James McCarthy is a writer and performer based in New York City. He started taking classes at the UCB Theatre in the summer of 2009 and is currently a writer for the UCB Maude Team, Beige, and a performer on UCB Harold Team, GoodGirl. You can see him perform with his indie improv teams Gadget, Book, Code Red and Macaroni Rascals. James has been fortunate to have supportive and talented teammates in sketch, improv and cross country - shout out to the 2007 NCAA Division III National Champions, New York University Violets. James would like to thank his family, friends, coaches and teachers for everything. He also apologizes for using "shout out" earlier.