He currently hosts the Emmy Award-winning talk show Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis on the Funny or Die website, and executive produces, writes and stars in the dark comedy series Baskets on FX.
His uncle, a politician, is also named Nick Galifianakis.
Galifianakis got her an apartment across the street from the laundromat.
and has been covering her rent and utilities ever since.
More than that, Galifianakis has made it a habit of taking Haist with him to red carpet events in Hollywood — and even sends her in his place when he can't attend."If he’s in town, he takes me.
In 2011, he reprised his role for The Hangover Part II, which was set in Thailand He received critical praise for his performance in the 2014 film Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), in which he starred with Michael Keaton, Emma Stone and Edward Norton.
In 2017, Galifianakis voiced The Joker in The Lego Batman Movie.
Galifianakis attended Wilkes Central High School, and subsequently attended but did not graduate from North Carolina State University, where he was a communication major.