Ten things to know:


1. Felipe Torres Medina is an award-winning Colombian writer based in New York City.

2. He loves writing the second part of that sentence, because he really wouldn't rather live anywhere else. 

3. His work has appeared on BuzzFeed and BuzzFeed Español, McSweeney's, ReductressMitú, and CollegeHumor.

4. He has also been published in several important media publications in Latin America such as El Espectador, KienYKe and Revista Arcadia

5. He currently works at Laundry Service where he works on a lot of cool brands like Tic Tac… and worked on Papa John's... yeah… *sigh*

6. Before that he was at The Brooklyn Brothers where he worked for clients like Major League Soccer, BODYARMOR, Boston Brewing Company, Optimum Cable, Blink Fitness and Rémy Martin.

7. He is a writer and performer at the best comedy theatre in the world, The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre where he writes for the House Team ¨Night Eaters¨. Come see a show!

8. In television, Felipe has worked for Colombian-American production company Neuplot as a writer and as an associate producer for GMG Entertainment's show "Movies You Wanna Watch."

9.  He once appeared on Who Wants To Be a Millionaire, but in Colombia.

10. His millions are in Colombian pesos.