Brent Blakeney is a comedian out of Raleigh, NC. Starting in 2011, Brent has been ardently practicing his craft, and has not let off the gas. Hard work and dedication has led to Brent gaining notoriety at comedy festivals, as well as the chance to work with some of the biggest names in the industry; such as Brian Regan, Bill Burr, and Iliza Shelsinger.
In 2015, Brent was picked up to be the featured opener for "Last Comic Standing" winner Jon Reep. He has accompanied Jon around the country performing in clubs and theaters alike. In 2018, Brent was a national winner of Kenan Thompson's "Road to NYC" contest earning him a showcase at the historic Carolines on Broadway.
2019 has been very productive. Brent was voted "Best of Fest" at the SLO Comedy Festival in San Luis Obispo, California, as well as winning the "North Carolina's Funniest" competition.