Michael Schur

Michael Schur

Known For: Creator · Birthday: 1975-10-29 (45 years old) · Gender: Male · Place of Birth: West Hartford, Connecticut, USA

4 Movies · 13 TV shows

Biography

Michael Herbert Schur (born October 29, 1975) is an American television producer, writer, and character actor. He was a producer and writer for the comedy series The Office, and co-created Parks and Recreation with Office producer Greg Daniels. He created The Good Place, co-created the comedy series Brooklyn Nine-Nine and was a producer on the series Master of None. He also played Mose Schrute in The Office.Schur's comedies typically include large, diverse casts and have created break-out stars. His shows feature optimistic characters who often find lasting love and strong friendships, through plots that showcase "good-hearted humanistic warmth." Schur has been nominated for 14 Primetime Emmy Awards, winning two for his work on Saturday Night Live (1997–2004) and The Office.

Personal Life

Schur is married to J. J. Philbin, who was formerly a writer on The O.C. and is the daughter of the late television star Regis Philbin. Their son was born in February 2008 and daughter born in July 2010.

Early Life

Schur was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, to a family of Jewish background. His parents are Warren M. Schur and Anne Herbert, and he was raised in West Hartford, Connecticut. He first became interested in comedy when he was 11 years old, when he read Without Feathers, a 1975 collection of humorous essays by Woody Allen. Schur said he found the book on his father's bookshelf and stayed up reading it until 4 a.m.Schur attended William H. Hall High School in West Hartford, Connecticut. Schur graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. major in English from Harvard University in 1997, where he was a president of the Harvard Lampoon.

Movies & TV shows

2021.

1 Movie · 2 TV shows
Master of None Presents: Moments in Love

Master of None Presents: Moments in Love

2021
The highs and lows of intimate relationships are shown.
TV
Hacks

Hacks

8
2021
A famous Las Vegas comedian is helping a young man.
TV
Rutherford Falls

Rutherford Falls

2021
A small town in upstate New York is turned upside down when a local legend fights the moving of a historical statue.

2020.

1 Movie
A Parks and Recreation Special

A Parks and Recreation Special

7.5
2020
Pawnee's most dedicated civil servant, Leslie Knope, is determined to stay connected to her friends in a time of social distancing.

2019.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
Parks and Recreation: 10th Anniversary Reunion at PALEYFEST 2019

Parks and Recreation: 10th Anniversary Reunion at PALEYFEST 2019

2019
"Parks and Recreation" alumni gathered at PaleyFest LA 2019 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of of the NBC show with a reunion.
TV
Abby's

Abby's

5.84
2019
The best bar in San Diego is an unlicensed, makeshift bar nestled in Abby's backyard. There are rules at Abby's: no cell phones, not even to "look something up," earning a seat at the bar takes time,...

2018.

1 TV show
TV
Single Parents

Single Parents

5.68
2018
A group of single parents rely on each other to help raise their 7-year-old children and maintain some kind of personal lives outside of parenthood.

2016.

1 TV show
TV
The Good Place

The Good Place

6.49
2016
Eleanor Shellstrop, an ordinary woman who, through an extraordinary string of events, enters the afterlife where she comes to realize that she hasn't been a very good person. With the help of her wise...

2015.

2 TV shows
TV
Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter

Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter

2015
Some of this year's most talked about talent open up about the challenges and triumphs of creating critically acclaimed series and performances.
TV
Master of None

Master of None

5.75
2015
The New York actor takes on pillars of maturity such as the first big job, a serious relationship, and busting sex offenders on the subway.

2013.

1 TV show
TV
Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Brooklyn Nine-Nine

6.3
2013
A single-camera ensemble comedy follows the lives of an eclectic group of detectives in a New York precinct, including one slacker who is forced to shape up when he gets a new boss.

2011.

1 TV show
TV
Black Mirror

Black Mirror

6.37
2011
Before we had time to question it, technology had changed so much. Every home, desk, and palm has a black mirror.

2009.

1 TV show
TV
Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation

6.14
2009
A hilarious ensemble comedy that follows a mid-level bureaucrat in the Parks and Recreation Department of Pawnee, Indiana, and her efforts to make her quintessentially American town just a little bit ...

2006.

1 Movie
Totally Awesome

Totally Awesome

2006
Do you prefer to wax on or wax off? Preacher won't let you dance? Well then, put Baby in the corner and come on down, 'cause VH1 is bringing back more of the'80s you love in this feature-length film, ...

2005.

1 TV show
TV
The Office

The Office

6.41
2005
The lives of office employees in the fictional Dunder Mifflin Paper Company are depicted in this picture.

2003.

1 TV show
TV
The O.C.

The O.C.

7.25
2003
A wealthy family is willing to give a chance to a teen. Ryan's arrival has caused a change in the status quo of the affluent, privileged community of Newport Beach.

1975.

1 TV show
TV
Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live

6.36
1975
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 ...
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