Shannon Odell is a Brooklyn based writer, comedian, and scientist. She co-created, writes, and stars in the Inverse original series Your Brain on Blank, where she explains the science behind how everything, from alcohol to caffeine to puppies, affects the brain. She can be seen on The Science Channel, acting as a science correspondent for the show What on Earth!. She can also be seen at Weill Cornell Medicine, where she is a Neuroscience PhD candidate studying epigenetics and memory.
Joanna is a New York-based comedian and writer at Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. She was previously Deputy Editor at Esquire.com and Senior Editor at Jezebel (and has contributed writing to one million other websites), is the host of the monthly experimental comedy show Drunk Science, and regularly performs around the city at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, the Annoyance, and the PIT. She recently completed a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Fellowship in Science and Health Journalism at Columbia University, during which she saw a human heart just chilling out and beating.
Jordan Mendoza is an Asian-American writer, comedian, and filmmaker who works at Comedy Central’s Creators Program. He created the Comedy Central Originals series “Apologies” where each episode he plays a villain YouTuber apologizing for a previous video he had to delete. He co-hosts Drunk Science (ft. The New York Times, Vulture, Gothamist, truTV Comedy Breakout Initiative). Time Out named him a "Rising New York comedian primed to break big.” Recently he appeared on Radiolab, was selected for the WGA’s Made in NY Writing Fellowship, and was retweeted by the Rock He is active on TikTok.
Management: Brandon Stein & Cait Taylor at Brillstein Entertainment Partners.
as "Igor", the Lab Assistant, @ernestmyers
Ernest Myers is a writer/performer based in New York City and trained at UCB. Ernest can be seen monthly as Igor in Drunk Science and has performed at UCB in This Show Will Get A Cease & Desist and The Genre II. He lived in seven countries during his childhood, so if you ask him where he's from, expect a long answer.