Ross Mark and Bob Read - Talent Scouts
Ross Mark and Bob Read have been the Talent Executives for NBC's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno for the past four and half years. They are responsible for booking the comedians that appear on the show every night. Bob and Ross were founders and creators of the HBO Workspace in Hollywood.
Bob and Ross were most recently, consultants for the first two seasons on Bravo's hit series Celebrity Poker. Bob and Ross were the on-air talent scouts for NBC's hit reality show Last Comic Standing during its first two seasons. This summer they will be returning to the show for its 4th season.
In addition to their work as talent executives, Bob and Ross have produced numerous comedy specials and documentaries, including the Cable Ace Award winner Drop Dead Gorgeous: The Power of HIV-Positive Thinking.
Bob and Ross are also involved in the charity The Children's Circle, which provides the highest possible quality of life for HIV/AIDS infected, affected and at risk children, youth and families. The charity also provides residential services to all medically fragile foster children, as well as case management and psychosocial support services for families in the community impacted by chronic and life-threatening diseases.