MADtv cast members (1995-2009)by tbell1826 | created - 13 Aug 2012 | updated - 13 Aug 2012 | Public
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 ...
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...
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 ...
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 ...
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...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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, ...
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 ...
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...
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.
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...