Kelechi Jaavaid | January 11, 2019

The Surely You Jest Comedy Season at the Courtyards of Andover brings you their first show of 2019 featuring comedian Kelechi Jaavaid!



  • Pasta Bar

  • Fried Fish (chefs choice) with Lemons and Tartar

  • 25% Off Bottle of Wine


Ace comic K Jay the Comedian, aka, Kelechi Jaavaid could walk into an empty room and have a good time jump off. The seasoned veteran owns a singular, laid-back style that turns a stand-up stage into his living room, the audience into his guests and the evening into a funfest of topical humor. His sketches are witty depictions of everyday life via wry, bone-dry scenarios. Having notched over 50 million views with Freakout videos. His stock and trade are quintessential cool and common sense, finding humor in everyday life. He can be wildly crazy like a kid having fun.

Minneapolis, MN/Hollywood, CA - And just as the prime ingredients in retail marketing are location when it comes to comedy, it’s all about timing: K-Jay is smooth as a Swiss clock. In short, he’s a natural born cutup who gives your funny bone a true workout. For good measure, a strapping 6’ 6” and classically handsome, he’s done modeling stints for such clients as Big & Tall Casual Male, Best Buy, Dinty Moore and Science Museum of Minnesota. His fitness workout was featured in Minneapolis Star Tribune segment "How I Got This Body" in 2012. He played in NBA summer league in the late 1980's and 1990's and has three summer Pro-Am championship in Minneapolis. He has also acted at nationally renowned Playwrights Center and Brave New Workshop with a full scholarship for improvising acting. He currently co-hosts cable access show," Man Up" the men version of "The View", except we don't talk over each other. Facilitating healthful information to enhance self-worth and relationships with sharing wit and wisdom on topical subjects.

After sharping his chops in the Midwest and east coast, K Jay has appeared in most LA clubs, including: The Comedy Store, Irvine & Ontario Improv, Flappers and more. He has also acted as a host of comedy festivals including the recent SLO Comedy Festival in 2017. 

K Jay has appeared on TMZ and Fox TV's Divorce Court. He is currently producing an indie film "InBetween Unknowns" as well as, acting in various film.