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Wall of Fame

Will Durst

Class Of: 1970
Inducted In: 2002

Will Durst has been called “a modern day Will Rogers” by the L.A. Times. Both critics and audiences worldwide agree that Durst is America’s premier political comic, having performed in front of 3 presidents and in over 14 countries. He writes a weekly Internet column, was a contributing editor to both the National Lampoon and George magazines and continues to pen frequent contributions to such periodicals such as the New York Times, The L.A. Times and his hometown San Francisco Chronicle. This five-time Emmy nominee and host/co-producer of the ongoing award winning PBS series “Livelyhood” is also a regular commentator on NPR and CNN, and has appeared on numerous comedy shows. Durst received seven consecutive nominations for the American Comedy Awards Stand Up of the Year and his performances come to us courtesy of the First Amendment.

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