is an American comedian, writer, and actor. He is also the warm-up comedian and talent coordinator of Late Show with David Letterman. Eddie is also the creative director of the wildly successful Great American Comedy Festival which is held each June in Johnny Carson's home town of Norfolk, Nebraska. He tours frequently, performing in the US as well as England, Ireland, France, Australia, Amsterdam, and Hong Kong. He is also the humor consultant for Reader's Digest. Eddie Brill originally intended to study math and science at MIT, however his stepfather's death when he was just a junior in high school made him reconsider his life's plans and he came to the conclusion that he should pursue a more creative career. Eddie Brill attended Emerson College, where he founded the Emerson Comedy Workshop along with Denis Leary, Chris Phillips and Adam Roth. He also began performing standup while in college. He stopped after college in 1980 and then picked it back up in July 1984 when he started a comedy club in NYC named The Paper Moon. He has received the MAC award for Best Male Comedian in NYC for three years in a row and was also honored by the ECNY with their first legend award.
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