After graduating from Boston University's acting program, comedian and actor Baron Vaughn
appeared at the prestigious Williamstown Theater Festival, and made his Broadway debut in Drowning Crow
, starring Alfre Woodard
and Anthony Mackie
. He also continued to cultivate his stand-up, and began performing at comedy clubs around the country and at festivals including the HBO Comedy Festival in Aspen, the Comedy Central festival in South Beach and the 2010 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival.
Vaughn has appeared as a commentator on numerous shows on MTV and VH1 and was featured as a comedian on Comedy Central's Live at Gotham and on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. His stand-up has also been seen recently in the Comedy Central specials Awkward Comedy Show and Russell Simmons Presents: Stand-Up at the El Rey. Other television credits include Law & Order, Law & Order: Criminal Intent and Rescue Me. Vaughn has also starred in films including J.J. Abrams' Cloverfield and Black Dynamite. Most recently, he was seen in the comedy The Other Guys with Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2011.
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