Minor, born in Memphis, TN, and raised in Flint, MI, comes from the famed Second City stage where he was the first performer ever to have appeared with every Second City stage, performing with the companies in Detroit, Chicago and Toronto, for a total of 10 stage reviews.
Minor wrote and performed in his own comedy pilot for HBO, and most recently, he was a lead in the ABC's series, 'Carpoolers', about a motley crew of neighborhood guys in a regular carpool, with Fred Goss and Jerry O'Connell.
A former cast member of 'Saturday Night Live', and HBO's 'Mr. Show with Bob and David', Minor was also in the cast of the groundbreaking but short-lived 4-camera sitcom for HBO, 'Lucky Louie', as Louis CK's African-American neighbor who suffered Louie's clumsy attempts at friendship.
Minor has also appeared on such television shows as "Arrested Development," 'The Awful Truth with Michael Moore', and at Comedy Central on 'The Daily Show with Jon Stewart', 'The Root of All Evil' with Lewis Black, 'Trigger Happy TV', and 'Crank Yankers'. He makes regular guest appearances on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'.
His feature credits include the upcoming 'I Love You, Man' with Paul Rudd, Jason Segel and John Favreau; "Semi Pro," with Will Ferrell; 'Beer League' with Artie Lange; and appearances in 'Anchorman', 'Let's Go to Prison' (directed by Bob Odenkirk), and 'Junebug'.
Minor lives in L.A. and is a popular performer in the alternative comedu scene, including Comedy Death Ray at UCB Theater, where he showcases his many inspired characters.
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