Malik Work, the NYC based actor-teacher-writer-emcee, is a founding member of the groundbreaking jazz/hip hop conglomerate: The Real Live Show. He has written and starred in a one man show entitled Verses At Work, for which he was nominated for Best Solo Performance at the 2017 AUDELCO Awards. He also wrote, starred in, and executive produced a film version of Verses @ Work that was selected by the Hip Hop Film Festival among many more, and notably won the International Spotlight Award at the Los Angeles Brazilian Film Festival. His recent television credits include Broad City on Comedy Central and Blacklist: Redemption on NBC. He has provided voice-over for national network commercials, scripted television, radio, internet, a museum opening in spring 2020, and has written for HBO. He teaches acting, creative writing, Shakespeare, theater arts, hip hop and hip hop theater, locally and internationally. His show Verses At Work has most recently been featured at the Park Avenue Armory in NYC, as well as in South Africa for the 2019 National Arts Festival in Makhanda.