Dave Keystone is an experienced host, humorist, writer, producer, and designer. His distinctively dry, clever wit combined with extremely honest and confident ranting style make him an engaging and refreshing voice for audiences of all backgrounds. Often drawing from personal stories and social observation, Dave spins virtually any scenario into a comedic masterpiece.
Dave is the host of Corus Entertainment‘s brand new series COOK’D on YTV! He hosts and guides enthusiastic young food aficionados as they judge a new kid-centric cuisine theme each week, prepared by cooking competitors from different backgrounds and with a wide range of culinary know-how. In the Cook’d kitchen they sautée, season and simmer to see if they have what it takes to wow the judges, and if they don’t, they GET COOK’D.
Dave Produced the recently released documentary, The Sheik, profiling the life of ex-professional wrestler, The Iron Sheik. The Sheik was featured at the 2014 Hot Docs Film Festival and was voted in to the Audience Top 20 Picks of 2014. The Sheik is available for digital download at www.SheikMovie.com.
At 19, Alliance Atlantis cast Dave as a principal lead on Canada’s yearlong reality show, U8TV: The Lofters. About his performance, Shift Magazine, published, “David is easily the most talented host of the lot. He possesses a rare sly wit with the subtle facial expressions cameras eat up.”
Additional credits include Dave’s performance of his Robert De Niro impression on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. He has performed his stand-up routines at The Comedy Store in Los Angeles and Caroline’s on Broadway as well as several well-established Toronto comedy clubs.