Bobby Moynihan

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Bobby Moynihan
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BornBobby Moynihan[1]
(1977-01-31) January 31, 1977 (age 38)
Eastchester, New York, U.S.
OccupationActor/Comedian
Years active2002–present
 
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Bobby Moynihan
Bobby Moynihan.jpg
BornBobby Moynihan[1]
(1977-01-31) January 31, 1977 (age 38)
Eastchester, New York, U.S.
OccupationActor/Comedian
Years active2002–present

Bobby Moynihan (born January 31, 1977)[2] is an American actor and comedian, and since 2008 a cast member on Saturday Night Live.

Early life[edit]

Moynihan was born and raised in Eastchester, New York, to parents Irene and Robert, Sr. He attended Eastchester High School.

Career[edit]

Moynihan has also frequently performed with the Derrick Comedy sketch group and appeared in many of their popular internet videos and various projects. He also filmed a supporting role in the group's feature film Mystery Team, which premiered at Sundance in 2009 before a limited theatrical release.

In the mid-2008, Moynihan had a supporting role in the popular web-series The Line, an online video project funded by Lorne Michaels' production company, directed by SNL head writer Seth Meyers, and starring SNL cast members Bill Hader and Jason Sudeikis. He acted as a sketch regular on Late Night with Conan O'Brien for a number of years and was a contributing writer on MTV's Human Giant, and in years past, he often submitted scripts to SNL with comedy partner Charlie Sanders. Moynihan has also acted in a number of comedy shorts for the website collegehumor.com, including their recent web-series Every Week on Entourage where he plays "Turtle" from Entourage.

During the summer of 2008, Moynihan gained a bit of recognition when he was featured in a national television ad campaign for ESPN Radio with Yankees broadcaster Michael Kay.[3][4] In the summer of 2009, Moynihan starred in the music video for Colbie Caillat's single, "Fallin' For You".[5] He also appeared in three of The Lonely Island's music videos; Boombox, Shy Ronnie 2 and Threw It On The Ground. He made a memorable guest appearance as the drug addicted Conrad Bellingham on Mercy. He also appeared in the films The Invention of Lying, When in Rome, and Certainty. Moynihan also voiced the titular character in the FX animated comedy Chozen, which aired for one season in 2014.

Recurring characters on SNL[edit]

Personal life[edit]

Moynihan is an avid reader of comics, and once invited comics creators Dave Johnson, J. Scott Campbell and Amanda Conner to the same Saturday Night Live after-party to which co-star Taran Killam invited his Illegitimates co-writer Marc Andreyko and members of the IDW Publishing staff, which Andreyko characterized as a "mini-comic con."[6]

Filmography[edit]

YearTitleRoleOther Notes
2002Economics 101C.D.
2004Jump CutsThe Beef(1 episode)
2005Empire SquareRabbit(voice) (US Version)
2006Late Night with Conan O'BrienVarious(2006–2008)
2007Bronx World TravelersGlider(3 episodes, 2007–2008)
2008Saturday Night LiveVarious(2008–present)
2009Charlie On ParoleEx-Con
Mystery TeamJordy
The Electric CompanySkeleckian Gravity Spray Spokesperson(1 episode)
The Invention of LyingAssistant
ChowderJam(1 episode)
Saturday Night Live Weekend Update ThursdayVarious(4 episodes)
MercyConrad Bellingham(1 episode)
2010When in RomePuck
2011CertaintyRoddy
2012The Brass TeapotChuck
Happy EndingsCorey(1 episode)
Revenge for Jolly!Bobby
Ugly AmericansJerry "The Fire Ant" McMillan(1 episode)
30 RockStewart Derr(1 episode)
GirlsThadd(1 episode)
PortlandiaRobert(1 episode)
2013Monsters UniversityChet Alexandervoice
Grown Ups 2Male Cheerleader
Delivery ManAleksy
2014ChozenChozenvoice
Drunk HistoryGrover Cleveland(1 episode)
Adult BeginnersPaul
Bread and ButterDaniel Lodgen
AnnieGuy in Bar
2016The Secret Life of PetsMelvoice

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