Eric Hunicutt

Eric Hunicutt

Eric Hunicutt is a guest instructor at the DSI Comedy Theater

Eric Hunicutt is a working actor, director, writer, acting coach, and teacher currently living in Los Angeles. A professional actor for nearly 20 years, Eric's work has ranged from Shakespeare at Lincoln Center to sketch comedy in dive bars, as well as work in television, film, and live theatre - including ten years as a member of the acclaimed Chicago-based improv ensemble the Reckoning. Recent directing projects include productions at The Second City (LA & Chicago), Spoleto Fringe (Charleston, SC), Comedy Central Stage (LA), Upright Citizens’ Brigade Theaters (NYC & LA), and Neil LaBute’s reasons to be pretty at UC San Diego. In Fall 2011, Eric was a Guest Faculty member at UC San Diego's Department of Theatre & Dance, where he also directed The Thugs by Adam Bock. Eric teaches in Los Angeles at Steppenwolf Classes West, Warner Loughlin Studios, Improv Olympic West, is a private acting coach to beginning actors and celebrities alike, and for the past five years has taught as a Guest Artist at California State University's annual Summer Arts program.
He is a proud alumnus of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a native tarheel.

Hometown: Raleigh, NC