Erik Griffin is an American stand-up comedian, writer, and actor best known for portraying Montez Walker on Comedy Central’s Workaholics. His other television and film credits include Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates, I’m Dying Up Here, and Blunt Talk.
Biography of Erik Griffin
Erik Griffin is a stand-up comedian, author, and actor who played Montez Walker in the Comedy Central shows Workaholics, Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates, I’m Dying Up Here, and Blunt Talk. Griffin was reared by his mother, a Belizean immigrant, in Los Angeles. His father was never introduced to him. Griffin is 44 years old as of 2020, having been born on March 12, 1976, in Los Angeles, California, United States of America. He celebrates his birthday every year on March 12th.
Career Journey of Erik Griffin
Griffin’s mother enrolled him in a stand-up comedy class at UCLA Extension after he expressed interest in becoming a comedian. The program was led by Sandi C. Shore, daughter of The Comedy Store founders Sammy Shore and Mitzi Shore, and ended with students performing in a showcase at The Comedy Store. After finishing the program in his 20s, he played several open mics before leaving, citing a lack of mentoring, arrogance, and an overall negative experience as grounds for his resignation.
Griffin restarted his stand-up career in 2003. He previously worked as a basketball coach and office manager at a school.
Griffin recorded a half-hour special for Comedy Central on February 28, 2013. Later that year, Technical Foul: Volume One, his debut stand-up CD, was released on March 12, 2013. On July 7, 2017, Erik Griffin: The Ugly Truth premiered on Showtime. Amerikan Warrior, his next special, aired on Showtime in June 2018. Griffin began his podcast Riffin w/ Griffin on October 27, 2018.
Erik Griffin Workaholics
Griffin portrayed Montez Walker from 2011 until 2017. From April 6, 2011 until March 15, 2017, the American comedy The Workaholic aired on Comedy Central for seven seasons. There are 86 episodes in all. The series was co-created and mostly written by Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine, and Anders Holm, as well as co-creator, principal director, and sometimes co-star Kyle Newacheck. The film also features Jillian Bell, Maribeth Monroe, and Erik. Anderson, DeVine, and Holm play three college dropouts who work as housemates, friends, and coworkers at a telemarketing firm in Rancho Cucamonga, California.
Net worth of Erik Griffin
Griffin’s net worth is expected to reach $5 million by 2020. This covers all of his assets, money, and profits. His primary source of income is as a stand-up comedian and author. He has earned a sizable fortune through a variety of sources of income, yet he prefers to live a simple life.
Erik Griffin girlfriend
Erik hasn’t made his relationship public, so we don’t know if he’s married or in a relationship. As quickly as possible, his companion will be informed.
|Full Name||Erik Griffin|
|Known for||Payaso Comedy Slam|
|Age||42 years old (in 2021)|
|Date of birth||March 12, 1979|
|Birthplace||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Net worth||USD $1 Million|
|Height||6 feet 4 inches|
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