Born in 1970 in Illinois, Nick Offerman’s rise to the top has been a slow one. He initially started out in repertoire theatre, working as both an actor and fight choreographer. It was a move to Chicago in the 1990s that saw Nick Offerman's career path change for the better. During his time on the improvisational comedy scene, he would cross paths with Amy Poehler, who he would later work with on the hit comedy show Parks and Recreation.
After meeting his wife, Megan Mullally, Offerman would later appear on her smash hit show Will and Grace, before taking roles on more popular comedies and dramas, including The West Wing, Monk, Deadwood and Gilmore Girls. He’s also established himself as a popular live performer, with his stage variety shows drawing crowds of thousands. See what all the fuss is about and see this talented performer in person when you buy Nick Offerman tickets online at StubHub.
Nick Offerman's acting career
After a few appearances on the likes of Will & Grace and Gilmore Girls, Offerman became a firm fixture on American television. His biggest break would come in 2009 when producers of Parks and Recreation offered him a recurring role as Ron Swanson. The role would prove to be his breakout performance and his appearances regularly saw him outshine established performers like Amy Poehler and Chris Pratt. Nick Offerman would go on to appear in a total of 124 episodes in the role of Swanson, earning the TCA Award for Individual Achievement in Comedy in 2011, along with a nomination for the same prize in 2010.
More television success would follow, with appearances in popular shows including Bob’s Burgers, The Cleveland Show, Drunk History and Comedy Bang! Bang!. A turn in the TV adaptation of Fargo also saw him nominated for a Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Movie or Miniseries.
Live performances with his other half
No stranger to live comedy and performances, Nick Offerman has built up an impressive list of appearances solo and alongside his wife Megan Mullally. The pair has performed several gigs as themselves, opening up their personal life and experiences to audiences with a distinctly unique take on the classic variety show. The couple tackles all manner of subjects, from their sexual antics to the ins and outs of their relationship, with a host of hearty songs, monologues and sketches. Experience the eclectic comedy styling of this popular performer yourself when you grab Nick Offerman tickets online at StubHub.