Paul Thomas is a writer-director-performer and one half of the award-winning comedy duo the Defiant Thomas Brothers. As a solo artist he has performed at San Francisco Sketchfest, the New York Sketch Comedy Festival, SketchfestNYC, Just For Laughs Chicago, the Chicago Sketch Comedy Festival, and the North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival. His short films and music videos have screened at comedy festivals such as the Just For Laughs Montreal, the L.A. Comedy Short Film Festival, and the Chicago Comedy Film Festival. On the music front, Paul is part of the post-grunge comedy rock pioneers Lola Balatro.