William Frederick Burr (born June 10, 1968) is an American stand-up comedian, actor and podcaster. He created and stars in the Netflix animated sitcom F Is for Family (2015–present), played Patrick Kuby in the AMC crime drama series Breaking Bad (2008–2013), and Migs Mayfeld in the Star Wars television series The Mandalorian (2019–present). He co-founded the All Things Comedy network. He has hosted the twice-weekly comedy podcast, titled The Monday Morning Podcast, since May 2007.
Burr married Nia Renee Hill in 2013. Their daughter, Lola, was born on January 20, 2017. Their son was born in June 2020. They reside in Los Angeles. Hill sometimes appears as a guest on Burr's podcast.Burr is a licensed helicopter pilot. In his spare time, Burr plays the drums. He enjoys heavy metal music and is a fan of AC/DC, Led Zeppelin, Pantera, Slayer, Iron Maiden, and Meshuggah. Burr cites the late Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham and Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo as his inspiration for drumming. Burr enjoys smoking cigars.Burr voted for Green Party candidate Ralph Nader in the 2000 United States presidential election. In an interview with Forbes, he stated that he believes that political correctness does not address the problems it is aimed at fixing – such as racism – since it only addresses vocabulary rather than changing the attitudes that people have; while at the same time he believes that political correctness has no answer or impact on other major socio-political issues such as "banks and pharmaceutical companies".
William Frederick Burr was born on June 10, 1968, in Canton, Massachusetts, the son of nurse Linda Ann (née Wigent) and dentist Robert Edmund Burr. He has four brothers and one sister and is of German-Irish heritage. He graduated from high school in 1987.In 1993, he obtained a bachelor's degree in radio from Emerson College in Boston, Massachusetts. He worked in warehouses before starting his comedy career, later stating that he enjoyed the freedom of the job: "If my boss gave me a rough time, I could just get on a forklift and just, like, drive away."
Movies & TV shows
Patrice O'Neal: Killing Is Easy
A documentary about your favourite comic's favorite comic. Patrice O’Neal: Killing is Easy is told through the eyes of the people who knew him best including Bill Burr, Kevin Hart and Colin Quinn who ...
When call operator Joe Bayler tries to save a caller, he discovers that nothing is as it seems, and that facing the truth is the only way out.
2 Movies · 3 TV shows
The Comedy Store
This documentary series brings to life the legends, heartbreak and history created at iconic L.A. club The Comedy Store, which over the past 47 years has launched the careers of a breathtaking array o...
The Opening Act
The film follows Will Chu whose true life passion is to become a stand-up comedian. He is given the opportunity to emcee a comedy show, opening for his hero, Billy G. Chu has to decide if he wants to ...
Disney Gallery / Star Wars: The Mandalorian
Jon Favreau, the executive producer of The Mandalorian, invited the cast and crew to see the making of the series. Through interviews, never-before-seen footage, and roundtable conversations hosted by...
Bill Burr Presents: The Ringers
Stand-up from a lineup of exciting up-and-coming comics is put together.
The King of Staten Island
Since his firefighter father died when Scott was seven, Scott has been a case of arrested development. He reached his mid-20s having achieved little, chasing a dream of becoming a tattoo artist that s...
4 Movies · 3 TV shows
Lights Out with David Spade
Specializing in celebrities, entertainment and all things political, comedy legend David Spade and a panel of his comedian friends are at the roundtable and in the field to help break down the biggest...
Lawlessness has spread throughout the universe after the fall of the Galactic Empire. A gunfighter is trying to make a living as a bounty hunter.
Whitney Cummings: Can I Touch It?
In her fourth stand-up special, Whitney Cummings returns to her hometown of Washington, D.C., and riffs on modern feminism, technology and more.
The Chef Show
Jon and Roy are in the kitchen with celebrity friends.
Bill Burr Presents Jessica Kirson: Talking to Myself
Jessica Kirson gets candid about one-night stands, having a mother who's a therapist and the enduring misery of singing "Happy Birthday."
Ian Edwards: Ideas Not Worth Spreading
Bill Burr presents Iantalk. Ian Edwards might not be a visionary billionaire or titan of industry, but he's taking the stage to share his strong opinions on sushi chefs, white people and drugs.
Bill Burr: Paper Tiger
Comedian Bill Burr talks male feminists, outrage culture, robot sex, and cultural appropriation in this standup comedy special shot in London.
Always Amazing is the story of The Amazing Johnathan’s storied career as a comedian/magician, the unlikely friendship that was cemented after meeting a 12-year-old boy while on tour in Australia and t...
The Front Runner
In 1987 Gary Hart becomes the front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination. Hart is popular with young voters because of his intelligence, charisma and idealism, and he has a clear path to ...
Redefine success through the eyes of comedy's everyman, Rick Crom.
Daddy's Home 2
During the holidays, Brad and Dusty have to deal with their fathers.
Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs
The Theater at Madison Square Garden is in New York. Stand-up performances, sketches and short films are included in the benefit.
A comedian's life and career. There is a person named Gilbert.
Bill Burr: Walk Your Way Out
Bill burr makes fun of fast food, dictators and gorilla sign language.
I Am Sam Kinison
A feature-length documentary film explores the life and legacy of shock comic Sam Kinison, a former Pentecostal preacher turned stand-up comic who used his pulpit-honed chops to the brazen rock 'n rol...
2 Movies · 2 TV shows
Jay Leno's Garage
The Tonight Show was hosted by Jay Leno. Jay and his guests drive cars, motorbikes, and anything that moves all while meeting new people and exploring the rich motoring history of America and beyond.
F is for Family
The Murphy family lived in the 70s when kids were wild and beer flowed freely.
When their freewheeling, freeloading real father arrives, forcing him to compete for the affection of the kids, the story of a mild-mannered radio executive who strives to become the best stepdad ever...
Tig Notaro, a Los Angeles based comedian who just days after being diagnosed with stage II breast cancer changed the course of her career with a poignant stand-up set, is the subject of an intimate do...
Bill Burr: I'm Sorry You Feel That Way
Bill is in a comedy special. To survive the zombie apocalypse, as well as how rom-coms ruin great sex, and how too many childhood hugs may be the ultimate downfall of man, Burr shares his essential ti...
Black or White
A widower is involved in a custody battle.
Walk of Shame
A reporter's dream of becoming a news anchor has been compromised after a one-night stand left her stranded in downtown L.A. Without a phone, car, ID or money, she only had 8 hours to make it to the m...
A group of college friends are having sex and partying at a cabin.
FBI Special Agent Sarah Ashburn is a methodical investigator with a reputation for excellence. Shannon Mullins, one of Boston P.D.'s "finest," is foul-mouthed and has a very short fuse, and uses her g...
2 Movies · 2 TV shows
Richard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre Podcast
Richard Herring chats with some of the biggest names in comedy on his weekly show. The conversations can be serious or funny. In front of an audience, it was recorded.
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee
Jerry takes his comedy friends out for coffee. Larry David said, "You've finally made a show about nothing."
Bill Burr: You People Are All The Same
Taking the stage in Washington, D.C., Bill Burr brings his stinging brand of humor to the spotlight, uncorking a profanity-laden, incisive routine that pokes fun at plastic surgery, reality TV, gold d...
Stand Up Guys
After serving 28 years in prison for accidentally killing the son of a crime boss, newly paroled mobster Val gets together with his former partners in crime, Doc and Hirsch, for a night on the town. A...
With the help of his friends, an average schmuck tries pull off the near-impossible task of cheating on his girlfriend without her finding out.
Give It Up for Greg Giraldo
A tribute special featuring some of the biggest names in comedy reminiscing about the late, great stand-up. It's a great way to celebrate and remember Greg, but if you want to do more than just celebr...
2 Movies · 2 TV shows
O'Brien hosted the show.
The Green Room with Paul Provenza
Comedian and director of the obscenely hilarious hit film The Aristocrats, Paul Provenza invites some of the biggest names in stand-up to sit down and try to beat each other to the punch line. From po...
The Fosters are worried about their relationship. Some characters want to be killed because they were mistaken for thieves.
Bill Burr: Let It Go
I would love to do a show there. Great performances are synonymous with the name. There are many famous musicians and comedians on the stage. I will always remember being a part of that history. As I ...
1 TV show
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien is an American late-night talk show that featured Conan O'Brien as host from June 1, 2009 to January 22, 2010 as part of NBC's long-running Tonight Show franchise. ...
1 Movie · 2 TV shows
Walter White, a New Mexico chemistry teacher, was given two years to live after he was diagnosed with Stage III cancer. As he enters the dangerous world of drugs and crime, he becomes filled with a se...
Bill Burr: Why Do I Do This?
Bill Burr is one of America's fastest-rising comedians and he wields his razor-sharp wit with rare skill. Bill takes aim at the things that make us crazy, political correctness gone awry, and girlfrie...
2 TV shows
Robins is a Swedish late-night talk show which premiered on SVT2 on August 23, 2006. The host is the young stand-up comedian Robin Paulsson from Malmö. The show's format is similar to that of other la...
Live at Gotham
Live at Gotham is a standup comedy television show airing on Comedy Central in the United States. The show features up and coming stand up comedians performing live at the Gotham Comedy Club in New Yo...
1 Movie · 1 TV show
Too Late with Adam Carolla
Too Late with Adam Carolla was a late night talk show hosted by Adam Carolla and produced by Jackhole Industries, a team made up of old collaborators: Carolla, Jimmy Kimmel, and Daniel Kellison. The s...
Bill Burr: One Night Stand
Well-traveled comedian and 'Late Night with Conan O'Brien' regular Bill Burr steps into the spotlight in this stand-up special.
1 Movie · 2 TV shows
Real Time with Bill Maher
A panel of guests, including politicians, actors, comedians, musicians and the like, discuss what's going on in the world each week on the show hosted by Bill Maher.
Bill Burr: Comedy Central Presents
Bill Burr is a comedian on Comedy Central.
Dave Chappelle's point of view is unleashed through a combination of sketches and stand-up.
1 TV show
Two Guys and a Girl
The lives of three teenagers, Berg, Pete and Sharon, are interwoven in this story. They share bonds with each other.
1 TV show
Life-long friends Carrie, Shannon andDenise grew up together. Three young people who work as waitresses but wish they had more to their lives, are in their mid-twenties. The girls will always have eac...
1 TV show
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
Late Night with Conan O'Brien is an American late-night talk show hosted by Conan O'Brien that aired 2,725 episodes on NBC between 1993 and 2009. The show featured varied comedic material, celebrity i...
2 TV shows
1 TV show
Saturday Night Live
A late-night live television sketch comedy and variety show created by Lorne Michaels. The show's comedy sketches, which parody contemporary culture and politics, are performed by a large and varying ...
Hate to See You Go
The story of Sonny Bell, an aging Chicago Blues musician, who refuses to retire and defiantly hits the road with his band for one last long-shot to keep doing the only thing that makes them all feel a...
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