Burpie, better known to his friends and family as Jeremy Alsop is a native of Charlotte, North Carolina, he is one of the hottest stand up comedians on the scene. He attended college at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University where he found his love for doing stand up comedy.
Since starting comedy just a mere 2 years ago he has been granted the opportunity to work with comedians such as Nick Lewis, Nephew Tommy, Reginald “Bruh Man” Ballard, Barbara Carlisle, Lil Duval, Double D, Red Bone, Drew Frazier, Dee Ellis, and many more. His knowledge and hunger to learn about comedy is motivation that drives him to be the funniest he can be, and of course the laughs.
He has appeared on MTV’s WildnOut and Joking Off, Shaq’s Next All Star, Season 7 of Last Comic Standing and was a semifinalist for Nephew Tommy’s “50 Comics Deep” comedy competition.
He does shows at colleges and comedy clubs throughout the state of North Carolina. Knowing that he can put a smile on someone’s face is enough reward in his eyes. Wherever Jeremy goes, he brings positivity, creativity, drive, and the funniest sense of humor one could ever imagine. He’s been compared to a Jamie Foxx, Eddie Murphy, Martin Lawrence style of comedian which says a lot. He uses his success as an outlet to help others. He will continue to grow, meet his goals, and put a smile on people’s faces every chance he get and he will always give back.