- Was an accomplished rock n' roll and jazz drummer in high school and college.
- Began his comedy career by joining an improv troupe in college.
- Received a grant after college to study ethnomusicology in North Africa and the Middle East.
- Improvised much of his part in The Dictator (2012).
- Regularly featured on How Did This Get Made, a film podcast critiquing bad films.
- Cynthia Mantzoukas — Mother
- William Mantzoukas — Father
- Connie Britton — Ex-significant Other
- Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont, United States (1995)