Brian’s background is unique for a comedic writer/performer/producer. He started his performance experience as a classical musician and received a scholarship to attend the University of Southern California, completing his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in musical performance with a minor in English. Throughout his secondary education, Brian balanced his studies with a successful professional career in music, playing with such acts as John Williams, John Denver, Julio Iglesias, the L.A. Classical Ballet, Pacific Symphony, and the Santa Barbara Opera and Chamber Orchestra, gaining crucial performance experience. Even while performing as a musician, Brian continuously wrote comedy with the intent to ultimately bring his talents as a comedic performer/writer to the forefront. He started his comedy training at the famed Groundlings school where he finished all four levels and was a performer in the Sunday Company.
Brian is currently a writer and supervising producer on the upcoming Fox show The Mick which will premiere in early 2017. Before this, Brian was a writer and supervising producer on the hit CBS show Mike and Molly, which recently premiered its 6th and final season. He had been on the show since 2012, when he joined as an executive story editor.
Brian has amassed a wide variety of television credits, from being the head writer and a performer on Spike TV’s hit The Joe Schmo Show to writing on network sitcoms including Gary Unmarried, Friends With Benefits, and Work It. Brian has written for Comedy Central hits South Park and Workaholics and sold shows to CBS, Fox, Spike TV and Comedy Central. In addition, Brian has Executive Produced a variety of comedy-based reality shows. He has also appeared on Comedy Central’s stand-up series, Premium Blend and performed in the prestigious New Faces Show and also the Nasty Show, at the Montreal Comedy Festival.
Brian is unique in his wide range of skills. He’s a dynamic and edgy standup who is an accomplished writer/producer on both multi-cam and single-cam sitcoms. He continues to perform regularly in the Los Angeles area.