All posts tagged "comedian"

  • Seth MacFarlane Biography 1973-

    Seth Woodbury MacFarlane was born October 26, 1973 in the small, New England town of Kent, Connecticut. His parents are Ron and Perry, and his...

  • Aisha Tyler Biography (1970-)

    Born September 18, 1970, Aisha N. Tyler began her comedy career at the Improv classes she would often sneak off to when bored with her...

  • Abby Elliott Biography (1987-)

    Growing up with a famous parent can be both a good thing and bad thing for kids trying to break into entertainment. On one hand,...

  • Wanda Sykes Biography (1964-)

    Comedian, actress. Wanda Sykes was born in Portsmouth, Virginia, on March 7, 1964. She grew up in Gambrills, Maryland, near Washington, D.C. Her father, a...

  • Jon Favreau Biography (1966-)

    Jon Favreau’s career as an actor and movie maker took off when his indie comedy Swingers (1996) became a hit in art houses and on...

  • Russell Brand Biography (1975-)

    Russell Brand is a British comedian and actor whose success spread from United Kingdom radio and television to big-time Hollywood movies such as Get Him...

  • Jane Lynch Biography (1960-)

    Actress. Born on July 14, 1960, in Dolton, Illinois. Raised outside of Chicago, she discovered her love for acting in the third grade while playing...

  • Sandra Bernhard Biography (1955-)

    Comedian, actress. Born June 6, 1955, in Flint, Michigan. Raised in Arizona, Bernhard began to receive attention in the late 1970s for her brash, in-your-face...

  • Mindy Kaling Biography (1979-)

    Comedian and actress Mindy Kaling’s portrayal of airhead Kelly Kapoor on the hit series The Office is so good, it’s easy to forget that in...

  • Mary Lynn Rajskub Biography (1971-)

    With a quiet exterior and a unique array of facial expressions that hint at something hilarious simmering beneath the surface, actress/comedian Mary Lynn Rajskub has...

  • Kristen Wiig Biography (1973-)

    Kristen Wiig has been a regular performer on Saturday Night Live since 2005, and her star rose after her turn as a snarky television executive...

  • Dane Cook Biography (1972-)

    Comedian, actor. Born March 18, 1972 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Cook was raised Irish Catholic alongside six siblings in the Boston suburbs. As a kid, he...