Patrick Bristow (b. 1962) is an improv comedian who serves as the director, host and co-producer of Puppet Up! - Uncensored and Stuffed and Unstrung. Bristow has worked extensively in television, with recurring roles on Ellen and Mad About You.
Other television credits include, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Seinfeld, The Drew Carey Show, Friends, and Whose Line Is It Anyway?, amongst others, and frequent voice parts on Family Guy and Disney's Fillmore and The Suite Life of Zack and Cody. Bristow's film appearances include the 2005 remake of The Longest Yard, Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery and So I Married An Ax Murderer, Twilight of the Golds, and Showgirls.
An alum of The Groundlings, Bristow continues to teach and direct improv and sketch comedy with the group, and has directed many improv shows and groups, as well as the 2004 L.A. Weekly Theatre Awards Show.