Zackery Alexzander Stephens (they/them) is a comedian, writer, and director. They've worked in animation and on several talk show pilot presentations. Zackery's original pilots have earned them the title of Outfest Screenwriting Lab Fellow, NYTVF alumni & Orchard Project Episodic Lab Finalist.
Before focusing on television, Zackery spent almost a decade performing sketch and improvisational comedy. They performed at Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, The Second City, iO Chicago and Annoyance. Zackery recently taught the Sketch Directing Lab at the Magnet Theater and directed for the comedy collective BoogieManja at the PIT. They have taught workshops at Fordham University, University of Washington, Central Washington University and other colleges across the country.
Zackery has come a long way for a kid that grew up on a farm in the rural and inaccurately self-titled, “Palm Springs” of Washington State. Follow them on twitter @ZackeyAStephen so you can DM them your favorite brunch spots.