Zach Galifianakis is an American actor, writer, and comedian. In the mid-1990s, he debuted as Bobby in 5 episodes of the sitcom Boston Common. He next appeared in the sketch comedy series Apartment 2F. In 2000, he gained recognition for starring in his own show, Late World with Zach. He later starred as Davis in the Fox series Tru Calling. In 2006, he starred as Alan Finger in the Comedy Central show Dog Bites Man, which he also wrote and produced. As of 2008, he appears as the host in Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis. In the movies, he is best known for his role as Alan Garner in The Hangover films. Other film roles include Keeping Up with the Joneses, Due Date, Up in the Air, The Lego Batman Movie, and A Wrinkle in Time. Between 2016 and 2019, he also starred as Chip Baskets / Dale Baskets in the FX series Baskets.