Eric Yearwood is a performer, writer, and visual artist originally from the cultural mecca known as Sarasota, Florida. He has been a part of the UCB community, studying sketch and improv with the likes of Laura Grey, Keisha Zollar, Christian Capazzoli, Nicole Drespel, Connor O'Malley, Frank Hejl and Joanna Bradley since 2013. He was a member of the UCB Digital satirical news team UCB-1. He spent two seasons writing and performing characters on the UCB house team Characters Welcome. Eric co-wrote and co-stars in the UCBcomedy webseries Dark of the Night. He's currently working on Digital Shorts as an assistant art director for the Saturday Night Live film unit.