Name: Demetri Martin
Occupation: Comedian
Gender: Male
Height: 180 cm
Birth Day: May 25, 1973
Age: 51
Birth Place: New York City - New York
Zodiac Sign: Gemini

Demetri Martin

Demetri Martin was born on 25 May 1973(51 years old) in New York. Demetri Martin is Comedian, Zodiac sign - Gemini. More detail about Demetri Martin given below.

About Demetri Martin

Comedian who frequently incorporates animation and instruments into his stand-up routines. He and Demetri Martin co-created the Comedy Central show Important Things. He appeared in the 2013 film In a World... and began voicing the character Ice Bear on the Cartoon Network series We Bare Bears in 2015.

Demetri Martin before fame

He attended New York University Law School before quitting out to pursue a career in comedy. At the 2003 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, he won the Perrier award for his show"If I.".

Achievement of Demetri Martin

In Taking Woodstock, he co-starred with Imelda Staunton as Elliot Tiber.

Salary 2020

Not known

Net Worth 2020

$4 Million

Demetri Martin family life

On June 1, 2012, he married his second wife, Rachael Beame.

Associations of Demetri Martin

He co-starred alongside Michael Cera in the film Paper Heart.

Demetri Martin Height, Weight & Physique Measurements

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Height 180 cm
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Family Members

Name Relationship Net worth Profession
Rachael Beame Spouse N/A
Jen Martin Spouse N/A

Demetri Martin Timeline

  • 1973

    Martin was born into a Greek-American family in New York City on May 25, 1973, the son of Lillian (1951u20132019) and Greek Orthodox priest Dean C. Martin (1948u20131994). He grew up in Toms River, New Jersey, and has a younger brother named Spyro and a younger sister named Christene. He attended Toms River High School North and graduated in 1991.

  • 1995

    Martin graduated from Yale University in 1995 with a B.A in History. During his time there, he wrote a 224-word poem as a project for a fractal geometry class, which became a well-known palindromic poem. He was also a member of the Anti-Gravity Society, whose members juggle objects on Sunday evenings on Yaleu0027s Old Campus.

  • 1997

    Shortly after leaving law school, Martin started performing stand up in 1997. Four years later, in 2001, Martin caught his first big break in stand-up comedy when he appeared on Comedy Centralu0027s stand-up showcase Premium Blend. At the 2003 Edinburgh Festival Fringe he won the Perrier Award with his show If I.... The show was turned into a BBC television special in 2004. From 2003 to 2004, Martin wrote for Late Night with Conan Ou0027Brien. In 2004, Martin had his own Comedy Central Presents stand-up special. His special was divided into three parts. In the first, he performed in traditional stand-up comedy fashion. In the second segment, he used humorous drawings as visual aids, which would serve either as the punchline or a background. During the third segment, he played a guitar and put on a pseudo-play where he would strum his guitar while alternating between playing harmonica and talking; some of his comedian friends dressed as fairies and dragons acted according to the story he was telling, detailing the magical land from where his jokes came. Martinu0027s mother and grandmother also appeared.

  • 2005

    Starting in late 2005, he was credited as a contributor on The Daily Show, on which he appeared as the named "Senior Youth Correspondent" and hosted a segment called "Trendspotting." He used this segment to talk about so-called hip trends among youth such as hookahs, wine, guerilla marketing and Xbox 360. A piece about social networking featured his profile on Myspace. On March 22, 2007, Martin made another appearance on The Daily Show, talking about the Viacom lawsuit against Google and YouTube. He is no longer a Daily Show contributor as of 2014. Before starting at the Daily Show, he was offered to audition for SNL but turned it down due to the seven year commitment.

  • 2006

    He has recorded a comedy album titled These Are Jokes, which was released on September 26, 2006. This album also features Saturday Night Live member Will Forte and stand-up comedian Leo Allen. Martin returned to The Daily Show on March 22, 2006, as the new Youth Correspondent, calling his segment "Professional Important News with Demetri Martin". In 2007, he starred with Faryl Millet, a comedian and actress better known for her show Fancy Nancyu0027s Funny Hour, in a Fountains of Wayne music video for "Someone to Love" as Seth Shapiro, and Millet as Beth Mackenzie. Both of them characters in the song. He also starred in the video for the Travis single "Selfish Jean", in which he wears multiple T-shirts with lyrics written on them. On September 2, 2007, Martin appeared on the season finale of the HBO series Flight of the Conchords. He appeared as a keytar player named Demetri. He also had a part in the movie The Rocker (2008) starring Rainn Wilson. Martin played the part of the videographer when the band in the movie was making their first music video.

  • 2009

    In 2009, he hosted and starred in his own television show called Important Things With Demetri Martin on Comedy Central. Later in June, it was announced his show had been renewed for a second season. The second season premiered, again on Comedy Central, on February 4, 2010. Martin has stated that Important Things will not return for a third season. Prior to completing work on his second season, Martin starred in the comedy-drama film Taking Woodstock (2009), directed by Ang Lee, which premiered at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival. In the film Martin plays Elliot Tiber, a closeted gay artist who has given up his ambitions in the city to move upstate and help his old-world Jewish family run their Catskill Mountains motel. The film is based on the book written by Tiber. On April 25, 2011, Martin released his first book, titled This Is a Book. Martin played a small role in the 2011 film Contagion.

  • 2010

    Martin sold his movie concept Will to DreamWorks, and is expected to play a key supporting role. He will play the lead in the film Moon People, a pitch that he sold to Columbia Pictures. He also signed a blind script deal with CBS in October 2010 to produce, write, and star in his own television series. After CBS was shown the pilot for the series, they decided not to air it.

  • 2012

    On October 2, 2012, Martin released his second comedy album entitled Demetri Martin. Standup Comedian.On June 1, 2012, Martin married his long-time girlfriend Rachael Beame in Santa Monica, California, where he has lived since 2009. They have a daughter named Eve and a son named Paul.

  • 2016

    Martin voices Ice Bear in the Cartoon Network series We Bare Bears. He wrote, directed, edited, and starred in the 2016 film Dean.

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