Ryan Hunter is a North Carolina-born writer/performer/filmmaker living in NYC, where he currently writes for the Maude team Beige and is a director/DP/editor on the Beta team SCRAPS. Ryan graduated from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts and is a co-founder of POYKPAC, a sketch group with over 75 million views to date and winners on the Syfy reality competition "Viral Video Showdown." He took his first UCB class in 2006 and since then has studied under Betsy Stover, Ben Rodgers, Brandon Bassham, Stephen Soroka, Ryan Karels, Matt Klinman and Anthony Atamanuik. Ryan has played a creative role of some form or another on comedy projects for Comedy Central, College Humor, Broadway Video, MTV, IFC, The Onion, Cracked, and AOL/Huffington Post. His first book, "Coloring for Grown-Ups," is in stores now.