Brian Finkelstein is a comedic writer / performer. His one person show, First Day Off In A Long Time, was selected for the HBO/US Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen and chosen Best In Comedy 2005 by Time Out New York. It was later developed as a pilot for FOX. He is well known to fans of The Moth storytelling series having performed and/or hosted many of their shows, as well as for hosting the bi-monthly storytelling show, Spill your Guts. Brian has appeared in a variety of independent films, NPRs Leonard Lopate Show, NBC's Late Night with Conan O'Brien, TBSs Cut To The Chase, and Comedy Central's Upright Citizens Brigade. He’s also an Emmy nominated writer/producer for his wonderfulness at the Ellen Degeneres Show. I am writing this in the Third Person so that I appear more professional then I am. Honestly, I am Brian.