Eric Samuel Andre (born April 4, 1983) is an American comedian, actor, and television host. He is the creator, host, and co-writer of The Eric Andre Show on Adult Swim and played Mike on the FXX series Man Seeking Woman.
Andre in June 2012
|Birth name||Eric Samuel Andre|
April 4, 1983 |
Boca Raton, Florida, U.S.
|Medium||Stand up, television|
|Alma mater||Berklee College of Music|
Andre was born in Boca Raton, Florida, the son of a Haitian father, a psychiatrist, and an American Jewish mother. He identifies as both black and Jewish. After graduating from Dreyfoos School of the Arts in West Palm Beach, Florida in 2001, Andre studied at Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts, where he played the double bass and graduated in 2005 with a BFA.
Andre is the creator and host of The Eric Andre Show, a parody public access talk show on Cartoon Network's late night programming block Adult Swim. The show features pranks, shock humor, sketches, and celebrity interviews.
Andre played Mike in the FXX comedy series Man Seeking Woman, which premiered in 2015. The show's third and final season, consisting of ten episodes, ran in early 2017. He voices Luci in the upcoming Netflix animated show Disenchantment.
|2009||Invention of Lying, TheThe Invention of Lying||Man #4|
|2010||Thin Skin||Passenger||Short film|
|2012||Should've Been Romeo||Buzz|
|2013||Internship, TheThe Internship||Sid|
|2015||Flock of Dudes||Mook|
|2016||Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping||Dreadlocked CMZ Reporter|
|2019||The Lion King||Azizi (voice)||Filming|
|2009||Curb Your Enthusiasm||Set P.A.||2 episodes|
|2010||Big Bang Theory, TheThe Big Bang Theory||Joey||Episode: "The 21-Second Excitation"|
|2011||Zeke and Luther||Zorn||Episode: "Skate Troopers"|
|2011||Hot in Cleveland||Jeff||Episode: "Elka's Wedding"|
|2011||Fact Checkers Unit||Mirage||Episode: "Excessive Gass"|
|2011||Level Up||Max Ross||Television film|
|2012–2013||Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23||Mark Reynolds||22 episodes|
|2012–present||Eric Andre Show, TheThe Eric Andre Show||Himself||Creator, host, co-writer|
|2013–2014||2 Broke Girls||Deacon "Deke" Bromberg||8 episodes|
|2014||Lucas Bros. Moving Co.||Various characters||Voice
|2014||Comedy Bang! Bang!||Himself||Episode: "Eric Andre Wears a Cat Collage Shirt & Sneakers"|
|2015||Robot Chicken||Various Characters||Episode: "Zero Vegetables"|
|2015–2017||Man Seeking Woman||Mike||30 episodes|
|2016||American Dad!||The Drifter||Voice
Episode: "Stan Smith Is Keanu Reeves as Stanny Utah in Point Break"
|2017||Michael Bolton's Big, Sexy Valentine's Day Special||Baby Archer||Variety special|
|2017||Mostly 4 Millennials||Executive producer|
|2010||Laugh Track Mash-Ups||Parker Leon||Episode: "At Your Sir-vice"|
|2013||Getting Doug With High||Himself||Episode #5|
|2013||ArScheerio Paul Show, TheThe ArScheerio Paul Show||Flavor Flav||Episode: "Vanilla Ice & Flavor Flav"|
|2016||Hot Ones||Himself||Episode: "Eric Andre Turns Into Tay Zonday While Eating Spicy Wings"|
- "Eric Andre Biography". TV Guide. Archived from the original on 2012-07-06. Retrieved 2012-07-12.
- "EPISODE 59 - Mixed Chicks Chat with Eric Andre". digitalpodcast.com.
- Carrie Battan. "The Peaceful Madness of Eric Andre". Grantland.
- substuff (2016-10-14), Eric Andre on Larry King Now, retrieved 2016-12-31
- "Eric Andre says a bunch of bullshit". avclub.com.
- In Bed With Joan - Episode 33: Eric Andre. YouTube. 22 October 2013.
- "Q&A With Alum Eric Andre". soafi.org. 22 April 2013. Retrieved 15 October 2016.
- Jeff Weiss. "Comedian Eric Andre Trained at Berklee and Had a Band Called Blarf". L.A. Weekly.
- New York Times article: "The Rise of the Anti-Talk Show".
- Luippold, Ross. "Eric Andre Talks His New Adult Swim Show That ABC Isn't 'Thrilled' About". Huffington Post. Retrieved May 29, 2015.
- "Eric Andre, Britt Lower & Maya Erskine Cast In FX Comedy Pilot 'Man Seeking Woman'". Deadline.com. March 20, 2014. Retrieved December 16, 2014.
- Andreeva, Nellie (April 12, 2016). "'Man Seeking Woman' Renewed For Season 3 By FXX". Deadline.com. Retrieved April 12, 2016.
- Pedersen, Erik (November 7, 2016). "'It's Always Sunny' & 'Man Seeking Woman' Get Return Dates On FXX". Deadline.com. Retrieved November 7, 2016.
- Ramos, Dino-Ray. "Netflix Sets 'Disenchantment' Premiere Date, Unveils First Look At Matt Groening Animated Series". Deadline.
- "Eric Andre Is Insanely Honest Because Who Else Is Going To Be?". The FADER. Retrieved 2017-07-31.
- Andre, Eric (2012-06-09). "I'm the only atheist who's favorite album is Marvin Gaye's What's Going On #mostreligiousalbumever". @ericandre. Retrieved 2017-07-31.
- Andre, Eric (2013-06-02). "I'm the only superstitious atheist. I'm like, "Bullshit there's a God--! Better not walk under this ladder..."". @ericandre. Retrieved 2017-07-31.
- Andre, Eric (2013-07-09). "Am I still an atheist if I believe in God Shammgod???". @ericandre. Retrieved 2017-07-31.
- "'Not a prank': Eric Andre says he's dating Rosario Dawson". USA TODAY. Retrieved 2017-07-31.
- The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2017-04-22), Rosario Dawson Promises She's Dating Eric Andre, retrieved 2017-07-31
- Gomez, Patrick; Stone, Natalie (November 30, 2017). "Rosario Dawson and Eric Andre Split". People. Retrieved December 14, 2017.
- Variety Staff. "FXX Orders 'Man Seeking Woman' Starring Jay Baruchel". Variety.
- Evans, Greg (May 15, 2017). "Adult Swim Sets Comedy Projects With Jena Friedman, Derrick Beckles & Eric Andre". Deadline.com. Retrieved June 21, 2017.