Dusty Trice is an actor, writer and comedian in Los Angeles. Trice was born in Florence, Alabama and raised in North Dakota and Minnesota. He attended the University of Minnesota and earned a Bachelor of Science in Political Science at North Dakota State University. Dusty was a political staffer for 15 years, working in electoral politics and marijuana legalization. He began performing stand-up comedy at night at the Comedy Zone in Charlotte, NC, while working days at the 2012 DNC Convention. He moved to Los Angeles in 2013 and co-created the Stand Up Bus in 2014. Dusty wrote and directed the short film MACARONI NECKLACES (2016) and had supporting roles as the clerk in SOME LIKE IT BORING (2018) and as the titular character in BEAUREGARD (2019), in which he did his own stunts… completely nude. In addition to writing several screenplays, Dusty is an expert recreational gardener, creates abstract art from tissue paper, and writes pulp murder mystery novels and humorous essays. Dusty Trice lives in Los Angeles with his wife Janie.