Mark Proksch

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Mark Proksch
Born Mark Proksch
(1978-07-19) July 19, 1978 (age 38)
Onalaska, Wisconsin, U.S.[citation needed]
Residence Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor, comedian

Mark Proksch (born July 19, 1978) is an American[1] comedian, actor and writer best known for starring on the US television series The Office in which he played Nate. Proksch had the alias of Kenny "K-Strass" Strasser early in his career. He went onto small-market local newscasts and pretended to be a yo-yo master. Inevitably, he would succeed in making the newscaster feel uncomfortable. This went on for some time until his true identity was revealed. He appeared on WGN and the Conan show before moving on to a legitimate television career as an actor.

Television career[edit]

Proksch had a recurring role on the television series The Office as Nate, Dwight Schrute's lackey and the office handyman. He appeared in 19 episodes over the show's final three seasons. In March 2013, Proksch starred in the NBC television pilot "Holding Patterns.". He also voiced the character Johnnie in the Adventure Time episode "Bad Timing." In March 2014, Proksch appeared in an episode of Portlandia as Carrie Brownstein's love interest.[2] As of 2015, he currently appears as Pryce on Better Call Saul. In 2015, Proksch appeared in Season 3, Episode 1 of Drunk History in which he told the story of the Bone Wars. Proksch plays a fictionalized version of himself in the On Cinema universe.



  1. ^ "#168 Mark Proksch – Episode #13 Of 2015 (Season #3 Ep #30)". Bonezone Podcast. 1 April 2015. Retrieved 8 August 2016. Well known Canadian Baby Mark Proksch is back for another Bone Zone. 
  2. ^ "Portlandia – Pull Out King". Retrieved 10 November 2014. 

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