Comic Neal Brennan is more than Dave Chappelle's best friend

Neal Brennan is the comedy whisperer.

Over the past 25 years, he's helped famous friends punch up their material.

"Chappelle's Show"? He co-created it.

"Inside Amy Schumer"? He directed 10 episodes.

Seth Meyers' blistering takedown of Donald Trump? Key member of the writing team.

Ellen DeGeneres' "Relatable"? Consulting producer.

But Brennan, 48, is a formidable talent all on his own.

That'll be evident to anyone who catches his latest one-man performance, "Unacceptable."

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