Stand-up comedian, motivational speaker, TV & radio personality, actress, author and entrepreneur are all titles fitting for Karith Foster. She is one of the hottest comics to come out of New York City according to both The Hollywood Reporter and Backstage Magazine who named her one of the “Top 10 Comics to Watch”.
A native Texan, Karith began her comedy career in New York City where she has since risen to the top of her game as a national headliner. She is best known for being Don Imus’ sidekick on his nationally syndicated “Imus in the Morning” on WABC Radio. She has hosted her own popular internet talk show “Karith Foster: America’s Girlfriend” on Shovio.com. She is the author of “Laugh Your Way to Happiness: 101 Ways to Have a Great Laugh” and creator of Laughter Bootcamp™
Karith is a writer for the Huffington Post. She has appeared on Comedy Central’s Premium Blend, NBC’s Today Show and Last Comic Standing, and a variety of VH-1 shows including Best Week Ever, the Awesomely Bad series. Her greatest triumphs include performing on Showtime at the Apollo (getting applause, not boos), doing live audience warm-up for the Oprah Winfrey Show and Skypeing as a guest with Oprah. Her comedy CD “Karith Foster: Straight Outta Plano is currently in rotation on Sirius/XM’s Raw Dog Comedy Channel.