Frank Nicotero

Comedian and TV Host, known for the popular "Street Smarts" comedy game show.
Frank Nicotero, TV Host, Comedy, Stand-Up Comedian

Many people know Frank Nicotero from his five-year stint as the host of the wildly popular syndicated comedy game show, Street Smarts. He is also known for hosting Yahoo TV’s Primetime in No Time, a comical three-minute roundup of primetime TV shows that recorded nearly 150 million streams in its debut year. Frank’s most recent project is the floating game show Pontoon Payday, which aired after the popular Party Down South on CMT.

Frank made his network stand-up debut on The Late, Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and he has become Hollywood’s go-to funnyman and host, warming up audiences for America’s Got Talent and The X Factor. Some of his past hosting gigs include CMT game show Win, Lose or Pawn, two seasons of TruTV’s It Only Hurts When I Laugh and the hit How To Be a Grown Up, as well as The Game of Life on the Hasbro Channel. Frank has also done “man-on-the-street” segments for TBS Weekend Extra, has written and produced shows for MTV, Fox Family and Disney, and appeared on shows like Fox’s The Sports List, VH1’s The Cheesiest Videos of All Time, The Rosie O’Donnell Show, The Wayne Brady Show and The Sharon Osbourne Show. Frank is a comedy regular at The Laugh Factory, Icehouse, Comedy Magic Club and, when in his hometown of Pittsburgh, is a featured special guest on 102.5 WDVE’s Morning Show. His debut comedy album, That Street Smarts Guy, is available now! Find more on