“When I got to 'Saturday Night Live,' it was a lot like going from pre-school to Harvard, and it took a long time to figure stuff out.”
“A person being patient with an insane person is my favorite thing in the world.”
“Comedy is incredibly hard. You have to be loose. You have to be not afraid to fail.”
Bill Hader (born William Hader in Tulsa, Oklahoma on June 7, 1978) is an is an American actor, voice actor, comedian, producer and writer. He is known for his work as a cast member on Saturday Night Live, his lead role in The Skeleton Twins (2014), his lead voice role in Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.
Bill Hader grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma before attending the Art Institute in Phoenix. His filmmaking aspirations led him to drop out of college and move to Los Angeles in 1999. Hader joined the Second City comedy troupe. His performances with the troupe caught the eye of Megan Mullally, of Will And Grace, who brought him to the attention of NSL producer Lorne Michaels. Hader joined the cast of Saturday Night Live in 2005. During his eight year run on the show, Hader would be receive multiple Primetime Emmy nominations and winning the 2014 American Comedy Award for Best Comedy Supporting Actor-TV.
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Bill Hader is best known for his tenure on Saturday Night Live and the characters Stefon and Vinny Vedecci.
Bill Hader has two younger sisters. He married writer-director Maggie Carrie in 2006. They have three daughters: Hannah Kathryn, Harper and Hayley.