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  • 1¬†October 1969
  • ¬†Wilkesboro, North Carolina, USA
  • Male
  • American

Zach Galifianakis

Biography

Zach Galifianakis was conceived in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, to Mary Frances (Cashion), who possessed a group expressions focus, and Harry Galifianakis, a warming oil merchant. His dad is of Greek plummet and his mom is of generally English and Scottish lineage. Zach moved to New York City in the wake of coming up short his last school class by one point. Zach Galifianakis got his begin playing out his image of silliness in the back of a cheeseburger joint in Times Square. He visited the nation, performing in coffeehouses and colleges. After over 10 years performing stand-up and showing up, Zach Galifianakis got through to more extensive acknowledgment with his co-featuring part as "Alan Garner", in the comic drama super hit, The Hangover (2009). Soon thereafter, he assumed an extensive part in the CGI-substantial children motion picture, G-Force (2009), and after that showed up in essential supporting parts in the movies, Up in the Air (2009) (as a laid-off worker), Youth in Revolt (2009) (as a clumsy stepfather), and Dinner for Schmucks (2010), as one of the title characters. All the more as of late, he co-featured with Keir Gilchrist in the high schooler dramedy, It's Kind of a Funny Story (2010), with Robert Downey Jr. in the street trip satire, Due Date (2010), and close by Will Ferrell in the political farce, The Campaign (2012). He likewise voiced "Humpty Dumpty" in the enlivened film, Puss in Boots (2011), and repeated his character in both The Hangover Part II (2011) and The Hangover Part III (2013). In 2014, he showed up in the victor of the Academy Award for Best Picture, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014), and in 2016, he featured in the comedies Masterminds (2016) and Keeping Up with the Joneses (2016), discharged three weeks separated. At the point when not performing and acting, Zach invests energy at his home in the mountains of his local North Carolina, where he wants to open an author's withdraw on a totally self-maintained homestead.