Tim Rykert Vancouver Island Comedian
Tim Rykert is a smooth talking, audience-pleasing comedian, born and raised in Toronto, where he began his comedy career in 1990. Tim Rykert quickly became one Canada’s most sought after comedy performers. Tim is a classic television quality stand-up comic. No props, no juggling, no cheap toilet humour, just brilliant, hilarious observations about the world we live in.
Known for his clean, clever, high brow material, Tim’s act has taken him around the world as a headliner of comedy clubs, festivals, cruise ships, and corporate events and has made numerous television appearances including Just For Laughs, and two of his own 1 hour comedy specials on CBC, CTV and The Comedy Network. Tim Rykert’s take on topics like world travel, politics, current events and popular culture have been winning rave revues and filling rooms with side splitting laughter for many years. An experienced professional, Tim Rykert is fully capable of tailoring his act to meet your functions specific needs.
Tim loves acting as he has done in several movie and television appearances including a recurring role Ken Finkleman’s critically acclaimed “The Newsroom”.
Most recently Tim Rykert has been touring the United States as the opening act for the Grammy nominated singing sensation Michael Buble.