In addition to his knowledge about cars, “Top Gear” host Adam Ferrara knows how to make people laugh. Ferrara will headline a weekend full of shows at Helium Comedy Club Sept. 28-30.
Ferrara has excelled as a comedian, recording three Comedy Central specials, drawing accolades from Entertainment Weekly and earning industry nominations from his peers. He also has a range of credits on his acting resume, including roles on the television shows “Rescue Me,” “Nurse Jackie,” “Ugly Betty” and “The King of Queens,” and the films “Paul Blart: Mall Cop” and “Definitely, Maybe.”
Ferrara was one of the hosts of the popular United States version of the BBC series, “Top Gear,” that aired from 2010 to 2016. “Top Gear” made a stop in Buffalo when the American crew shut down the Skyway to film an episode in 2013.
Ferrara will perform five shows at Helium Comedy Club; 8 p.m. Sept. 28 and 7:30 and 10 p.m. Sept. 29-30. Tickets are $17 to $32 (box office, buffalo.heliumcomedy.com).