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Contributing Members of Tampa News Force

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John Jacobs - MTV Reality TV Star and Award-Winning Correspondent. Twitter & Instagram: @MaybachDiamonds TikTok : @johnjacobscc


Josh Santos - Award-winning videographer, stock photo/video producer, writer, web builder. Twitter & Instagram: @HashtagSantos - Portfolio:



Clark Brooks - Senior Supreme Executive Premium Content Editor for Tampa News Force. Comedian, writer and ordained minister. Twitter: @ClarkBrooks | Instagram:@ClarkBrooks54

Cannzana StockWil
- Tampa News Force Associate Street Anchor - Journalist, Author, and Academic. Studied Florida extensively at New College of Florida. Definitely not an undercover Florida rapper with the name C✰.

Jojo White
– Tampa News Force Social Media Correspondent, St. Petersburg based improv and comic actor. Twitter & Instagram: @OfficialJojoWhite


Matt “Matty Bill$” Williams – A captive meteorologist at the Tampa News Force Headquarters. Instagram: @mattypbills


Dalton Brown – Tampa News Force Video and Social Media Specialist. Instagram: @livewithdirtyd


Ryan Johnson – Tampa News Force on the street reporter.


Katy Styles –  Comedian, single mom, and pizza lover.

Bobby Kady – Comedian and Writer, as seen on "The Perfect Old Fashioned" and "'That Guy' at Fantasy Draft". Host of "Thee Fantasy Football Podcast".

Phil Robbins - Beloved Tampa News Force intern, YouTube: wolfjak


Sean Harper - Stand-Up. Former Alcoholic. Waffle House’s Arch Nemesis. Follow him on Twitter at @SeanHarperFL


Kyle Ruse - Tattooer, Comic, Typo master, Habitual hater, Writer @zebracorner, Instagram/Twitter: @kyle_ruse. Check him out at


Rosemary Jane Murphy – Tampa News Force Productions Contributing Member, Sketch Writer and Improv Specialist. As seen on "How to Meet a Weed Dealer"


JJ Curry - Stand-up Comic, Tampa News Force Production Contributing Member, Sketch Writer and Improv Specialist. As seen on "The Perfect Sketch"


Taylor Cuzino- Writer/neighborhood fuckgirl


Jaret Moore – Comedian and Writer, Tampa News Force Senior Fluffer


Lauren Lance - Vocalist for Swampland Symphony. Twitter: @laurenelance / Instagram:@llaurenllance


Marie Williams – Comedian and Writer, As seen on “ghosted”


Randy Holton – Comedian, writer and 2018 Florida Senator and Governor Party Party Nominee


Jeff Rey - Comedian and writer, as seen on 'Great Catch' and 'The Details'


Matt Carter - Comedian and writer, as heard on "How to Die Alone"


Lindsay Glazer – Comedian/Lawyer/Alpha Bitch, as seen on "Pizza Guy"


Shannon Kelly – Comedian and Tampa News Force Contributing Writer, as seen on “Who Let the Dog Out?”


Sloan – Comedian and Writer, as seen on “Hustler”


Mike Rigo  - Comedian and Writer, as seen on "Comeatian"


Alex Utz - Comedian/Improv/Writer, as seen on "play????"


Rio Paris – Comedian, Writer, Musical Artist and Freestyle Rapper - As seen on “Wack Panther”/Twitter: @laughfrican


Jake Brown - Comedian, Writer, as seen on "The Barista"


James Maphis – Comedian, writer and Tampa News Force contributing writer.


Robert Ebeid – Comedian/Improv/Writer, as seen on 'Adult Minions Offical Trailer (2020)'


Johnny B – Comedian and Tampa News Force Sports Correspondent, Host of The Johnny B Show on 102.5 The Bone


Rafiq Shaheen - Comedian/Writer/TNF Movie Critic As seen on “N & C”


Jake Iannarino - Comedian/Actor/Improv Artist/Musician - As seen on “Great Catch”


Ashley Mostoller - Comedian/Writer As seen on “Controlling”


ZoeBoe69 - Comedian/Writer - As seen on “Clean UR Clock!”


Kevin Taylor - Comedian/Writer - As seen on “Tucked”


Liam C. Merio-Hull – Tampa News Force Reporter and Former Pickleball and Lawn Bowling Medalist in the Florida Senior Games.

Ian Bagg -
Comedian/Podcaster One of the greatest comics touring today, as seen on “Pillows!”

Emily Harris - Comedian/Writer As seen on “Bean” 

Tim C – Comedian, Writer and Comedic Actor, As seen on “Getting a Taste”. Learn more at


Bobby Bowker - Comedian/Writer, As seen on “Recording”


David Wayne - Comedian/Writer - Local Standup, Podcaster, and Nutritionist – Listen to “How to Die Alone.”

Stevie Hensworth –
Writer/Podcaster - Stevie Hensworth is a raconteur, fifth generation Tampanian by proxy, and avid grout enthusiast. Listen to the podcast “How to Die Alone.”

John J Murray ­–
Comedian, Something Planet Podcast Host and Tampa News Force contributing writer.

Roger Nelson –
Comedian, host of Fubar Weekly Podcast and Tampa News Force contributing writer.

Chris Whitener –
Magical Butter executive director and Tampa News Force contributing writer.

Ashley Dieudonne –
Writer, Photographer, Videographer and Tux Man. Vintage River Productions

Cara Millburg –  
Comedian and writer, as seen on N & C.

Jon Griffiths – 
Tampa News Force special correspondent, comedian and writer.

Chris Coon – 
Dedicated Truth-Writer bringing you the Story of the Facts.

Crunch Cardwell – 
Genius Voice of a Generation / Southern Cosmopolitan / Florida Cracker / Liberal Propagandist / Social Justice Jedi / Fuckboy Feminist.

Devin Siebold
- Devin Siebold is a Central Florida comedian and former winner of Mike Calta's Last Comic Stranded at Side Splitters.

Mark the Shark – 
Mark is a 33-year-old Tampa native. He’s a film and history buff who has a soft side for kittens and crickets.