“That's another piece of advice: Don't go to college; follow your dreams. Unless you're a doctor - then go to college.”
“Jealousy is the worst trait in any person.”
“People want to be friends with someone who likes to have a good time.”
Adam DeVine (born Adam Patrick DeVine on November 7, 1983 in Waterloo, Iowa) is an American comedian, actor, writer and voice actor. After graduating from high school in Omaha, Nebraska, Adam attended Orange Coast College with his Workaholics cast mate, Blake Anderson. While in California, Adam began acting at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco. He moved to Los Angeles to pursue comedy and acting. In 2006, Adam, Blake, Anders Holm and Kyle Newacheck formed the sketch comedy group, Mail Order Comedy. They found success online, with one of their music videos (for the song “Wizards Never Die”) going viral in 2008. The four of them would go on to star in the Comedy Central sitcom, Workhaholics, in 2011. Adam’s solo work includes small roles in the film Mama’s Boy, the television shows Community, Modern Family, and Arrested Development. As a voice actor, Adam has lent his talents to shows from American Dad! to Uncle Grandpa. He starred as Bumper Allen in Pitch Perfect, winning a Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Villain. He reprised the role of Bumper Allen in the 2015 sequel, Pitch Perfect 2.
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Adam DeVine is best known as a comedian on Workaholics and for his role as Bumper Allen in the Pitch Perfect movies.
When Adam was 11 years old, a concrete truck hit him, resulting in multiple fractures to his legs and two years of therapy in order for him to walk again. Adam is reportedly romantically involved with Pretty Little Liars’ star, Chloe Bridges.