Charlie Todd

Charlie is the founder of Improv Everywhere, producing and directing the group’s work for over seventeen years. The projects he’s directed for Improv Everywhere have received over 400 million lifetime views on YouTube. More than 100 individual videos have view counts over a million, having been shared around the world and featured in mainstream media outlets like the Today show, Good Morning America, and The New York Times.

Charlie also works as a television producer, serving as creator and executive producer for Improv Everywhere’s television pilot for NBC, and more recently as executive producer for MTV’s late night comedy, The Middle of the Night Show. Charlie is a long-time performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York City. He is the author of Causing a Scene, a book about Improv Everywhere published by HarperCollins. He is also the subject of the documentary We Cause Scenes. Charlie lives in Manhattan with his wife Cody Lindquist and their son.

The fastest way to get in touch with Charlie is via this contact page.

You can book Charlie Todd to give a keynote address at your school, conference, or corporate event.

Here’s a video of Charlie on The Today Show.

And here’s a video of Charlie’s TED talk.