Legendary standup comedian who is known for his lethargic voice and slow, deadpan delivery of one-liners. His first standup social in 16 years, Steven Wright: When The Leaves Blow Away, premiered on Comedy Central in 2006.
After graduating from Emerson he began performing at the Comedy Connection, a comedy club located in Boston.
In 1989 he and fellow producer Dean Parisot won an Academy Award for their 30-minute short film The Appointments of Dennis Jennings.
He was raised in Burlington, MA with three siblings and Catholic parents.
He supplied the voice of the radio DJ in writer-director Quentin Tarantino's film Reservoir Dogs.