UCB's Training Center Q&A Series: BEN SCHWARTZ

Sunday, January 6 2019

11:00am

Inner Sanctum

5419 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027

$8.50

(Plus $1.50/ticket transaction fee)

×1 ticket = $5


Join UCB's Training Center Q&A Series as we discuss UCB Alumni Ben Schwartz’s early career and process and what got him to where he is today.

Hosted by Matt Besser

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Ben Schwartz is an Emmy award winning writer/actor from NY who currently resides in LA. He played Clyde Oberholt on "House of Lies" as well as Jean-Ralphio on "Parks and Recreation. He has written features for different studios and made the 2011 Blacklist for his re-make of the movie Soapdish for Paramount. He has four books out. Three with Harper Collins- Grandmas Dead: Breaking Bad News with Baby Animals, Why is Daddy in a Dress: Asking Awkward Questions with Baby Animals and Maybe Your Leg Will Grow Back: Looking on the Bright Side with Baby Animals. And one with Hachette titled Things You Should Already Know About Dating, You Fucking Idiot. He started as a freelance writer, faxing in jokes to Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update and the Late Show with David Letterman's monologue. He has a website devoted to the jokes that didnt make it to air as well as other short films he wrote, directed and acted in - RejectedJokes.com.He's performed at the UCBT since 2003 and has been a part of countless improv and sketch shows including the sketch/improv team Hot Sauce with Adam Pally and Gil Ozeri which performed at the 2007 Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival.