Nick Thune

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Nick Thune
Nick Thune.jpg
Thune performing at the UCB Theatre in Los Angeles, January 2010
Born Nicholas Ivan Thune
(1979-12-08) December 8, 1979 (age 37)
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Occupation Actor, comedian, musician
Website NickThune.com

Nicholas Ivan "Nick" Thune (born December 8, 1979) is an American actor, comedian, and musician.

Thune was born in Seattle, Washington,[1] to parents Erik and Cindy Thune. He has one sister and twin brothers. At age 24, Thune moved to Los Angeles to pursue his career in stand-up. He has performed on The Tonight Show eight times, and was featured in a Comedy Central Presents special in 2007.[2] Aside from numerous stand up gigs, he has also had roles in the movies Knocked Up and Unaccompanied Minors.[1]

In February 2009, Thune performed at the DTD Reality concert at the University of Southern California.[3]

Thune's debut album Thick Noon was released on February 23, 2010 by Comedy Central Records.[1]

Thune was cast as a lead in the 2010 NBC pilot for Beach Lane starring opposite Matthew Broderick.[4] However, the pilot was not picked up as a series.[5] He has since made guest appearances on the comedy programs Traffic Light and Happy Endings in 2011, and Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 in 2012.

In 2017, Thune starred in Dave Made a Maze, playing the titular character.[6]

Discography[edit]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2006 Unaccompanied Minors Handsome Santa
2007 Knocked Up Allison's Friend
2009 Spring Breakdown Dan - Announcer
Extract Guitar Salesman #2
2010 Successful Alcoholics Alex Short
Ed Hardy Boyz: The Case of the Missing Sick Belt Buckle Short
Screwball: The Ted Whitfield Story Petey Sinclair
Don't Fade Away Matty P
2011 Talking Hedz Short
Poolboy: Drowning Out the Fury Barry
Nick and Andy: Coming Soon Short
2012 Dream World Deke
Not That Funny Norm Getz
2013 Miles Fisher: Finish What We Started Short
2014 Bad Johnson Rich's Penis
2015 The Breakup Girl Lewis
2016 Dreamland Jason
Urge Danny
2017 Dave Made a Maze Dave
Mr. Roosevelt Eric
People You May Know Jed

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Nick Thune". Earwolf. 5 May 2011. Retrieved 26 June 2013. 
  2. ^ "Nick Thune". Comedy Central Stand-Up. Retrieved 26 June 2013. 
  3. ^ "Nick Thune profile". Loud Letters. Archived from the original on 13 July 2011. Retrieved 12 March 2017. 
  4. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (17 April 2010). "Nick Thune Enters NBC's 'Beach Lane'". Deadline. Penske Business Media, LLC. Retrieved 26 June 2013. 
  5. ^ "NBC Cancels Matthew Broderick Pilot, 'Beach Lane'". Broadway World. Wisdom Digital Media. 13 May 2010. Retrieved 26 June 2013. 
  6. ^ Barkan, Jonathan (6 July 2017). "Fantasy and Horror Collide in Dave Made a Maze Trailer". Dread Central. Retrieved 6 July 2017. 

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