Brooklyn born Brian Scolaro is an actor and stand-up comedian. He is most known for his appearances on “CONAN”, his half hour Comedy Central special “COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS: BRIAN SCOLARO”, as Doug on TBS’s “SULLIVAN AND SON”, and as Stuart on FOX’s “STACKED”.
He got his start as a regular performer at The Comedy Cellar in NYC, and was invited to appear at the Just For Laughs Montreal Comedy Festival in 1998. From there, he was added to the cast of the NBC sitcom “THREE SISTERS”. Brian then became a regular cast member on the FOX sitcom “STACKED” which was penned by Steve Levitan (Modern Family) and starred Pamela Anderson and Christopher Lloyd. About his role of Stuart Miller on “Stacked”, The LA Times said “Scolaro is terrfic. An actual sitcom find.”
SInce then, Brian has had recurring roles on “SULLIVAN AND SON”, “KROLL SHOW”, “LIFE AND TIMES OF TIM” and “WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE.” About his role on “Sullivan”, Brian Doyle Murray (Caddyshack) stated Scolaro is “one of the best I’ve ever seen.” Brian also has had guest roles on such shows as “BONES”, “DEXTER”, “MAD MEN”, “GREY’S ANATOMY,” “TRUTH BE TOLD”, “HARRY’S LAW,” “MEN OF A CERTAIN AGE”, “THE MIDDLE”, THE BROTHERS SOLOMON” and many other programs and films.
He has gone on to share his original style of stand up on “CONAN”, “THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH CRAIG FERGUSON”, “GOTHAM COMEDY LIVE”, “LATE NITE WITH CONAN O’BRIEN”, COMEDY CENTRAL’S “LIVE AT GOTHAM”, “COMICS UNLEASHED “ and finally his very own half hour special “COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS: BRIAN SCOLARO” which still airs multiple times a year and is one of their popular downloads on Comedy Central’s iTunes page. His style of stand up has been described as “edgy yet universal” and “original yet old school”. Comedian Tom Rhodes is quoted saying “He has a hugely inventive style and I go out of my way to see him perform whenever I can.” And Marc Maron said on WTF podcast, Brian “might be the funniest fuckin person alive.”