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BIO: Zack Bornstein (DGA, WGA; IMDB, Twitter) is an Emmy Award-nominated, Peabody Award-winning, & Writers Guild Award-winning writer, director, producer, and comedian from Saturday Night Live (NBC), Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC), Alternatino (Comedy Central), and Book of Beasts (Netflix). He hosts and executive produces My Least Favorite Thing (Comedy Central Originals).

Zack has directed, written, produced, performed, and sold original comedy for NBC, ABC, CBS, Comedy Central, FOX, Netflix, MTV, TruTV, Nickelodeon, Quibi, The New Yorker,  and Michelle Obama. His videos have over a billion views online.

He created Garlic Jackson Comedy, which the New York Times called, “Some of the City’s best writers and performers”. The group has won awards and performed at the LA Comedy Festival, Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival, New York Sketch Festival, Int’l Sketch Comedy Championships, and more.

Zack has performed stand up comedy on FOX’s LaughsMTV’s College Quickies, and at comedy clubs both nationally and internationally.

Zack grew up in Seattle and studied Neuroscience at Brown University. There, he wrote his Honors Thesis on Cognitive Neurogenetics and worked in a Sleep Lab studying adolescence and memory. He was selected as a Rhodes Scholar Finalist, proposing novel research to understand the neural basis of laughter.

His Twitter @ZackBornstein has over 90,000 followers, and 3 times he has written the most popular tweet in the world of the day. As a sample, over the last month, Zack has over 72 million impressions, 420,000 retweets, and almost 15,000 mentions.

Women’s Day New Zealand once reported that he was dating Emma Stone, which was flattering, but later issued a corrections, which was devastating.

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COMMERCIALLY: Zack has directed and written branded content for AT&T, Samsung, Intel, Pepsi, Ford, Universal Studios, GM, Mazda, Chevy, Jaguar, Claritin, Coors Light, Old Navy, Scott’s, Zoosk, Fruit of the Loom, Febreze, Yoplait, Just For Men, Quicken Loans, Marriott, HGTV, Subway, Diet Coke, Crown Royal, HP, Sharper Image, Smirnoff, Dyson, Whole Foods, Skype, Kohl’s, Starz, Aladdin on Broadway, Slim Jim, KFC, Butterfinger, Aflac, Southwest Airlines, IBM, Brisk, Aetna, Western Union, Scrubbing Bubbles, Shinola Detroit, Sanuk, Lifetime TV, Rite Aid, Schick, TruTV, Esurance, Samuel Adams, Angry Birds 2, Dr. Pepper, Bravo, VH1, Columbia Sportswear, Scion, Cigna, JetBlue, Dell, Lenovo, DiGiorno, Wendy’s, Lala Yogurt Smoothies, Game Show Network, JCPenny, Guinness, Google Nest Cam, King’s Hawaiian, Cheetos, New Orleans Tourism, Chobani, I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter, Audible, The Environmental Defense Fund, Wix, Pedigree, Head & Shoulders, and more.