STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 4,767 this week

Paul Dinello


Paul Dinello was born on November 28, 1962 in Oak Park, Illinois. He is one of 5 children (one brother and three sisters). After graduating from DePaul University, he enrolled in the Second City Improvisation Troupe in Chicago. After taking a few classes, he auditioned to be in the touring company, where he met Stephen Colbert and Amy Sedaris. ... See full bio »

Oscar Nominee Emily V. Gordon on Making 'The Big Sick'

Congratulations to Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, 2018 Oscar nominees for Best Original Screenplay. Gordon chatted with "The IMDb Show" about the making of the movie. Check out the full list of 2018 Oscar nominees.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 358 people
created 19 Apr 2014
 
a list of 2998 people
created 02 Mar 2015
 
a list of 34 people
created 05 Mar 2015
 
a list of 170 people
created 18 Jul 2015
 
a list of 26 images
created 8 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Paul Dinello's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Colbert Report
(2005-2014)
Strangers with Candy
(2005)
Strangers with Candy
(1999-2000)
Be Kind Rewind
Be Kind Rewind Mr. Rooney
(2008)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (12 credits)
 2017 At Home with Amy Sedaris (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- TGIF (2017)
- Cooking for One (2017)
  The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) (writer - 225 episodes, 2015 - 2016) (written by - 3 episodes, 2015)
- Hugh Laurie/Paul Reiser/Nate Silver (2016) ... (writer)
  The Colbert Report (TV Series) (writer - 773 episodes, 2010 - 2014) (consultant writer - 193 episodes, 2005 - 2006)
- Same to You, Pal (2014) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 17 December 2014 (2014) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 16 December 2014 (2014) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 15 December 2014 (2014) ... (writer)
- Episode dated 11 December 2014 (2014) ... (writer)
 2005 Strangers with Candy (series Strangers with Candy) / (written by)
 2004 The Wrong Coast (TV Series) (story editor - 13 episodes)
- A Look Back at Yestermonth ... (story editor)
- Addicted ... (story editor)
- Possessed ... (story editor)
- Lights! Camera! Romance! ... (story editor)
- Your Stalker or Mine? ... (story editor)
  Strangers with Candy (TV Series) (1 episode) (created by - 30 episodes, 1999 - 2000) (written by - 30 episodes, 1999 - 2000)
- The Last Temptation of Blank (2000) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Bully (2000) ... (creator) / (written by)
- There Once Was a Blank from Nantucket (2000) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Ask Jerri (2000) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Blank Relay (2000) ... (creator) / (written by)
 1999 Random Play (TV Series) (additional writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... (additional writer)
- Pilot (1999) ... (additional writer)
- Episode #1.4 (1999) ... (additional writer)
 1998 Wheels of Fury (Short) (writer)
  Exit 57 (TV Series) (creator - 12 episodes, 1995 - 1996) (writer - 1 episode, 1995)
- Episode #2.6 (1996) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.5 (1996) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.4 (1996) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.3 (1996) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.2 (1996) ... (creator)
Show Show Producer (8 credits)
Show Show Actor (15 credits)
Show Show Director (6 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Editorial department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (4 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Played "Austin", the recovering homosexual, on the audio book of Stephen Colbert's "I Am America (and So Can You)", (2007). See more »

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

An alumnus of the Second City and Annoyance Theatre in Chicago, IL. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Contribute to This Page