Desi Banks

Desi Banks

Raleigh Improv

Fri Nov 5
07:00PM
Special Event
09:15PM
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Sat Nov 6
06:30PM
Special Event
09:00PM
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Sun Nov 7
07:00PM
Special Event

Desi Banks' Bio

Desi Banks is an actor, stand up comedian and social media personality whose online presences reaches over 10 million followers across multiple platforms.

As a Stand Up, Desi has quickly risen through the ranks and become a force on the road in just a few years. After embarking on the 30 city “You’re my Boyfriend Tour” with B. Simone in 2018, Desi quickly started selling out his own headlining dates across the country. In addition to being a favorite at colleges, selling out comedy clubs, and transitioning into theaters, in 2021 Desi began playing arenas on the In Real Life Comedy Tour alongside Mike Epps, Kountry Wayne, and Lavell Crawford. With his ever growing fanbase, Desi continues to establish himself as one stand up’s stars of today and the future.

As an actor Desi appeared in the Will Packer film, Little starring Issa Rae and Regina Hall. Additionally, Desi was in the film Merry Wish-Mas produced and directed by Terry J. Vaughn, as well as a playing a role in the movie Love By Chance.

As a content creator, Desi has made over 2,000 original videos to date. Desi Banks Productions creates writing and production opportunities for aspiring actors and provides a platform to disseminate creative compelling content to the masses. In addition to helping elevate the stars of tomorrow he’s also made content with the stars of today including Ludacris, 21 Savage, and others.