About Billy D Washington
After a 5-year stint as a Houston Police Officer, he followed his heart, took to the stage and has since assembled a pretty impressive body of work. Billy has been featured at many prestigious festivals including, Just for Laughs and HBO's Aspen Comedy Festival. Billy has also appeared on HBO’s Def Comedy Jam, Comedy Central’s Premium Blend and NBC's Last Comic Standing.
In 2008 he was identified as one of the most diverse comedians in America by the NBC stand-up for diversity initiative, and is the creator of the critically acclaimed S.E.L.L.O.U.T. Comedy Tour , a group of talented black comedians who challenge America to resolve racial differences one joke at a time.
Billy is currently touring his one-man show entitled, Hue-more, Comedy in Living Color, which debuted at the historic Thalian Hall, Wilmington, NC. in January of 2010.