Biography

Brian Volk-Weiss (born May 28, 1976) is an American film and television producer and director. He is the founder and current CEO of The Nacelle Company and Comedy Dynamics (a Nacelle subsidiary). He is also the creator, producer, and occasional director of the current Netflix series, The Toys That Made Us along with the television specials Kevin Hart's Guide to Black History (also Netflix) and Discontinued (originally on The CW). Through Comedy Dynamics, he has produced and directed numerous stand-up specials and comedy albums for comedians like Kevin Hart, Jim Gaffigan, Ali Wong, Tiffany Haddish, Ilana Glazer, and many others. Volk-Weiss has also produced several television shows including Join or Die with Craig Ferguson, Stevie TV, and Animal Nation with Anthony Anderson. He also serves as executive producer on the upcoming revival of the 1992 TV series, Mad About You.

Brian Volk-Weiss (born May 28, 1976) is an American film and television producer and director. He is the founder and current CEO of The Nacelle Company and Comedy Dynamics (a Nacelle subsidiary). He is also the creator, producer, and occasional director of the current Netflix series, The Toys That Made Us along with the television specials Kevin Hart's Guide to Black History (also Netflix) and Discontinued (originally on The CW). Through Comedy Dynamics, he has produced and directed numerous stand-up specials and comedy albums for comedians like Kevin Hart, Jim Gaffigan, Ali Wong, Tiffany Haddish, Ilana Glazer, and many others. Volk-Weiss has also produced several television shows including Join or Die with Craig Ferguson, Stevie TV, and Animal Nation with Anthony Anderson. He also serves as executive producer on the upcoming revival of the 1992 TV series, Mad About You.

Personal Info

Known For Production

Gender Male

Known Credits 72

Birthday 1976-05-28

Place of Birth Queens, New York, USA

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Production TV ShowsMovies

2020 Maria Bamford: Weakness is the Brand Producer
2019 Eddie Griffin: E-Niggma Producer
2019 The Movies That Made Us (4 episodes)Executive Producer
2019 Arsenio Hall: Smart and Classy Executive Producer
2019 #IMomSoHard Live Executive Producer
2019 Alice Wetterlund: My Mama Is a Human and So Am I Producer
2019 Jim Gaffigan: Quality Time Executive Producer
2019 Joel Mchale: Live from Pyongyang Producer
2019 Marina Franklin: Single Black Female Producer
2019 Iliza Shlesinger: Over & Over Producer
2019 David Cross: Oh Come On Executive Producer
2018 Steve Lemme & Kevin Heffernan: The Potential Farewell Tour Executive Producer
2018 Liz Stewart: I'm Crowning Executive Producer
2018 Demetri Martin: The Overthinker Executive Producer
2018 Henry Rollins: Keep Talking, Pal. Executive Producer
2018 Jim Gaffigan: Noble Ape Executive Producer
2018 Brody Stevens: Live from the Main Room Producer
2018 Tom Arnold: Past & Present Imperfectly Producer
2018 The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir Executive Producer
2018 Ali Wong: Hard Knock Wife Executive Producer
2018 Kevin Smith: Silent but Deadly Executive Producer
2018 Louie Anderson: Big Underwear Producer
2017 The Toys That Made Us (12 episodes)Executive Producer
2017 There's... Johnny! (7 episodes)Executive Producer
2017 Bob Saget: Zero to Sixty Producer
2016 Nick Thune: Good Guy Executive Producer
2016 Tom Papa: Human Mule Executive Producer
2016 Joey Coco Diaz: Sociably UnAcceptable Executive Producer
2016 Aries Spears: Comedy Blueprint Executive Producer
2016 Mo Mandel: Negative Reinforcement Executive Producer
2016 Michael Ian Black: Noted Expert Executive Producer
2016 Ali Wong: Baby Cobra Executive Producer
2016 Cameron Esposito: Marriage Material Executive Producer
2016 Steve-O: Guilty as Charged Executive Producer
2016 Matt Besser: Besser Breaks The Record Executive Producer
2015 Brooks McBeth: This Ain't Shakespeare Executive Producer
2015 Craig Ferguson: Just Being Honest Executive Producer
2015 Lisa Lampanelli: Back to the Drawing Board Executive Producer
2015 Kevin Hart Presents: Plastic Cup Boyz Executive Producer
2015 Iliza Shlesinger: Freezing Hot Executive Producer
2014 Sinbad: Make Me Wanna Holla Executive Producer
2014 Jasper Redd: Jazz Talk Executive Producer
2014 Tom Segura: Completely Normal Executive Producer
2014 Chris Porter: Ugly and Angry Executive Producer
2013 F#Ck Nick Cannon Executive Producer
2013 Kathleen Madigan: Madigan Again Executive Producer
2013 Mike Birbiglia: My Girlfriend's Boyfriend Executive Producer
2013 Rob Schneider: Soy Sauce and the Holocaust Executive Producer
2013 Tom Papa: Freaked Out Executive Producer
2013 Brian Posehn: The Fartist Executive Producer
2013 Iliza Shlesinger: War Paint Executive Producer
2012 D.L. Hughley: Reset Executive Producer
2012 Jim Norton: Please Be Offended Executive Producer
2012 Louie Anderson: Big Baby Boomer Executive Producer
2012 Tom Rhodes: Light, Sweet, Crude Executive Producer
2012 That Guy... Who Was in That Thing Executive Producer
2011 Tom Papa: Live in New York City Executive Producer
2008 My Best Friend's Girl Producer
2007 Good Luck Chuck Producer
2005 Greg Behrendt Is Uncool Producer
2002 The Gray in Between Producer

Directing

2019 Eddie Griffin: E-Niggma Director
2019 The Movies That Made Us (4 episodes)Director
2019 John Crist: I Ain't Prayin for That Director
2019 Matt Besser: Pot Humor Director
2019 Arsenio Hall: Smart and Classy Director
2019 #IMomSoHard Live Director
2019 Mike E. Winfield: Stepman Director
2019 Alice Wetterlund: My Mama Is a Human and So Am I Director
2019 Joel Mchale: Live from Pyongyang Director
2019 Marina Franklin: Single Black Female Director
2019 Lavell Crawford: New Look Same Funny! Director
2019 Chris Porter: A Man From Kansas Director
2019 Bryan Callen: Complicated Apes Director
2019 Steve Trevino: 'Til Death Director
2018 Steve Lemme & Kevin Heffernan: The Potential Farewell Tour Director
2018 Dennis Miller: Fake News, Real Jokes Director
2018 Jimmie JJ Walker & Michael Winslow: We Are Still Here Director
2018 Henry Rollins: Keep Talking, Pal. Director
2018 Kevin Smith: Silent but Deadly Director
2017 The Toys That Made Us (12 episodes)Director
2017 Lavell Crawford: Home for the Holidays Director

Creator

2019 The Movies That Made Us Creator
2017 The Toys That Made Us Creator

Writing

2019 Kevin Hart's Guide to Black History Writer

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