Marty Scanlon is a NY based actor, improviser, musician, writer, and creator!  Originally from the Chicago suburbs, Marty is a proud graduate of The University of Illinois (BFA Acting). As a co-creater of the hit YouTube musical web series World's Worst Musical as well as multiple popular sketch comedy videos as one half of the duo Far From Famous Marty is constantly working on something new, and would love to work with you!

  • Marty is a current cast member/improviser in 'Before & After' - an Advanced Study Performance class at UCB New York.

  • Marty was recently featured in a 'Millennials of New York' sketch from EliteDaily.

  • Marty was a cast member/improviser in UCB's 'Controlled Chaos' - an Advanced Study Performance class at UCB New York.

  • Marty returned to Playhouse on Park to play Hal in Proof (January-February)

  • Marty appeared in the remount of The Party's Over (a new comedic play) at the Manhattan Repertory Theatre in December.

  • Marty played Louis Ironson in Angels in America Part One: Millenium Approaches at Playhouse on Park in October.  The production was recently featured in an article in the New York Times.