Emmy-nominated actor and comedian Tracy Morgan will perform at Treasure Island April 25, 2014 at 9 p.m.
Morgan was first introduced to television audiences as “Hustleman” on the hit comedy series “Martin.” He went on to join “Saturday Night Live” in 1996 where he appeared for seven seasons and created the memorable characters “Astronaut Jones” and “Brian Fellows.” After leaving SNL, Morgan starred in his own comedy series “The Tracy Morgan Show” and voiced “Spoonie Luv” on Comedy Central’s “Crank Yankers.”
From 2006 to 2013, Morgan starred on NBC’s Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning “30 Rock,” opposite Tina Fey and Alec Baldwin as Tracy Jordan, the unpredictable star of the fictional hit variety show “TGS with Tracy Jordan.” In 2009, he received an Emmy nomination for “Best Supporting Actor” for his work on “30 Rock.”
One the big screen, he has starred in numerous films including “The Son of No One,” “Why Stop Now,” “Half Baked,” “Deal at a Funeral” and “The Longest Yard.” He has provided his voice to numerous animated characters over the years including Luiz in “Rio” and the upcoming “Rio 2,” and Blaster in “G-Force.”
In 2009 he released his first book, “I Am The New Black,” a compilation of studied anecdotes and some of the more serious moments that shaped him and his career.
Tickets are available starting at $54.95, plus tax and handling fees, and can be purchased online at www.treasureisland.com, or by calling the box office at 866-712-9308 or 702-894-7722. Guests must be 18 years or older to attend.