FEATURED EVENT

Brian Posehn

Sat, Oct 26, 2019
FEATURED EVENT

Brian Posehn

Comedian/actor/writer Brian Posehn always has a full plate in front of him. He is constantly touring as a stand-up comedian in the best comedy clubs and rock venues in the country. 2013 marked the release of his first hour long special, The Fartist,through Netflix. Brian is currently writing a book to be released in 2017. His latest specials "25x2" and "Criminally Posehn" can be seen on SeeSo. He has a popular podcast, Nerd Poker, on theEarwolf Network.

Brian co-starred in Universal's feature, The Five-Year Engagement, directed by Nick Stoller and produced by Judd Apatow and in the popular Canadian indie comedy, Lloyd the Conqueror. In the last year he has done guest spots on the sitcoms, The Big Bang Theory, You're the Worst, Guys With Kidsand Anger Management. He also starred for three seasons in Comedy Central'spopular show, The Sarah Silverman Program, and toured as one of the original members of the Comedians of Comedy.

Besides writing and performing on HBO's acclaimed Mr. Show, he has appeared in sitcoms such asJust Shoot Me, Seinfeld, NewsRadio, Californication, Everybody Loves RaymondandFriends. He also has an extensive resume in voice-acting including Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Adventure Time, Metalocalypse, Bob’s Burgers, Mission Hilland American Dad.

Brian has also appeared in several movies, including Judd Apatow’sFunny People, Rob Zombie's The Devil's Rejects,Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Sex Drive,and Surfs Up.

He has written episodes of The Sarah Silverman Programand Metalocalypse(Adult Swim). He’s written for the popular sketch show, Human Giantand various specials and roasts including recent stints on the Oscars and The Comedy Central Roast of Rosanne Barr.In 2009 and 2010, Brian directed a video and a Comedy Centralpilot for the hilarious hair metal band, Steel Panther.

In 2006 he released his first graphic novel, The Last Christmas, and his debut comedy album: Live in Nerd Rage.In 2009, Brian released his album, Fart and Weiner Jokes.

2013 also marked the release of a book co-written by Brian with Bob Odenkirk and David Cross called Hollywood Said No. He is also currently producing a Comedy Metal album with Scott Ian.