Orville Willis Forte IV
Orville Willis Forte IV

Gender

Male

Known Credits

8

Orville Willis Forte IV

Date of Birth: Jun 17, 1970

Birthplace:  Alameda County, California, USA

 

 

Biography

Forte was age 32 before he came to the publics attention on Saturday Night Live (1975), but had been working in comedy since 1997. Forte is the son of artist Patricia (Stivers) and financial broker Orville Willis Forte III (divorced), and has one older sister, Michelle. A creative and artistic child, he was an athlete (football and swimming) in high school and voted Best Personality at Acalanes High School. After graduating from UCLA with a degree in History, Forte had a brief career at a brokerage house before deciding to try comedy. Although he rarely performed stand-up, he joined the world-famous Groundlings and was hired as a writer for the series The Jenny McCarthy Show (1997), The Army Show, and The David Letterman Show.

Known For

Filmography

The Ridiculous 6

The Ridiculous 6

as Will Patch

2015

The Last Man on Earth

The Last Man on Earth

as Phil Tandy Miller

2015

The LEGO Movie

The LEGO Movie

as Abraham Lincoln (voice) (as Orville Forte)

2014

Fanboys

Fanboys

as THX Security Guard #4

2009