Erick Hellwig

About Erick

Erick Hellwig is an actor, comedian, improviser and writer currently performing in New York City. He has studied with The Upright Citizens Brigade, The Second City and The Peoples Improv Theater and is currently an instructor for The PIT and 10,000 Hours. He has performed at The Toronto Improv Festival, The Philadelphia Improv Festival, The New York City Improv Festival, The Del Close Marathon & Sketchprov and was a member of the former PIT house teams Darling and Stranger. Erick currently performs in repertory with Family Haircut and the independent improv troupe Herschel in addition to guest-staring in numerous PIT shows. His TV/film credits MTV Other’s “Truth or Dare”, MTV’s Made, Nat Geo’s “Going Ape” and writing for MTV’s “Money From Strangers”. He has appeared in both regular and voice-over commercials for Comedy Central & Gas-X For more info, check out