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AKIVA SCHAFFER (Director) is an award winning writer, director and musician prominently known as a member of The Lonely Island sketch-comedy troupe with fellow "Saturday Night Live” members, Andy Samberg and Jorma Taccone.

As part of "Saturday Night Live's” writing team, Schaffer collaborates on the creation and completion of the show's digital shorts, including the Grammy® nominated "I'm on a Boat” featuring rapper T-Pain, as well as the Emmy nominated "Motherlover” and the Emmy winning "Dick in a Box.”

Schaffer made his feature film directorial debut with the Lorne Michaels produced comedy "Hot Rod,” in which he also starred with Andy Samberg, Isla Fisher and Ian McShane.

For his writing contribution on "Saturday Night Live,” Schaffer received two Writers' Guild of America Awards, and a Peabody Award. Released in 2009, The Lonely Island's "Incredibad” became the eighth highest selling Hip Hop album of the year.


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