Kyle Dunnigan was born on May 25th, 1971. His birth sign is Gemini. Dunnigan is an American comedian, actor and writer. He is best known for his writing skills on Inside Amy Schumer. He attended Weston High School and further to the University of Connecticut for his degree in Fine Arts.
Kyle Dunnigan Career Details
Dunnigan started his career as an actor in 1998 when he was 27 years old. Before that, while at the University of Connecticut, he was a member of the Groundlings Sunday Company. He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre at the University. In 20002, he got cast on the Fox sketch comedy show Cedric the Entertainer Presents. From 2004 to 2006, he had a recurring role, Craig Pullin, as Trudy Weigel’s serial killer boyfriend on the Comedy Central’s Reno 911.
In 2007, he appeared in the movie Reno 911: Miami. In 2009, he was a cast member on Howie Mandel’s practical reality show, Howie Do It. He released an album dubbed Wait There’s More in 2009.
Dunnigan appears on Comedy Central, a stand-up comedy show. He has made appearances on some, such as Comedy Central Presents Kyle Dunnigan and Premium Blend. Dunnigan made appearances on Jimmie Kimmel Live, Late Night with Conan O’Brien and The Late Show with Craig Ferguson. He got to co-write shows with Jordan Allen-Dutton and starred on a pilot show, Brothers Strong. In 2013, Dunnigan released an album for the holidays, called Craig’s Allstar, Rockin’ Christmas, You Guy. He portrays his alter-ego character and his brother Kurt Pullin. In his stand-ups and skits, he performs impressions, which have included Donald Trump’s, Bill Maher, Donald Sterling, Caitlyn Jenner, Hashtag Guy, Perez Hilton and Tim Gunn. His album has songs that feature comedian Amy Schumer, actor Kevin Bernston and songwriter and singer Jesse Thomas.
Between 2013 to 2016, Dunnigan wrote and performed in a sketch comedy show, Inside Amy Schumer, on all its four seasons. He played recurring roles within the skits. In 2015 Dunnigan won the Primetime Emmy Award, Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics for the song, Girl You Don’t Need Makeup. He co-wrote the song. The song was a tracklist on the show Inside Amy Schumer. In the same year, he won an award WGA Award (TV) for the comedy sketch show, Inside Amy Schumer. Along with Tig Notaro and David Huntsberger, Dunnigan co-hosted a show podcast, Professor Blastoff on Earwolf network, which ended in 2015 July. It ended when one of the co-hosts, Notaro, left the show after her four-month notice lapsed.
Dunnigan is also a host on The Howard Stern Show as a regular act. In the Howard show, he got to perform celebrity impressions. Dunnigan also made multiple appearances on the Adam Carolla Show, a podcast, where Dunnigan did impersonations of Sylvester Stallone and Joe Biden. He runs film clip impression sketches on his YouTube and Instagram accounts that involve “face-swapping” technology. In these videos, he got seen wearing the faces of Andrew Cuomo, Joe Biden, Ray Liotta, Jack Nickolas, Adam Sandler, Bill Maher, Sylvester Stallone, among other celebrities. He made an appearance on The Joe Rogan Experience.
Kyle Dunnigan Family Details
Little is public about his family. His mother has only been identified by her first name, Judith, due to his closeness to her. His father, on the other hand, remains in the dark.
Kyle Dunnigan Dating History And Marriage Details
Dunnigan has previously dated the beautiful comedian Sarah Silverman since 2011. They were open about their relationship and often were seen together taking walks, lunch and dinners in Beverly Hills. After however dating for about two years, the couple decided to end their relationship in December 2013. While Dunnigan remained single, his ex-girlfriend Sarah dated actor Michael Sheen.
Is Kyle Dunnigan Gay?
Since calling it quits with Sarah, Dunnigan has been rumoured to be gay. There has been a gap since his lover and questions about his sexuality.
He is yet to talk about his sexuality or the rumours due to his song, Irish and Gay. It borders the question on his sexual bearings. Others have claimed that the song has been misinterpreted and does not allude to his sexuality.
Kyle Dunnigan Net Worth
Kyle has a net worth of approximately $ 1 million to $ 5 million.