Chris Mancini, is a comedian, author, filmmaker and parent. This also makes him very tired. SyFy awarded him a “Future of Film” grant and also aired his award winning short film SKINS, which the Museum of Television and Radio archived as an “Important Short Film.” He has screened and spoken at various prestigious festivals including Slamdance, HBO’S US Comedy Arts festival, and at Comic-Con in San Diego. His first feature horror film, Asylum, will be out in late 2013 from After Dark Films and Lionsgate. His short film compilation entitled Myopic Visions is available now nationwide. Also an author, his book Pacify Me: A Handbook for the Freaked Out New Dad is out now from Simon and Schuster. It tells of the harrowing tale of a guy overcoming his fear of actually procreating and offers helpful advice for freaked out new dads everywhere. As a comic Chris has played all over the country from a beautiful Marriott in Hawaii to a beautiful Roadhouse in Ohio.