A born performer, Morris Walker has spent the majority of his life entertaining. He has been performing as long as his illustrious friend Steve Martin. They have known each other for many years and in the early years performed together constantly.
Morris is a natural humorist and an excellent writer! There is one claim Morris can make on me: we laughed together. We laughed so hard that it made me love comedy. We created things together and laughed ’til our sides ached.”
~ Steve Martin
MORRIS WALKER is a consummate raconteur. His short stories and stage antics have been appreciated by millions of folks over the years. He is competent and highly entertaining in any stage, radio or TV environment.
Along with his wife, Lynn, and their talented children, Skye and Amoris, have performed as “The Earthwalkers” in thousands of live concerts across the United States and abroad. Morris’ scripts, books and original comedy dialogue are unique, creative reflections sharpened to a comedic cutting edge through years of hard knocks and performance experience. Continues to nurture and expand his multifaceted accomplishments in the entertainment business. Morris entertained in the early comedy clubs as a stand up comedian; singer, guitar player, and then began performing with his partner and wife Lynn. Together they entertained in every possible venue in America and Vietnam when they volunteered to perform for the USO during the Vietnam conflict. After their kids, Skye and Amoris were old enough to hit the road they formed the family band the Earthwalkers and performed over a thousand concerts together nationwide. Skye and Amoris still perform with the family band.
During these years, Mr. Walker also acquired a degree in marketing and commercial art. Copywriting and writing articles, short stories, comedy routines, poems and songs have produced a unique expertise of superlative humorous storytelling and writing. His on-stage and screen persona is perfectly honed.
The author’s memories of knowing Steve Martin for over 40 years transcend a typical biographer’s ability to document personality because when he became a close friend with Steve they were just young boys. In addition, the time period devoted to acquiring materials and Mr. Walker’s deep abiding admiration and friendship for all fans of Steve Martin, and comedy in general.
“A beautiful walk down memory lane.
Morris Walker has also written over 300 songs, hundreds of poems dozens of short stories, articles, and two full-length novels. Additionally, he has written countless comedy routines and acts for his family band, THE EARTHWALKERS He has written, produced, and directed a regional comedy travel/sitcom called, “Going Places With The Walkers” and dozens of other TV shows.
Books by Morris Walker