Artie Brennan is a NYC born actor & comedian. Artie studied drama at NYU and improv/sketch comedy at UCB.
He can be seen in several award winning independent feature films as well as commercials for clients like Optimum Cable, ESPN, GMA, & Kiehl's. On your TV or iPad, he has appeared on Showtime's "The Affair", Nat Geo's "American Genius", Comedy Central's "The Onion Sports Dome", and as the lead in BRICTV's comedy series "Dad Day". Artie will be in the new season of a long running Netflix's show in a recurring role. For his lead role in the dark film "In For Business" Artie was nominated for Best Actor at the Maverick Movie Awards and won Best Actor at The Short Film Awards (2016).
Live and filmed sketch comedy is where he is most at home, working on every major comedy stage in NYC. He is a Resident Artist at The PIT where he writes and performs sketch comedy. His group A2Z: Black and White just shot a sketch comedy/sitcom hybrid pilot. Artie performed improv in over 100 shows with The Red Tie Mafia in a dank, stank basement of a bar on Manhattan's west side. He produced and performed in the full length interactive comedic play Enchantment Park 3D/4D (a first of its kind) for its run at The People's Improv Theater.
As a writer/director Artie's project "Gowanus Galapagos", a nature mockumentary, was a top ten pick in National Geographic's Wild to Inspire. The comedy was picked up by Brooklyn On Demand. His film "Snuffalafaghost:Hip Hop's First Stylist" won the Audience Choice Award at the 2016 Inaugural Hip Hop Film Festival in NYC and played in France at the On Vous MentFestival.