Matt Rogers is a comedian, actor and writer based in NYC, originally from Long Island. He's studied at the UCBTC since 2009 and currently performs with CHARACTERS WELCOME at the UCBT: NY. He was previously an actor on the Maude team CHOIR. He was selected as one of Just For Laughs's New Faces - Characters in 2017 and one of Comedy Central's Comics To Watch 2016. Matt is the artistic director of the musical sketch comedy group Pop Roulette (Comedy Central Comics To Watch 2015), whose show Pop Roulette's AMAZING EARTH ran at UCB Chelsea. He is also the co-host of the LAS CULTURISTAS podcast with Bowen Yang and GAYME SHOW with Dave Mizzoni. He is a proud alumnus of the NYU sketch group Hammerkatz, and his work has been featured on Above Average, Reductress, College Humor, Funny Or Die and MTV, among others. Matt is also an actor and director with Story Pirates and a member of the sketch group Chess Club Comedy. His biggest comedic influence is Eva Longoria. @MattRogersTho