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Will Forte


Forte was age 32 before he came to the public's attention on Saturday Night Live (1975), but had been working in comedy since 1997. Forte is the son of artist Patricia (Stivers) and financial broker Orville Willis Forte III (divorced), and has one older sister, Michelle. A creative and artistic child, he was an athlete (football and swimming) in ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 24 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live Various / George W. Bush / MacGruber / The Falconer / Greg Stink / Tim Calhoun / Himself / John Edwards / Zell Miller / Hamilton / Alec John Such / Barney Frank / Ben / Brian Williams / Brit Hume / Bruce Jenner / Buttfish / Captain Pajama Shark / Carson Daly / Chad Michael Murray / Constantine Maroulis / Contestant / David Petraeus / Dr. Terry Mcquarren / Drake Bell / E.T. / Ghyslian Raza / Greg Allman / Gunther Kelly / Harry Reid / Hu Jintao / Jack White / Jennifer Finley Boyan / Jon Bovi member / Jorge Ramos / Joseph Corey Wayne / Junior Soprano / Ken / Kip / Lance Ito / Lyle Kane / Macaulay Culkin / Major Toht / Man / Mark Sellers / Micky Shanks / Mr. Colon / Mr. Dillon / Newt Gingrich / Nick Lachey / Oliver North / Patrick Kelly / Professor Severus Snape / Smee / Tom DeLay / Willie Nelson / dancing coach
(2002-2016)
Nebraska
Nebraska David Grant
(2013)
MacGruber
MacGruber MacGruber
(2010)
The Lego Movie
The Lego Movie Abraham Lincoln
(2014)

Filmography

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 2017 A Futile & Stupid Gesture (post-production)
Douglas Kenney
  MacGruber 2 (announced)
MacGruber
 2017 Tim and Eric's Bedtime Stories (TV Series)
Will
- The Demotion (2017) ... Will
 2017 Tour de Pharmacy (TV Movie)
Police Officer
 2016 Maya & Marty (TV Series)
Various
 2016 Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping
Bagpipe Player
 2016 My Life as a Zucchini
Mr. Paul (English version, voice)
 2016 Keanu
Hulka
 2013-2016 Bob's Burgers (TV Series)
Mr. Grant / Kurt
- The Gene and Courtney Show (2016) ... Mr. Grant (voice)
- Seaplane! (2013) ... Kurt (voice)
 2015 Moonbeam City (TV Series)
Rad Cunningham / Rad Cunningham, Howligan
- Stuntstravaganza (2015) ... Rad Cunningham (voice)
- Cop Con (2015) ... Rad Cunningham (voice)
- Lasers and Liars (2015) ... Rad Cunningham (voice)
 2015 The Ridiculous 6
Will Patch
 2015 A.C.O.R.N.S.: Operation Crackdown
Cody (voice)
 2014-2015 The Awesomes (TV Series)
Malocchio Jr.
- Day of Awesomes, Part 2 (2014) ... Malocchio Jr. (voice)
- Day of Awesomes, Part 1 (2014) ... Malocchio Jr. (voice)
- Euro-Awesomes (2014) ... Malocchio Jr. (voice)
- Secret Santa (2014) ... Malocchio Jr. (voice)
 2012-2015 Lab Rats (TV Series)
Eddy / Human Eddy / Cheddy / ...
- Human Eddy (2015) ... Eddy / Human Eddy
- Three Minus Bree (2014) ... Eddy (voice)
- Scramble the Orbs (2014) ... Eddy / Cheddy (voice, uncredited)
- Mission: Mission Creek High (2014) ... Eddy (voice)
- No Going Back (2014) ... Eddy (voice)
 2011-2015 The League (TV Series)
Chuck
- The Out of Towner (2011) ... Chuck
 2015/II Staten Island Summer
Motorcycle Guy
 2015 7 Days in Hell (TV Movie)
Sandy Pickard
 2009-2015 American Dad! (TV Series)
Charlie Greenfield / Firefighter Henry Watkins / Jesus Christ / ...
- Morning Mimosa (2015) ... Charlie Greenfield (voice)
- National Treasure 4: Baby Franny: She's Doing Well - The Hole Story (2012) ... Firefighter Henry Watkins (voice)
- Fart-Break Hotel (2011) ... (voice)
- Rapture's Delight (2009) ... Jesus Christ (voice)
 2014 The Simpsons (TV Series)
King Toot
- Covercraft (2014) ... King Toot (voice)
 2014 She's Funny That Way
Joshua Fleet
 2014 22 Jump Street
'Previously' Narrator / Football Announcer (voice, uncredited)
 2013-2014 Kroll Show (TV Series)
Photographer / Various Characters
- Cake Train (2014) ... Photographer
- The Greatest Hits of It (2013) ... Various Characters
 2014 The Lego Movie
Abraham Lincoln (voice, as Orville Forte)
 2013 Grown Ups 2
Male Cheerleader (uncredited)
 2013 Drunk History (TV Series)
Edwin Booth
 2009-2013 The Cleveland Show (TV Series)
Principal Wally Farquhare / Wally Farquhare / Wally / ...
- Squirt's Honor (2013) ... Wally Farquhare (voice)
- Who Done Did It? (2013) ... (voice)
- The Hangover: Part Tubbs (2013) ... (voice)
- Here Comes the Bribe (2013) ... Wally Farquhare (voice)
- 'Til Deaf (2012) ... Wally / Student (voice)
 2013 Run & Jump
Ted
 2013 Coffin Dodgers (TV Short)
 2007-2012 30 Rock (TV Series)
Paul / Tomas
- Live from Studio 6H (2012) ... Paul
- Meet the Woggels! (2012) ... Paul
- The Tuxedo Begins (2012) ... Paul
 2012 First Look: Ultimate Teaser Trailer (Video short)
Trailer Actor
 2012 The Immigrant (Short)
Will
 2002-2012 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Various / George W. Bush / MacGruber / ...
- Will Ferrell/Usher (2012) ... Hamilton / Greg Stink (uncredited)
- Elton John/Leon Russell (2011) ... Greg Stink (uncredited)
- Betty White/Jay-Z (2010) ... Various / MacGruber
- Gabourey Sidibe/MGMT (2010) ... Various
 2011-2012 Up All Night (TV Series)
Reed
- Hey Jealousy (2012) ... Reed
- New Boss (2012) ... Reed
 2012 Rebounding (TV Movie)
Danny
 2011 Allen Gregory (TV Series)
Ian / Stewart Rossmyre / Sid Lampis / ...
- Van Moon Rising (2011) ... Stewart Rossmyre (voice)
- Mom Sizemore (2011) ... Ian (voice)
- Full Blown Maids (2011) ... Stewart Rossmyre (voice)
- Interracial McAdams (2011) ... Ian (voice)
- Gay School Dance (2011) ... Ian (voice)
 2011 Audio Tour (Short)
 2010 Morning Prayer with Skott and Behr (TV Series)
Brown Eggz (2010)
 2008-2010 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series)
Randy Wharmpess / Randy
- Rebound Bro (2008) ... Randy
 2010 Squidbillies (TV Series)
Tom Treebow
- Lean Green Touchdown Makifying Machine (2010) ... Tom Treebow
 2010 Funny or Die Presents... (TV Series)
Brown Eggz / Sleeping Celebrity
- Episode #1.12 (2010) ... Brown Eggz
- Episode #1.7 (2010) ... Sleeping Celebrity
 2010 WWE Raw (TV Series)
MacGruber
 2007-2010 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (TV Series)
Will Grello / Pall Willeaux / J.J. Pepper / ...
- Puberty (2010) ... Will Grello
- Hair (2009) ... J.J. Pepper
- Muscles for Bones (2008) ... Dr. Reid Tamaranda
- Chan (2008) ... Will Grello
 2010 The Life & Times of Tim (TV Series)
Chipper
- Tim's Beard/Unjustly Neglected Drama (2010) ... Chipper (voice)
 2009 Grand Theft Auto IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony (Video Game)
Martin Serious (voice)
 2008-2009 Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday (TV Mini-Series)
Hall / Various / Jeff the Aide / ...
- Episode #2.3 (2009) ... Hall
- Episode #2.1 (2009) ... Various
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Jeff the Aide
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... Daryl Hall
 2009 Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned (Video Game)
Martin Serious (voice)
 2009 Fanboys
THX Security Guard #4
 2009 The Slammin' Salmon
Horace the Lone Diner
 2008 Young Person's Guide to History (TV Series)
Monsieur Bouffant (The Frenchman)
- Part 1 (2008) ... Monsieur Bouffant (The Frenchman)
 2008 Baby Mama
Scott
 2008 Falseface (Short)
Nathan
 2007 Tim and Eric Nite Live (TV Series)
Emanuel Melly
- Larry the Cable Guy/My Chemical Romance (2007) ... Emanuel Melly
 2007 Flight of the Conchords (TV Series)
Ben
- The Actor (2007) ... Ben
 2006 Aqua Teen Hunger Force (TV Series)
Alien
- Antenna (2006) ... Alien (voice)
 2006 Beerfest
Otto
 2006 Campus Ladies (TV Series)
Stuart
- My First Orgasm (2006) ... Stuart
- Night of the Condom (2006) ... Stuart
 1997 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series)
Snow Shovel Murder Victim
- Robert Pastorelli/Craig Kilborn/Live (1997) ... Snow Shovel Murder Victim (uncredited)
Show Show Writer (25 credits)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (13 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (13 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (63 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (21 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

wrote the short story "Beware of Math Tutors Who Ride Motorcycles" for the book Things I Learned from Women Who've Dumped Me. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Orville Forte | William Forte

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

That period in between getting the part and starting work on the movie[Nebraska (2013)] was an anxiety-riddled period...I really had no formal acting training, but I didn't know what it was like to go to a natural drama class or an acting class. So in my head, I would think, 'Oh, at a class like that they have these pearls of wisdom that everybody who is part of "Nebraska" has, except me'...... See more »

Trivia:

During his audition for SNL he began and ended with skits by cursing. As he walked out the room he gave Lorne Michaels a half-hearted apology. Having the job at That '70s Show (1998) waiting for him allowed him to go for broke during the audition. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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