Langston Kerman earned a BA in English from the University of Michigan and an MFA in creative writing from Boston University. He is a Los Angeles based comedian, writer and actor. He appeared alongside Lake Bell and Dax Shepard on the ABC series Bless This Mess. Langston’s Comedy Central Half-Hour Special aired in September 2018 along with the release of his debut comedy album Lightskinned Feelings. Langston wrote for the Comedy Central series South Side. Langston was a part of Chris Rock's writing staff for the 2016 Academy Awards. He is lead writer for HBO’s PAUSE with Sam Jay, nominated for a WGA award.