Originally from Atlanta, Jonathan Giles officially started comedy in Chicago. After his first year in the industry he was invited to the San Francisco SketchFest, named a finalist in the Jack Rollins Talent Breakthrough Competition at the Cabo Comedy Festival and recently was selected to participate in the Clean Comedy Challenge in Pasadena.
Giles produces The Love Below Storytelling Show and hosts a monthly stand-up showcase at The Revival Theater in Chicago, He's also written POV, a political satire show at iO Chicago.
He's appeared across the country at well-known clubs such as the Laugh Factory, Zanies, Laughing Skull, Punchline and the Ice House Comedy Club. Giles performances not only include clubs, but also charity events and colleges across the US, Mexico and Canada.
Giles looks to connect with and inspire everyone through the gift of laughter. Also, he enjoys cooking with his specialty being grilled cheese sandwiches and gives a mean bear hug.