July 22, 2014 at 2:02 PM
NEW YORK, NY - Comedian Michael Somerville, a Berkeley Heights native, will perform standup on Late Show with David Letterman on Thursday, July 24. Somerville's comedy routine revolves largely on relationships and touches upon everyday life from dieting to doing laundry.
Somerville wrote and hosted the dating show "Wingman" and provides humorous life advice on The Hallmark Channel. He serves as a panelist on various programs for VH1, Bravo and The History Channel, and spent three years as Glamour Magazine's renowned dating columnist "Jake: A Man's Opinion".
His start in stand-up came as a dare while attending the University of Notre Dame. He found himself emceeing Fighting Irish pep rallies and was an extra in the movie "Rudy."
Somerville performs in more than 300 shows a year. Catch him at one of his upcoming shows nearby:
- July 28 through Aug. 3 The Comedy Stop in Atlantic City, NJ
- Sept. 12 Foxwoods (Conn.) with Brad Garrett
- Sept. 26-27 Comedy Cove, Springfield, NJ