Andy Samberg

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Berkeley, California, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 08/18/1978, Leo
  • Profession: Actor; comedian; screenwriter
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Andy Samberg Fast Facts:
  • Formed a comedy filmmaking group called The Lonely Island with longtime friends Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer; produced a series of popular online shorts, including The O.C. parody "The 'Bu."
  • Worked as an assistant on the ABC sitcom Spin City.
  • Joined Saturday Night Live in 2005 as a featured player and was promoted to full cast member in 2006.
  • Made his big-screen debut playing stuntman Rod Kimble in the 2007 comedy Hot Rod.
  • Hosted the 2009 MTV Movie Awards.
  • Best known on SNL for his Digital Shorts, including "Lazy Sunday," "Dick in a Box,"  "Motherlover" and "Jack Sparrow." 
  • Andy Samberg Relationships:
  • Joe Samberg - Father
  • Darrow - Sister
  • Johanna - Sister
  • Joanna Newsom - Wife
  • Margie Samberg - Mother
  • Andy Samberg Awards:
  • 2007 Emmy: Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics - Winner
  • 2009 Emmy: Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics - Nominee
  • 2011 Emmy: Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics - Nominee
  • 2010 Emmy: Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics - Nominee
  • 2014 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical - Winner
  • College:
  • Attended University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States; New York University, Tisch School of the Arts, New York, New York, United States

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