Duane Goad is a Canadian-born, Seattle-based comedian who has entertained audiences all over the U.S. and Canada with his quick, sarcastic and self-deprecating style of comedy.
He has performed at some of North America’s top comedy clubs including Yuk Yuks, The Improv and Comedyworks. He’s been featured at numerous comedy festivals including Funny or Die’s Oddball Comedy Festival, The Las Vegas Comedy Festival, The Bumbershoot Arts Festival and The Vancouver Comedy Festival. Duane was a finalist in the Seattle International Comedy Competition and as an opening act, he has shared the stage with some of the best comics in the business such as Jim Gaffigan, Flight Of The Conchords, Bill Burr, Brad Garrett, Maria Bamford, The Impractical Jokers, Damon Wayans and music superstars The Jacksons.
If he looks or sounds familiar, then you may have seen or heard him in numerous commercials including The FX Network, Gillette Razors, Ford and Microsoft. Northwest television audiences may recognize Duane from his appearances on the popular Seattle-based sketch comedy shows ‘Up Late NW’ and ‘The 206’.
Recently, Duane was a contributing writer and voice over talent for MSN-TV. His work on shows like ‘In Pictures’, ‘Late Night In Daylight’ and ‘Nerdology’ combined, had over 25 million viewers. Duane can also be heard every week on The Podaholics Comedy Network hosting his own show, ‘The Goadcast’.