Zach Galifianakis



  • Birth Name: Zacharius Knight Galifianakis
  • Birth Place: Wilkesboro, NC
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 10/01/1969, Libra
  • Profession: Comedian; actor; writer
User Rating: (365 ratings)
Add Your Rating: 1 stars2 stars3 stars4 stars5 stars
Zach Galifianakis Fast Facts:
  • Dropped out of college one credit short of graduating.
  • First stand-up performance was in the back of a hamburger restaurant in New York City's Times Square.
  • His big break was being booked on The Late Show With David Letterman in 2000 by guest host Janeane Garofalo.
  • His 2002 talk show on Comedy Central, Late World With Zach, was canceled after nine weeks.
  • Appeared in Fiona Apple's music video for "Not About Love."
  • Has a Web show called "Between Two Ferns With Zach Galifianakis," which consists of offbeat interviews with celebrities.
  • Zach Galifianakis Relationships:
  • Quinn Lundberg - Wife
  • Zach Galifianakis Awards:
  • 2014 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2013 Emmy: Outstanding Special Class - Short-Format Live-Action Entertainment Programs - Nominee
  • 2014 Emmy: Outstanding Short-Format Live-Action Entertainment Program - Winner
  • 2011 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended North Carolina State College, Raleigh, NC

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular