Mike Drucker

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Mike Drucker is an American stand-up comedian and writer. He was most recently the head comedy writer for Bill Nye Saves the World and writer for Adam Ruins Everything.

He wrote for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon in New York City. He currently resides in New York.

In 2007, he was one of three winners of Disney's "So You Think You're Funny" stand-up competition, a joint-venture by Disney and MySpace to promote the movie Ratatouille.[1]

He was a contributing writer to The Onion and Saturday Night Live.[2] He has been published in McSweeney's[3] and Black20.[4] He also worked on script adaptation for the English release of Kid Icarus: Uprising.[5]

During his time as an intern on Saturday Night Live his nerdy mannerisms were noticed by writers and he was subsequently parodied by Zach Braff in a Bronx Beat sketch.[6]

He is cohost of the podcast “How to be a Person” with his former roommate, Jess Dweck.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Disney's So You Think You're Funny Competition", Disney's So You Think You're Funny Competition. Archived December 22, 2010, at WebCite
  2. ^ "Comedy Central Mike Drucker Bio" Archived 2011-08-19 at the Wayback Machine., Comedy Central Mike Drucker Bio.
  3. ^ "McSweeney's: A Robot Performs Stand-Up Comedy to a Lackluster Response", McSweeney's. Archived December 22, 2010, at WebCite
  4. ^ "Black20", Black20: Manly Phrases You Should Say Before You Die. Archived November 21, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.
  5. ^ Mike Drucker [@MikeDrucker] (23 March 2012). "I wrote a lot of the jokes in the game Kid Icarus: Uprising. It's in stores today. Proud to have been a part of it" (Tweet) – via Twitter. 
  6. ^ "Saturday Night Live: Zach Braff/Maroon 5 Recap", Saturday Night Live: Zach Braff/Maroon 5 Recap. Archived December 22, 2010, at WebCite