Jim Santangeli is an actor and writer in New York City. He has been studying and performing at the Upright Citizens Brigade since 2003. After graduating from Pace University in 1999, Jim went on to make a documentary film about old men sitting and drinking coffee. Depressed over the film's failure, Jim became an actor. He has performed in several dramatic and comedic roles for stage, television and film. Some of his work can be seen at coffeeshopcomedy.com. Jim is also a member of the independent improv group Rogue Elephant.