Al Samuels is an Actor/Writer from Chicago. Al toured the world with Second City Touring Company and co-wrote and performed in two revues on Second City MainStage. He co-starred in the NBC comedy "Sports Action Team" for two seasons and his pilot "The Venue" won the Comedy Central Pilot Competition. Al directed and co-wrote "50 Shades! The Musical" off-Broadway and co-wrote the horror comedy screenplay "I’m Just the Pizza Guy", currently in development with Montecito Picture Company. At UCB, Al currently performs with Baby Wants Candy.