Demetri Martin dropped out of NYU School of Law to pursue comedy. Since then, he has performed world-wide. Martin achieved a special standing and intense popularity in the comedy community through his unique dry wit and playful comedy. Martin often mixes formats on stage, combining stand-up, demonstrations, music and sketch into his performances.
Martin was originally a staff writer for Late Night with Conan O'Brien and has appeared on a lot of late-night television shows, both onstage and in the audience. He made a stand-up CD/DVD, These Are Jokes, which was released via Comedy Central Records and his "Trendspotting with Demetri Martin" was a featured segment on the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning The Daily Show with Jon Stewart."
Martin was featured in his own one-hour stand-up special for Comedy Central, Demetri Martin. Person. His Comedy Central show, Important Things with Demetri Martin -- featured a fusion of original sketch and stand-up comedy.
Recently, Martin starred in the Ang Lee film, Taking Woodstock. He is writing several upcoming feature films, as well as starring in numerous feature films in the near future.
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