Zach Galifianakis Biography

Updated On Feb 13, 2019 Published On Oct 19, 2015
Facts of Zach Galifianakis
Date of Birth: 1969 , October-1
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Zach Galifianakis
Birth Name Zachary Knight Galifianakis
Nick Name Zach
Father Harry Galifianakis
Mother Mary Frances Galifianakis
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Wilkesboro, North Carolina
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $ 15 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG N/A
Married Yes
Married to Quinn Lundberg (m. 2012)
Children N/A
Education North Carolina State University, Wilkes Central High School
Awards MTV Movie Award
Movies Masterminds, The Lego Batman Movie
TV Show Baskets
Siblings Greg Galifianakis, Merritt Galifianakis
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Zach Galifianakis full name Zachary Knight "Zach" Galifianakis is a renowned actor from the United States. He has also established himself as a stand-up comedian. He is popular in the world for portraying his role in The Hangover trilogy, starring Bradley Cooper.

Zach Galifianakis' early life

Zach Galifianakis was from the middle-class family born as Zacharius Knight Galifianakis on 1st October 1969 in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, the United States of America to Mary Frances and Harry Galifianakis. He is an American and is white.

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Zach Galifianakis was interested in acting since his childhood days and has attended Wilkes Central High School. He later enrolled at North Carolina State University, from where he later graduated with a major in communication.

Zach Galifianakis' career

He began his acting career from 1996 and that was after making his appearance in the television series Boston Common. Zach Galifianakis was also seen in Saturday Night Live.

Zach Galifianakis is best known for his performance in The Hangover trilogy, where he acted alongside Justin Bartha, and Due Date with Robert Downey Jr.

Zach Galifianakis' married life

Zach Galifianakis is a married man. He is married to Quinn Lundberg since August 2012. She is one of the founding members of the Growing Voices charity. They also have one child together.

He is happy to be her loving spouse. Zach Galifianakis is not involved in any kind of extramarital affairs and there is no sign of them getting divorced.

Zach Galifianakis' net worth

For his role in The Hangover Part II, Zach Galifianakis earned the salary of $5,000,000. His net worth is rumored to be around $20 million dollars.

Zach Galifianakis facts on timeline

Born in Wilkesboro, North Carolina

October 1 , 1969

 Zach Galifianakis was from the middle class family born as Zacharius Knight Galifianakis in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, United States of America to Mary Frances and Harry Galifianakis. He is an America and is white. He is of diverse descent. 

Married to uinn Lundberg

August 11 , 2012

Zach Galifianakis is a married man. He is married with Quinn Lundberg since 2012. She is one of the founding members of the Growing Voices charity. They also have one child together. He is happy to be her loving spouse.

Became father

September 7 , 2013

Zach Galifianakis became father for the first time in his life in 2013 after being married with this wife Quinn Lundberg. With the start of 2013, they announced that they were expecting their first child together. She gave birth to a son on 7th of September. 

Won Primetime Emmy Awards

2014

Primetime Emmy Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and everyone really fells honored if they win this award. Zach Galifianakis has also win this award twice in his life and that was in 2014 and the following year. He won this award Outstanding Short-Format Entertainment Program both times. 

Won Boston Online Film Critics Association

2014

Zach Galifianakis has also been honored with Boston Online Film Critics Association once in his life and that was in 2014 for Best Ensemble. That year he was nominated in this award for his role in Birdman. 

Won Detroit Film Critic Society, US

2014

It seems like 2014 and his role in the movie Birdman is the best things in his life and Zach Galifianakis won't forget these two. For his role in that movie he was honored with Detroit Film Critic Society, US that year for Best Ensemble. 

Won MTV Movie Awards

2010

Zach Galifianakis has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won some of them. In 2010, he got his first nomination in MTV Movie Awards for Best Breakout Star and Best Comedic Performance. He won this award that year from the later nomination. 

Began his acting career

1996

Zach Galifianakis was interested in acting since his childhood days. He began his acting career from 1996 and that was after making his appearance in the television series Boston Common. He was also seen in Saturday Night Live. 

Rose to prominence

2009

Zach Galifianakis is a renowned actor from United States. Though he began his acting career since 1996, he was famous as an actor till 2008. In 2009, he portraying his role in The Hangover trilogy and from that time on her became known as an actor all over the world.