Nick Rutherford

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Nick Rutherford
EducationUniversity of Southern California
OccupationActor, Comedian, Writer
WebsiteOfficial website

Nicholas Rutherford (born 1985) is an American actor, comedian, writer, and co-founder of the sketch comedy group Good Neighbor. He has performed live stand up and sketch comedy in Los Angeles and New York.[1] He was a writer for Saturday Night Live.[2][3]

Early life[edit]

Rutherford is originally from Thousand Oaks, California.[4] He attended college at the University of Southern California. There, he performed improv and sketch comedy with collegiate group, Commedus Interruptus.[5]


Good Neighbor[edit]

In 2007, Rutherford came to together with Kyle Mooney, Beck Bennett, and Dave McCary to form the sketch comedy group Good Neighbor.[6] Some of their videos include "My Mom's a MILF", "Is My Roommate Gay?", "Outrageous Fun", "420 Disaster", "This is How We Trip", "Toast", and "Unbelievable Dinner", a sketch based on the movie Hook.

Talking Marriage with Ryan Bailey[edit]

On April 30, 2014, Nick was a guest on Ryan Bailey's webseries Talking Marriage with Ryan Bailey.

Rutherford now lends his talents to FOX as he is both a voice actor and writer for the animated Sunday show at 9:30 Golan the Insatiable where he wrote the fourth episode in the 2015 season, "Shell Raiser."

Dream Corp, LLC[edit]

Nick stars as "Patient 88" on the Adult Swim series "Dream Corp, LLC."[7]


  1. ^ "Good Neighbor Member Nick Rutherford Speaks Out About Not Being Hired by 'SNL'". Vulture. 2013-09-27. Retrieved 2018-07-12.
  2. ^ McCarthy, Sean L. (2014). "SNL hires Nick Rutherford to reunite, write with his Good Neighbor mates". The Comic's Comic. Retrieved 2015-10-22.
  3. ^ Robinson, Will (2015-09-21). "'SNL' writers shuffle: Mike O'Brien leaves, six newcomers added". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2015-10-22.
  4. ^ "Nick Rutherford". Upright Citizens Brigade. Retrieved October 2, 2016.
  5. ^ "Student comedy group grabs attention | Daily Trojan". Daily Trojan. 2011-01-23. Retrieved 2018-07-12.
  6. ^ Violette, James (2011-01-23). "Student comedy group grabs attention". Daily Trojan. University of Southern California. Retrieved 2015-10-22.
  7. ^ Barsanti, Sam. "The trailer for John Krasinski's Dream Corp LLC is peak Adult Swim weirdness". TV Club. Retrieved 2018-07-12.

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