HOST * COMEDIAN * ACTOR
WRITER * MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER
Comedy allows me to encourage, enlighten and
In 2013 he won over the audience and judges at the McDonald’s Gospel Fest and walked away as Best Gospel Comedian. While that was an awesome experience, Chuck has been grabbing audiences by their funny bones for years using his gift to encourage, enlighten and uplift.
This funny guy has stepped on comedy club stages all across the world, opened up for mainstream comedians like Rickey Smiley, written for nationally acclaimed comedy sketch television shows, been seen in major motion pictures, national commercial ads, cable network shows, and performed on stages from New York to London to Bangladesh. Burks is a classically trained actor having recieved his M.F.A. in Acting from Columbia University. He currently uses his training not only to act professionally but also to write, produce and direct stage plays like OMG! A Stage Play for school age children addressing cyber bullying.
Even though all of these experiences and opportunities have been amazing, he believes his most important tasks are honoring God and his role as a husband and father.