Detroit's own Matt Jernigan performs clean comedy with a humorous combination of song parodies and celebrity impressions. An amazing comedy impressionist, Matt hilariously spoofs popular rock, R&B, hip hop, country and pop stars. With just his guitar and incredible talent, he brings everyone from Elvis Presley to Snoop Dogg to the stage.
Matt's long list of celebrity impressions includes:
Elvis Presley * Neil Diamond * Lady Gaga * Arnold Schwarzenegger * Johnny Mathis * Snoop Dogg * Ray Charles * Simon Cowell * Sammy Davis Jr * Britney Spears * The Clash * Gun N' Roses * Tom Jones * Justin Bieber * Buddy Holly * Aaron Neville * Tom Petty * Louis Armstrong * Bon Jovi * Brian Adams * Jason Mraz * Michael Bolton * Green Day * Ricky Martin * Sugar Ray * Smash Mouth * Spongebob Squarepants * Donald Duck * Christopher Walken * Scooby Doo * Grover * Yoda * and many more!
A talented actor, Matt has appeared on many television shows, films, and commercials including The X Files, Days of Our Lives, Comedy Central's Make Me Laugh, and Matlock. He has performed in some of the nation's top comedy clubs including The World Famous Comedy Store in Hollywood and The Icehouse of Pasadena.
Matt takes pride in doing completely "curse-free" comedy because he believes that it doesn't have to be crude to be comedy. Whether it's a corporate event, college, or church social, Matt has done it and left a lasting impression — without a single swear word or innuendo.
Whether the audience is mostly kids, teens, college students, adults, or seniors, Matt guarantees something for everyone!
"Matt Jernigan was a delight to work with - flexible and easy with our somewhat casual setting & group. The audience loved him. He read us well and tailored material for our group. Lots of laughter, belly holding and eye wiping. We would recommend him with two thumbs up!" - Vice President, Lutheran Social Services Corporate retreat (Detroit, MI)
"Everything was great! Matt's performance was fantastic and colleagues keep stopping by my office today to tell me how much they enjoyed it!" - Talent Director, Little Caesars Pizza Service Recognition Program (Detroit, MI)
"Matt is delightful! Everyone enjoyed his performance and truly appreciated his wit and humor! I'm all ready looking for events to invite him to in the future. Thank you for your responsible representation of this clean comedian." - Clerk, Oakland County Clerks Association Annual Christmas Party (Lake Orion, MI)
"We loved Matt Jernigan! he was funny on stage, and off stage he was totally approachable. Very nice night out for our whole church!" - Fundraiser Coordinator, North Monroe Street Church of God Youth Group Fundraiser (North Monroe, MI)
"Matt was wonderful, and very personable." - Auction Chair, Immanuel Lutheran School PTL Auction Fundraiser (Macomb, MI)
"Matt did such a great job! He was a great pleasure to work with. He was so social with everyone and we truly enjoyed his humor!" - Senior Executive Assistant, DSM Christmas Party (Birmingham, MI)
"Excellent! Matt provided wonderful entertainment." - Office Professional, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans Client Appreciation Dinner (Shelby Township, MI)
"My client loved Matt Jernigan's performance and said he was fabulous! I would highly recommend him! Truly funny and entertaining!" - Meeting Planner, Events to Envy Executives Holiday Party (Detroit, MI)
"Matt was great to work with. He helped make our night extraordinary!" - General Manager, Messiah Lutheran Church Volunteer appreciation event (Midland, MI)
Alpena Community Credit Union Credit Union Day Celebration (Alpena, MI)
Antioch Church Outreach event (Frankfort, IN)
Becks Propane Company Christmas party (St. Johns, MI)
Booster Association for String Students Fundraiser (Reynoldsburg, OH)
Carmel United Methodist Church Fundraiser (Carmel, IN)
City of Green Parks & Recreation Taste of Green Festival (Green, OH)
Community Bible Church Valentines Banquet (Mansfield, OH)
Ilitch Holdings Executives Holiday Party (Detroit, MI)
Family Worship Center Christmas party (Kokomo, IN)
Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance Accountant and Information System Conference (Indianapolis, IN)
Jenner Sales Employee Appreciation Retreat (Indianapolis, IN)
Lifetouch Christmas party (Sandusky, OH)
Little Caesars Enterprises Supplier Summit (Detroit, MI)
Marion Area Counseling Center Fundraiser (Marion, OH)
Peoples Federal Savings Bank Employee Recognition Dinner (Auburn, IN)
Precision Poured Walls Annual Company Christmas Party (Walnut Creek, OH)
Serra Chevrolet Holiday Party (Southfield, MI)
The Honeywell Foundation, Inc. Holiday Party (Wabash, IN)
Victory Christian Center Christmas party (Riverdale, MI)