Greg Fitzsimmons
Get Greg Fitzsimmons essential facts below. View Videos or join the Greg Fitzsimmons discussion. Add Greg Fitzsimmons to your topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
Greg Fitzsimmons
Greg Fitzsimmons
Fitzsimmons performing stand-up comedy
Birth name Gregory Sebastian Fitzsimmons
Born (1966-04-05) April 5, 1966 (age 52)
New York, New York, U.S.
Medium Stand-up, television
Nationality American
Years active 1988-present
Genres Stand-up comedy
Subject(s) observational comedy
Website Official website

Gregory Sebastian "Greg" Fitzsimmons (born April 5, 1966) is an American stand-up comedian, writer, producer and radio host. He is currently the host of The Greg Fitzsimmons Show on Howard 101.

Life and career

Greg was born in New York City, New York, to New York City radio personality Bob Fitzsimmons, and Patricia (née McCarthy) Fitzsimmons.[2] He grew up in Tarrytown, New York.

He began his stand up comedy career while attending Boston University. Fitzsimmons has since appeared on such programs as The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Chelsea Lately and his one-hour Comedy Central special "Life on Stage". In 2001 he won "The Jury Award for Best Comedian" at The HBO US Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Colorado.


He received his undergrad degree from Boston University.

Broadcasting and Television

He has a highly rated comedy podcast called "Fitzdog Radio". Greg is a frequent guest on The Howard Stern Show on Sirius Satellite Radio, and hosts his own show on Howard 101, The Greg Fitzsimmons Show. He is also a frequent guest on The Adam Carolla Podcast and the Joe Rogan Experience.

As an actor, he has appeared on Louie, C.S.I., Comedy Bang Bang, Aqua Teen Hunger Force, and the film Division III: Football's Finest, and "Santa Clarita Diet" In 1996, Greg hosted the MTV game show Idiot Savants, which won a Cable Ace Award. He was a regular commentator on Vh1's Best Week Ever, I Love The series and Tough Crowd w/ Colin Quinn. In 2014 he starred in TruTV's How to Be a Grownup and became a recurring panelist on @midnight on Comedy Central.

He voiced Randy in the Aqua Teen Hunger Force episode "Rabbit, Not Rabbot" as well as guest starred on Crashing.


From 2003 to 2005, he was a writer/ producer on The Ellen DeGeneres Show[3] for which he won four Daytime Emmys. He went on to write for Louis C.K.'s sitcom Lucky Louie.[4] He also wrote for the Emmy Awards, Politically Incorrect w/ Bill Maher, Cedric the Entertainer Presents, The Man Show, The Wanda Sykes Show, The Gong Show w/ Dave Attell and The Chelsea Handler Show.

He is currently writing on HBO's Crashing with Pete Holmes.



  1. ^ Pollak, Kevin. "Kevin Pollak's Chat Show" (Interview). Interviewed by Kevin Pollak. Retrieved . 
  2. ^ "Superstars visit sirius". 2006-08-15. Retrieved . 
  3. ^ Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) on IMDb
  4. ^ Full cast and crew for "Lucky Louie" Clown Time Is Over (2007),

External links

News articles and interviews

  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.



Top US Cities was developed using's knowledge management platform. It allows users to manage learning and research. Visit defaultLogic's other partner sites below: : Music Genres | Musicians | Musical Instruments | Music Industry
NCR Works : Retail Banking | Restaurant Industry | Retail Industry | Hospitality Industry