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FactPerforms regularly at The Comedy Store and Improv in Los Angeles.

Scott Krinsky is an American actor, comedian, and writer. He is best known for his role as Jeff Barnes in the NBC comedy series Chuck.

Krinsky was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on October 24, 1968. He is the son of Barbara (née Cohen) and Robert Krinsky. His father was a doctor and his mother was a homemaker. He has two sisters, Mindy and Amy. Krinsky was raised in a Jewish household.

He attended William Penn Charter School and then went on to study at Wesleyan University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English.

Krinsky began his career as a stand-up comedian in the early 1990s. He has appeared in numerous television shows and films, including Curb Your Enthusiasm, The O.C., Monk, and The Wedding Crashers.

In 2007, Krinsky landed the role of Jeff Barnes in the NBC comedy series Chuck. The show ran for five seasons and ended in 2012.

Krinsky has also appeared in the films Office Space, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, and Transformers: Dark of the Moon.

As of 2021, Krinsky’s net worth is estimated to be $3 million. He earns a salary of $50 thousand per episode of Chuck.

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Full NameScott Krinsky
ProfessionActor, Comedian, Film producer, Screenwriter
EducationSalisbury University


MoviesDave Made a Maze, Tangerine, Tranny Trainer, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Godsdotcom, Tandem
TV ShowsChuck

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1Born in Washington, D.C.
2Attended Salisbury State University and majored in Communications and Broadcast Journalism. Interned and briefly worked for CNN. Also attended The Epicurean School of Culinary Arts in Los Angeles.
3Performs regularly at The Comedy Store and Improv in Los Angeles.
4Los Angeles based actor, stand-up comedian and writer. He was also a member of the critically acclaimed comedic theater group, The Bad Puppets.




Dave Made a Maze2017post-productionLeonard
Captain Black2016post-productionDad at park
Truth... and everything else2010Short post-productionFrank
Get BigannouncedTommy
Maron2016TV SeriesZach
Togetherness2016TV SeriesBelyakov
History of the World... For Now2016TV SeriesFarmer #2
A Cannibal's Handshake2015TV SeriesRichie Caan
Tangerine2015Parsimonious John
No Extras2014ShortWaiter
Twinzies: Couples Therapy2014TV SeriesLenny
American Idiots2013Tribesman Awanata
Lightning Brutes2013Video short
Jobs2013Homebrew Attendee
The Money Shot2012ShortJimmy
Chuck2007-2012TV SeriesJeff Barnes
Rabbit Cop2011
Tranny Trainer2011ShortBill
Choke.Kick.Girl: The Series2011TV SeriesClown
Transformers: Dark of the Moon2011Accuretta Executive
Drain Baby2011Mr. Jenkins
Chuck Presents: Buy Hard - The Jeff and Lester Story2010TV SeriesJeff Barnes
The Jeffster Revolution2010Video shortJeff Barnes
Silverlake Video: The Movie2010Garth
Chuck Versus the Webisodes2008TV Mini-SeriesJeff Barnes
Buy More2008TV SeriesJeff
Chuck: Meet the Nerd Herders2008TV SeriesJeff Barnes
The O.C.2006-2007TV SeriesDarryl
Shamelove2006Homeless man
Love Made Easy2006Potential Buyer
Without a Trace2005TV SeriesBlurry Man
The Dry Spell2005Josey's Father
Cutting Tom Finn2001ShortHarry
I'll Do Anything1994Focus Group Member (uncredited)


Rabbit Cop2011producer


Brain Smasher... A Love Story1993Video production assistant


Absolutely Jason Stuart2015TV SeriesHimself
Film Pigs2013-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest Host
The Morning After2011TV Series shortHimself
The Jace Hall Show2010TV SeriesHimself

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