Hampton Yount is an American stand-up comedian, writer, and actor. Yount was born in Virginia. From 2004 to 2012, he and his brother Clay produced a webcomic, Rob and Elliot, for the Boxcar Comics collective. He first performed stand-up comedy in Blacksburg and Washington, D.C., before moving to Los Angeles. His first experience in television was as a consulting producer and performer on MTV's Ridiculousness.