Myrone Sumner

Performer at iO West

A Seattle Washington Native, who now resides in Los Angeles as writer, actor, and director who recently wrote, and performed on IFC’s ‘Up and Coming Comedy Showcase’ taping at the 2017 San Francisco Sketch Fest, and was selected to the 2017 Native American Writers TV Lab in partnership with HBO, Comcast NBCUniversal, and Univision. In 2016 he was a writer for the CBS Diversity Showcase where he cowrote the closing piece ‘The Black Stormtroopers’.

His other work, and appearances have been featured on Deadline, Yahoo, World Star HipHop, Vulture, Stoner Days, Funny Or Die, The Second City Network, iO Comedy Network, Color TV, ‘ Lady Bits’ with Mo Collins (Mad TV, Parks and Rec)

In 2016 his comedy team, Blade Brown won L.A. Scripted Festival sketch tournament, and was selected to Austin Sketch Fest, and was a headliner at the Seattle Sketch Fest.

Myrone is currently a member of the iOWest headliner sketch team Drug Money, and is the director of the featured house team, The Cover Up.