|Birthdate ( Age)
||21 August 1990
||Hamilton, Massachusetts, United States
||Lorene Scafaria ( 2013 - present)
||Scott Burnham, Patricia Burnham
||American comedian, musician, actor, film director, screenwriter, and poet
Bo Burnham and Lorene Scafaria
Bo Burnham is an American comedian, musician, actor, director, screenwriter, and poet. He began his performance career as a YouTuber in March 2006, and his videos are viewed over 300 million times as of March 2021.
Early Life and Family
Burnham was born on August 21, 1990, in Hamilton, Massachusetts, the youngest of three children of Scott Burnham, a construction company owner, and Patricia, a hospice nurse whose work was shadowed during a 2014 episode of This American Life.
He graduated from St. John's prep school in Danvers, Massachusetts In 2008, where he was on the respect roll and involved in theatre and therefore the campus ministry program.
He was admitted to ny University's Tisch School of the humanities to review experimental theatre,but instead deferred his admission for a year to pursue a career in comedy.
Bo Burnham Wife/Relationship
Bo Burnham has been during a relationship with filmmaker Lorene Scafaria since around 2013. They live together in los angeles.Burnham has stated that his influences include Martin,Hans Teeuwen, George Carlin, Mitch Hedberg, Anthony Jeselnik, Tim Minchin, Demetri Martin and Flight of the Conchords.
Bo Burnham Net Worth
Robert Pickering "Bo" Burnham is an American comedian, musician, actor, director , screenwriter, and poet who has an estimated Net Worth of $4 million in 2021.
Burnham videotaped himself performing two songs and posted them on YouTube to share together with his family in 2006.They quickly became popular through YouTube, Break.com, and other sites.In an October 2010 interview with MTV, Burnham admitted that he didn't know anything about the longer term of the project, which it had been all effectively up within the air as far as he knew.
In May 2009, viral marketing began appearing for Funny People, during which Burnham stars in an NBC sitcom called Yo Teach! within the promo, Burnham stars opposite Jason Schwartzman, as a student within the latter's English class .
Burnham wrote and directed his first feature , Eighth Grade, which was produced and distributed by A24 and premiered at the Sundance festival in January 2018.The film has been universally acclaimed by critics: it garnered a 99% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes supported 313 ratings,and holds a mean rating of 89 out of 100 on Metacritic.
Burnham has also directed two comedy specials, Jerrod Carmichael: 8 (2017) for HBO and Chris Rock: Tamborine (2018) for Netflix. In an interview with Vulture, Burnham discussed his directorial outlook when directing a comedy special saying, "I approached , which was me taking stock of the emotions that i buy out of watching this person perform and asking, “How am i able to recreate that for the audience as best as possible? How am i able to make an honest container for the thing?" But the thing is being provided by them, so tons of directing is simply getting out of their way."
In 2020, he appeared alongside Carey Mulligan in Emerald Fennell's comedy revenge thriller Promising girl . He plays Ryan Cooper, a pediatric surgeon and love interest for Cassie (Mulligan). The film debuted at the Sundance festival , where it received awards buzz and important acclaim, including a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Picture
In March 2021, it had been announced that Burnham has been slated to play Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird in Adam McKay's HBO drama series supported Jeff Pearlman's Book, "Showtime: Magic, Kareem, Riley, and therefore the l. a. Lakers Dynasty of the 1980s".
In 2021, Burnham announced on social media that he had filmed a replacement special, called Bo Burnham: Inside, "without a crew or an audience", which might debut on Netflix later within the year.On May 21, the discharge date was announced as May 30.