Jon Mackey is a director/writer/actor/improviser who lives and works in Los Angeles.
He's been writing and performing sketch and improv at The Upright Citizen's Brigade Theater for nearly a decade and can be seen performing every Friday night (9:30pm at UCB Franklin in Los Angeles) with his improv group, Winslow.
As a director, Jon has directed a wide range of commercial and digital content for such brands as Amazon, Verizon, Netflix, Warner Brothers, BBC America, Delta Airlines, IFC, FOX, Dockers, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, LegalZoom, and charities such as Bloomberg Philanthropies, Communities in Schools, The Prostate Cancer Foundation, MPTF, and more.
He has also directed a boatload of celebrity driven exclusive content for Funny or Die, working with the likes of Bruce Willis, Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Sterling K Brown, Tracy Morgan, Charlie Day, Chris Pratt, Hank Azaria, Tony Hale, Tim Simons, Dax Shepard, Kristen Bell, Rob Riggle, Rick Ross, Mac Miller, Ty Dolla $ign, Lil Jon, Randall Park, Thomas Middleditch, and too many others to list.
Jon’s most recent writing credits include Under a Rock with Tig Notaro (Funny or Die/Amazon). Additionally, Jon created, wrote, directed, and starred in the College Humor original web series MOLLY MADE ME alongside Milana Vayntrub. He’s also directed, co-wrote, and starred in a 22 minute original comedy pilot featuring his sketch group, BIG GRANDE - with whom he also hosts the hit podcast "Teacher's Lounge" - just named one of Stitcher Premium's 10 Most Listened To Original Podcasts of 2017.
Jon's dream is to one day be called a sell-out by some punks in a shopping mall.