Brendan McLaughlin is a stand-up comedian and writer living in New York City. He currently writes for the Time Inc. streaming talk programs Entertainment Weekly the Show and BingeWorthy. In the past, he’s written for VH1’s Best Week Ever, truTV’s Almost Genius and MTV’s Nikki & Sara Live, and has contributed content for Comedy Central, IFC and MTV2. His writing has also been featured in Comedy Central’s Indecision blog, Decider and LaughSpin. In 2016 he was named one of the 50 Funniest People in Brooklyn by Brooklyn Magazine. He performs stand-up at venues all over the city, including the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre and Caroline’s on Broadway. He enjoys The Replacements.