5 Ventriloquists In Los Angeles

If anyone in the Los Angeles or Orange County area is wondering how many Ventriloquists live in the area, the answer is approximately five.

Ventriloquist Justin Ver Burg (Funny Dummy)

Justin (known as Funny Dummy) is a Comedian & Ventriloquist. Of course, we’re going to start off by listing him… He’s our boss! He recently won the Terry Fator Ventriloquist Contest, has been asked by The Late Show with David Letterman to come to NY, and has kept audiences laughing at some of the world’s largest banks and Olympic Games.


Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham

Originally from the Lone Star State, Dunham moved to Hollywood in the 90’s. He’s since appeared on several TV shows and even had a show of his own on Comedy Central.

In case you’re not familiar, you may have seen his most famous sidekick, Achmed before.

Ventriloquist Jay Johnson

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Ventriloquist WIllie Tyler with his famous comedy sidekick, Lester

Mr. Johnson is an incredibly talented ventriloquist who even has his own Tony award-winning Broadway show, Jay Johnson: The Two and Only. Many know of Jay from his role as a ventriloquist on the popular sitcom Soap. He’s also appeared on several TV shows.

Ventriloquist Christine Berger

Christine is a talented ventriloquist, hailing from the great State of Indiana. In fact, her alma mater is Ball State University, the same school David Letterman graduated from!

Ventriloquist Willie Tyler & Lester

Tyler has made several commercial, movie and television appearances. Recently (2007), you may have seen him appear on The Late Show with David Letterman during “Ventriloquist Week.”