Fast Facts

  • The youngest of seven siblings.
  • After graduating high school, designed t-shirts and sold them on the streets of New York.
  • Performed at his first open mic night at age 26.
  • Made his stand-up television debut on the Late Show with David Letterman in 2012 during Hurricane Sandy.
  • Named one of Variety magazine's 10 Comics to Watch in 2013.
  • Was a correspondent on The Daily Show for only three months in 2014; he left the job to write for Saturday Night Live.
  • Was the first stand-up comedian to perform on Late Night with Seth Meyers in 2014.


  • 2016, Writers Guild Awards — Comedy/Variety - Sketch Series: Nominee
  • 2016, Emmy — Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series: Nominee
  • 2017, Writers Guild Awards — Comedy/Variety - Sketch Series: Nominee
  • 2015, Writers Guild Awards — Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series: Nominee


  • Lee Campbell — Brother
  • Willie Campbell — Brother
  • Nathaniel Campbell — Father
  • Kofi Campbell — Brother
  • Rose — Mother
  • Laverna — Sister

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  • Birth Name: Michael Che Campbell
  • Birth Place: New York, New York, United States
  • Profession: Comedian

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