Rob Delaney

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  • Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Profession: Comedian, Actor
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Fast Facts

  • Struggled with substance abuse until he got into a near-fatal car accident in 2002; this prompted him to get sober.
  • Wrote and starred in a pilot for Comedy Central in 2011 titled @RobDelaney, based on his popular Twitter account.
  • Won the Funniest Person on Twitter Award at The Comedy Awards in 2012.
  • Participated in Comedy Central's A Night of 140 Tweets: A Celebrity Tweet-A-Thon for Haiti in 2010.
  • Wrote a memoir titled Rob Delaney: Mother. Wife. Sister. Human. Warrior. Falcon. Yardstick. Turban. Cabbage., which was published in 2013.
  • Wrote columns for Vice and The Guardian.

Awards

  • 2018, BAFTA Television Craft Awards — Best Writer - Comedy: Nominee
  • 2016, BAFTA Television Craft Awards — Best Writer - Comedy: Winner
  • 2018, BAFTA Television Awards — Best Scripted Comedy: Nominee
  • 2016, Emmy — Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series: Nominee

Relationships

  • Martha — Wife

College

  • New York University, Tisch School of the Arts, New York City, New York, United States (1999)

Details

  • Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Profession: Comedian, Actor

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