Jon Reep (born March 26, 1972) is an American stand-up comedian and actor, known as the 'That thing got a Hemi?' guy in Dodge commercials, and more recently as the winner of the fifth season of Last Comic Standing on NBC. Reep was born and raised in Hickory, North Carolina. He has one younger brother, Jason. Their father David, worked as the manager of a Goodyear store, and a part-time police officer. Their mother, Betty, was a receptionist at a local telephone company, Sprint. Reep was raised as a Baptist. Reep attended Fred T. Foard high school in Newton, North Carolina and played football. After graduating high school, Reep began attending Catawba Valley Community College, while working at his father's Goodyear store.
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