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Matt Walsh Biography – Matt Walsh Wiki
Matt Walsh is an American comedian and actor. He became popular for his role as Mike McLintock in Veep. He is also the co-founder of the iconic Upright Citizens Brigade theaters and school.
He graduated from Hinsdale South High School in 1982. While in high school he played on the football team as a backup tight end. He attended Northern Illinois University, graduating with a degree in Psychology. He spent a year studying abroad in Austria at Salzburg College.
He started taking improv classes in his native Chicago, performing at Annoyance Theater and ImprovOlympic. His experience in the comedy world introduced him to Matt Besser, Ian Roberts, and Amy Poehler.
Together, they founded the Upright Citizens Brigade in 1990, a sketch and improv troupe that went on to become one of the most respected in the comedy industry. Walsh starred in the “Upright Citizens Brigade” (Comedy Central 1998-2000) television show, beginning his long list of appearances on comedy series and movies.
He also previously starred in short-lived comedy programs like Dog Bites Man and Players, and was a correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.
The films he has also been featured in include; Road Trip, Bad Santa, School for Scoundrels, Role Models, The Hangover, and The Do-Over.
Matt Walsh Dancing With the Stars
He was cast in season 32 of DWTS with professional partner Koko Iwasaki. The pair were the first to be eliminated on September 26, 2023.
He danced the cha-cha with Koko Iwasaki to Bel Biv DeVoe’s “Poison”.
Matt Walsh Age
He was born Matthew Paul Walsh on 13 October 1964 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.
Matt Walsh Wife
Who is comedian Walsh’s wife? He is married to his wife, Morgan Walsh. The couple got married on March 21, 2009. They have three children.
Matt Walsh Children
The comedian is a father of three children Emmet Walsh, Jude Walsh, and Celia Walsh.
Matt Walsh Family
He was born to his parents Dick and, Audrey Walsh. Matt is the fourth of seven children. One of his siblings is Pat Walsh.
Comedian Walsh stands at a height of 6 feet (6′/1.83 m tall).
He is American.
The comedian’s Instagram handle is @mrmattwalsh.