Dominic Dierkes

Dominic Dierkes is a comedian and writer based in New York City. A graduate of NYU with a B.F.A. in Film and Television production, Dominic is a member of the wildly popular internet sketch group DERRICK COMEDY whose videos have been viewed over fifty million times on YouTube alone. With DERRICK, Dominic co-wrote a pilot at Comedy Central and co-wrote and co-starred in the feature film, Mystery Team which wrapped production in the Summer 2008.

Guest Appearances

Dom and The Scuzzman, Our Close Friends Return

DOMINIC DIERKES and THE SCUZZMAN make their much awaited return to tell The Boys about their new movie.


The Best of Meta Vol. 1

improv4humans #381February 6, 2019

Please enjoy volume one of the all-time best i4h scenes about improv, Matt Besser, Earwolf, and all things meta! This compilation features amazing performances by Tim Meadows, Joe Wengert, John Gemberling, Zach Woods, Colton Dunn, Charlie Sanders, Sean Conroy, Billy Merritt, Paul…


Dom, The Scuzzman, and the Commenter Hunt

Hollywood Handbook #196August 1, 2017

Sean catches up with his former writing partner DOMINIC DIERKES and Dom's new partner THE SCUZZMAN. Then Hayes calls in from out of town. This episode is sponsored by Blue Apron ( and Chapman University (


Matt's First Locker-Room Talk

improv4humans #266November 17, 2016

Jessica McKenna, Dominic Dierkes, and Brandon Gardner join Matt Besser this week to engage in consensual locker-room talk. Maggie Smith refuses to come out to sign for her packages, Tori Spelling lands a starring role as a boat, and the world's most annoying…


Cartoons, Our Close Friends

Hollywood Handbook #116January 12, 2016

Sean is joined by ghostsmasher NEIL CASEY, acclaimed voice actor BEN RODGERS, and good drawer DOMINIC DIERKES to workshop scenes from a new animated movie and address topics such as capital punishment and processed food.


The ScuzzMan Returns

Hollywood Handbook #109November 10, 2015

Sean, Dom Dierkes, and the ScuzzMan are reunited in the studio to catch up on their lives and discuss their script "Volleyball: A Real Underdog Story". Also, the Popcorn Gallery return to ask the ScuzzMan some hard-hitting questions.  


The Wahlberg Solution 6

Sklarbro Country #WS6May 22, 2015

Mark Wahlberg (Daniel Van Kirk) returns to solution the shit out of all the current world wide issues at the UCB-Sunset Theatre in Los Angeles with his very famous friends Bernie Sanders (James Adomian), Jennifer Aniston (Emily Maya Mills), Jon Cryer (John…


The ScuzzMan, Dom's Close Friend

Hollywood Handbook #77March 31, 2015

With Hayes gone, Sean brings in his assistant Dom to fill the void and showers him with apologies in exchange for the exciting golden-haired guest he booked. Then, Dom's friend The ScuzzMan joins them to discuss Volleyball: A Real Underdog Story. Finally, the…


Ben Rodgers, DC Pierson, Dominic Dierkes, Eric Appel, Our Potential LIVE Employees

Hollywood Handbook #72February 24, 2015

Hayes and Sean are coming to you LIVE from UCB-Sunset in Los Angeles with house band MIKAL CRONIN. The guys chat about their time at the #SNL40 celebration and help audience members make the movie of their dreams. Then, they welcome young…


Best of improv4humans Vol. 5

improv4humans #141July 3, 2014

That time has come once again humans! The best of improv4humans with Matt Besser volume 5 is here featuring an amazing roster of the greatest improvisers in the universe including Joe Wengert, Sean Clements, Dominic Dierkes, Jason Mantzoukas, Lennon Parham, Jessica St.…


Best of improv4humans Vol. 4

improv4humans #128.5April 15, 2014

Humans, it's time for the best of improv4humans with Matt Besser volume 4 featuring a tremendous roster of the greatest improvisers including Andy Daly, Lennon Parham, John Gemberling, Paul Rust, Sean Conroy, Katie Dippold, Seth Morris, Alex Fernie, Ben Rodgers, Anthony King,…


Dominic Dierkes, Our Close Friend

Hollywood Handbook #17January 28, 2014

Sean and Hayes are back from the Sundance Film Festival to share their Top Picks for this year's Breakout Artist. Then, Sean's protégé DOMINIC DIERKES joins the boys to discuss the ins and outs of his infamous Fart Gun sketch, make each…


Bonus Cut: Macbook Tree

improv4humans #115.5January 14, 2014

Sean Clements, Dominic Dierkes, and Joe Wengert are back this week to check in with Thomas the intern and ask why his Macbook track pad looks like a tree is growing out of it. You can now get the UCB Comedy Improv Manual, Matt…


Daniel the Miracle Beagle

improv4humans #115January 9, 2014

Sean Clements, Dominic Dierkes, and Joe Wengert can't help but take a life ending leap, explore a rich teenager's terrible crimes, and witness curling magic on this week's improv4humans with Matt Besser! Plus, the vigilante of good taste, Doug Levison returns to…


Bonus Cut: Best of What's Bothering You? Special

improv4humans #98.5September 17, 2013

We’ve gathered some of our favorite What’s Bothering You? segments for this week’s special bonus episode of improv4humans which features an all-star roster of improvisers which includes Eugene Cordero, Pamela Murphy, Billy Merritt, Andy Daly, Stephanie Allynne, Chris Kula, Sean Clements, Neil…


The A Crew

improv4humans #78April 25, 2013

Humans Sean Clements, Neil Campbell, and Dominic Dierkes join Matt Besser to share their observations on the Boston marathon tragedy on today’s improv4humans. They also explore the notion of naming your child after someone you have a special connection to, what kind…


Gun Control

improv4humans #59December 20, 2012

The recent events in Connecticut have inspired us to discuss the topic of gun control. Guests Paul Rust, Dominic Dierkes, and Sean Clements debate gun control with a human who Matt had a short dialogue with on Twitter. This episode’s also full…


Superfast 4G

Sean and Hayes put on their podcast hats as they reveal some upcoming challenges on the upcoming episodes of “Top Chef.” The two of them recap “The Challenge” with a game of That’s Not What’s Happening, talk about the Top (Secret) Chef…


Twirly Burrito

improv4humans #19March 22, 2012

Put down that Cookie Crisp and listen to improv4humans! While we couldn't afford to get Lindsay Lohan on the show, we were able to track down Sean Clements, Dominic Dierkes, and Horatio Sanz who join Matt Besser for a game of college…

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