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Ben Schwartz

Biography

Professional, comedian and article writer most widely known for his internet series, Jake and Amir as well as for his function seeing that Jean-Ralphio Saperstein in the tv screen humor, Parks and Entertainment. He graduated in 2003 from Union University, where he majored in mindset and anthropology. He gained the Emmy Prize in ’09 2009 within the Excellent Writing for an assortment, Music or Humor Particular category for co-writing the starting amount for the 81st Academy Honours ceremony. His family members was mixed up in career of public function and his mom was a music instructor. He started a romantic relationship with Jane the Virgin superstar Gina Rodriguez in 2016. His co-star within the Showtime network present, House of Lays, is normally Kristen Bell.

Quick Facts


Full Name Ben Schwartz
Salary 2.7 million USD
Date Of Birth September 15, 1981
Place Of Birth The Bronx, NY
Height 1.83 m, 1.78 m
Weight 86 kg
Profession TV Actor
Education Union College, Athol Murray College of Notre Dame, Colorado College
Nationality American, Canadian
Parents Rick Schwartz, Carol Schwartz
Siblings Mandi Schwartz, Rylan Schwartz
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy, Variety, or Music Special, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing For A Variety Special
Movies The Intervention, The Walk, This Is Where I Leave You, Better Living Through Chemistry, Happy Christmas, Runner Runner, Coffee Town, Turbo, Peep World, The Other Guys, Everybody's Fine, I Hate Valentine's Day, Mystery Team, New York City Serenade, Outside In, I'm a Mitzvah
TV Shows House of Lies, Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja, Undercovers, Starveillance, DuckTales
Star Sign Virgo

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#Fact
1 Co-created/wrote the book Grandma's Dead: Breaking Bad News with Baby Animals published by Harper Collins.
2 Created the website RejectedJokes.com to highlight his short films and writing.
3 Performed at the 2007 Montreal Just for Laughs Festival in the show The Line Up:A Sketch Showcase, directed by Bob Odenkirk, hosted by David Cross and Bob Odenkirk.
4 A freelance writer for the Late Show with David Letterman's monologue and Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update.
5 Improv and sketch performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
An Actor Prepares 2017 filming Jimmy
Blue Iguana 2017 post-production Paul Driggs
Happy Anniversary 2017/II post-production
Animals. 2016-2017 TV Series Geoff / Antonio
The New V.I.P.'s 2017 TV Movie Lenny
DuckTales 2017 TV Series Dewey
The Earliest Show 2016 TV Series Josh Bath
BoJack Horseman 2015-2016 TV Series Rutabaga Rabitowitz
House of Lies 2012-2016 TV Series Clyde Oberholt
Comedy Bang! Bang! 2013-2016 TV Series Rodney Wayber
The Intervention 2016/I Jack
Drunk History 2015 TV Series Meyer Lansky
The Simpsons 2015 TV Series Shop Clerk
The Walk 2015/II Albert
Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja 2012-2015 TV Series Randy Cunningham The Ninja NomiRandy ...
UCB Comedy Originals 2009-2015 TV Series
Parks and Recreation 2010-2015 TV Series Jean-Ralphio
Wallykazam! 2015 TV Series Uncle Steve
The Interview 2014/II Publicist
This Is Where I Leave You 2014 Rabbi Charles Grodner (aka Boner)
Robot Chicken 2013-2014 TV Series Baloo Radio Jockey Scaredy Smurf ...
DeAndre Jordan's Amazing Charles Barkley Impression 2014 Short
Jake and Amir 2009-2014 TV Series short Cherry Dude / Sulu Candles / Charles Croooshtoost / ...
The Live Read of Space Jam with Blake Griffin 2014 Short
Better Living Through Chemistry 2014 Noah
I'm a Mitzvah 2014 Short David
Runner Runner 2013 Craig
Turbo 2013 Skidmark (voice)
Coffee Town 2013 Gino
CollegeHumor Originals 2011-2013 TV Series Ben / Gino
Arrested Development 2013 TV Series John Beard Jr.
Bob's Burgers 2013 TV Series Josh
Turbo: Super Stunt Squad 2013 Video Game Skidmark
TRON: Uprising 2012 TV Series Rilo
House of Lies: Fridays at Galweather 2012 TV Series Clyde Oberholt
Undercovers 2010-2012 TV Series Bill Hoyt
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2012 TV Series Clyde Oberholt
Mad 2011 TV Series Narrator / Announcer / Jim Halpert
The Back Room 2011 TV Series short Wesley Wilson
Funny or Die Presents... 2011 TV Series Ben (segment "Terrible Decisions")
Peep World 2010 Nathan Meyerwitz
The Other Guys 2010 Beaman's Assistant
The Sarah Silverman Program. 2010 TV Series Writer
Accidentally on Purpose 2009 TV Series Max
Mayne Street 2008-2009 TV Series Evan Mintz
Intercourse with a Vampire 2009 TV Series Waiter
Everybody's Fine 2009 Writer
I Hate Valentine's Day 2009 Tammy's Date
Terrible Decisions with Ben Schwartz 2009 TV Series short Ben
Mystery Team 2009 Dougie's Buddy
Happiness Isn't Everything 2009 TV Movie Jacky Hamburger
Bronx World Travelers 2007-2008 TV Series Ben
New York City Serenade 2007 Russ
Ysketball 2007 Short
Starveillance 2007 TV Series Glenn - Host
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 2006 TV Series Various

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Earliest Show 2016 TV Series 6 episodes
CollegeHumor Originals 2011-2013 TV Series 2 episodes
Jake and Amir 2013 TV Series short 2 episodes
House of Lies: Fridays at Galweather 2012 TV Series written by - 6 episodes
Funny or Die Presents... 2011 TV Series written by - 1 episode
The 81st Annual Academy Awards 2009 TV Special special material written by
Terrible Decisions with Ben Schwartz 2009 TV Series short writer
Bronx World Travelers 2007-2008 TV Series writer - 5 episodes
Robot Chicken 2007 TV Series writer - 5 episodes
iPod Commercial 2007 Short writer
Ysketball 2007 Short writer

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Earliest Show 2016 TV Series 6 episodes
CollegeHumor Originals 2013 TV Series 1 episode
Bronx World Travelers TV Series 3 episodes, 2007 co-director - 2 episodes, 2008
iPod Commercial 2007 Short
Ysketball 2007 Short

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
House of Lies Live 2013 TV Special executive producer
Funny or Die Presents... 2011 TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
Terrible Decisions with Ben Schwartz 2009 TV Series short executive producer
Bronx World Travelers 2007-2008 TV Series executive producer - 5 episodes
iPod Commercial 2007 Short executive producer
Ysketball 2007 Short executive producer

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 81st Annual Academy Awards 2009 TV Special song: lyrics by

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 81st Annual Academy Awards 2009 TV Special lyrics: "Hugh Jackman Opening Number"

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens 2015 BB-8 Voice Consultant

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show 2014 Documentary thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Live, Laugh, LIVE! 2016 TV Series Himself
The Late Late Show with James Corden 2015-2016 TV Series Himself
Made in Hollywood 2015-2016 TV Series Himself
The Boris & Nicole Show 2015 TV Series Himself
Best of Boxing 2014 2015 TV Movie Himself
No, You Shut Up! 2015 TV Series Himself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2013-2015 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
Late Show with David Letterman 2015 TV Series Himself
Conan 2013-2014 TV Series Himself - Guest
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2014 TV Series Himself
Last Call with Carson Daly 2011-2014 TV Series Himself
House of Lies Live 2013 TV Special Himself
Improv4Humans 2013 TV Series Himself
Reggie Makes Music 2013 TV Series Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
Speakeasy: With Paul F. Tompkins 2013 TV Series Himself
The Nerdist 2013 TV Series Himself
Attack of the Show! 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest Host
UCB Comedy Originals 2012 TV Series Himself
Kevin Pollak's Chat Show 2012 TV Series Himself
Up Close with Carrie Keagan 2011 TV Series Himself
A Night of 140 Tweets: A Celebrity Tweet-A-Thon for Haiti 2010 Video Himself - @Rejectedjokes

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Chelsea Lately 2013-2014 TV Series Clyde Oberholt in 'House of Lies'

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2009 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics The 81st Annual Academy Awards (2009) · William Ross (original music)
· John Kimbrough (original music)
· Dan Harmon (original lyric)
· Rob Schrab (original lyric)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015 Gold Derby TV Award Gold Derby Awards Comedy Guest Actor Parks and Recreation (2009)
2009 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special The 81st Annual Academy Awards (2009) · Jon Macks (writer)
· Jenny Bicks (writer)
· Bill Condon (writer)
· John Hoffman (writer)
· Phil Alden Robinson (writer)
· Bruce Vilanch (writer)
· Dan Harmon (special material written by)
· Rob Schrab (special material written by)
· Joel Stein (special material written by)


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