|Born||Andrew Vincent Dismukes|
June 21, 1995
Port Neches, Texas
|🎓 Alma mater||University of Texas at Austin|
|📆 Years active||2013–present|
Andrew Vincent Dismukes (born June 21, 1995) is an American comedian. He has been a writer on Saturday Night Live since 2017 and a featured player since 2020, beginning with its forty-sixth season.
Andrew Vincent Dismukes was born June 21, 1995, one of three children of Gregory and Lori Ann Dismukes. He hails from Port Neches, Texas, a small Gulf Coast city located near the Texas-Louisiana border.
Dismukes graduated from Port Neches-Groves High School in 2013. He attended the University of Texas at Austin, graduating in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Radio, Television and Film. He is of Cajun descent.
Dismukes began performing stand-up in 2013, while a freshman in college, and was active in the Austin comedy scene. He was the runner-up "Funniest Person in Austin" in 2016, a contest run by the Cap City Comedy Club.
Following his graduation in 2017, he performed as part of the New Faces showcase at the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival and was subsequently offered an audition for Saturday Night Live. Dismukes was offered a writer's position and officially joined the writing staff at the beginning of season 43. As part of the writing staff, he received an Emmy nomination for the Outstanding Writing For A Variety Series in 2018 and 2019. After serving as a writer for three seasons with Saturday Night Live, Dismukes joined the cast as a featured player for its forty-sixth season.
|2016||Inside Joke at Moontower||Himself||TV documentary|
|2018||Call Me Brother||Tony/Brother||Short film|
|2020–present||Saturday Night Live||Various characters||Featured player; served as a writer 2017 - 2020|
Awards and nominations
|2018||Primetime Emmy Awards||Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series||Saturday Night Live||Nominated|||
|2019||Writers Guild of America Awards||Comedy/Variety Sketch Series||Nominated|||
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