Michael Colton

Comedian, TV Writer

1975 –

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Who is Michael Colton?

Michael Colton is a writer and comedian. With John Aboud, he was a regular commentator on Best Week Ever and other VH1 shows, including I Love the '80s.

During the Writers Guild of America strike of 2007-8, Colton and Aboud created AMPTP.com, a parody of the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers' official website, AMPTP.org.

From 2000 to 2003, Colton and Aboud ran Modern Humorist, an entertainment company based in Brooklyn, NY best known for its online magazine. In the late 90s, Colton was a journalist at the Washington Post.

He graduated from Harvard University, where he was an editor at both the Harvard Lampoon and the Harvard Crimson.

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Born
1975
Also known as
  • The Modern Humorist
Parents
Profession
Education
  • Harvard University

Submitted
on July 23, 2013