Tagged News Items
- Comedy Central orders pilot starring Sean Clements & Dominic Dierkes
- Comedy Central Orders Pilot Starring UCBT's Dominic Dierkes and Sean Clements
- UCBTLA performers named New Faces at Just For Laughs
- LA Weekly names Dominic Dierkes, Drew Droege, DC Pierson, Walsh Brothers "Comedy Acts to Watch"
- Paste Magazine features 'The 10 Best Derrick Comedy Skits'
- UCBT performers attached to indie comedy film "The Hand Job"
- UCBT shows and performers win 2008 ECNY Awards
- Recap of Derrick Comedy and Mystery Team at Sundance: "Brilliant and Hilarious"
- Films from UCBT performers Charlyne Yi & Derrick selected for exhibition at 2009 Sundance Film Festival
Dominic Dierkes is a Los Angeles-based comedian with over a decade of experience in stand-up, sketch, and improvisation. He's a veteran performer, teacher, and writer at the UCBT and a member of the popular internet sketch group, DERRICK comedy, whose videos have been viewed over 200 million times online. With DERRICK, Dominic co-wrote and co-starred in the feature film Mystery Team which premiered at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival and enjoyed a theatrical / DVD release. As an actor, Dominic has made guest appearances on Community, Parks & Recreation, House of Lies, Mad Men, Weeds, and Workaholics. He also appeared in the independent films, The To Do List and Awful Nice. Dominic was a writer on the FOX animated shows Allen Gregory and Murder Police, the Peabody award-winning Onion News Network, and currently writes for Workaholics on Comedy Central. Dominic has also performed stand-up comedy on Conan and as part of the 2012 Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal. Dominic can be seen at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater performing weekly in Shitty Jobs and regularly in ASSSSCAT.