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Brett Gelman

Born: 1976

Biography

Brett Clifford Gelman is an American actor and comedian. He was born on October 6, 1976, in Highland Park, Illinois. He is best known for his roles as Murray Bauman in the Netflix series Stranger Things and Martin on the BBC series Fleabag. Gelman began his career as a comedian in the early 2000s. He performed in numerous comedy clubs and improv theaters in New York City. In 2009, he was a writer and performer on the sketch comedy series Eagleheart. He also had a recurring role on the comedy series Another Period. In 2016, Gelman was cast as Murray Bauman in the third season of Stranger Things. His character is a conspiracy theorist who helps the main characters investigate the supernatural events in Hawkins, Indiana. Gelman has since appeared in all four seasons of the show. In 2016, Gelman also starred in the BBC series Fleabag. He played Martin, the boyfriend of the show's main character, Fleabag. Gelman's performance was critically acclaimed, and he was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. Gelman has also appeared in numerous films, including The Other Guys (2010), 30 Minutes or Less (2011), and A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (2011). He has also had recurring roles on the television shows Go On, Married, and Camping.
Known For Acting
Gender Male
Place of Birth Highland Park, Illinois, USA

Resources

Movies

Eat

August in Eat

Dinner with Family with Brett Gelman and Brett Gelman's Family

Himself in Dinner with Family with Brett Gelman and Brett Gelman's Family

Brett Gelman's Dinner in America

Himself in Brett Gelman's Dinner in America

Shaman

Shaman in Shaman

Lemon

Isaac in Lemon

Room for Rent

Carl Lemay in Room for Rent

One Thousand Cats

in One Thousand Cats

The Retrospective

Gary Pimbladt in The Retrospective

DRIB

Brady Thompson in DRIB

This Show Will Get You High

in This Show Will Get You High

End of the Line

Big Man in End of the Line

Tim and Gelman Have Lunch

Brett Gelman in Tim and Gelman Have Lunch

Stick It in Detroit

Hot Rod Johnson in Stick It in Detroit

Gregory Go Boom

Tom in Gregory Go Boom

Pauline Alone

Watch in Pauline Alone

Jezebel

Bobby (voice) in Jezebel

Eagleheart: Paradise Rising

Brett Mobley in Eagleheart: Paradise Rising

Awful Nice

Ivan in Awful Nice

Wild Nights with Emily

Col Thomas Wentworth Higginson in Wild Nights with Emily

Harpoon

Narrator in Harpoon

Boy Kills World

Glen Van Der Koy in Boy Kills World

Flock of Dudes

Howie in Flock of Dudes

The Night Is Young

Rick Ramsey in The Night Is Young

If Only

Bruce in If Only

Metal Lords

Dr. Sylvester in Metal Lords

Tom Clancy's Without Remorse

Victor Rykov in Tom Clancy's Without Remorse

Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile

Mr. Grumps in Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile

Surrounded

Mr. Fields in Surrounded

Fleabag

Martin in Fleabag

Wilson

Robert in Wilson

Beyond Stranger Things

Self in Beyond Stranger Things

Joshy

Greg in Joshy

May the Best Man Win

Bachelor Party Host in May the Best Man Win

Arlo the Alligator Boy

Marcellus (voice) in Arlo the Alligator Boy

Strays

Willy in Strays

Dinner With Friends with Brett Gelman and Friends

Himself in Dinner With Friends with Brett Gelman and Friends

Chuck Hank and the San Diego Twins

Clarinet Player in Chuck Hank and the San Diego Twins

Inside Job

Magic Myc in Inside Job

30 Minutes or Less

Pizza Boss in 30 Minutes or Less

Watching the Detectives

Glenn in Watching the Detectives

Blackballed: The Bobby Dukes Story

Mayhem Team Member in Blackballed: The Bobby Dukes Story

Like Father

Frank Lerue in Like Father

Rubberhead

Himself in Rubberhead

A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas

T.V. Director in A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas

Someone Marry Barry

Goker in Someone Marry Barry

Jobs

Jeff Raskin in Jobs

The Other Guys

Hal in The Other Guys

The Disaster Artist

Acting Teacher (uncredited) in The Disaster Artist

TV Shows

Mad Men

Daniel in Mad Men

Go On

Mr. K in Go On

Married

AJ in Married

Another Period

Hamish in Another Period

The League

Gavin in The League

Jeff and Some Aliens

Jeff in Jeff and Some Aliens

Making History

Paul Revere in Making History

Californication

Annoying Hipster in Californication

Camping

George in Camping

Beyond Stranger Things

Self in Beyond Stranger Things

Twin Peaks

Supervisor Burns in Twin Peaks

Stranger Things

Murray Bauman in Stranger Things

Love

Dr. Greg Colter in Love

Lights Out with David Spade

Self - Panelist in Lights Out with David Spade

Lights Out with David Spade

Self in Lights Out with David Spade

Mr. Mercedes

Roland Finkelstein in Mr. Mercedes

American Dad!

Candy Cane Eater (voice) in American Dad!

Drunk History

Art Thief in Drunk History

Drunk History

Joseph Pulitzer in Drunk History

Family Guy

Escape Room Guy (voice) in Family Guy

American Dad!

Truck Driver (voice) in American Dad!

The Office

The Magician in The Office

Garfunkel and Oates

Carlos in Garfunkel and Oates

Tim and Gelman Have Lunch (Again)

Brett Gelman in Tim and Gelman Have Lunch (Again)

I Heart Arlo

Marcellus (voice) in I Heart Arlo

A Little Late with Lilly Singh

Self in A Little Late with Lilly Singh

The Odd Couple

Stuart in The Odd Couple

Eagleheart

Brett Mobley in Eagleheart

Inside Job

Magic Myc (voice) in Inside Job

American Dad!

Hammer Throwing Man (voice) in American Dad!

American Dad!

Gay Man (voice) in American Dad!

American Dad!

Mervyn (voice) in American Dad!

American Dad!

CIA Agent (voice) in American Dad!

Curb Your Enthusiasm

Pig Parker in Curb Your Enthusiasm

The Mighty Ones

Egg (voice) in The Mighty Ones

Bad Teacher

in Bad Teacher

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

in The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

Man Seeking Woman

Demon in Man Seeking Woman

The Life & Times of Tim

Doug (voice) in The Life & Times of Tim

Clarence

Mr. Mozer (voice) in Clarence

The Jeselnik Offensive

Self in The Jeselnik Offensive

Happy Endings

Carl in Happy Endings

Comedy Bang! Bang!

Mr. Celebrity in Comedy Bang! Bang!

Comedy Bang! Bang!

Dog Lawyer in Comedy Bang! Bang!

Comedy Bang! Bang!

Self in Comedy Bang! Bang!

Lady in the Lake

in Lady in the Lake

Fleabag

Martin in Fleabag

TripTank

Jeff (voice) in TripTank

Entitled

Gabe in Entitled

@midnight with Chris Hardwick

Self in @midnight with Chris Hardwick

Eretz Nehederet

Wise man from the east in Eretz Nehederet

Aqua Teen Hunger Force

Rocket Horse (voice) in Aqua Teen Hunger Force