Comedian Pat Bullard burst on to the television show arena, with a background that includes well over a decade as a top stand-up comedian, years as a Writer/Producer on popular shows like "Roseanne" and "Grace Under Fire," and the ability to connect with audiences everywhere, Bullard is sure to set the standard of the future of entertainment.
Bullard, the middle of three brothers, was born and raised in Toronto, Canada. Growing up, he was a football star, a serious student, as well as the class clown, all at once! For Pat, this rare mix of qualities helped him build a successful career in the entertainment industry. Pats successful stand-up routine catapulted him into television and into "Downtown Saturday Night," a variety series for which he received a ACTRA Award nomination for "Best Host/Interviewer." Pat moved to Los Angeles in 1988 and honed his stand-up skills, performing at the top comedy clubs such as the world famous Comedy Store and Improvisation club. Pats popularity eventually spend to the Las Vegas circuit, where he still performs regularly at Ballys and Caesars Palace. A unique ability to connect with people combined with his intelligence, an impeccable sense of timing and classic good looks, has made Bullard an audience favorite.
Speaking about The Pat Bullard Show, "I really enjoy relating to audiences, hearing their stories" say Bullard. "I definitely believe that the years I spent doing stand-up has provided me with the right resources to handle a job like this."
Bullard cites his performers like Dick Van Dyke and Richard Pryor as inspirational forces in his work.
Pat went on to become a creative force behind two of televisions most highly-rated comedy sitcoms, "Roseanne" and "Grace Under Fire" utilizing another of his many talents – writing and producing. His involvement with these shows firmly established Pat as a recognized, major talent in the entertainment world. It seems only natural that the next step for Pat is to combine the many facets of his talents and experiences in a show which will seek to address a variety of topics with wit, wisdom and substance. Bullard sums up the goal of his show by making references to his ultimate idol – Johnny Carson, the host who always provided talk that made sense."
Bullard resides in California. An avid swimmer and baseball enthusiast, Bullard enjoys spending his free time with his ten-year-old son – cheering on their favorite team, the Toronto Blue Jays.