John Purcell is a writer, actor, and improviser from Dublin, Ireland. John is the creator of the web series Business Work and an interactive writer for The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore. He was previously a contributing writer for the Onion News Network and his writing has been featured in McSweeney's Internet Tendency. John is a member of the UCB Harold team Some Kid. As a member of improv/sketch group, Greasy Lake, John co-wrote and starred in the comedic play, Key to the City, which ran for five months at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre NY. Website:

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