Bo Burnham

Birthday:

08/21/1990

Place of birth:

Hamilton, Massachusetts, USA:

Biography:

Robert Pickering Burnham (born August 21, 1990) is an American comedian, singer-songwriter, musician, rapper, actor, director, and poet. He began his performance career as a YouTuber in March 2006, and his videos have been viewed over 214 million times as of December 2017. Burnham signed a four-year record deal with Comedy Central Records and released his debut EP, Bo Fo Sho, in 2008. His first full-length album, Bo Burnham, was released the following year. In 2010, Burnham's second album was released, and Words Words Words, his first live comedy special, aired on Comedy Central. His third album and second comedy special, what., was released in 2013 on his YouTube channel and Netflix. Burnham finished first overall in voting in 2011's Comedy Central Stand-up Showdown. His third stand-up comedy special, Make Happy, was released exclusively on Netflix on June 3, 2016. In addition to his career as a comedian, Burnham co-created and starred in the MTV television series Zach Stone Is Gonna Be Famous and released his first book of poetry, Egghead: Or, You Can't Survive on Ideas Alone, in 2013.



Credits

The Big Sick (2017)
CJ
Rough Night (2017)
Tobey
Bo Burnham: Make Happy (2016)
Himself
Bo Burnham: what. (2013)
Himself
Adventures in the Sin Bin (2012)
Tony
Hall Pass (2011)
Bartender
Bo Burnham: Words, Words, Words (2010)
Himself
American Virgin (2009)
Rudy
Funny People (2009)
Yo Teach Cast Member
Bo Burnham: Comedy Central Presents (2009)
Chris Rock: Tamborine (2018)
Director
Eighth Grade (2018)
Director
Eighth Grade (2018)
Screenplay
Jerrod Carmichael: 8 (2017)
Director
Jerrod Carmichael: 8 (2017)
Executive Producer
Bo Burnham: Make Happy (2016)
Director
Bo Burnham: Make Happy (2016)
Writer
Bo Burnham: what. (2013)
Director
Bo Burnham: what. (2013)
Executive Producer
Bo Burnham: what. (2013)
Writer
Bo Burnham: Words, Words, Words (2010)
Executive Producer
Bo Burnham: Words, Words, Words (2010)
Writer
Bo Burnham: Comedy Central Presents (2009)
Writer
Gay Kid and Fat Chick ()
Writer