Scott Aukerman

Actor and Comedian
Born Jul 2, 1970

Scott David Aukerman is an American writer, actor, comedian, television personality, director, producer, and podcast host. In the mid-1990s, Aukerman was a writer and performer on Mr. Show with Bob and David. He currently hosts the weekly comedy podcast Comedy Bang Bang. Aukerman is also the co-creator of Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis & co-founder of the Earwolf podcast network.… Read More

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1970 Birth Born on July 2, 1970.


1999 29 Years Old Mr. Show co-creator Bob Odenkirk was in the audience for the second performance, and soon tapped the duo to write and occasionally perform on the HBO series in its fourth season. This led to an Emmy nomination in 1999 for Aukerman and the rest of the staff. … Read More


2004 34 Years Old In 2004, he and Porter received an "Additional Dialogue" credit on DreamWorks Animation's animated feature Shark Tale. … Read More
2007 37 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2007, a script he wrote with B. J. Porter and Bob Odenkirk (Kanan Rhodes: Unkillable Servant of Justice) was purchased by MTV Films with the intent of starring Rainn Wilson. … Read More
2009 39 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2009, Aukerman and Porter wrote a pilot script for NBC, Privates. … Read More


2010 40 Years Old In 2010 Aukerman wrote a feature script for friend Zach Galifianakis for Fox, and he and Patton Oswalt co-wrote a television pilot for Fox, which the network ultimately passed on. … Read More
Starting January 3, 2011, Aukerman became the host of a series of interview interstitials, titled Comedy Death-Ray, airing three nights a week on the IFC network, where he interviews stars and creators of shows that the network runs, including The Ben Stiller Show, The Larry Sanders Show, Mr. Show, Freaks & Geeks, Undeclared, and Arrested Development.
In March 2014, an episode was released with President Barack Obama. … Read More
2015 45 Years Old …  In a 2015 interview Aukerman said "I'm still doing that same show, just with celebrities instead of my high school cafeteria." … Read More
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