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Matt Besser


Matt Besser was born on September 22, 1967 in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA as Matthew Gregory Besser. He is a writer and actor, known for Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007), Year One (2009) and Drillbit Taylor (2008). See full bio »

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Known For

Year One
Year One Guy in Crowd
(2009)
Drillbit Taylor
Drillbit Taylor Pawn Shop Owner
(2008)
Bad Teacher
Bad Teacher Abraham Lincoln (Tour Guide)
(2011)

Filmography

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 2016-2017 The UCB Show (TV Series) (creator - 16 episodes)
- Twenty GIFs of Gifts (2017) ... (creator)
- We Will Explore Distant Galaxies (2017) ... (creator)
- The Phantom in Us (2017) ... (creator)
- The Incident with the Ducks (2017) ... (creator)
 2016 Andy Richter's Home for the Holidays (TV Movie) (writer)
  UCB Comedy Originals (TV Series short) (20 episodes, 2008 - 2011) (creator - 32 episodes, 2008 - 2016) (writer - 10 episodes, 2008 - 2012) (head writer - 1 episode, 2010) (written by - 1 episode)
- Del Close Marathon 17 in NYC (2015) ... (creator)
- Whiplash (2015) ... (creator)
- Del Close Marathon 16 (2014) ... (creator)
- What Is UCB Comedy? (2013) ... (creator)
 2016 Arkippiana (TV Movie)
 2014 In Search of Miracle Man (TV Short)
  Inside the Master Class (TV Series documentary short) (writer - 10 episodes, 2011 - 2012) (conceived by - 6 episodes, 2012) (creator - 4 episodes, 2011) (idea - 3 episodes, 2011)
- Sex Rules: Part 1 (2012) ... (conceived by) / (writer)
- Sex Rules: Part 1 (2012) ... (conceived by) / (writer)
- Black Guy Auditions: Part 4 (2012) ... (conceived by) / (writer)
- Black Guy Auditions: Part 2 (2012) ... (conceived by) / (writer)
- Black Guy Auditions: Part 2 (2012) ... (conceived by) / (writer)
  The Back Room (TV Series short) (creator - 36 episodes, 2010 - 2012) (writer - 16 episodes, 2010 - 2011)
- Paul F. Tompkins (2012) ... (creator)
- Valentines Day Special (2012) ... (creator)
- The Little Dum Dum Club (2011) ... (creator)
- Jake Fogelnest (2011) ... (creator)
- Derek Waters (2011) ... (creator)
 2011 Improv4Humans (TV Series) (creator)
 2010 This Show Will Get You High (TV Movie) (creator) / (writer)
 2010 Freak Dance (written by)
 2010 Pantsuit (TV Series short) (head writer)
 2010 Tebow Eye Black Conversation (Short) (writer)
 2008 Freak Dance Prank (Video short) (writer)
 2008 Shirts & Skins (Short) (writer)
 2007 Wild Girls Gone (written by)
 2007 MySpace Tom (TV Series short) (creator) / (writer)
  The Very Funny Show (TV Series) (creator - 10 episodes, 2007) (writer - 10 episodes, 2007)
- Sergio (2007) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Sad Party Girls (2007) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Honor Society (2007) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Substitute Girlfriend (2007) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Bridal Shop (2007) ... (creator) / (writer)
 2006 Studio CDR on the Franklin Strip (Short) (writer)
 2005 A.S.S.S.S.C.A.T.: Improv (TV Movie) (creator)
  Crossballs: The Debate Show (TV Series) (creator - 14 episodes, 2004) (writer - 14 episodes, 2004) (originated by - 1 episode, 2004)
- Sex Battle USA (2004) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Voting Electible Dysfunction (2004) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Hellphones Vs. Interthreat (2004) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Plastic Surgury: Nip-pocalypse? (2004) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Flabulous or Fat-tastrophe? (2004) ... (creator) / (writer)
 2002 Stung (TV Movie) (head writer)
  Upright Citizens Brigade (TV Series) (creator - 30 episodes, 1998 - 2000) (writer - 30 episodes, 1998 - 2000)
- Thunderball (2000) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Virtual Reality (2000) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Small Town (2000) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Sex (2000) ... (creator) / (writer)
- College (2000) ... (creator) / (writer)
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Alternate Names:

Matt Bessar | Matthew Besser | Matt Bresser | Upright Citizens Brigade | The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Star Sign:

Virgo

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