Matthew Brian Cohen has been studying and performing at the UCB since 2009. He currently writes on Maude Night with The Summer Of. He wrote and starred in the sketch show Ethical Female Manipulation, hosts the experimental variety show Cool Shit/Weird Shit, and directed the sketch shows Who Is Funk Shuffle? and Funk Shuffle: A Normal Show. Previously, he performed on Harold Night at UCB NY, co-wrote and starred in the play Why We Broke Up, and directed the sketch comedy game show, Everyone's Favorite Game Show. He has written for Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update, Honest Trailers, Epic How To, and the Onion News Network, as well as McSweeney's, College Humor, and Trop Magazine. He is the co-editor of the humor magazine Janice, found at and the serialized fiction comedy podcast ScaryTown. He is also on Twitter, like a lot of people, @TheMatthewCohen. His Mom is pretty great.


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