- Frank De Lima
Frank De Lima (born
July 8, 1949) a popular comedianfrom Hawaii, is considered by some media sources to be the most sought after comic in the state. With a Portuguese, Hawaiian, Irish, Chinese, English, Spanish, and Scottish heritage, he is known for light-hearted "Portagee" (Hawaiian Pidgin English for "Portuguese") slurs in his routine. In Honolulu, he attended the Cathedral Elementary School, Damien Memorial High School, and Saint Stephen Minor Seminary, later graduating with Bishop Clarence Silva of Honolulu at St. Patrick Archdiocesan Seminary in Menlo Park, California. He was subsequently ordained a deaconin the Roman Catholic Church, serving at Holy Trinity Church, Kuliouou, Honolulu. He remains a devout Catholic. As part of his community service, De Lima also administers the "Frank De Lima Student Enrichment Program". Through the Enrichment Program, Frank travels around Hawaii to various schools to perform motivational speeches.
* "The Meanest Paniolo"
* "KOHO Radio"
* "Glenn Miyashiro"
* "Killin' the Cocka-roach-a"
* "Bishop Estate Trustee"
* "Haole's Anonymous"
* "Imelda Marcos' As Seen On TV Products"
* "Moving On Up"
* [http://www.frankdelima.com/store.html Official website]
* [http://www.hawaii411.com/articles/frank.asp Interview with De Lima]
* [http://www.frankdelima.com/store.html Links to video clips of De Lima's acts]
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