Mike Birbiglia is an American comedian, writer, actor, and director. He has starred in three Comedy Central specials and has released three albums with Comedy Central Records: Two Drink Mike (2006), My Secret Public Journal Live (2007), and Sleepwalk With Me Live (2011). In 2008, Birbiglia opened Sleepwalk With Me, a one-man show that straddled standup comedy and theater. Birbiglia followed up his theatrical debut with Sleepwalk With Me & Other Painfully True Stories, a book which debuted as #29 on the hardcover nonfiction New York Times Bestseller List and number four on the hardcover nonfiction section of the Washington Post Political Bookworm Best Sellers.
Birbiglia's "Thank God For Jokes" Premieres on Netflix on February 28, 2017.