David Pompeii, a two time Emmy winner for his work as host of the TV series A Better Place, has appeared in ER, the Daily Show, Passions, HBO Sketch Pad, the Sports Bar, Heroes and Key & Peele. He has also appeared in several feature films including, The Poker House, Stranger than Fiction and Barber Shop II. Pompeii began his career at the Chicago Improv comedy club. He soon became a regular at the Funny Firm and at All Jokes aside. Pompeii spent 4 years on the road performing in comedy clubs across the country. The Tribune Broadcasting Company featured Pompeii in the documentary Stand up: the Serious Business of Comedy. Pompeii became a staple of the Second City Theater in Chicago, writing and performing in three Main Stage reviews, three ETC reviews and countless touring company shows. Pompeii was also a member of the Main stage cast of the Second City Toronto. David Pompeii lives in Los Angeles and is currently performing stand up at comedy clubs in Hollywood as well as improv and sketch comedy with the Nation of Improv.