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- Comedy Central picks up digital series '300 Sunnyside' starring several UCB performers
- Rolling Stone: Amy Poehler, Louis C.K. and Others Pay Tribute To An Icon
- Grantland study: 9 of 14 "hardest-working contemporary comedy icons" are UCBTLA performers
- Congratulations UCBT performers nominated for 2011 Primetime Emmy Awards
Brian Huskey is a long time performer and instructor who has had the honor of learning from all four of the founding members of the UCB Theater and has performed in countless shows including such influential programs as Assscat, Feature Feature: Improvised Movie, Naked Babies Sketch and Improv, and Soundtrack presently in Los Angeles.
As a working actor and writer, Huskey has appeared in countless television shows and films. He is best known for his work as the hapless manager of KBOM on VH1's improvised comedy FREE RADIO, Chet the creepy paramedic on Adult Swim's CHILDREN"S HOSPITAL, Duncan Birch on the Onion's web and television series of the Onion News Network, and as Leon West, the Beltway Butcher, on HBO's VEEP. As a film actor Huskey has had memorable turns in StepBrothers, This is the End, Neighbors, and is proud to say he has done motion capture in Constantine Films animated version of Tarzan. Huskey's commercial work includes successful campaigns for Sonic Drive In, Toyota with the wildly popular Swagger Wagon campaign, and T-Mobile.
As a writer, Huskey has penned two films for Paramount Studios, and written for Comedy Central's Kroll Show, Crossballs, and Night of Too Many Stars, for which he received an Emmy Nomination, and for Adult Swim's Childrens Hospital.
Huskey is eternally proud of and grateful for all that his affiliation with the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater has afforded him in both in his career, and his creative life. He is also proud to say he hails from Charlotte, NC. Cause it's true.