Keith Lyle was born and raised on the mean streets of Chicago. Well... It was the suburbs, but it was
still tough. His house was filled with the loud, loving tirades of his family. Having been immersed in a
2 parent home, the yelling never stopped. Because of this, he had a difficult time fitting in at school.
Realizing that making people laugh is truly a gift that keeps on giving, Keith began to develop his
strong sense of humor.
Keith's quick wit and topical material take you from the front page to inside his head, and the depth of
his family's dysfunctions. He has been in several commercials and TV shows, and films. His biggest role to date was having 4
lines in the blockbuster movie “The Hangover”. He may have had more screen time as a dead body on
CSI, but hey- it's 4 lines in a better movie than Tom Hanks made that year. He also has roles in the
films “Holding Lucid” directed by John Bizarre and “A Tribute to Fluffy” directed by
Micah Cyrus. Keith co wrote and stars in a new web series currently in production called “Class
Keith was honored to be selected as the feature act for headliner Don Barnhart. In the summer of 2012,
Keith made his 1st trip overseas to entertain the troops in Kuwait. In 2013, he went to Afghanistan,
Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Jordan, Spain, Portugal and Greece on 2 separate trips in the "Don Barnhart All
Star Comedy Tour" for Armed Forces Entertainment. He went overseas again in October 2014 and
again in August of 2015 as part the “Battle Comics” Tour for AFE. Keith spent most of 2017 &2018 as
the House Emcee at Jokesters Comedy Club in Las Vegas. Between stand up gigs in 2019, Keith
diversified his resume by acting in plays “Driving Miss Daisy” (as “Boolie”) as well as “The House of
Tomorrow”. He is also a founding member on the Pro Team roster for improv juggernaut
Comedysportz Las Vegas franchise.
He has also hosted a week each for the popular websites Tweet the Joke and Dear Comic and had the
most online votes in the Improv's "Up Yours Contest in 2012. Keith is active on social media with over
89,000 Twitter followers, and countless friends on Facebook and Instagram.