A media veteran of over 20 years, Miles Kahn has written, produced and directed hundreds of episodes of television, multiple TV specials, commercials, music videos and short films. He is the recipient of an Emmy award, two WGA Awards, three Peabodys and numerous other nominations. His films have played worldwide from Cannes to Sao Paulo to NYC. His essays, articles and satire can be read in McSweeney’s, The Occasional, Nerve, The Morning News, Defenestration and Funny or Die. He most recently served as Executive Producer and writer for the Emmy award-winning Full Frontal with Samantha Bee on TBS which enjoyed a seven year run.
He previously served as Senior Producer for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and was Executive Producer for the comedy special, DL Hughley: The Endangered List, which was honored with a 2013 Peabody Award. His web series, Halal in the Family, with co-creator Aasif Mandvi, was the recipient of the 2016 Peabody New Futures of Media award. He is a graduate of the FSU College of Motion Picture Arts.
He is a big fan of writing in the 3rd person and novelty sweatshirts featuring lighthouses by the seashore.