WE SPECIALIZE IN COMEDY. 

Live event production, branded content, films, tv-series, web series, photography 
and anything else you can throw at us.


Established in 2010, CleftClips is a comedy production company focusing on creative, innovative and entertaining work. Ultimately, we’re all about comedy. We’re driven by comedians, audiences, laughs and experiences. We're lucky to be in a business of sharing laughter. 

Plus we know whatever "it" means when referring to comedy.  Theoretically.

JOEL MANDELKORN A childhood in Virginia Beach, gave Joel the early heads-up on America (the suburban edition).  A passion for media and entertainment, throw in a dash of film, a large obnoxious family, too many assistant years and plus some blahblahblah and you have Joel.  He continues his personal LA story in the land of sunshine and traffic.


JOEL MANDELKORN

A childhood in Virginia Beach, gave Joel the early heads-up on America (the suburban edition).  A passion for media and entertainment, throw in a dash of film, a large obnoxious family, too many assistant years and plus some blahblahblah and you have Joel.  He continues his personal LA story in the land of sunshine and traffic.

MANDEE JOHNSON Raised in Indiana, Mandee spent much of her childhood living in her imagination and doing her best to capture the world on her father's Canon AE1 camera.  With her photography and producer skills in tow she co-founded CleftClips to find even more ways to produce the crap out of things while laughing.  


MANDEE JOHNSON

Raised in Indiana, Mandee spent much of her childhood living in her imagination and doing her best to capture the world on her father's Canon AE1 camera.  With her photography and producer skills in tow she co-founded CleftClips to find even more ways to produce the crap out of things while laughing.  

BETSY KOCH In addition to being a kick ass producer and lover of comedy she adores all things Alf and is a true woman of mystery...


BETSY KOCH

In addition to being a kick ass producer and lover of comedy she adores all things Alf and is a true woman of mystery...

MONIKA SCOTT With two first names and the mother-of-all-comedians, Monika is the perfect blend of stand-up comedian and producer. When she's not on stage you can find her at The Super Serious Show, wandering the streets with Wandertown or buried in social media.  


MONIKA SCOTT

With two first names and the mother-of-all-comedians, Monika is the perfect blend of stand-up comedian and producer. When she's not on stage you can find her at The Super Serious Show, wandering the streets with Wandertown or buried in social media.

 

STEVEN LONG New to LA Steve (aka SAL) jumped into the comedy world with no spare tanks of air. A unique blend of producer, writer and good guy sets him apart from the masses.


STEVEN LONG

New to LA Steve (aka SAL) jumped into the comedy world with no spare tanks of air.

A unique blend of producer, writer and good guy sets him apart from the masses.