DOB: October 1, 1969.
Background: Zach Galifianakis was born in North Carolina of Greek and Scottish heritage, starting out in a recurring role on the TV sitcom "Boston Common."
Filmography: Galifianakis is best known as a stand-up comedian and his numerous film and television credits, most notably the Fox sci-fi cult favorite "Tru Calling" (2003-2005), films such as "Dinner For Schmucks" and "Due Date," and the hit comedies "The Hangover" and "The Hangover, Part II." Galifianakis is currently starring in the HBO comedy series "Bored to Death" as the un-hinged comic book artist Ray Hueston, the best pal of leading man Jason Schwartzman.
Best Comedy Guest Actor Nomination
- "Saturday Night Live" (2011) - episode "Host: Zach Galifianakis"; lost to Justin Timberlake ("Saturday Night Live")
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