Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 26, 2009
In the hopes of continuing the legacy of one of stand up's greatest artists, the estate of Richard Jeni is proud to announce the creation of a new website dedicated to preserving the memory and comedy of Richard Jeni. As a testament to the over 10,000 entries in his guest book clamoring for access to Jeni's prolific body of work, the estate of Richard Jeni has gone to great efforts in the revamping of RichardJeni.com. This newly reconstructed website promises to offer something new to even the most hard core fans. The family has finally acquired the rights to many of his specials which are now available to fans new and old in the website's store. There will also be a forum for those wishing to connect with other Richard Jeni fans, to share their thoughts about one of stand up comedy's greatest artists. Included are never before seen photographs and clips. Visit the website to be updated with news and announcements regarding Richard Jeni in the media such as; plans for new CDs and DVDs from Jeni's vast archived material, a future documentary celebrating the comic's life and work, and an upcoming segment on A&E's Biography.
Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Richard Jeni entertained millions of people in his lifetime. Ranked number 57 on Comedy Central's list of all time greatest comedians. Jeni is revered the
world over by superstars, comedy legends, family and friends alike.
Below are a few testimonials from Richard's peers:
Jay Leno -- "He had an everyman kind of appeal...He just made me laugh. When you were in a room with other comics he made them laugh."
Jerry Seinfeld -- ""I do not know of one comedian who did not think that Rich Jeni was amazing."
Chris Rock -- "Rich was a friend, a mentor, and one of the best comedians I've ever seen...I'm really gonna miss him."
RichardJeni.Com was formally launched on April 21, 2009.
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