Ian Roberts is an American actor, comedian, writer and producer best known as a founding member of the Upright Citizens Brigade sketch comedy troupe.
Along with the other members of the Upright Citizens Brigade, Roberts owns and operates the Upright Citizens Brigade's theatres and training centres in New York and LA.
As an actor, Roberts has starred in Comedy Central's Upright Citizens Brigade and Reno 911! and Spike TV's Players. His most notable film role was as choreographer Sparky Polastri in Bring It On.
As a writer, Roberts, along with writing partner Jay Martel, has sold screenplays to most of the major studios, as well as sitcom pilots to Fox and CBS. Roberts and Martel also served as writers and executive producers on Spike TV's Players and on Comedy Central's Key & Peele.
He is not to be confused with South African actor Ian Roberts.