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Akiva Schaffer


Akiva Schaffer was born on December 1, 1977 in Berkeley, California, USA. He is a writer and director, known for Saturday Night Live (1975), The Watch (2012) and Hot Rod (2007). He has been married to Liz Cackowski since 2003. They have one child. See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

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  Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (13 episodes, 2010 - 2011) (writer - 95 episodes, 2005 - 2011) (written by - 6 episodes, 2007 - 2009) (additional sketch - 2 episodes, 2013 - 2014)
- Andy Samberg/St. Vincent (2014) ... (additional sketch)
- Justin Timberlake (2013) ... (additional sketch)
- Justin Timberlake/Lady Gaga (2011) ... (writer)
- Ed Helms/Paul Simon (2011) ... (writer)
- Tina Fey/Ellie Goulding (2011) ... (writer)
 2008-2009 Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #2.3 (2009) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.2 (2009) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.1 (2009) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... (writer)
 2009 2009 MTV Movie Awards (TV Movie)
 2008 Extreme Movie (written by)
 2005 Lazy Sunday (Short)
 2005 Channy Awards (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2005 Channy Awards (2005) ... (writer)
 2005 B.P.D. (TV Short) (creator) / (writer)
 2005 2005 MTV Movie Awards (TV Special)
  The 'Bu (TV Series short) (3 episodes, 2005) (writer - 8 episodes, 2003 - 2005)
- Episode #2.3 (2005) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.2 (2005) ... (creator)
- Episode #2.1 (2005) ... (creator)
- We Didn't Do the 'Bu This Month (2005) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Episode #1.7 (2004) ... (creator) / (writer)
 2005 Awesometown (TV Short)
 2004 Just 2 Guyz (Short) (writer)
 2004 G-Phoria 2004 (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 2004 MTV Movie Awards (TV Special)
 2004 Football Town (Short) (writer)
 2004 Channel 101 (TV Movie) (segment "Football Town", as The Dudes)
 2003 Ignition Buzz TV Countdown (TV Series short) (creator) / (writer)
 2003 Nintendo Cartoon Hour (Short) (writer)
 2003 Regarding Ardy (TV Movie) (creator - as The Dudes)
 2002 Stork Patrol (Short) (writer)
 2001 White Power (TV Short) (creator - as Kiv)
 2001 Ka-Blamo! (Short) (writer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album with The Lonely Island: "Turtleneck & Chain". See more »

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Alternate Names:

The Dudes | Kiv | The Lonely Island

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Trivia:

Brother-in-law of Craig Cackowski. See more »

Nickname:

Kiv

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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