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Bo Burnham

1990-08-21 Hamilton, Massachusetts, USA

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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.


Promising Young Woman Ryan 2020-05-28
Rough Night Tobey 2017-06-15
The Big Sick CJ 2017-03-30
Funny: The Documentary Himself 2017-09-01
Joe Mande's Award-Winning Comedy Special Himself 2017-07-25
Bo Burnham: Make Happy Himself 2016-06-03
Bo Burnham: What. Himself 2013-12-18
Adventures in the Sin Bin Tony 2012-06-08
Hall Pass Bartender 2011-02-25
Bo Burnham: Words, Words, Words Himself 2010-10-16
Funny People Yo Teach Cast Member 2009-07-31
American Virgin Rudy 2009-10-03