Brian Posehn is a writer, actor, and comedian known from THE BIG BANG THEORY and multiple acclaimed stand-up specials. His comedy rock album GRANDPA METAL (2020) was released to rave reviews in the metal world. He co-creates and stars in an upcoming cartoon for Nickelodeon.
Comedian/actor/writer Brian Posehn has most recently been seen on
Comedy Central's popular show, "The Sarah Silverman Program" and on tour
as one of the original members of the "Comedians of Comedy".
Besides writing and performing on HBO's acclaimed "Mr. Show", he has
appeared in sitcoms such as "Just Shoot Me", "Seinfeld", "NewsRadio",
"Everybody Loves Raymond", and "Friends".
Brian has also appeared in several movies, including Rob Zombie's
"The Devil's Rejects" and "Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer",
"Sex Drive" and "Surfs Up".
In 2006 he released his first graphic novel, "The Last Christmas", and a comedy album: "Live in Nerd Rage".
His music video for "Metal By Numbers" has been viewed over two million times on You Tube and My Space.
He is a regular on Late Night with Conan O'Brien and was a crowd favorite at the recent Bob Saget Roast on Comedy Central.
In 2008 he headlined the comedy stages at the popular music
festivals, Download, Sasquatch and Bonnaroo. He also played a man with a
prolapsed rectum on "Californication".
In 2009 Brian wrote an episode of "The Sarah Silverman Program" and
wrote the story for a "Metalocalypse' episode. He also made an
appearance in the Judd Apatow film "Funny People". He also directed a
video for the hilarious hair metal band, Steel Panther.
In 2010 he continues to tour, is releasing a new album called "Fart
and Wiener Jokes" and a new video for "More Metal Than You", and was
recently featured on the Golden Gods Awards performing his new song with
his all-star metal band. Posehn is currently working on a new comic
book ("Science Projects").