Brett Paesel is an actress who has most recently appeared on Curb Your Enthusiasm and Six Feet Under. She was also a regular cast member of Mr. Show on HBO. She has written about motherhood for various publications, including Hip Mama, Literary Mama, and Brain,Child, and is also a regular contributor to Violet. Her book, Mommies Who Drink, has been optioned by HBO, where it is being developed as a TV series. Brett is a married mother of two and lives in Los Angeles.