As a stand-up comedian, Alex has starred in two 1- hour comedy specials “Straight Clownin’” (SHOWTIME) and “Alex Thomas Live” (BET). Alex has opened up for such stars as: Sinbad, Jamie Foxx, Mark Curry, Damon Wayans, and Bill Cosby. Stand-up comedy has lead Alex to many television and film roles. Alex played a sidekick role to Jamie Foxx on the hit sitcom The Jamie Foxx Show for three seasons. Alex has also appeared on several talk shows, including: The Best Damn Sports Show Period (FOX), Jay Leno (NBC), and Premium Blend (Comedy Central). In addition, he has appeared in hit films, such as: The Players Club, Two Can Play That Game, Just Married, BAPS, and The Wash, to name a few.