Zachary Knight Galifianakis is a writer, comedian, and actor who embraced fame when he started Comedy Central Presents special and Late World with Zach subsequently. He has gone to star in movies such as The Lego Batman Movie, Masterminds, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), Due Date, The Campaign and The Hangover trilogy.
Galifianakis takes the stage on Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis as the host. He features in the FX series Baskets. Over the years, he has won many awards for his works on TV and movies.
In 1991, he met Mary J. Blige while teaching a waltz class. The funny or Die actor speaks without thinking. He releases everything that comes to his mind without fear or what the consequences will be. The first thing you will recognize when you see Galifianakis is his signature beard.
Interestingly, the famous beard has earned a name of its own; Shelley. The beard is important for the actor’s onscreen persona. When he wants to interview his fellow celebrities, he makes it fun and hilarious. There was a time he tried to make Fox fire him from a show because he hated the part he was given. Of course, the actor is a lover of mankind and he gives to charity as much as possible.