Meet Mike

 

MIKE BIRBIGLIA (Actor/Writer) is best known for his 2009 hit show Sleepwalk With Me, which won the Nightlife Award and was nominated for Drama Desk, Lucille Lortel, and Outer Critics Circle awards. He recently appeared in two films, Going the Distance and Cedar Rapids. Birbiglia continues to contribute to This American Life on Public Radio International. He has made numerous appearances on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, The View, The Late Show with David Letterman, and This American Life on Showtime. His literary debut, Sleepwalk With Me And Other Painfully True Stories, was published by Simon & Schuster in October 2010 and became a New York Times bestseller. Amazon.com named the book one of their Top 10 Entertainment Books of the year, alongside titles by Jay-Z, Stephen Sondheim and David Rakoff. This summer Mike plans to film Sleepwalk with Me, a movie in which he will write and star, to be produced by Ira Glass. Follow Mike on Twitter @birbigs.