Michael Che is known as an American stand-up comedian, actor, and writer. He is most famous for his work on Saturday Night Live.
Michael Che Campbell was born on May 19, 1983 in Manhattan, New York. Michael Che is the most youthful of seven children of Rose and Nathaniel Campbell. Che's father, a history buff, named Michael after Che Guevara. Michael Che is an alum of the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music and Art and Performing Arts.
Michael Che has been named one of Rolling Stone's "50 Funniest People," Buzzfeed's "50 Hottest Men in Comedy," and Variety's "Best 10 Comics To Watch". Che's comedy uses cleverness to distinguish humankind in the most questionable activities. He applies street culture to world issues with a conveyance that The New York Times portrays as an intelligent, laid-back stage persona with jokes that draw as much from his city childhood.
Che is the co-anchor of Saturday Night Live's notorious "End of the week Update" portion where he is likewise a co-head writer for the show. Preceding joining SNL, he was part of "The Best F*&#ing News Team Ever!" as a journalist on Comedy Central's Emmy and Peabody Award-winning program The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Che has performed stand-up on NBC's Late Night with Seth Meyers and on CBS's Late Show with David Letterman. In 2016, he released his first hour-long stand-up unique entitled Michael Che Matters on Netflix. His first special broadcast in 2014 on Comedy Central's The Half-Hour stand-up series.
Che has made various other TV and film appearances. He co-hosted the 70th Annual Primetime EMMY Awards on NBC. Che's different appearances include Chris Rock's Top Five, Comedy Central's hit series @midnight, and as a cast member on Vh1's Best Week Ever.
Che has performed on the Oddball Comedy and Curiosity comedy tours, at The Melbourne International Comedy Festival, The Montreal Comedy Festival, Comedy Central's South Beach Comedy Festival, The Moontower Comedy Festival, and Bonnaroo, where The Nashville Scene proclaimed that Michael Che will be a star. He was delegated the victor of the New York's Funniest Stand-Up contest at the 2012 New York Comedy Festival, and both Time-Out NY and Comedy Central have listed him as one of their "Comics To Watch."
In September 2019, at the 2019 Emmy Awards show, Che was involved in the Writing for a Variety Series category because of his performance Saturday Night Live.
Michael Che has been private about his personal romantic life. He has not revealed any information about his love interests.
Last Modified: Jan 29, 2021