Markus is a comedy writer and producer who schooled in Rhode Island, cut his teeth in Boston, and went for the big time in Vegas before leaping into Hollywood in 2004, which he hoped to take by storm, but instead, it took him.
He has performed in Caesar's Magical Empire
, Star Trek The Experience
, as Casanova at the Venetian Hotel and as King Arthur at The Excalibur, as well as in countless sketch, improv, and stand-up shows. He has written for The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
, The Chabad Telethon
, and has opened for, worked with, and been lucky enough to direct some true giants in comedy.
He is the author of NewsRiffsComedy.blogspot.com
, is a writer for Top Story! Weekly at ioWest, and contributes to The David Feldman Comedy Podcast, syndicated on Pacifica Radio.
Markus is married to the talented actress and comedian Miriam Kublin. They have 3 children and live in Los Angeles, CA.