Octavius Mitchell known to the world as Oc Diesel has been in the entertainment industry since the early 1990s. Starting out his journey Oc , then known as the LYRICAL HITMAN was a part of a Philadelphia based rap group entitled THE SNIPERS. During Oc’s time with the Snipers he honed the skills of stage presence and crowd control. After hanging up the microphone as a rapper in the late 90s A couple years later Oc took on a different role in the music world as Co Founder and Artist Manager of BEAT GARDEN ENTERTAINMENT. At Beat Garden , Oc guided the careers of a number of Hip Hop artist as well as graphic designers, photographers , videographers and producers. During Oc time behind the scene, the “on stage” bug bit him once again, but at this point Oc didnt want to rap anymore, so he had to find that thing that would get him back up there.. so he became an event host. Oc began Hosting for local and national shows for everyone from Beanie Sigel, Freeway, SEAN PRICE , Jadakiss to Styles P and the list goes on. While on the hosting circuit , Oc’s hustle and work ethic was noticed by an international Dj who offered Oc a position as a co host on his radio show OFFICIAL STREET RADIO. All though Oc’s role on the show was the comedic relief, at the time Oc still hadn’t graced a comedy stage. In January 2010 the world was introduced to “the Comedian” Big Oc Diesel as he took his first try at packed bars open mic night.. The crowd loved him for his high energy, quick wit and unorthodox delivery. Since Ocs debut as a comedian, he has had several movie roles, performances on stage with comedians from the likes of Tony Roberts, Talent, Tony Woods, Turae Gordon and more. Currently as Co Founder of LEGACY of laughs LLC, you can find Oc hosting their monthly shows in Philadelphia and CHAMBERSBURG Pennsylvania as well as tearing up comedy stage in other cities and states across the map.