Justin Tyler is an actor, writer and director in New York. He is currently writing for and hosting a Star Wars DIY show for Maker Studios/Warrior Poets called 'Do (or Do Not) It Yourself.' He recently served as a writer, segment producer and on-air correspondent for The Daily Share on HLN and wrote and starred in a pilot for Comedy Central called Strong Island with his writing partner Jon Gabrus. He has written for TruTV, MTV, Comedy Central, MTV2, Nickelodeon, CMT, FUSE & Fox Sports 1 and hosted the Spike pilot Pulp Culture and the Fox pilot Power Nerds. He is a performer and director at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, co-host of the character showcase show Characters Welcome with Michael Hartney, producer and co-host of the weekly variety show Gentrify and hosts the Nerdist show Comic Book Club. With his directing team Jetpacks Go!, he has directed commercials for Ruffles, Wiser's Whiskey, Verizon, Humira, Oral B, Beneful, Eatsmart, Microtel, and many more and produced and acted in and written videos for Comedy Central Studios, DailyMotion, UCBComedy and many more sites.