Brian T Shirley was born in Atlanta, Ga. Grew up in the Marietta/Smyrna area until the age of 18. Went into the USAF around age 20, got out and bounced around doing odd jobs before joining a comedy workshop in Chas, SC in the early 1990's. He had since toured the USA, Canada, The Bahamas and Japan performing stand-up comedy. He's also hosted radio shows, published 3 comedy books, created 3 web series, written various articles and has appeared in Independent films and web TV series. He continues to tour and work in film and TV.