Mike O'Brien

Michael Patrick O’Brien, is an American actor, writer, and comedian, who most recently was a writer on Saturday Night Live. O’Brien attended the University of Michigan, where he majored in film-video and was the founder and editor of a monthly comedy newspaper named The Anti-Daily. Michael is also known for his Hulu show 7 Minutes in Heaven.

Guest Appearances

Married Thespians

Comedy Bang Bang #671August 30, 2020

Patton Oswalt, Mary Sohn, and Mike O’Brien of A.P. Bio join Scott to talk about the premise of the show, how many days each actor shoots on the show, and playing with the structure for the upcoming 3rd season premiering on Peacock.…


TruLife TV

Comedy Bang Bang #467January 23, 2017

Comedians and members of the entertainment elite Paul Scheer (How Did This Get Made?) and Michelle Biloon (The Biloon Podcast) join Scott to chat about novelty Monopoly board games, t-shirt canons, and the some of the shows on Paul’s new network TruLife…


Ghost Pets Are Liars

Comedy Bang Bang #431June 30, 2016

Brett Gelman was previously banned on the show but Scott has since lifted the ban on his old friend in order for him to tell us about his new Adult Swim special "Brett Gelman's Dinner in America." However, Brett seems as though…


Mike O'Brien, Our Close Friend

Hollywood Handbook #111November 24, 2015

Hayes and Sean bust into the Teaser Freezer for a hilarious look at the "By the Sea" trailer. Then MIKE O'BRIEN turns up to dish on SNL gossip and play some clips of the best sketches that didn't make his new comedy…


Titbit for Tatbit

Comedy Bang Bang #386November 16, 2015

It's Comedy Bang Bang's first ever Double Header! Some times, half + half just equals one, and this episode is one of those times. In the first half, Bob Odenkirk stops by to talk "Better Call Saul" and extra special guest Reverend…


We Go to Space to Come Right Back

Who Charted? #254October 14, 2015

Howard and Kulap welcome Mike O'Brien who explains life as a writer on SNL, as well as why random hook ups are the key to learning your way around a new city. Additionally, the gang discusses the latest wedding fashion trends, some…

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