Born on January 26 in New York, Bryan Callen attended American University before pursuing his comedy career. After trying his hand at stand-up, Callen made his TV debut as a series regular on "MADtv" (1995), which also served as his breakthrough. Callen's hobbies include karate, boxing, wrestling and fencing. He currently resides in Venice, California.
Callen has appeared on several television series including "Sex and the City," "7th Heaven," "Stacked," "King of Queens," "Las Vegas," "Significant Others," "West Wing," "CSI," "Law and Order: SVU," "NYPD Blue," "Suddenly Susan," "Frasier," and "News Radio," among others. In addition, Callen has appeared in such feature films as BAD SANTA and OLD SCHOOL and has performed stand up comedy on several TV shows including Late Night with David Letterman.
After spending his first 14 years of his life overseas in countries like India, Pakistan, Greece and Lebanon, Callen finally moved to the USA. He went to high school in Massachusetts and earned his BA in History at the American University in Washington, D.C. He hopes to make a lot of money someday so he can have a helicopter, servants, and a large entourage which is to include a Giant, acrobats and a pet monkey.