BET favorite Gary Owen is a sure bet for laughs as he brings his unique, multicultural stand-up act to The Pearl at Palms. The actor and comedian made a name for himself on BET’s Comic View. With more than 20 years in the comedy game, this seasoned performer knows how to work a crowd and deliver the biggest laughs.

Growing up in a trailer park gave Owen plenty of fodder for jokes, and his teenage escapades are hilariously relatable. Be careful; he’ll call you out for knowing the words to boy band songs.

Named “Black America’s Favorite White Comic” by Ebony magazine, Owen defies stereotypes and proves laughter is color-blind. Owen cut his teeth in the world of stand-up comedy while he was in the U.S. Navy before making his side job his career.

His comedic chops led to featured roles in a string of popular comedies like Daddy Day Care, Think Like a Man and Ride Along, plus TV shows like Tyler Perry's series House of Payne. From stand-up to the small screen to the big screen, Gary Owen has proven he’s got the charisma to win over a wide variety of audiences.

The Pearl at Palms, 9 p.m. July 13, starting at $34.95 plus tax and fee. 702.944.3200