Henry Zebrowski

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Henry Zebrowski
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Zebrowski at the 2015 San Diego Comic-Con International
Born
Henry Thomas Zebrowski, Jr.

(1984-05-01) May 1, 1984 (age 38)
Other namesDetective Popcorn, 2Real, Hong Kong, Mr. 5 Foot 5, Stand Your Ground, The Fastest Man Within 10 Feet, Gold Rush, Unpredictable, H-Bone, Hollywood Henry Zebrowski, Too Real, Night Horse, Bugsy Zebrowski
Occupation
Years active2009–present
Spouse(s)Natalie Jean (m. 2018)

Henry Thomas Zebrowski, Jr. (born May 1, 1984) is an American actor, podcast host, and comedian, known for his work on the Adult Swim series Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell, NBC series Heroes Reborn, and the podcast The Last Podcast on the Left. He also starred in an episode of Netflix Presents: The Characters.[1]

Life and career[edit]

Zebrowski attended Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida[2] where he began to perform as a comedian, initially in the group "Oncoming Traffic", later in "Girls Aren’t Funny", which was renamed to "Murderfist", alongside his sister, Jackie Zebrowski.[2] The group had a weekly show, in a gay bar, which became notorious for its "wild and out of control brilliance".[3][2]

In 2006, Zebrowski moved back to New York City, where he continued to perform as a comedian.[2] From the late 2000s, he had minor roles in TV shows and series such as Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Blue Bloods. In 2010 he had a role in the drama White Irish Drinkers.

Since 2011, Zebrowski has cohosted the horror/comedy podcast The Last Podcast on the Left alongside Marcus Parks and Ben Kissel. The trio also appear on The Last Stream on the Left on Adult Swim and perform live shows internationally.[4]

Zebrowski has appeared in both comedic and dramatic films, most notably Martin Scorsese's The Wolf of Wall Street, the Jack Black film The D Train, and the Robert De Niro/Zac Efron film Dirty Grandpa. He has made numerous television appearances, starring in Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell since 2013;[5] and featuring in the NBC programs A to Z and Heroes Reborn.[6] He was also a side character in the 2017 HBO comedy-drama series Crashing[7] and in one episode of the 2013 HBO series High Maintenance.[8] In 2016, he wrote and starred in his own 30-minute episode of the sketch show Netflix Presents: The Characters.[9]

Zebrowski is married to actress and ballerina Natalie Jean.[10] The couple have been together since 2015[11] and have a dog named Wendy O. Jean-Zebrowski.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2009 Michael & Michael Have Issues (TV Series) Male Sketch Performer
2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Mark
2010 White Irish Drinkers (Film) Jerry
2010 Blue Bloods (TV Series) Hugh Stayton
2010 Beach Lane (TV Movie) Steve
2011 Eden (TV Series) Milo Dupree
2012 Girls (TV Series) Gavin
2013 Awful Nice (Film) Jasper
2013 Royal Pains (TV Series) Chris
2013-2015 Aqua Teen Hunger Force (TV Series) Toby / Merlo
2013-current Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell (TV Series) Gary Bunda 42 Episodes
2013 Best Week Ever (TV Series) Himself
2013 Gods Behaving Badly (Film) Hermes
2013 High Maintenance (TV Series) [Unnamed] 1 Episode
2013 The Wolf of Wall Street Alden Kupferberg ('Sea Otter')
2014-2015 A to Z (TV Series) Stu
2015 Inside Amy Schumer (TV Series) Juror #7
2015-2016 Heroes Reborn (TV Mini-Series) Quentin Frady 13 Episodes
2015 Heroes Reborn : Dark Matters (TV Mini-Series) Quentin Frady 6 Episodes
2015 The D Train Craig
2015 3rd Street Blackout Wasserman, Blaine
2016 Netflix Presents: The Characters (TV Series) Barabbas / Grog / Henry Writer, Producer
2016 Dirty Grandpa Officer Reiter
2017 Return to Return to Nuke 'Em High AKA Volume 2 Chet Boden
2017 Cut Shoot Kill Edward Shipman
2017-2019 Crashing (TV Series) Porter 6 Episodes
2018 Dig Your Own Grave Reggie Short Film
2018 Last Podcast on the Left: Live in Chicago Himself Live podcast special
2018 Trollville Toby Co-Writer, 6 Episodes
2019 After Midnight Wade
2019 Last Podcast on the Left: Live in New Orleans Himself Live podcast special
2020 Superstore Hank 1 Episode

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Characters, retrieved 2018-10-23
  2. ^ a b c d The Jester Interview: Henry Zebrowski Archived 2014-02-01 at the Wayback Machine, jesterjournal.com, retrieved 29 January 2014
  3. ^ Zinoman, Jason (2013-12-10). "The Comedy of Murderfist". New York Times.
  4. ^ McGuirk, Brendan (2017-01-05). "Last Podcast on the Left laughs into the abyss". metro.us. Metro Media US. Retrieved 1 July 2018.
  5. ^ Thurm, Eric (18 April 2013). "Your Pretty Face Is Going To Hell". AV Club. Retrieved 1 July 2018.
  6. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (20 March 2015). "'Heroes Reborn' Books 'A to Z' Alum (Exclusive)". hollywoodreporter.com. The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 1 July 2018.
  7. ^ Crashing, retrieved 2020-07-21
  8. ^ Blichfeld, Katja; Sinclair, Ben (2013-11-29), Qasim (Comedy), Jordan Dean, Katie Hartman, Anna Rose Hopkins, Matthew Minor, retrieved 2020-09-16
  9. ^ "Netflix Orders Innovative Sketch Series 'The Characters' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. February 1, 2016. Retrieved February 2, 2016.
  10. ^ instagram.com https://ghostarchive.org/iarchive/instagram/drfantasty/1698832091159861519. Archived from the original on 2021-12-25. Retrieved 1 July 2018. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  11. ^ "Henry Zebrowski is Not Married! But Girlfriend is No Less Than a Wife to Him". liverampup.com. liverampup. Retrieved 1 July 2018.

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