Tyler Smith

Tyler Smith is a co-founding member of the award-winning and critically acclaimed comedy group Claymore (www.claymoreproductions.com). Their work includes a four year run of The Free Improv Show at The Playground Theater, 15 original sketch shows, and dozens of short films and web videos. In 2013, the group produced the sketch comedy TV pilot Exquisite Corpse, which was an official selection at the New York Television Festival (NYTVF) and where Tyler and the creators shared the Best Actor Award. Tyler returned to NYTVF in 2015 with his web pilot Goodnight Jeffrey, which was also accepted to the Premiere Film Festival, Austin Film Festival, and the Midwest Independent Film Festival (nominated for Best Actor). Tyler has also performed at iO, The Annoyance, the Neo-Futurists, ImprovAcadia, Symphony Center, and the Kennedy Center. He will be finishing up his MFA in screenwriting at DePaul University this spring. Hooray for life and hooray for his beautiful wife Mo. www.tylerjeffreysmith.com