Shane Torres is a NY based stand-up, writer, host, and actor originally from Texas, and more recently, Portland. As an actor, Shane starred opposite Jane Lynch in a one-off sketch for NBC’s Red Nose Day. He created, produced, and starred in his own Comedy Central Digital Series, Shane Torres Conquers Your Fears. He also hosted the Paramount food/travel digital series How Good Can it Get? Shane’s Half Hour special and debut comedy album (Established 1981) are both available now via Comedy Central. He’s appeared performing stand-up on Conan (TBS), Night Train (Seeso) and, The Guest List (Seeso), in addition to AXS’ Gotham Comedy Live and Fuse’s Uproarious. You may have also seen him performing on Last Comic Standing (NBC), Ron White’s Comedy Salute to the Troops (CMT), or as a New Face of Stand-Up at JFL Montreal. Shane has performed at many festivals all over the country including Moontower, Outside Lands, High Plains Comedy, Bumbershoot Music and Arts, and more. He’s has also appeared on popular podcasts such as Savage Love and Comedy Bang Bang. As a writer, Shane has contributed to Vulture, Splitsider, Paste Magazine, Laughspin, The Portland Mercury, and Nailed Magazine.