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Gregory Shapiro

Gregory Shapiro

The American Dutchman presents a masterclass in Culture Shock Therapy

Politiek, Theater & Entertainment, Cultuur, Muziek & Maatschappij
Entertainer | Acteur | Imitator
Keynote spreker, Dagvoorzitter/ Presentator, Entertainer / Cabaretier, Workshops
Afkomstig van


  • 2017
  • the voice-over of the "The Netherlands Second" video from Zondag met Lubach
  • 2011
  • Created and presented the television program Planet Nederland
  • 2010
  • Joined Maurice de Hond at Boom Chicago for the comedy show Political Party
  • 2007
  • hosted Comedy Central News on Comedy Central


Gregory Shapiro: Comedian. American. Dutchman. And the voice of Trump in the ‘Netherlands Second’ video with over 50 million views. Celebrating 25 years in comedy. Shapiro is producer and host of the YouTube show ‘United States of Europe,’ giving EU leaders the respect they deserve – by ridiculing them on a regular basis. On his YouTube channel, he offers his video ‘How to Do a Trump Imitation, Even When You Have Large Hands.’

As author of How to Be Dutch: the Quiz, Shapiro is known for his ‘Dutch Culture Shock Therapy.’ As comedian with comedy theater Boom Chicago, Shapiro covers the latest news from the US – and he continues to perform there with the current events show ‘Angry White Men: Trump Up the Volume.’

Shapiro came to the Netherlands in 1994 to help establish comedy theater Boom Chicago, after graduating from Northwestern University. In 2007 Shapiro presented ‘Comedy Central News’ and then went solo. He’s since worked with BNR fm, Time Out Amsterdam and BNN/VARA HumorTV. Shapiro also has 20 years experience in Corporate Speaking / Entertainment.

Shapiro is currently the producer, writer and host of ‘United States of Europe‘ for Zoomin.tv. He is the host of the QuickestQuiz app. And he is the co-host of the Amsterdam Comedy Podcast. He tours with his 4th solo show ‘Part-Time Hypocrite.’  And his books How to Be Orange: an Alternative Assimilation Courseand How to Be Dutch: the Quiz are available internationally.


Keynote spreker
Dagvoorzitter/ Presentator
Entertainer / Cabaretier


  • … ‘Culture Shock Therapy,’ doing business in a foreign market
  • … Comic Insights into Office Culture
  • … Tailor-made comedy teambuilding events