Daunte Burks: The host of the Funny Friday Comedy Show, Daunte Burks is the result you get when you mix a comedian with a CEO of a marketing firm. Using his educational background in marketing and a brand of comedy simply known as “Burksizm”, Daunte has built a cult following of supporters throughout Northern California that is rapidly expanding across the country. You will often catch Daunte after the show introducing himself to Funny Friday attendees, shaking hands, taking pictures or asking if attendees enjoyed themselves.
Born and raised in Sacramento, Daunte started his comedy career in 2008 and launched the Funny Friday Comedy Show on March 18, 2011 with the idea of creating a show that would become synonymous with his hometown of Sacramento. When he’s not hosting the Funny Friday Comedy Show, Daunte is often writing or performing sketch comedy, golfing or fishing. You can also find him on social media