Samberg has starred in several films, including Hot Rod (2007), I Love You, Man (2009), That's My Boy (2012), Celeste and Jesse Forever (2012), Hotel Transylvania (2012), Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015) and Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016).He currently stars in the police sitcom Brooklyn Nine-Nine, for which he won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy in 2014.
"He had the biggest crush on her." Five years after being introduced by mutual friends, he's still smitten.
"They have great chemistry," says the pal about the pair, who prefer quiet date nights at home to late nights out at clubs.
Samberg has described himself as "not particularly religious".
Samberg discovered Saturday Night Live as a child, while sneaking past his parents to watch professional wrestling on television.
"Something about it just feels like it's the moment," he explained.
Dirk Ellington (Bill Hader) hosts this dating show where a woman (Vanessa Bayer) choses between a regular guy (Bobby Moynihan), the wild and crazy guys (Steve Martin, Dan Aykroyd) and the D*** In A Box Singers (Justin Timberlake, Andy Samberg).
He was obsessed with the show and his devotion to comedy was frustrating to teachers who felt he was distracted from his schoolwork.
His family is Jewish; his maternal grandfather, industrial psychologist and philanthropist Alfred J.
Marrow, served as the executive chair of the American Jewish Congress.