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Brian Palermo

Actor | Writer | Producer
KNOWN FOR 
The Social Network (2010) | Thank You for Smoking (2005) | Big Momma's House (2000)
AKA 
Brian J. Palermo
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)
GUILDS *
AFTRA | SAG
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Past Film & Video (31 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (69 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The LeagueThe League (TV Series) Brian / Taco Truck Customer (2 episodes, 2013–2014)  Less 2013–2014 2
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself - Correspondent / Himself - Correspondent: Kid Metaphors / Himself - Talent Scout: America's Best Everyday American / Himself / Dr. Colin Betanyu (13 episodes, 2011–2013), Various Characters / Blaine (9 episodes, 1998–2010), Performer ("Dream Weaver") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 1998–2013 22
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  • Primary photo for MaronMaron (TV Series) Teddy (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Modern FamilyModern Family (TV Series) Dryden Dad (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Anger ManagementAnger Management (TV Series) Prosecutor (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for 2 Broke Girls2 Broke Girls (TV Series) Pilot Bill (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Girl Vs. MonsterGirl Vs. Monster (TV Movie) Steve Lewis  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Fresh HellFresh Hell (TV Series) Tommy (9 episodes, 2011–2012)  Less 2011–2012 9
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  • Primary photo for Zeke and LutherZeke and Luther (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Shmagreggie Saves the WorldShmagreggie Saves the World (TV Movie) Jim  Less 2012
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  • Primary photo for Love BitesLove Bites (TV Series) Rick Rondo (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for State of GeorgiaState of Georgia (TV Series) Brady (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for The MiddleThe Middle (TV Series) Phil Bickel (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for 9021090210 (TV Series) Giles Scott (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for SvetlanaSvetlana (TV Series) Lee Ashton (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
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  • Primary photo for Warren the ApeWarren the Ape (TV Series) MTV Exec #1 (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for House of PayneHouse of Payne (TV Series) Phillipe (3 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 3
  • Primary photo for The Jay Leno ShowThe Jay Leno Show (TV Series) Blaine (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Psych: Flashback to the Teen YearsPsych: Flashback to the Teen Years (TV Series) Job Fair Guy (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Trust MeTrust Me (TV Series) Richard Donarelli (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Au Courant (Feb 16, 2009) Richard Donarelli  Less
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  • Primary photo for Gary UnmarriedGary Unmarried (TV Series) Jim (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
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    • The Best Cake in the World (Nov 20, 2006) Toshihiko Tsukijigaoka (voice) (version: English) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Lovespring InternationalLovespring International (TV Series) Client's Boyfriend (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Sons & DaughtersSons & Daughters (TV Series) Colleen's Doctor (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for The UnitThe Unit (TV Series) National Guard Commander (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Malcolm in the MiddleMalcolm in the Middle (TV Series) Steve (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • Mono (Feb 12, 2006) Steve  Less
  • Primary photo for MonkMonk (TV Series) Shirt Salesman (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for EverwoodEverwood (TV Series) Rick (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
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  • Primary photo for Significant OthersSignificant Others (TV Series) James (12 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004 12
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  • Primary photo for One on OneOne on One (TV Series) Mr. Evans (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for FriendsFriends (TV Series) Airline Representative / Another Passenger (2 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004 2
  • Primary photo for I'm with HerI'm with Her (TV Series) Clerk (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Grounded for LifeGrounded for Life (TV Series) Jeff (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Good Morning, MiamiGood Morning, Miami (TV Series) Trip (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Crossing JordanCrossing Jordan (TV Series) Lewis Pate (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for According to JimAccording to Jim (TV Series) Bartender (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
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  • Primary photo for That '80s ShowThat '80s Show (TV Series) Kenmore (3 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002 3
  • Primary photo for The WeekendersThe Weekenders (TV Series) Writer (2 episodes, 2000–2001)  Less 2000–2001 2
  • Primary photo for JAGJAG (TV Series) Motorist (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for For Your LoveFor Your Love (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
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  • Primary photo for 3rd Rock from the Sun3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series) Mr. Barnes / Steve (2 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000 2
  • Primary photo for Curb Your EnthusiasmCurb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series) Brian (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Histeria!Histeria! (TV Series) Writer (9 episodes, 1998–2000), Writer (5 episodes, 1998–2000)  Less 1998–2000 14
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  • Primary photo for Will & GraceWill & Grace (TV Series) Brian Kelly (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for The Thirteenth YearThe Thirteenth Year (TV Movie) Starter #1  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Veronica's ClosetVeronica's Closet (TV Series) Theatre Usher (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for The Secret Lives of MenThe Secret Lives of Men (TV Series) Man in Clinic / Patient (2 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998 2
  • Primary photo for The HughleysThe Hughleys (TV Series) White Guy #1 (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
    • Pilot (Sep 22, 1998) White Guy #1  Less
  • Primary photo for The CloserThe Closer (TV Series) Russ Hobson (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for BaywatchBaywatch (TV Series) Carl, Cynthia's Husband (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
    • To the Max (Feb 16, 1998) Carl, Cynthia's Husband (as Brian J. Palermo)  Less
  • Primary photo for Suddenly SusanSuddenly Susan (TV Series) Larry the Paramedic (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for We Need HelpWe Need Help (TV Series) Kevin Palermo  Less 2013– 
  • Primary photo for Fun DadFun Dad (TV Series) Special Thanks  Less 2012– 
  • Primary photo for Animal TalesAnimal Tales (TV Series) Clark / Host (1997-)  Less 1997– 
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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • The Jay Leno Show * – Sketch Player NBC
  • Tyler Perry's House of Payne * – Phillipe TBS
  • Warren The Ape * – MTV Executive MTV

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • University of New Orleans * – Bachelor of Arts New Orleans, Louisiana
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • The Groundlings * – Improv, Sketch-writing, Teaching same, Tony Sepulveda, Jennifer Joyce, Mindy Sterling, Deanna Oliver, Karen Maruyama 2003 Los Angeles, CA

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • The Big Easy Awards * – Best Actor 1988

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

UPLOADED RESUME
  • * BRIAN PALERMO

    FILM
    SHRINK Supporting dir. Jonas Pate
    MY LIFE IN RUINS Lead dir. Donald Petrie
    YOU DID WHAT? Supporting dir. Jeff Morris
    THANK YOU FOR SMOKING Supporting dir. Jason Reitman
    REBOUND Supporting dir. Steve Carr
    KICKING AND SCREAMI Supporting dir. Jesse Dylan
    JEKYLL Supporting dir. Scott Zakarin
    DADDY DAY CARE Supporting dir. Steve Carr
    WELCOME TO THE NEIGHBORHOOD Lead Independent
    BIG MAMA’S HOUSE Supporting dir. Raja Gosnell
    THE 13TH YEAR Supporting Disney
    BIG BROTHER TROUBLE Supporting Independent

    TELEVISION (partial list)
    WARREN THE APE Guest Star MTV
    TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE Recurring TBS
    THE JAY LENO SHOW Guest Star NBC
    TRUST ME Guest Star TNT
    GARY UNMARRIED Guest Star CBS
    HEROES Guest Star NBC
    HELL ON EARTH (1/2 hour Pilot) Series Regular CW
    THANK GOD YOU’RE HERE Series Regular NBC
    BIG DAY Guest Star ABC
    ENTOURAGE Guest Star HBO
    MALCOLM IN THE MIDDLE Guest Star FOX
    MONK Guest Star USA
    SONS AND DAUGHTERS Guest Star ABC
    EVERWOOD Guest Star WB
    LOVESPRING Guest Star LIFETIME
    WORLD CUP COMEDY Guest Star PAX
    HUFF Guest Star SHOWTIME
    SIGNIFICANT OTHERS Series Regular BRAVO
    I’M WITH HER Guest Star ABC
    GOOD MORNING MIAMI Guest Star NBC
    GROUNDED FOR LIFE Guest Star WB
    CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM Guest Star HBO
    WILL & GRACE Guest Star NBC
    CROSSING JORDAN Guest Star NBC
    JAG Guest Star CBS
    FAMILY LAW Recurring CBS
    THAT 80’S SHOW Recurring FOX
    3RD ROCK FROM THE SUN Guest Star NBC
    FOR YOUR LOVE Guest Star WB
    YOUR FAVORITE GIRL NEXT DOOR Series Host FX
    INSTANT COMEDY/THE GROUNDLINGS Series Regular FX
    THE CLOSER Guest Star CBS
    THE SECRET LIVES OF MEN Guest Star ABC
    THE TONIGHT SHOW Recurring NBC
    FRIENDS Co-Star NBC

    THEATER
    EDDIE IZZARD’S ONE WORD IMPROV Regular Cast Coronet
    Theater
    BEVERLY WINWOOD PRESENTS Regular Cast Groundlings
    Theatre/Canon Theatre
    THE GROUNDLINGS Main Company Groundlings
    Theatre
    PARTY OF 13 Lead Theatre at the Improv
    AMERICAN BUFFALO Teach University of New
    Orleans

    TRAINING
    Years and years of Improvisational Comedy as a performer and teacher at THE
    GROUNDLINGS
    Bachelor of Arts Drama/Communications from University of New Orleans

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