Jim Elliott began performing standup in his native Washington DC in 2005. He quickly landed a spot as a regular host in the now-defunct Northern Virginia comedy club Wiseacres, hosting five shows a week. He relocated to Dublin, Ireland in 2007, where his easygoing style deveolped in cosmopolitan DC proved popular with Europeans as well. He now performs regularly alongside the EU"s top acts at Dublin"s Laughter Lounge and International Comedy Club. He was a Bulmers Comedy Competition finalist in 2008 and AmusedMoose Laugh Off Finalist in 2011, and has supported Seann Walsh, Reginald D Hunter, Ardal O'Hanlon, and John Moloney.