Michael Ian Black

Michael Ian Black is a comedian who began his career with The State, was featured on NBC’s “Ed,” then starred in Stella, a TV show he co-created with Michael Showalter and David Wain. He’s a stand-up comedian who tours the country, and is author of the children’s book Chicken Cheeks and You’re Not Doing It Right: Tales of Marriage, Sex, Death, and Other Humiliations.  

Get the Free Speech News You Need

protesters in face masks carrying old Belarusian national flags

PEN America has a new weekly newsletter, PEN Points, bringing you a digest of the biggest free expression news of the week, plus the analysis and insights you trust from PEN America experts.