On Blue Collar Comedy: The Next Generation
, host Bill Engvall
, one of the fathers of America's favorite comedy franchise, passes the torch to four fast-rising comedians: Reno Collier, who opens on tour for Larry The Cable Guy
, Juston McKinney who is "Destined for stardom," according to the New York Times, Jamie Kaler who stars as "Mike Callahan" on the TBS series My Boys
, and John Caparulo, whose credits include The Tonight Show
, Comedy Central and Vince Vaughn
's Wild West Comedy Tour.
Back in 2000, when Grammy Award-winning comic Jeff Foxworthy
, fresh from his unprecedented "you-might-be-a-redneck" success, took his pals Bill Engvall, Larry the Cable Guy and Ron White
out on the road for the inaugural Blue Collar Comedy Tour
, no one – least of all the performers themselves – could have guessed that they were living chapter one of what would become one of the most successful franchises in entertainment history – having sold out shows in more than 90 cities, spawned a feature film, TV series and Sirius Satellite Radio Channel, and sold more than 7 million DVDs and 1 million albums.
With all the laughs, all the sold out concerts and those kinds of CD/DVD sales, it was bound to happen … and here it comes! Warner Bros./Jack Records presents Blue Collar Comedy: The Next Generation
. Originally filmed for a 2007 TBS comedy special and hosted by Blue Collar Comedy
veteran and standup comedy superstar Bill Engvall, the CD/DVD release spotlights four new members of the Blue Collar Comedy family – John Caparulo, Reno Collier, Jamie Kaler and Juston McKinney – captured live in a knock-'em-dead performance from Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The next phase of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour
has arrived, as the most successful comedy franchise in history spawns … Blue Collar Comedy: The Next Generation
-Enter here for your chance to win one of five copies of the new "Blue Collar Comedy: The Next Generation" CD/DVD!
-Larry The Cable Guy