About Eastside Ivo & Hannibal Thompson
Ivory Williams Jr. aka "Eastside Ivo" is a Detroit native who carries the moniker given to him by his father. Ivory aka "Little Ivo" changed his name and blazed his own path. Ivory gladly carries the "Eastside" of Detroit in his spirit. Mr. Williams began his career unofficially as a high-school class clown who took his antics to the internet in 2014. Ivo now has a social media presence that is like no other.
In his early stages of his career, he used all that he learned from his household and running the street to create skits that embodied all that he experienced. He made sure to include his handsome then 1-year-old in everything which he founded his famous hashtag; #Fatherhood1st
Hannibal has been pursuing his dream of becoming a comedian/Actor since he was a young boy. He's been performing and studying acting, drama, sketch, and stand-up comedy since he was eight years old. The California native has graced the stage at clubs all over the world including 5 USO tours in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 in countries like Korea, Japan, Kuwait, Guam and Abu Dhabi. 6 tours of western Canada. Comedy clubs including L.A.'s historic Comedy Store, San Francisco's Purple Onion, Caroline's on Broadway in New York City and multiple Improv comedy clubs accross the U.S.
Hannibal starred in the YEAR film “The American Dream,” Available On AmazonPrime as well as played the lead role in several commercials. He credits a childhood of watching comedy giants like Eddie Murphy, Will Smith, Red Foxx, Bernie Mac, Keenon Ivory Wayans, and Richard Pryor with influencing his comedic style and propelling his dreams.