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. Credits include new Gus van Sant film Don’t Worry, He Wont Get Far on Foot and NBC comedy Great News.