Barb and Steve North are with Brook Forest Entertainment, a comedy management/ development company. The Norths are no strangers to acting and comedy. Beginning as actors and a comedy team themselves-- Barb and Steve headlined clubs and colleges and appeared on over 30 network and syndicated television shows before their career took them behind the camera writing and producing. The Norths were head writers for The Gong Show and wrote or produced for many others including Candid Camera, Make Me Laugh, Bachelor Party and Switcheroo. They have worked in development, created shows, and sold formats of shows they created in the expanding International market of the 90s. For many years, the pair have also taught standup, improv and acting and privately coach actors, hosts and standup comedians. They have also been talent managers for over 20 years and have a roster of actors and comedians that have appeared on most late night and comedy/variety shows, have made appearances as series regulars, recurring characters or guest stars on Nickelodeon, Disney, Showtime, Comedy Central, Discovery and all the major networks.