Emmy®-nominated and best-selling comedian Chonda Pierce has been making audiences laugh for more than two decades with her winning combination of fierce wit and southern charm. Pierce is fresh off an incredible year after debuting her movie Chonda Pierce: Laughing In The Dark, to rave reviews from audiences and critics alike. A stand-up comedian, television hostess, author, and now actress, Pierce has channeled her life experiences into positivity, bringing laughter to audiences around the country. As the RIAA’s best-selling female comedian, her hilarious take on life is easily relatable as she publicly opens up to her listeners about times of darkness and depression in her own life, drawing humor and good from every situation. Pierce got her start working at Opryland Theme Park in Nashville where she performed as Grand Ole Opry star Minnie Pearl. After deciding to pursue comedy full-time Pierce turned her gift of storytelling into a successful comedic career, selling more comic albums than any other female comedian. In addition to her ten successful albums to date, she has also authored eight books and appears at venues big and small throughout the United States. Today, Pierce continues to bring the laughs with her unique blend of music and comedy.