Alumnus Moreschi named head writer of The Colbert Report

December 10, 2012

In a press release, Comedy Central announced that Opus Moreschi '99 has been promoted to head writer of The Colbert Report. His colleague Barry Julien will become co-executive producer of the award-winning show, which has an average nightly audience of 1.8 million viewers. From the press release: “Barry Julien and Opus Moreschi are tireless, visionary producers and incredibly talented writers. For instance they wrote this sentence," said Colbert.
Moreschi has been writing for the show since 2008 and is a recipient of two Writer’s Guild Awards and a Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program.
Read Comedy Central's press release.