He later went on to perform Rusty in London and on both of the Japan/Australia Tours. So join Bobby ON THE INSIDE his mind, beliefs, family and career as he leads you on a wild ride that will entertain you and hopefully help … Leave feedback. Not so fast, my friend. Over the years, he has hosted VH-1′s “Stand Up Spotlight”; toured with Cher, Julio Iglesias, Dolly Parton and Tony Bennett, among others; and released six comedy CDs, “On the Inside,” “Out of Bounds,” “You’re Not Coming With Us,” “Mr. During his stint at Maryland Eastern Shore, Collins, in his first season, led the Hawks to their best record at 18-15 in 41 years of the men's basketball program. Bobby Collins is a British theatre and television actor who created the role of Turnov in Starlight Express. Bobby Collins is always the funniest guy in the room. We need to check your ID. 24, 2020. A native of New York, he was literally born into comedy when his father named him for his favorite comedian, Bob Hope. With more than 200 stand-up performances around the country each year, he is a show-business institution who has made millions laugh. Bobby reveals more than his laser wit for the first time. Collect bonus rewards from our many partners, including AMC, Stubs, Cinemark Connections, Regal Crown Club when you link accounts. 2000-2010: Shaw's Decade of Championships. The incredible turnaround year also saw widespread recognition of the accomplishments in Princess Anne with Collins winning MEAC Coach of the Year, as well as freshman Ryan Andino earning MEAC Rookie of the Year honors. He knows what it’s like to work a day job, in order to pursue a dream. Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. He’s flipped his share of burgers, as well as signing on as a substitute high school history teacher, to pay the bills – all the while performing in comedy clubs at night. He guided the Rams to 32 wins during that time, including a pair of 12-win seasons. Many of Bobby’s enthusiastic fans have been following him for years and know by heart some of his classic bits (“…on the inside!”). Mini Bio (1) Observing and sharing what he finds funny, has made Bobby Collins one of today's top headlining comedic talents. Connect your Spotify account to your Last.fm account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform. Get your swag on with discounted movies to stream at home, exclusive movie gear, access to advanced screenings and discounts galore. All user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. Michael Myers also earned numerous awards, including Riley Wallace Player of the Year, while Collins was named 2015 Ben Jobe Coach of the Year. Collins comes to Shaw after serving as an assistant men’s basketball coach at South Carolina State University for two seasons. The Southern Pines, N.C., native was at the helm when WSSU made the transition into the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) before the 2007 season. In the 1980s, Bobby left a lucrative position as vice president of Calvin Klein to pursue his dream and ended up working alongside such comedy legends as Jerry Seinfeld and Jay Leno. His ability to truthfully translate the human condition through his hilarious characterizations and conversational style endears him to audiences all across the county. He signed a contract with Everton from Pollok at the age of 17, but after a contractual dispute he eventually ended up joining Celtic instead of Everton; he was also working as an apprentice cobbler at the time. It was the 2010-14 seasons that distinguished Collins as a premier head coach, where he went 79-35 after Winston-Salem State moved back to Division II. Bobby Collins, Writer: Big Bite. He was born on 16 February 1931 in Govanhill, Glasgow, Scotland, the eldest of Tom and Bella Collins's six children. With more than 200 stand-up performances around the country each year, he is a show-business institution who has made millions laugh. New York,” “I Wanna Go Home” and most recently “I’m on the Boat.”. We know life happens, so if something comes up, you can return or exchange your tickets up until the posted showtime. A native of New York, he was literally born into comedy when his father named him for his favorite comedian, Bob Hope. A new version of Last.fm is available, to keep everything running smoothly, please reload the site. Previous to his job with Winston-Salem State, Collins had coaching stints at Hampton University for 11 seasons, where he helped lead the Pirates to three Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Championships. A 1991 graduate of Eastern Kentucky University, Collins was a four-year starter on the men's basketball team where he was named to the Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) All-Freshman Team and reaped Honorable Mention All-OVC as a senior. Rack up 500 points and you'll score a $5 reward for more movies. This section contains mature content and you need to be at least 17 years old. He lays out the wisdom he’s been sharing with friends and family for years. A 1991 graduate of Eastern Kentucky University, Collins was a four-year starter on the men's basketball team where he was named to the Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) All-Freshman Team and reaped Honorable Mention All-OVC as a senior. Collins first worked at Catch a Rising Star Comedy Club on the Upper East Side of New York City and then went on to performing all over the city and in New Jersey. Bobby Collins is a writer and actor, known for Big Bite (2003), Hamish & Andy (2004) and Laughing Out Loud: America's Funniest Comedians (2001). Following his graduation from EKU, Collins played professional basketball in Finland, where he earned MVP honors overseas in the Helsinki Classic Tournament in 1991. That year, WSSU was ranked as high as No. He made his debut at outside-right against Old Firm rivals Rangers on 13 August 1949, getting the better of Jock Shaw he helped Celtic to a 3–2 Scottish League Cupvictory. Feel free to contribute! Earn 125 points on every ticket you buy. A native New Yorker, Collins possesses a confidence and genuine everyman likeability that can only be earned. Despite being just about 5 ft … Watch The Official 'What Lies Below' Trailer Starring Mena Suvari, What to Watch on FandangoNOW: ‘Train to Busan Presents: ‘Peninsula,’ ‘The Craft: Legacy’ and More, This Week in Movie News: Patrick Wilson to Direct ‘Insidious 5,’ Ben Wheatley to Direct ‘The Meg 2’ and More. The audience at a Bobby Collins show is half the fun. Boddy Collins will enter his first season at the helm of the Shaw University men's basketball program after being named the head coach on Mar. Prior to South Carolina State, Collins spent the past four years as the head coach at Maryland-Eastern Shore in Princess Anne, Maryland. The winning mark was the first above -.500 record for an Eastern Shore team since the 1993-94 season, while the third-place finish in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference was the best since that same year. But Bobby keeps it fresh with new observations based on everyday life and his travels around the country. While other comics have left stand-up behind, Bobby has kept going, preferring the intimacy and energy he finds in live clubs, theaters and casinos. Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. His best season with the Rams was during the 2012-13 season as the team went 21-7 overall, with a 13-3 record in the CIAA. 7 in the nation and earned a second seed in the NCAA Division II Tournament. Those seasons saw him win at least 10 games in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (CIAA) each year and his teams made three appearances in the NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional Tournament during the span, including a CIAA Southern Division Championship in 2010-12 and Tournament title in 2011-12. Get the latest on Bobby Collins on Fandango. Fandango helps you go back to the movies with confidence and peace of mind.