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Paul Scheer Biography

Birth Name:
Paul Christian Scheer
Birth Place:
Huntingdon, New York, United States
Actor, comedian, writer

Fast Facts

  • Joined the New York improv group Chicago City Limits when he was 19
  • Performed his first show at the Upright Citizens Brigade the same day he graduated from college
  • Cocreated and costarred in the 2007-08 MTV sketch-comedy series Human Giant
  • Offers weekly takes on bad movies in the podcast How Did This Get Made?, alongside his wife, actress-screenwriter June Diane Raphael, and a castmate on The League, Jason Mantzoukas
  • He and Raphael perform with the Upright Citizens Brigade troupe in L
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  • ; and Raphael appears in the live-action Adult Swim comedy NTSF:SD:SUV::, which he created and stars in


  • 2017Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: winner