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Lufkin comedian to perform on "Tonight Show" tonight

Lufkin comedian to perform on

POSTED: Tuesday, May 17, 2011 - 11:52am

UPDATED: Tuesday, May 17, 2011 - 7:22pm

A Lufkin stand-up comedian will perform for a nationwide audience tonight on the "Tonight Show" with Jay Leno.

Producers at the show discovered Tim Banfield, also known as Funny Guy Timmy on his Youtube account, and flew him out to Los Angeles on Monday for the performance, according to his friend Lance Moore.
Banfield’s Youtube account includes videos of his multiple impersonations including former President George W. Bush, John Wayne, singer Aaron Neville and Jay Leno.

It’s been a whirlwind week for the young performer. He said he received the call from the show on Thursday..

You can see more on the story at The Lufkin Daily News Website.

You can also see some of his work here on YouTube.

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After reviewing the link posted to you tube and a couple other of his video's I can see what Jay Leno's producers liked so much about this young man. In Hollwood it's more important to be liberal than to have talent, this guy is awful !

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