Craig Robinson Biography
Craig Robinson (Craig Phillip Robinson) is an actor, comedian, musician and singer from the United States of America and he is best known for his roles as Darryl Philbin on The Office (2005–2013) and Doug Judy (the “Pontiac Bandit”) on Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013–present).
Craig Robinson Career
He is a professional actor, comedian, musician, and singer who is best known for his roles as Darryl Philbin on The Office (2005–2013) and Doug Judy (the “Pontiac Bandit”) on Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013–present). Robinson has appeared in numerous other television shows and films, including Pineapple Express (2008), Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008), Hot Tub Time Machine (2010), This Is the End (2013), Sausage Party (2016) and Dolemite Is My Name (2019).
He thereafter began his stand-up and taking classes in improv and acting at The Second City in Chicago while still in college. After he opened a-mic sessions in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, and elsewhere and winning regional comedy competitions, he began to get spots on late-night TV shows like Jimmy Kimmel Live. 2004 saw him cast in bit parts, including episodes of Friends, The Bernie Mac Show, LAX, and Arrested Development.
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Those led to small movie roles in Knocked Up, Pineapple Express, and Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story. In 2005, he portrayed Darryl Philbin on the American version of The Office, appearing first in the fourth episode of the first season entitled, “The Alliance”. Robinson was promoted to a starring role in the fourth season and continued until the show ended in 2013.
In 2010, he hosted season seven of Last Comic Standing with judges Greg Giraldo, Natasha Leggero, and Andy Kindler. He has appeared on other television shows, including Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Lucky, Halfway Home, and Reno 911!. He appeared in the music video for the Red Hot Chili Peppers song “Hump de Bump”.
He voiced Cookie in Shrek Forever After (2010) and played Reg Mackworthy on the HBO hit series Eastbound & Down (2009–2012). He is a frequent collaborator with Seth Rogen, starring alongside Rogen in the films Knocked Up (2007), Pineapple Express (2008), Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008), This Is the End (2013) and Sausage Party (2016). He has also performed at the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in 2008.
On top of Shrek Forever After and Sausage Party, Robinson has also provided his voice for the films Escape from Planet Earth (2013), Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013), and Henchmen (2018). He also appeared in what was then the highest-grossing Korean film, D-War (Korean: 디워, released in North America as Dragon Wars: D-War) in 2007.
Making a departure from his comedy background, Robinson portrayed saxophonist Maceo Parker in the James Brown biopic Get On Up (2014). In December 2015, he appeared in several Wal-Mart commercials promoting their credit card while singing and playing the piano at the store.
He received rave reviews for the A24 drama Morris from America (2016), earning a nomination for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male. He also played the role of Ray Hayworth in the second season of the drama series Mr. Robot.
Craig Robinson Age
He was born on October 25, 1971, in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. He is 48 years old as of 2019.
Craig Robinson Family
He was born in Chicago, Illinois to a music teacher mother and an attorney father. He was raised on the South Side of Chicago, and was brought up Methodist.
Craig Robinson Children
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Craig Robinson Wife
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Craig Robinson Net worth
He is an American actor, comedian, musician, and singer who has an estimated net worth of $6 million dollars.
Craig Robinson Height
He stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inches (1.87 meters)
Craig Robinson Music
For a couple of years, he and comedian Jerry Minor had a comedy act where they performed as musical duo L. Witherspoon & Chucky, with Minor as smooth singing L. Witherspoon and Robinson as Chucky, the keyboard player and back-up singer. They performed the act on HBO’s Sketch Pad, several stand-up shows on Comedy Central, Real Time with Bill Maher, and Jimmy Kimmel Live!
He occasionally performs with his band, The Nasty Delicious, alongside his brother Chris Rob. They were featured as his band in an episode of The Office, and on the season finale of the seventh season of Last Comic Standing. He also performed in character in multiple episodes of The Office, and was featured on the Hot Tub Time Machine soundtrack, singing “Jessie’s Girl” and “Let’s Get It Started.”
He was also in the film Miss March, playing the role of the hit rapper Phil, also known as Horsedick.MPEG. Robinson produced two songs from that same film. He has also performed with his band in the 2018 stand-up comedy special Seth Rogen’s Hilarity for Charity.
Craig Robinson Songs
- Take Yo Panties Off This Is the End · 2013
- Let’s Get It Started Hot Tub Time Machine · 2010
- Jessie’s Girl Hot Tub Time Machine · 2010
- Dolemite Is My Name (Music from the Netflix Film) · 2019
- Like I Should Dolemite Is My Name (Music from the Netflix Film) · 2019
- Sex On A Lady Super Songs Of Big Mouth Vol. 1 (Music from the Netflix Original Series) · 2019
- Speak It – Reprise Peeples (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) · 2013
- Speak It Peeples (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) · 2013
- Jump Little Children Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story · 2007
- Careless Whisper
- Love of the Son Elevation of Love · 2015
- Mr Taboo The Roots · 2017
- I’ve Been Redeemed (Take It to Church) [feat.
- Forever Up Forever Up · 2016
- Thunderclap · 2017
- Appointed Angels Elevation of Love · 2015
- Don’t Stop Kick Back · 2015
- Kick Back Kick Back · 2015
- We Came To Party We Came To Party · 2016
- Txt My Love Elevation of Love · 2015
- Life and Love Elevation of Love · 2015
- Unspoken Words Unspoken Words · 2015
- F For Love Under Control Vol 2 · 2016
- Herrick Herrick · 2015
- The Groove WMC 2017 · 2017
- Grey Emotions Grey Emotions · 2016
- Lifted · 2016
- Don’t Let The Sun Go Down
- Freedom 90
- Don’t Stop Rhythm Control – Selected Worx · 2020
- I Love My Body
Craig Robinson TV Shows
- Ghosted (TV series)
- Mr. Robinson
- Brooklyn Nine-Nine
- The Cleveland Show
- Eastbound and Down
- The Office
- Last Comic Standing
- Lucky (TV series)
- Caraoke Showdown
- Peeples: Extras
Craig Robinson Movies
- Hot Tub Time Machine
- This Is the End
- Hot Tub Time Machine 2
- Pineapple Express
- Shrek Forever After
- Dolemite Is My Name
- We the Peeples
- Zack and Miri
- Sausage Party
- Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
- Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made
- Knocked Up
- An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn
- Miss March
- Morris from America
- Table 19
- The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard
- Escape from Planet Earth
- Tragedy Girls
- Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
- Jay and Silent Bob Reboot
- Walk Hard
- Mona Lisa and the Blood Moon
- Austin Found
- Father of Invention
- Daddy’s Little Girls
- Def Comedy Jam 25
- The Ark and the Aardvark
- Seth Rogen’s Hilarity for Charity
- Post Grad
- Memphis Calling 2009
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