luzi, was part of the inaugural Soulo Show Festival in Toronto this year. Her short film “Chinatown”, directed by Canadian Comedy Award Winner Sandra Battaglini, premiered this November at The Female Eye Film Festival and at the New Hampshire Film Festival. Her dad is counter culture icon, Tommy Chong of Cheech and Chong. She also walks on stilts.
Toronto-Based. Carbon-Based. Derp.