(Courtesy Sarah Colonna / November 14, 2010)

Casey Wilson stars as abbreviation-happy Penny Hartz on ABC's "Happy Endings." A former "Saturday Night Live" cast member, Wilson was trained in improv as the acclaimed Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. She has this message for those about to read her Oscar picks: "You're welcome, America."

Sarah Colonna is a roundtable regular and writer for E!'s "Chelsea Lately." Also series regular and producer on "After Lately," Colonna recently released her first book, "Life as I Blow It." She frequently opens for Chelsea Handler on the road. sarahcolonna.com

Rich Vos starred in the first and third seasons of NBC's "Last Comic Standing," and wrote for Chris Rock when he hosted the Oscars in 2005. Vos performs Thursday-Saturday at Magooby's Joke House in Timonium. His new album, "Still Empty Inside," is available now. richvos.com

Jason Weems is a Baltimore-based stand-up comedian and was a semi-finalist on "Last Comic Standing." His first comedy special, "Jason Weems, Vol. 1, Intellectual Property," was a filmed in Baltimore and is out now on DVD. jasonweemscomedy.com

Heather Moyer has been a member of Baltimore Improv Group since it was founded in 2004. BIG performs Friday and Saturday at the Strand Theater and performs "BIG's Unscripted," March 2-17 at Mobtown Theater. bigimprov.org

Evan Siple is a contributor to b and The Baltimore Sun. He operates the award-winning, Baltimore-centric The City That Breeds blog at citythatbreeds.com.