Comedian/Writer Michael Gelbart has appeared on The Late Late Show on CBS, Comics Unleashed and Comedy.tv. He has had two prime-time specials on CTV and CBC, which have both aired on Comedy Central. His latest special “All New Smash Hits” is now on Amazon Prime.
He has written over 50 episodes of series that have aired on Disney, Nickelodeon, Teen Nick, Starz Kids, Cartoon Network and, as well as being creative consultant on full seasons of shows and on-camera as lead guest character. His career began as writer and then head writer of the Canadian Screen Awards (formerly the Geminis). He spent two years performing in theaters as feature act for fellow Canadian comedian Norm Macdonald.
Michael has written and co-starred in a Christmas movie. “A Very Cool Christmas” aired nationally every holiday season on Lifetime and now has a permanent home on Amazon Prime.
Additionally, his comedic novel “The Other Oprahs” about four women named Oprah who aren’t Oprah Winfrey was a best seller that reached a diverse audience, crossing boundaries of both race and gender. He has recently adapted it to pilot script, while continuing to create new content for the world to eventually enjoy.