MADtv cast members (1995-2009)

by tbell1826 | created - 13 Aug 2012 | updated - 13 Aug 2012 | Public

1. Nicole Sullivan

Actress | Disjointed

Nicole Sullivan grew up doing theater in NYC, then went on to study theater at Northwestern University. After moving to LA, her career started in 1995 when she got cast on "MADtv" (1995)_. Nicole then joined the cast of "The King of Queens" (1998)_ for 5 seasons, playing opposite Jerry Stiller. She...

2. Debra Wilson

Actress | Over the Hedge

Debra Wilson was born on April 26, 1962 in South Ozone Park, Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Debra Renee Wilson. She is an actress and writer, known for Over the Hedge (2006), Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (2008) and Scary Movie 4 (2006). She has been married to Cliff Skelton ...

3. Bryan Callen

Actor | Warrior

Born in Manila, Philippines, Bryan Callen made his television debut as a series regular on MADtv (1995) and the HBO prison series Oz (1997). He was recently seen as Kirstie Alley's wisecracking assistant on Showtime's comedy series Fat Actress (2005). Callen has appeared on several television ...

4. Artie Lange

Actor | MADtv

Arthur Steven Lange grew up a child of a middle class family in Union, New Jersey. At Union High School, Lange excelled in baseball, becoming an All County third baseman. Working long afternoons with his loving contractor father, Artie developed a comical view of social classes, and his place in ...

5. David Herman

Actor | Office Space

Comedian David Herman was born on February 20, 1967, in New York, New York. He graduated from LaGuardia High School for the Performing Arts in 1985. He landed a role as one of the eight original cast members on Fox's late night sketch comedy show MADtv (1995). After spending two full seasons on the...

6. Phil LaMarr

Actor | Pulp Fiction

A Los Angeles native, Phil is a graduate of Harvard-Westlake School, Yale University and The Groundlings Theater and is perhaps best known as one of the original cast members of MADtv (1995) and as Marvin in Pulp Fiction (1994).

In addition to numerous appearances on stages across the country, in ...

7. Orlando Jones

Actor | Evolution

Orlando Jones was born on April 10, 1968 in Mobile, Alabama, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Evolution (2001), The Time Machine (2002) and Drumline (2002). He has been married to Jacqueline Staph since January 2, 2009. They have one child.

8. Mary Scheer

Actress | Life in Pieces

Actor, Writer, and Violinist, Mary Scheer is a character actor who started at the Groundlings Theater where she performed for 5 years with Will Ferrell, Wendy MCclendon-Covey, Michael Hitchcock, Tim Bagley, Lisa Kudrow and many others. Many Guest Star roles, most recently Life in Pieces and 2 Broke...

9. Craig Anton

Actor | Phil of the Future

Craig Anton was born on August 28, 1962 in Omaha, Nebraska, USA as Craig Ward Anton. He is an actor and writer, known for Phil of the Future (2004), Careless (2007) and Mad Men (2007).

10. Tim Conlon

Actor | Angels in the Outfield

Tim Conlon was born in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor, known for Angels in the Outfield (1994), Ocean's Thirteen (2007) and Pushing Daisies (2007).

11. Pablo Francisco

Writer | MADtv

Pablo Francisco was born on January 5, 1974 as Pablo Ridson Francisco. He is a writer and actor, known for MADtv (1995), Frank TV (2007) and Mind of Mencia (2005).

12. Alex Borstein

Actress | Family Guy

Alex Borstein was born on February 15, 1971 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Alexandrea Borstein. She is known for her work on Family Guy (1998), Catwoman (2004) and Bad Santa (2003). She was previously married to Jackson Douglas.

13. Will Sasso

Actor | The Three Stooges

Will Sasso was born in Ladner, British Columbia (a suburb of Vancouver), to a family of Italian descent. He grew up respecting comedy of all styles, thanks in part to an unhealthy relationship with the family television that began when Will was around two or three. With his mind consequently bent, ...

14. Aries Spears

Actor | Jerry Maguire

Chicago native Aries Spears discovered his comedic abilities at the young age of 14, when he started doing his own comedy routine around his hometown. By the age of 17, he landed a part in the movie Home of Angels (1994), starring Abe Vigoda, Sherman Hemsley and Joe Frazier. Spears' additional film...

15. Pat Kilbane

Actor | Meet Dave

Best known for his three-year run on Fox's MADtv (1995), Pat Kilbane made his mark on the show with outrageous physical comedy and uncanny celebrity impressions. Among his more memorable characters were Stan the Java Man, the shady Spishak spokesman, and the floppy superhero "Rubberman. Kilbane's ...

16. Chris Hogan

Actor | Just Shoot Me!

Chris Hogan was born as Christopher Hogan. He is an actor, known for Just Shoot Me! (1997), Edtv (1999) and Monkeybone (2001). He has been married to Elizabeth Porter since November 9, 2002.

17. Lisa Arch

Actress | Legally Blonde

The very funny, talented, and beautiful Lisa Kushell is best known for her role(s) in the third Season of the FOX Sketch comedy show MADtv (1995). Lisa has also appeared in films such as Billboard Dad (1998), "National Lampoon's Attack of the 5 Ft. 2 Women (1994) and Legally Blonde (2001). She can ...

18. Michael McDonald

Actor | MADtv

Michael McDonald was born and raised in Fullerton, Orange County, California. He graduated from USC with a degree in Business and became a loan officer at a bank in Los Angeles. A friend took him to see a sketch comedy/improv show at L.A.'s famous Groundling Theater, and everything changed for him....

19. Mo Collins

Actress | Knocked Up

Mo Collins was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. She attended Dudley Riggs Brave New Workshop, honing her improvisation and sketch-writing skills. After many theater productions, dozens of commercials and two films, including Jingle All the Way (1996), she moved to LA. Within a year, she landed ...

20. Andrew Bowen

Actor | Holidays

Andrew Bowen's acting career began after seeing the movie Grease and announcing to his parents that he "wanted to be like John Travolta when he grow up." Born in Boston and raised in Vermont, Andrew spent his youth studying Modern Jazz/Ballet, appearing in dozens of local theater productions from ...

21. Brooke Totman

Actress | Judging Amy

Brooke Totman was born on December 27, 1972 in Eugene, Oregon, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for Judging Amy (1999), The Benefits of Gusbandry (2015) and MADtv (1995).

22. Nelson Ascencio

Actor | The Hunger Games

Nelson Ascencio is an Actor/Writer best known for his time on MADtv, as well as appearances on Curb Your Enthusiasm, Paul and most recently The Hunger Games franchise as Flavius. He studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and HB Studios. He then moved to Los Angeles where he got involved ...

23. Andrew Daly

Actor | Semi-Pro

Andy Daly was born in New York, raised in New Jersey and graduated from Ithaca College. He studied long form improvisation at New York's Upright Citizens Brigade Theater and performed in numerous shows there, including The Real Real World and "The Swarm". Daly also appeared at the 1999 Aspen Comedy...

24. Stephnie Weir

Actress | MADtv

Stephnie Weir was raised in Texas and attended Odessa Junior College studying theater and broadcasting. Following that she went on to attend Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, were she studied anthropology and women's studies.

As she expanded on her creative talents in Chicago, Ms. Weir ...

25. Christian Duguay

Actor | MADtv

Christian Duguay was born in Stanford, California and grew up in Carefree, Arizona and Readfield, Maine. He attended Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts where he majored in Jazz Theory and Composition.

Odd jobs included working for various whitewater rafting companies as a videographer...

26. Dannah Feinglass Phirman

Actress | WordGirl

Dannah Feinglass Phirman was born on April 22, 1975 in Port Washington, New York, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for WordGirl (2007), The Hotwives of Orlando (2014) and Mass Effect 2 (2010). She has been married to Mike Phirman since June 30, 2007.

27. Jeff Richards

Actor | The Barry & Ro Show

Jeff Richards attended Las Lomas High School. One of his first jobs was at a Walnut Creek plumbing company. He left California to attend the University of North Carolina. After leaving the school, Richards traveled across the country as a stand-up comedian. Once he performed at a 13 year-olds ...

28. Frank Caliendo

Actor | The Comebacks

Frank Caliendo was born on January 19, 1974 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for The Comebacks (2007), Frank TV (2007) and MADtv (1995). He has been married to Michele Vitale since August 9, 2003. They have two children.

29. Taran Killam

Actor | Killing Gunther

Taran Killam was born on April 1, 1982 in Culver City, California, USA as Taran Hourie Killam. He is an actor, known for Saturday Night Live (1975), The Heat (2013) and 12 Years a Slave (2013). He has been married to Cobie Smulders, since September 8, 2012. They have two children.

30. Bobby Lee

Actor | A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas

Bobby Lee was born on September 17, 1972 in San Diego, California, USA as Robert Lee Jr. He is an actor and writer, known for A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (2011), Paul (2011) and Pineapple Express (2008).

31. Kathryn Fiore

Actress | Mission: Impossible III

Kathryn Fiore was born on August 13, 1979 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Mission: Impossible III (2006), The Hottie & the Nottie (2008) and 30 Nights of Paranormal Activity with the Devil Inside the Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2013). She has been married to ...

32. Jill-Michele Melean

Actress | This is Meg

Jill-Michele Meleán is a White Latina. Born and raised in Miami, FL to an Irish Mother and South American Father. She was the first and only Latina Cast member FOX's MADtv, recurred on Comedy Central's RENO 911 and she's a national touring stand up comedienne. Her roots are dramatic acting but she ...

33. Josh Meyers

Actor | Date Movie

Josh Meyers is an actor, writer and stand-up comedian. Josh was born and raised in Bedford, New Hampshire and went to Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. After graduating, Josh moved to Amsterdam to be an actor at the famed "Boom Chicago Theater", which for twenty years has been a ...

34. Ike Barinholtz

Actor | Suicide Squad

Isaac "Ike" Barinholtz, born February 18, 1977, is an American actor, comedian, voice actor and writer, best known for his role as a cast member on MADtv (1995), from 2002-2007, and for his roles on The Mindy Project (2012), and Eastbound & Down (2009). He spent two years in Amsterdam with the ...

35. Christina Moore

Actress | Without a Paddle

Christina Moore was born on April 12, 1973 in Palatine, Illinois, USA as Christine Annette Moore. She is an actress and producer, known for Without a Paddle (2004), Delta Farce (2007) and Mr. Student Body President (2016). She has been married to John Ducey since July 5, 2008.

36. Simon Helberg

Actor | The Big Bang Theory

Simon Helberg was born and raised in Los Angeles but despite this, and the fact that his father is the actor Sandy Helberg and his mother the casting director Harriet B. Helberg, his main interest as a young boy was karate. In his teens, though, he discovered acting and went on to study at New York...

37. Ron Pederson

Actor | MADtv

Ron Pederson is an award winning Canadian actor, improviser, theatre producer, and director. Ron was born in Edmonton Alberta Canada in 1978 and joined the vibrant Edmonton theatre scene at the age of eight. Ron studied acting at the Citadel Theatre School from 1987 until 1991 at which time he was ...

38. Paul Vogt

Actor | MADtv

Paul Vogt from Hairspray Live! (2016) found himself back on NBC where he originally landed Hollywood recognition as the breakout star of The Rerun Show (2002) when he portrayed Mrs. Garrett from "The Facts of Life". Since then, he has become a permanent cast member on MADtv (1995) (FOX's successful...

39. Nicole Parker

Actress | Disaster Movie

Nicole Parker was born on February 21, 1978 in Irvine, California, USA as Nicole Frances Parker. She is an actress and writer, known for Disaster Movie (2008), Meet the Spartans (2008) and MADtv (1995).

40. Jordan Peele

Writer | Get Out

Jordan Peele attended the Computer School in I.S. 44 for Junior High School and went on to attend The Calhoun School for high school, graduating in 1997. He then went on to attend Sarah Lawrence College as a member of the class of 2001. His mother is white and his father is black. Jordan has been ...

41. Keegan-Michael Key

Actor | Keanu

Keegan-Michael Key was born in Southfield, Michigan and raised in Detroit. He was adopted as a child by a black father and a white mother. In 1989, he graduated from Shrine Catholic High School in Royal Oak, Michigan. Key attended the University of Detroit Mercy as an undergraduate and earned his ...

42. Daniele Gaither

Actress | The Thundermans

Daniele Gaither was born on September 6, 1970 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA. She is an actress, known for The Thundermans (2013), The Rerun Show (2002) and Reno 911! (2003).

43. Gillian Vigman

Actress | Step Brothers

Gillian Vigman was born on January 28, 1972 in New Jersey, USA as Gillian Sally Vigman. She is an actress and writer, known for Step Brothers (2008), The Hangover (2009) and Walk of Shame (2014). She has been married to Dave Gibbs since June 22, 2008. They have two children.

44. Melissa Paull

Actress | Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde

Melissa Paull was born on March 22, 1980 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde (2003), ER (1994) and CSI: Miami (2002).

45. Crista Flanagan

Actress | Disaster Movie

Crista Flanagan was born on February 24, 1976 in the small town of Mount Vernon, Illinois. Flanagan went on to the University of Evansville in Indiana, where she received a Bachelors Degree in Theatre. She proved even greater when she received her Masters Degree from The University of California, ...

46. Spencer Kayden

Actress | Welcome to Me

Spencer Kayden was born in 1971 in Costa Mesa, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Welcome to Me (2014), Blue's Clues (1996) and Pipe Dream (2002). She has been married to Mark Harelik since October 2004. They have one child.

47. Arden Myrin

Actress | Shameless

Arden Myrin was born on December 10, 1973 in Little Compton, Rhode Island, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for Shameless (2011), Insatiable (2017) and Orange Is the New Black (2013). She has been married to Dan Martin since December 30, 2007.

48. Frank Caeti

Actor | Stranger Than Fiction

Frank Caeti is an alumnus of the famed sketch comedy/improv theatre The Second City Chicago. He grew up in the Chicago suburb of Bloomingdale, but spent his formative years in Colorado. During his career at the Second City, he performed at the Flamingo Las Vegas, wrote and performed two original ...

49. Nicole Randall Johnson

Actress | MADtv

Born in Los Angeles, California and raised in Portland, Oregon and Phoenix, Arizona, Nicole Randall Johnson trained in the B.F.A. Acting/Directing program at University of Arizona in Tucson.

Nicole later moved to Los Angeles where, after 3-years of sketch & improvisation training at the renowned ...

50. Lisa Donovan

Actress | The Wedding Ringer

Lisa is one of the co-founders of Maker Studios where she plays an integral part in expanding the business and mentoring up-and-coming YouTube personalities who are part of the Maker Studios family. Lisa, known as LisaNova on YouTube, has one of the most successful YouTube channels of all time (210...

51. Johnny A. Sanchez

Actor | Happy Feet

Johnny A. Sanchez was born on May 14, 1982 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Happy Feet (2006), Happy Feet Two (2011) and MADtv (1995).

52. Anjelah Johnson-Reyes

Actress | Our Family Wedding

Anjelah Johnson-Reyes was born as Anjelah Nicole Johnson. She is an actress and producer, known for Our Family Wedding (2010), Enough Said (2013) and Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009). She has been married to Manwell Reyes since June 11, 2011.

53. Daheli Hall

Actress | Exchange

Daheli Hall is known for her work on Exchange (2016), The Memo (2004) and Yacht Rock (2005).

54. Dan Oster

Actor | MADtv

Dan Oster is an actor and writer, known for MADtv (1995), Rachel Dratch's Late Night Snack (2016) and Bizaardvark (2016).

55. Erica Ash

Actress | Scary Movie 5

Erica Ash was born on September 19, 1977 in Florida, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Scary Movie 5 (2013), Survivor's Remorse (2014) and MADtv (1995).

56. Matt Braunger

Actor | Agent Carter

Matt Braunger is an actor and writer, known for Agent Carter (2015), Our Footloose Remake (2011) and Take My Wife (2016).

57. Eric Price

Actor | Alpha and Omega

Eric Price is an actor and writer, known for Alpha and Omega (2010), Some Guy Who Kills People (2011) and Future Roommate (2012).

58. Lauren Pritchard

Actress | MADtv

Lauren started out as a ballet dancer from age 2-18. At age 14 she started doing improv and she has been improvising ever since with companies all over the world. She performs, teaches, and does corporate team building through improv with companies like Disney, Nestlé, Yahoo, Google, Sony..and more...