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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
1Co-created/wrote the book Grandma's Dead: Breaking Bad News with Baby Animals published by Harper Collins.
2Created the website RejectedJokes.com to highlight his short films and writing.
3Performed 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.
4A freelance writer for the Late Show with David Letterman's monologue and Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update.
5Improv and sketch performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
An Actor Prepares2017filmingJimmy
Blue Iguana2017post-productionPaul Driggs
Happy Anniversary2017/IIpost-production
Animals.2016-2017TV SeriesGeoff / Antonio
The New V.I.P.'s2017TV MovieLenny
DuckTales2017TV SeriesDewey
The Earliest Show2016TV SeriesJosh Bath
BoJack Horseman2015-2016TV SeriesRutabaga Rabitowitz
House of Lies2012-2016TV SeriesClyde Oberholt
Comedy Bang! Bang!2013-2016TV SeriesRodney Wayber
The Intervention2016/IJack
Drunk History2015TV SeriesMeyer Lansky
The Simpsons2015TV SeriesShop Clerk
The Walk2015/IIAlbert
Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja2012-2015TV SeriesRandy Cunningham The Ninja NomiRandy ...
UCB Comedy Originals2009-2015TV Series
Parks and Recreation2010-2015TV SeriesJean-Ralphio
Wallykazam!2015TV SeriesUncle Steve
The Interview2014/IIPublicist
This Is Where I Leave You2014Rabbi Charles Grodner (aka Boner)
Robot Chicken2013-2014TV SeriesBaloo Radio Jockey Scaredy Smurf ...
DeAndre Jordan's Amazing Charles Barkley Impression2014Short
Jake and Amir2009-2014TV Series shortCherry Dude / Sulu Candles / Charles Croooshtoost / ...
The Live Read of Space Jam with Blake Griffin2014Short
Better Living Through Chemistry2014Noah
I'm a Mitzvah2014ShortDavid
Runner Runner2013Craig
Turbo2013Skidmark (voice)
Coffee Town2013Gino
CollegeHumor Originals2011-2013TV SeriesBen / Gino
Arrested Development2013TV SeriesJohn Beard Jr.
Bob's Burgers2013TV SeriesJosh
Turbo: Super Stunt Squad2013Video GameSkidmark
TRON: Uprising2012TV SeriesRilo
House of Lies: Fridays at Galweather2012TV SeriesClyde Oberholt
Undercovers2010-2012TV SeriesBill Hoyt
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2012TV SeriesClyde Oberholt
Mad2011TV SeriesNarrator / Announcer / Jim Halpert
The Back Room2011TV Series shortWesley Wilson
Funny or Die Presents...2011TV SeriesBen (segment "Terrible Decisions")
Peep World2010Nathan Meyerwitz
The Other Guys2010Beaman's Assistant
The Sarah Silverman Program.2010TV SeriesWriter
Accidentally on Purpose2009TV SeriesMax
Mayne Street2008-2009TV SeriesEvan Mintz
Intercourse with a Vampire2009TV SeriesWaiter
Everybody's Fine2009Writer
I Hate Valentine's Day2009Tammy's Date
Terrible Decisions with Ben Schwartz2009TV Series shortBen
Mystery Team2009Dougie's Buddy
Happiness Isn't Everything2009TV MovieJacky Hamburger
Bronx World Travelers2007-2008TV SeriesBen
New York City Serenade2007Russ
Ysketball2007Short
Starveillance2007TV SeriesGlenn - Host
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2006TV SeriesVarious

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Earliest Show2016TV Series 6 episodes
CollegeHumor Originals2011-2013TV Series 2 episodes
Jake and Amir2013TV Series short 2 episodes
House of Lies: Fridays at Galweather2012TV Series written by - 6 episodes
Funny or Die Presents...2011TV Series written by - 1 episode
The 81st Annual Academy Awards2009TV Special special material written by
Terrible Decisions with Ben Schwartz2009TV Series short writer
Bronx World Travelers2007-2008TV Series writer - 5 episodes
Robot Chicken2007TV Series writer - 5 episodes
iPod Commercial2007Short writer
Ysketball2007Short writer

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Earliest Show2016TV Series 6 episodes
CollegeHumor Originals2013TV Series 1 episode
Bronx World TravelersTV Series 3 episodes, 2007 co-director - 2 episodes, 2008
iPod Commercial2007Short
Ysketball2007Short

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
House of Lies Live2013TV Special executive producer
Funny or Die Presents...2011TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
Terrible Decisions with Ben Schwartz2009TV Series short executive producer
Bronx World Travelers2007-2008TV Series executive producer - 5 episodes
iPod Commercial2007Short executive producer
Ysketball2007Short executive producer

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 81st Annual Academy Awards2009TV Special song: lyrics by

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 81st Annual Academy Awards2009TV Special lyrics: "Hugh Jackman Opening Number"

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens2015BB-8 Voice Consultant

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show2014Documentary thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Live, Laugh, LIVE!2016TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with James Corden2015-2016TV SeriesHimself
Made in Hollywood2015-2016TV SeriesHimself
The Boris & Nicole Show2015TV SeriesHimself
Best of Boxing 20142015TV MovieHimself
No, You Shut Up!2015TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2013-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Late Show with David Letterman2015TV SeriesHimself
Conan2013-2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2014TV SeriesHimself
Last Call with Carson Daly2011-2014TV SeriesHimself
House of Lies Live2013TV SpecialHimself
Improv4Humans2013TV SeriesHimself
Reggie Makes Music2013TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Speakeasy: With Paul F. Tompkins2013TV SeriesHimself
The Nerdist2013TV SeriesHimself
Attack of the Show!2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest Host
UCB Comedy Originals2012TV SeriesHimself
Kevin Pollak's Chat Show2012TV SeriesHimself
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2011TV SeriesHimself
A Night of 140 Tweets: A Celebrity Tweet-A-Thon for Haiti2010VideoHimself - @Rejectedjokes

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Chelsea Lately2013-2014TV SeriesClyde Oberholt in 'House of Lies'

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2009Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Original Music and LyricsThe 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
2015Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsComedy Guest ActorParks and Recreation (2009)
2009Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy SpecialThe 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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