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Mike Birbiglia

Biography

Stand-up comedian, playwright, actor, and director most widely known for his play and following film Sleepwalk beside me. He also aimed and starred within the 2016 film DON’T BELIEVE Double. His play My Girlfriend’s Sweetheart earned the Lucille Lortel Award and Dilemma Table Award for Excellent Solo Present. He graduated from Georgetown college or university in 2000. He provides appeared within the movies Going THE LENGTH, Hot Quest, Cedar Rapids, Trainwreck as well as your Sister’s Sister. A whole lot of his humor is approximately his relationship along with his wife Jen Stein, whom he wedded in 2007. He made an appearance on an bout of Women with Lena Dunham as a man interviewing her for employment.

Quick Facts


Full Name Mike Birbiglia
Date Of Birth June 20, 1978
Place Of Birth Shewrsbury, MA
Height 1.74 m
Profession Comedian
Education Georgetown University, St. John's High School
Nationality American
Spouse Jen Stein
Children Oona Birbiglia
Parents Vincent Paul Birbiglia, Mary Jean Birbiglia
Siblings Joe Birbiglia, Patti Birbiglia, Gina Birbiglia
Awards Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series, Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Solo Show, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Solo Performance
Nominations Gotham Independent Film Award for Breakthrough Actor, Goodreads Choice Awards Best Humor, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Solo Performance
Movies Don't Think Twice, Sleepwalk with Me, The Fault in Our Stars, Mike Birbiglia: Thank God for Jokes, Mike Birbiglia: What I Should Have Said Was Nothing: Tales From My Secret Public Journal, Trainwreck, Your Sister's Sister, Hot Pursuit, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, Digging for Fire, Adult Beginners, Annie, Tramps, Going the Distance, Cedar Rapids, Stanley Cuba, Invite Them Up, Bob & Tom: Comedy All Stars Tour, I'm Coming Over, The Best of Comedy Central Presents 2
TV Shows The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn, LOL with The N, Last Call with Carson Daly
Star Sign Gemini

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#Fact
1He has Italian, Irish, and more distant English and German, ancestry.
2His directorial debut, Sleepwalk with Me (2012), was loosely based on his own life. Especially autobiographical are the main character's early struggles as a stand-up comedian and his issues with sleepwalking due to his having "rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder".
3Does the Secret Public Journal whenever on the Bob & Tom Show.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tramps2016Scott
Orange Is the New Black2015-2016TV SeriesDanny Pearson
Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping2016Blonde CMZ Reporter
Don't Think Twice2016Miles
Xiao men shen2016The Health Inspector (English version, voice)
Trainwreck2015Tom
Inside Amy Schumer2014-2015TV SeriesDrew
Hot Pursuit2015Steve
Digging for Fire2015Phil
Annie2014Social Services Inspector
Adult Beginners2014Braden
The Fault in Our Stars2014Patrick
What's Next for Jack Antonoff?2014ShortInterviewer
Fresh Air 2: 2 Fresh 2 Furious2012ShortMike
Girls2012TV SeriesBrian
Sleepwalk with Me2012Matt Pandamiglio
I'm Coming Over2011ShortTom Moore
Your Sister's Sister2011Al
Cedar Rapids2011Trent
Going the Distance2010Toby the Waiter
Mike Birbiglia's Secret Public Journal2008TV MovieMike Birbiglia
Stanley Cuba2007Stanley
Cheap Seats: Without Ron Parker2005TV SeriesMike - The Superteam Me Guy / Audience Member

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike Birbiglia: Thank God for Jokes2017TV Special
Don't Think Twice2016written by
This American Life: One Night Only at BAM2014Video
What's Next for Jack Antonoff?2014Short
Mike Birbiglia: My Girlfriend's Boyfriend2013TV Special written by
Fresh Air 2: 2 Fresh 2 Furious2012Short
Sleepwalk with Me2012based on the play "Sleepwalk With Me" by / screenplay
This American Life Live!2009TV Movie written by
Mike Birbiglia's Secret Public Journal2008TV Movie creator - 2008
Mike Birbiglia: What I Should Have Said Was Nothing2008TV Special
Comedy Central Presents2004-2008TV Series documentary writer - 3 episodes

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike Birbiglia: Thank God for Jokes2017TV Special executive producer
Crashing2017TV Series consulting producer - 1 episode
Don't Think Twice2016producer
Mike Birbiglia: My Girlfriend's Boyfriend2013TV Special executive producer
Mike Birbiglia's Secret Public Journal2008TV Movie producer
Mike Birbiglia: What I Should Have Said Was Nothing2008TV Special executive producer

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike Birbiglia: Thank God for Jokes2017TV Special
Don't Think Twice2016
What's Next for Jack Antonoff?2014Short
Fresh Air 2: 2 Fresh 2 Furious2012Short
Sleepwalk with Me2012

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Fault in Our Stars2014writer: "Christ Is Our Friend"
Mike Birbiglia: What I Should Have Said Was Nothing2008TV Special performer: "Put It on Paper" / writer: "Put It on Paper"
Comedy Central PresentsTV Series documentary performer - 1 episode, 2006 writer - 1 episode, 2006

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike Birbiglia's Secret Public Journal2008TV Movie 2008

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Your Sister's Sister2011creative consultant

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pete Holmes: Faces and Sounds2016TV Special special thanks
John Mulaney: The Comeback Kid2015TV Special special thanks
Dealin' with Idiots2013the producers wish to thank

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike Birbiglia: My Girlfriend's Boyfriend2013TV SpecialHimself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2009-2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
This American Life Live!2012TV MovieHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2002-2012TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
Cincy Entertainment2010TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
Last Call with Carson Daly2002-2010TV SeriesHimself
Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Night of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert for Autism Education2010TV MovieHimself
This American Life Live!2009TV MovieHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2005-2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Bonnie Hunt Show2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2006-2009TV SeriesHimself
The Michael Showalter Showalter2008TV SeriesHimself
Mike Birbiglia: What I Should Have Said Was Nothing2008TV SpecialHimself
Comedy Central Presents2004-2008TV Series documentaryHimself
Bob & Tom Comedy All-Stars Tour2007VideoHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn2004TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Shorties Watchin' Shorties2004TV SeriesHimself
50 Most Awesomely Bad Songs... Ever2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
Word Wars2004DocumentaryHimself
USO Comedy Tour2002TV SeriesHimself
Premium Blend2001TV SeriesHimself
Mike Birbiglia: Thank God for Jokes2017TV SpecialHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2006-2017TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
The Daily Show2016TV SeriesHimself
Made in Hollywood2016TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with James Corden2016TV SeriesHimself
CBS This Morning2016TV SeriesHimself
The View2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Thank You, Del: The Story of the Del Close Marathon2016DocumentaryHimself
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver2015TV SeriesHimself - Fantasy Sports Enthusiast
@midnight2015TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Seth Meyers2014-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Just for Laughs2015TV SeriesHimself
Misery Loves Comedy2015DocumentaryHimself
The Chris Gethard Show: Public Access2014TV SeriesHimself
This American Life: One Night Only at BAM2014VideoHimself
Vlogbrothers2013-2014TV Series documentaryHimself
American Comedy Awards2014TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Larry King Now2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Conan2011-2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesOrange Is the New Black (2013)· Uzo Aduba
· Marsha Stephanie Blake
· Danielle Brooks
· Laverne Cox
· Jackie Cruz
· Catherine Curtin
· Lea DeLaria
· Beth Fowler
· Joel Marsh Garland
· Kimiko Glenn
· Annie Golden
· Diane Guerrero
· Michael Harney
· Vicky Jeudy
· Selenis Leyva
· Taryn Manning
· Adrienne C. Moore
· Kate Mulgrew
· Emma Myles
· Matt Peters
· Lori Petty
· Jessica Pimentel
· Dascha Polanco
· Laura Prepon
· Elizabeth Rodriguez
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Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2012Gotham Independent Film AwardGotham AwardsBreakthrough ActorSleepwalk with Me (2012)
2012Golden EyeZurich Film FestivalBest International Feature FilmSleepwalk with Me (2012)


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