Actor and comedian best known for his web series Jake and Amir, as well as for his role as Jean-Ralphio Saperstein in the television comedy Parks and Recreation. In 2019, he starred as the titular character in Sonic the Hedgehog, the live-action adaptation of the popular video game franchise.
He graduated in 2003 from Union College, where he majored in psychology and anthropology.
He won the Emmy Award in 2009 in the Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special category for co-writing the opening number for the 81st Academy Awards ceremony.
His family was involved in the career of social work and his mother was a music teacher. He began a relationship with Jane the Virgin star Gina Rodriguez in 2016, but the couple later ended their relationship.