Adrian "Adee" McCovy is an American comedian, actor, producer and host.
He was born and raised in South Central Los Angeles in the city of Watts,
California at the Nickerson Gardens. Despite being raised in one of the
toughest neighborhoods in South Los Angeles, he graduated high school,
and then went on to college. He received his AA degree from La Verne
Adee always had a love for comedy. His uncles told him knock, knock,
jokes, or just funny stories. He was a real practical joker, and was not afraid
to play “The Dozens” with kids or “Your Momma” jokes. This was part of
growing up in the streets of South Los Angeles. He soon began to act his
jokes out and they became even funnier. Everyone in the neighborhood
eventually knew him as “Funny”, a nickname given to him by his Uncle
Wayne. Adee’s comedy derives as life as a child in South Central Los
Angeles and his life experiences.
Adee has also played an important role in bringing live standup comedy
to the Inland Empire and the High Desert in California. He is founder
of OMG Comedy and The Laff Lounge. Adee produces OMG Comedy
Wednesday’s in Corona, Hesperia, and The Laff Lounge in Victorville,
California. He also produces a comedy show for Standup Scottsdale
Comedy Club in Arizona. In addition, Adee is involved with helping nonprofits raise funds for their organizations such as Help for Brain Injured
Children, Pop-Warner Football, and the Fremont High School Alumni
Adee has performed on stage at Improv Comedy Clubs, Laugh Factory
Comedy Club, The Comedy Store, Cobb’s Comedy Club, Rio Las Vegas,
Uptown Comedy Club in Atlanta and many more.
Adee is a versatile entertainer who can connect with diverse audiences of
all ages. His passion for comedy continues as he embarks on his career as
a comedian, actor, producer, and host. You will find Adee performing at
comedy venues, corporate events, colleges, and universities. His roots are
his motivation to inspire others through comedy.