Bill Burr Joins Pete Davidson In New Judd Apatow Comedy
According to Variety, comedian Bill Burr is set to join Pete Davidson in the forthcoming untitled comedy from Judd Apatow. The film is semi-autobiographical, based on Davidson's life. the script comes from Apatow, Davidson, and Dave Sirus. Read more about the news from Variety here!
Stand-up comedian Pete Davidson is on his fifth season of Saturday Night Live. Davidson, 25, is the youngest member of the current cast, as well as the first SNL cast member to be born in the 1990s. Davidson shot his first one-hour stand up special for Comedy Central in 2016 and was named one of Forbes' 2016 "30 Under 30." He made headlines as one of the featured comedians on the 2015 Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber. Most recently, he can be seen in the Netflix comedy Set It Up, the independent film Big Time Adolescence and Paramount Players' What Men Want. Davidson can currently be seen in Netflix's Mötley Crüe biopic, The Dirt. Davidson is from Staten Island, N.Y., and his birthday is Nov. 16.
Bill Burr is one of the top comedic voices of his generation achieving success in TV and film as well as the live stage. Bill sells out venues internationally and his Monday Morning Podcast is one of the most downloaded comedy podcasts on iTunes. The third season of his hit animated Netflix series, F Is For Family, will premiere on November 30, 2018 featuring Bill, Laura Dern and Justin Long as the Murphy family. On January 31, 2017, Bill premiered his fifth hour-long comedy special, Walk Your Way Out, on Netflix.Bill can currently be seen in the Hugh Jackman film, The Front Runner. He was seen in the Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell film, Daddy's Home; he co-stars opposite Kevin Costner in the indie film, Black or White; was seen in the Paul Feig film, The Heat, alongside Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy and in the Al Pacino and Christopher Walken film Stand Up Guys. Bill received raves for his recurring role as "Kuby" on the hit AMC-TV show, Breaking Bad.