Duncan Trussell is a writer, producer, and stand up comedian. His television credits
include MAD TV, CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM, and Fuel TV’s STUPIDFACE.In
2010, Duncan starred in the popular segment DRUNK HISTORY: NICOLA TESLA
from FUNNY OR DIE PRESENTS (HBO/Funny or Die). His recent writing credits
include NICK SWARDSON’S PRETEND TIME (Comedy Central/Happy Madison) and
LA LA LAND (Showtime). As a standup comedian, Duncan performed at the Montreal
2009 JUST FOR LAUGHS FESTIVAL, and regularly performs at premiere comedy
venues around the country. He can be seen regularly be regularly seen at the Hollywood
Improv and Comedy Store in Los Angeles. Duncan also produces and performs in
COMEDY IS DEAD at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery, which has become one of
LA’s most prestigious alternative comedy shows. Duncan is a regular guest on Joe
Rogan’s podcast THE JOE ROGAN EXPERIENCE (www.joerogan.net), and hosts his
own podcast THE LAVENDER HOUR with Natasha Leggero (www.lavenderhour.com).
When & Where
Hell Yes Fest
Hell Yes Fest is an annual comedy festival held each spring in Austin, TX (as part of Moontower) and each fall in New Orleans, LA. It’s curated by a staff of improv, sketch, and standup comedians from The New Movement. Head curator is Chris Trew (TNM co-founder & Creative Director, co-owner of Studio8.net), and helping him out are Brock LaBorde (TNM co-founder, co-owner of Studio8.net) and Derek Dupuy (TNM Nola’s Assistant Artistic Director).