Edgar Momplaisir is a comedian, writer, and performer born in New York City, partially raised in McAllen,TX and now based in Los Angeles.

Alongside performing with Harold team LeRoy and indie darlings Arcade Currency, Edgar enjoys writing and directing short films. He's been an artist-in-residence at the Echo Park Film Center, a Sundance New Voices Lab Fellow, and has won awards for his short films. Edgar co-hosts and hosts the popular podcasts, Culture Kings (iHeartRadio) and The Wokest (Earwolf). Recently, Edgar was a writer for the Fox show What Just Happened with Fred Savage. His other credits include new Gus van Sant film Don’t Worry, He Wont Get Far on Foot and NBC comedy Great News.