Cast member on Saturday Night Live from 2002 to 2010 who is best known for starring in the comedy Macgruber. He also appeared as Jenna's boyfriend on the NBC comedy 30 Rock.
Despite being a well-known comic actor he made a dramatic turn in the 2013 film Nebraska, which was directed by Alexander Payne and earned his critical praise and the National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actor.
He worked alongside Will Ferrell on Saturday Night Live.
He attended UCLA as a History major and was in the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity after being voted 'Best Personality' in his high school yearbook. In 1997 he was hired as a writer for the New York City-based Late Show with David Letterman.
He began dating actress January Jones in 2015. He sang a song to his mother Patricia, an artist, on SNL's mother's day episode. His father Orville worked as a financial broker.
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