Hannibal Buress is a wildly popular Emmy and WGA Award nominated comedian, writer and actor who is a favorite of fans and critics on big and small screens alike. With appearances in a variety of hit TV shows and feature films under his belt, three hour standup specials, and The New York Times lauding him as one of the most "supremely gifted and respected" comics around, Hannibal is emerging as a comedy superstar.
On Friday, February 5th, 2016, Hannibal’s third hour special Comedy Camisado premiered on Netflix. He also plays the role of beloved dentist “Lincoln” on Comedy Central’s hit series Broad City, and he is the co-host of Adult Swim’s cult favorite The Eric Andre Show. Broad City is about to shoot its fourth season and The Eric Andre Show will premiere its fourth season in August, 2016.
In addition to his TV and standup comedy projects, Buress recently appeared on the big screen in the blockbuster comedy features Neighbors and Neighbors 2, starring Seth Rogen and Zac Efron. He was seen in the film Daddy’s Home alongside Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg, as well as the indie Band of Robbers. He will also appear in the upcoming film version of Baywatch and the much-anticipated film Spider-man: Homecoming. On the animation side, Hannibal lent his voice to the films The Secret Life of Pets and Angry Birds.
Hannibal’s highly-rated second hour standup special “Hannibal Buress Live from Chicago” premiered on Comedy Central on March 29th, 2014, with GQ declaring “He makes us ugly laugh. Hard.” His first hour special, “Animal Furnace,” premiered on the network in May 2012. In the first half of 2015, his first theatre standup comedy tour, The Comedy Camisado Tour, played to sold out audiences across the country.