Frank Nicotero

Pittsburgh Comedian Frank Nicotero

Frank Nicotero

TV host and stand-up comic, known for the popular “Street Smarts” comedy game show.

Many people know Frank Nicotero from his five-year stint as the host of the wildly popular syndicated comedy game show, Street Smarts, and as host of the Yahoo TV’s Primetime in No Time. Frank’s newest (and favorite) project is the floating game show Pontoon Payday on CMT, which Frank calls “the perfect fit for my style of comedy and I get to show off my pop culture savvy.”

Frank proudly made his network stand-up debut on The Late, Late Show with Craig Ferguson in November 2014, and has become Hollywood’s go-to funnyman and host, warming up audiences for America’s Got Talent and for 2 seasons of The X Factor, hosting the game show Win, Lose or Pawn for CMT, narrating two seasons of TruTV’s It Only Hurts When I Laugh, and bringing the laughs on TruTV’s hit How To Be a Grown Up. Frank has also done “man-on-the-street” segments for TBS Weekend Extra, hosted The Game of Life on the Hasbro Channel, and has written and produced shows for MTV, Fox Family and Disney, as well as appearing on Fox’s The Sports List, VH1’s The Cheesiest Videos of All Time, The Rosie O’Donnell Show, The Wayne Brady Show and co-hosting The Sharon Osbourne Show.

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