Comedian, actor and writer who is a co-star and creator of the IFC series Janice and Jeffrey. He hosted the Snapchat comedy Ghost Hunt. He has appeared on The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore. In 2018, he was recognized by The Advocate as one of the LGBT Icons, Innovators and Disruptors for his work in the field of stand-up comedy. He started to sing opera at the age of 15. He attended School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He studied oil painting and drawing.