Zach Galifianakis

Zachary Knight Galifianakis (Greek: Ζαχαρίας Γαλυφιανάκης; /ˌɡælɪfəˈnækɪs/, Greek pronunciation: [ɣalifçaˈnacis]; born October 1, 1969) is an American actor, comedian, musician and screenwriter. He appeared in Comedy Central Presents special and presented his show Late World with Zach on VH1.

Zach Galifianakis
Galifianakis in October 2012
Born
Zachary Knight Galifianakis

(1969-10-01) October 1, 1969 (age 52)
Occupation
  • Actor
  • comedian
  • musician
  • writer
Years active1996–present
Spouse(s)
Quinn Lundberg
(m. 2012)
Children2
RelativesNick Galifianakis (uncle)
Nick Galifianakis (cousin)

Galifianakis has starred in films including The Hangover trilogy (2009–2013), Due Date (2010), The Campaign (2012), Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014) and Masterminds (2016). He has also voiced characters in animated films such as Puss in Boots (2011), The Lego Batman Movie (2017), Missing Link (2019), The Bob's Burgers Movie (2022), and Ron's Gone Wrong (2021).

Galifianakis currently hosts the Funny or Die website talk show Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis. He starred in the FX series Baskets and was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series in 2017.


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