Lucas Kavner is a writer, performer and comedian from Plano, Texas. He recently created and starred in Water Bear, the very first animated VR series, and was nominated for a WGA Award for his work as a writer on The Jim Jefferies Show on Comedy Central. He’s the author of the plays Fish Eye (Time Out Critic’s Pick, included in New York Magazine’s Best Theatre of the Year), Carnival Kids (NY Times Critics Pick), Clickshare (ACT), The Gum Play (Sloan Foundation grant, Ensemble Studio Theatre), and Barnes & Noble: Frisco, Texas (Ars Nova). Other writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, New York Magazine, Slate, McSweeney’s, The Believer and The New Yorker, among others, and he spent three years as a reporter at The Huffington Post. He is currently developing television projects with Warner Brothers and FX.