Todd Barry

Todd Barry


3/26/1964, The Bronx, New York

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Born in The Bronx in 1964, Todd Barry is a Jewish stand-up comedian, actor and voice actor. After receiving a Bachelor's degree in English from the University of Florida, he decided to try his hand at comedy. In 1998 he won a U.S. Comedy Arts FestivalcJury Award for…more


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    • Todd Barry performed in the Montreal Just for Laughs comedy festival in 1994, 2003 and 2006.

    • In 2003, Todd Barry recieved a Nightlife Awards for Outstanding Male Standup Comedian. The Nightlife Awards recognize outstanding New York performers, and winners perform on stage rather than give acceptance speeches.

    • Todd Barry has had three essays published in The New York Times: "Mile High Anxiety" (November 20, 2005), "The Sub" (March 5, 2006) and "Free Refills" (June 25, 2006). They can be read on his website

    • At his website, Todd Barry has a "Receipt Museum," including receipts from his 2005 trip to the California Pizza Kitchen and ride on the New Jersey subway as well as a Dutch McDonald's receipt from 2004.

    • Todd Barry has three comedy CDs out - "From Heaven," released in March 2008, 2004's "Falling off the Bone" and "Medium Energy" (2001).

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