Max Thomas

Understudy

MAX THOMAS is a stand-up, actor, writer, director, impersonator, sketch performer, and spoken word improviser with the improv team “PREACH” who was raised on the Southside of Chicago and grew up on Jimi Hendrix, Rick James, & Soy Milk. Thomas has been featured at Zanies, The Comedy Store, Jokes and Notes, The Second City Chicago & Hollywood, Laugh Factory, Steppenwolf Theater, Black & Funny Festival, Detroit Improv Festival, Boston Improv Festival, The Hideout Chicago & Boston, The Revival Theater, and the Lollapalooza Festival impersonating Barack Obama for FuseTV. His acting credits include Chicago P.D., Hotdate, Studio B, Autumn Daze, and Othello. Thomas was recently nominated for a 2019 Jeff Award for his performance in the play In the Blood by Suzan Lori-Parks.