About Kurt Metzger & Luis Gomez
Kurt Metzger is an Emmy and Peabody Award winning writer and producer. He is best known for his work on Inside Amy Schumer where he earned two Emmy nominations and one win. He recently worked as a producer/writer on Sacha Baron Cohen’s new Showtime series, Who Is America? He also wrote for Chappelle’s Show, The Jim Norton Show, Dave’s Old Porn, Ugly Americans, the Comedy Central Roasts, and numerous award shows including theMTV Movie Awards and the Spike TV Video Game Awards. His hour special, “White Precious” is available on Comedy Central. He has written and produced pilots for himself and Patrice O’Neal. Kurt has appeared on Comedy Central’s Roast Battle II and III, @Midnight, The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, This Is Not Happening S1 & S2, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Comedy Knockout, What’s Your F@#King Deal!?!, The Approval Matrix, and more. Kurt Metzger was recently a series regular alongside Alan Alda, Jessica Lange, Steve Buscemi, and Edie Falco on Louis C.K.’s Horace and Pete. He also appeared on Inside Amy Schumer, IFC’s Benders, and FX’s Louie and voiced the lead role on Comedy Central’s Ugly Americans and can be heard on Aqua Teen Hunger Force.
LUIS J. GOMEZ
Luis J. Gomez is a comedian, writer, podcaster, and producer based out of New York City. He is most known for being one of the hosts of the popular podcast Legion of Skanks. His television appearances include NBC’s “Last Comic Standing”, Comedy Central’s “Roast Battle”, TruTV’s “Comedy Knockout”, two seasons of NBC Seeso’s “What’s Your F@%king Deal?!”, and more.
Luis co-hosted “The Countdown” on Sirius XM’s RUSH channel 93 alongside former UFC middleweight Champion Michael Bisping for 2 years. In 2017 they turned the show into the podcast “Believe You Me” which debuted at #1 in iTunes Sports. He regularly appears on Bennington, Jim Norton and Sam Roberts, The Bonfire and UFC Unfiltered.
Recently, Luis performed at the prestigious Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal and was named a “Breakout Performer” by Time Out NY. In 2016, Luis started the GaS Digital Podcast Network with his good friend, and fellow podcaster, Ralph Sutton. He hosts three podcasts on the network (Legion of Skanks, Believe You Me, and Real Ass Podcast). That same year he co-created the comedy festival Skankfest NYC which has now sold out 3 years in a row and has amassed a cult like following among comedy fans worldwide.