US actor, comedian, rapper and lyricist and script. He is best known for the group ‘The Lonely Island’, and, moreover, its popularity has earned Samberg and participation in ‘Saturday Night Live’, where he worked from 2005 to 2012.
David Andrew Samberg (David Andrew ‘Andy’ Samberg) was born in 1978 in Mill Valley, California (Mill Valley California). His father, Joe Samberg (Joe Samberg), worked as a photographer, mother, Margie Merrow (Margi, n? E Marrow), – a teacher. In addition, Andy grew up in a family of two sisters – and Joanna Darrow (Johanna and Darrow)
Family Andy – Jewish, and his grandfather, Alfred J.. Merrow (Alfred J. Marrow) was chairman of the American Jewish Congress (American Jewish Congress). However, Andy himself particularly religious himself does not believe
Since childhood, he wanted to speak before an audience, and his school teachers were not too happy with Andy, who was determined not to study. Especially interested Samberg comedy, and that he dreamed of becoming a comedian himself
After high school he studied at the College of the University of California at Santa Cruz (University of California, Santa Cruz), and then went to film school at New York University (New York University)
Even before you get to the screen, Andy joined the musical group ‘The Lonely Island’, a kind of comic hip-hop trio. In 2005, the trio began writing material for the show ‘Saturday Night Live’, and their first album entitled ‘Incredibad’ came out in 2009.
By 2005 th Samberg has already managed to earn himself some kind filmography, acting primarily in short films, and in September 2005 the trio ‘The Lonely Island’ has officially announced that Andy as a special guest will join the show ‘Saturday Night Live ‘
December 17, 2005 Andy and Chris Parnell (Chris Parnell) starred in an episode of ‘Saturday Night Live’ called ‘Lazy Sunday’; in the air, they sang a cheerful song in the style of hip-hop nerdkor. The episode of the show soon became an Internet meme that has given a real boost popularity and confident Andy
Soon his name again appeared at the hearing – it happened after the song ‘Dick in a Box’, which Andy performed a duet with Justin Timberlake (Justin Timberlake). The duo soon won ‘Creative Arts Emmy’
Another success Samberg – song ‘Jizz in My Pants’, this video watched on YouTube more than 100 million people
Another breakthrough was the song ‘I’m on a Boat’, that ‘The Lonely Island’ performed with the hip-hop singer T-Pain’om – clip for this song, which was released in February 2009, looked at the YouTube is almost 60 million people. The song was nominated for a Grammy ‘
By the way, in 2009, he made Samberg’s leading annual awards ‘MTV Movie Awards 2009’
In January 2011, a trio of ‘The Lonely Island’ has submitted the song ‘The Creep’, was incorporated into their second album, performed with Nicki Minaj (Nicki Minaj)
June 1, 2012 press secretary Andy Samberg announced that he was leaving ‘Saturday Night Live’, after seven years of work in the show
So far, Samberg has appeared as an actor in the film ‘Lihach’ (‘Hot Rod’); ‘Space Chimps’ (‘Space Chimps’); ‘Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist’ (‘Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist’); ‘I love you, man’ (‘I Love You, Man’); ‘Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs’ (‘Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs’); ‘Friends with Benefits’ (‘Friends with Benefits’); ‘How many do you have?’ (‘What’s Your Number?’), And many others, mostly comedic scenes