Comedian Frank Caliendo has built up a reputation as one of the best celebrity impressionists in the world. Caliendo rose to fame doing incredibly accurate celebrity impersonations on national television, as a cast-member on MADTV, during the two season run of his own TBS sketch show, FrankTV, and during weekly appearances on Fox NFL Sunday. His spot-on impressions of iconic figures like Jay Leno, George W. Bush and John Madden have won Caliendo such a large legion of fans that it was only a matter of time before he hit The Strip with his own resident show… and sure enough, he’s ended up at The Monte Carlo, where he’s currently making crowds roll in the aisles with laughter.
When the funnyman steps onstage at the top of each Las Vegas shows, he launches straight into a rapid-fire assault of celebrity impressions so accurate, you can close your eyes and swear that a huge lineup of of the biggest A-List stars on the planet are performing in front of you… but it’s just one guy. With over 150 different celebrities in his arsenal, including everyone from Robert De Niro to Bill Clinton to Kermit The Frog, you’ll wonder if the comedian is suffering from an identity crisis.
In addition to his celebrity impressions, Caliendo also delivers some fast paced standup comedy and presents a series of laugh out loud video sketches featuring Frank performing in character. Adding to the electric energy, Caliendo is backed by a full band that always keeps the show moving at a smoking pace. Frank ends the show on a high note, singing a song in dozens of different celebrity voices, switching smoothly between totally distinct impressions with each verse. It’s like a one man version of “We Are The World.”
Caliendo’s TV work has earned him a huge group of fans and admirers. If you see his fast paced and funny Las Vegas comedy show at the Monte Carlo, in which the comedian shows off the full extent of his eclectic range of insanely accurate celebrity impressions, you’ll understand what all the hype is about.