Liam McEneaney is a quarterfinalist for the 2019 Academy Nicholl Fellowship for his script THE PROPHET MOSES: NYPD. He is also a 2020 Final Draft Big Break quarterfinalist for his scripts Red Thunder and American Dirtbags. In 2021 Red Thunder and American Dirtbags were quarterfinalists in the Atlanta Film Festival Screenwriting Contest.
Liam was also a semifinalist for the 2019 Screencraft Animation Competition for his pilot script CHRISTIAN BALE vs. THE ZOMBIES OF HOLLYWOOD and a 2020 Screencraft Comedy semifinalist for his pilot script UNCLE SEAN.
Most recently, he was hired to script funny training videos for Microsoft, and a show he contributed to, GARY BUSEY: PET JUDGE, premiered on Amazon Prime.
He has been a contributing writer for SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE’s Weekend Update and Hannibal Buress’ set on Comedy Central’s ROAST OF JUSTIN BIEBER. He has written for Comedy Central and comedycentral.com, as well as various publications including Maxim among many others.
Liam has trained in sketch comedy writing at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, and in improv at the UCB and the Groundlings.
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE: WEEKEND UPDATE
TRIUMPH THE INSULT COMIC DOG
Liam produced a benefit that Triumph the Insult Comic Dog headlined. You can find the whole set here, and he wrote a bunch of jokes for Triumph as well. Below are a few:
STANDUP NATION WITH GREG GIRALDO
Liam wrote for this show on Comedy Central:
BEST WEEK EVER
Liam was never on staff as a writer, but did come in every week with ten pages of jokes: