Brian Poth (born June 9, 1975) is an American actor. He got his start as a dancer on the show Kids Incorporated having to commute to Los Angeles every week. After his contract was up, he moved to LA to get a screen writing and film production degree from Loyola Marymount University. After graduating in 1997, he promptly won a guest starring role in Six Feet Under. In 2003, Poth was cast in his first major role on TV, appearing for 30 episodes on CSI: Miami as multimedia lab tech Tyler Jensen. In 2010 he made his directorial debut with co-writer and co-director Elizabeth Beckwith in the musical comedy short Gleeclipse starring Linda Cardellini spoofing Jane Lynch's character from Glee. Poth recently finished production on his freshman effort sitcom pilot Family Style, written with director and creator Guy Shalem.