Tom Segura

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Tom Segura
Born (1979-04-16) April 16, 1979 (age 40)
Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
MediumStand-up
Film
Television
Years active2007–present
Spouse
Children2
Websitetomsegura.com

Tom Segura (born April 16, 1979) is an American stand-up comedian, writer, actor, and podcaster. Segura co-hosts Your Mom's House podcast. He lives with his family in Los Angeles, California.

Early life

Segura was born on April 16, 1979,[1] in Cincinnati, Ohio.[2] His mother is Peruvian.[3] He has two sisters.[4] When he was 18, Segura overdosed on GHB and fell into a short coma.[5]

Career

Segura has been performing as a comedian since shortly after he graduated from Lenoir-Rhyne University. Segura has performed at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival,[6] The Comedy Festival, the Global Comedy Festival in Vancouver, Just For Laughs Comedy Festival,[7] and the South Beach Comedy Festival.[8][9] Segura was also a San Francisco regional finalist on Last Comic Standing 2. Segura is a member of the Deathsquad Network of standup comedians.[10] In 2018, Tom and his wife, Christina Pazsitzky, landed a TV deal with CBS, who gave a pilot production commitment for their show "The Little Things".[11]

Radio

Segura makes regular appearances on Bennington Show,[12] The Bob and Tom Show[13] and The Ron and Fez Show.[14]

Podcast

Your Mom's House iTunes Artwork

Segura and his wife Christina Pazsitzky created and host the podcast Your Mom's House.[15]

Segura also makes regular appearances on The Joe Rogan Experience[16] and WTF with Marc Maron.[12]

Personal life

Segura speaks Spanish fluently.[3] He has lived in Minneapolis, Minnesota; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; and Vero Beach, Florida.[17]

Segura married fellow comedian Christina Pazsitzky in November 2008. They have two sons, Ellis (born 2016) and Julian (born 2018),[18] and live in Los Angeles, California.[19][20]

Filmography

Film

Year Title Role Notes
2010 Frank Advice [21] Frank Co-writer
2013 9 Inches [22] Dan Co-writer and Director
2016 The People's Mayor [23] Harry Pryor Pilot presentation
2017 I Need You To Kill [24] Himself Filmed In Hong Kong, Singapore, and Macau
2018 Instant Family Russ, Kim's husband

Stand-up specials

Year Title Notes
2010 Thrilled [12] Hour-long stand-up album
2012 White Girls With Cornrows [12] Hour-long stand-up album
2014 Completely Normal [25] Netflix stand-up comedy special
2016 Mostly Stories [26] Netflix stand-up comedy special
2018 Disgraceful [27] Netflix stand-up comedy special

Television

Year Title Role Notes
2007 Live at Gotham Himself[28]
2008 BET's Comicview Himself ComicView: One Mic Stand
2009 Gary Unmarried Bear Suit Guy Writer
2009 Atom TV Cutman Writer
2009 Russell Peters Presents Employee
2010 Gary Unmarried Employee
2011 Mash Up Himself
2011 Hollywood's Top Ten Himself
2011 Comedy Central Presents Himself[29]
2011 Conan Himself[30] Guest Comic
2012 Funny as Hell Himself
2012 The Real Housewives of Orange County Himself
2012 BET's Comicview Himself With Kevin Hart and Tony Tone
2013 Happy Endings Paparazzi
2013 Russell Peters Presents Himself With Russell Peters, Paul Varghese, Ruben Paul, and Jason Rouse
2014 How to Be a Grown Up Himself

References

  1. ^ Pazsitzky, Christina (April 16, 2015). "Birthday wishes for Jeans". Archived from the original on 2016-03-06.
  2. ^ Segura, Tom (July 26, 2017). "seguratom on Instagram". Instagram. Retrieved December 28, 2018.
  3. ^ a b "Larry King interviews Tom Segura". YouTube.
  4. ^ "San Jose Improv presents Tom Segura". SantaCruz.com. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
  5. ^ Wantuck, Andrew. "Comedy and Magic Club - Tom Segura". Comedy and Magic Club. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
  6. ^ Glickman, Stephanie (2011-04-05). "Headliners". Australian Stage. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
  7. ^ Szalai, George (2007-07-23). "Comics bank their laughs with representation, deals". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
  8. ^ "Crackers Comedy - Tom Segura". Crackers Comedy. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
  9. ^ "Irvine Improv - Tom Segura". Irvine Improv. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
  10. ^ "Web Bio: Tom Segura". DeathSquad Network. Retrieved 25 September 2013.
  11. ^ "CBS Buys Family Comedy 'The Little Things' From Tom Segura, Christina Pazsitzky". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 7 November 2018.
  12. ^ a b c d "Bio - Tom Segura". tomsegura.com. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  13. ^ "Guests - Tom Segura". The Bob & Tom Show. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
  14. ^ "The Ron & Fez Show - Guest Appearances". The Ron and Fez Show. Retrieved January 3, 2018.
  15. ^ "Finalists for The Stitcher Awards Announced!". Stitcher. Retrieved 14 September 2013.
  16. ^ "JRE Episode List". JRE Library. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  17. ^ "Comedy Spot: L.A. funny man hitting town". JournalStar. 2009-09-03. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
  18. ^ "About Christina P." Retrieved 7 November 2018.
  19. ^ Wilson, PF (2009-10-12). "Comedy: Tom Segura". CityBeat. Archived from the original on 2009-10-15. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
  20. ^ "Comedy & Improv: Tom Segura". CityWeekly. 2011-03-04. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
  21. ^ "Frank Advice (2010)". IMDb. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  22. ^ "9 Inches (2013)". IMDb. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  23. ^ "The People's Mayor". YouTube. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  24. ^ "I Need You to Kill (2017) - Full Cast and Crew". IMDb. Retrieved November 13, 2018.
  25. ^ "Completely Normal". Netflix.
  26. ^ "Mostly Stories". Netflix.
  27. ^ Tom Segura [@tomsegura] (December 9, 2017). "January 12 on Netflix - Tom Segura: Disgraceful" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  28. ^ Russell, Stephanie (2007-07-06). "What's on Tonight". New York Times. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
  29. ^ "'COMEDY CENTRAL Presents' is Back! Featuring Today's Best and Brightest Stand-Up Talent, the 15th Season Premieres Friday, January 21 at 11:00 p.m.*". Ulitzer. 2010-12-15. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
  30. ^ Aronowitz, Louie (2011-06-21). "'Conan' recap - June 20". The Celebrity Cafe. Retrieved 6 September 2013.

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