32972194_10101197443585569_5140535116929433600_o (4) My name is Erick Hellwig. I’m a comedian, writer and actor based in L.A.

I started in NYC where I studied and performed at The PIT, The Second City and UCB. You may have seen me in Greatest Party Story Ever (MTV), Truth or Dare (MTV Other), Brain Games (Nat Geo), new media projects & numerous national commercials. As a stand-up comedian, I’ve played clubs & bars across the country and won awards at comedy festivals including Best Dirty Comic (Manhattan Comedy Festival) & Best of the Fest (Burbank Comedy Festival). I’ve written for Money From Strangers (MTV) and Funny or Die. I wrote, produced and starred in the half hour comedy pilot Death Lives, the winner for Best Screenplay at NJ Horror Con. I’m also a creator/producer for the stand-up shows Barely Making It NYCBarely Making It L.A.

If you’d like to contribute jokes to this bio, I’m accepting writing samples for a website bio ghost-writer internship. Position will be full-time, un-paid, no stipend. Includes manual labor and all creative material owned by in perpetuity. Good luck!