TJ Miller

TJ Miller

 Buffalo, New York, USA
BandComedy

T.J. MILLER CAN: -JUGGLE -FOLD TONGUE -DEFINE MOST WORDS -MAKE FUNNY FACES (OR SERIOUS BODY MOVEMENTS) -FILE 10-99s -TALK ABOUT WORLD POLITICS FOR UP TO THREE MINUTES -CHANGE A TIRE WITH HELP FROM 2 OR MORE PEOPLE -CRY HIMSELF OR OTHERS TO SLEEP

Biography

TJ is recognizable:
His film credits include CLOVERFIELD (JJ Abrams), THE GOODS (Jeremy Piven and Ving Rhames) , and EXTRACT (Directed by Mike Judge, starring alongside Jason Bateman and Ben Affleck). He will next be starring in GULLIVER'S TRAVELS (opposite Jack Black), as well as in SHE'S OUT OF MY LEAGUE (A Dreamworks Film), HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON (Alongside with Jonah Hill and Gerard Butler), and GET HIM TO THE GREEK( Alongside Jonah Hill and Russell Brand).

Originally from Denver, Colorado, where he did sketch, standup and improv comedy for four years before moving to Chicago, TJ Miller has appeared on PBS on the show The Standard Deviants, and in various DVDs and school educational programs. He has done voice over for Old Style, Second City Las Vegas and The Chicago Historical Society. He studied Classical Acting at B.A.D.A in Oxford, England and circus arts at Frichess Theatre Urbain. After moving to Chicago he performed at comedy venues all over Chicago and New York. He has improvised with the group Chuckle Sandwich (The Toronto International Improv Festival,DC Comedyfest), and Sturgis (IO), and performed sketch comedy with Heavy Weight (The Chicago Sketchfest, Second City Unhinged). He toured with Second City for almost two years, and was on the house team Bullet Lounge at IO. He is listed in Variety's Top 10 Comics to Watch of 2008.