Chris Manley, originally from New Jersey, has studied Improv at The PIT and clown technique with Eric Davis. He made his debut clown performance in the show "Kill Me Loudly" (directed by Davis). He can be found performing around the boroughs with his improv groups KnifeStorm and Halfbear. He also writes and performs with his sketch group New Exc!tement. Chris graduated from Stony Brook University with a bachelors degree in Anthropology.
In March 2009, Chris' famous mustache was shaven off. However, before it left it was heard singing "Don't you cry, I'll be back again someday!"