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Stand Up Comedy, General, College
18 & over
Two items minimum
Comedian/actor/writer Brian Posehn is currently on Comedy Central's popular show, "The Sarah Silverman Program" and has recently been seen on tour 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 as "Just Shoot Me," "Seinfeld," "NewsRadio," "Everybody Loves Raymond" and "Friends." Brian has also appeared in several movies, including Rob Zombie's "The Devil's Rejects" and "Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer," "Sex Drive" and "Surf's Up." In 2006 he released his first graphic novel, "The Last Christmas," and a comedy album "Live in Nerd Rage."
His music video for "Metal by Numbers" has been viewed over two million times on YouTube and MySpace. He was a regular on "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" and a crowd favorite at the Bob Saget Roast on Comedy Central. In 2008 he headlined the comedy stages at the popular music festivals: Download, Sasquatch and Bonnaroo.
Brian has a second comedy album, an appearance in the Judd Apatow film "Funny People" and a new comic book ("Science Projects") all to be released in 2009.