NICK KROLL (Bernie Cohen) is an actor, writer, producer, and stand-up comedian. He created and starred in the critically acclaimed series Kroll Show, which aired for three seasons on Comedy Central; and concurrently starred as Ruxin on the hit FX series The League, which aired for seven seasons. He is currently writing, producing, and starring in Netflix’s upcoming animated series Big Mouth.
In 2013, Mr. Kroll was honored with the Breakout Star of the Year Award at the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal; and was named one of Variety’s “10 Comics to Watch.” He recently completed a multi-city run of Oh, Hello, which he co-created, co-wrote, and co-starred in alongside John Mulaney. The rave-reviewed show is set to premiere on Broadway in the fall of 2016.
He has memorably guest-starred on such shows as New Girl, Parks and Recreation, Community, and Childrens Hospital; and provided the voice of Stu on HBO’s animated series The Life & Times of Tim.
Mr. Kroll produced and starred in the independently made feature comedy Adult Beginners, with Rose Byrne and Bobby Cannavale, directed by Ross Katz. Among his other films as actor are John Hamburg’s I Love You, Man; Shawn Levy’s Date Night; Nicholas Stoller’s Get Him to the Greek; Jay Roach’s Dinner for Schmucks; Terrence Malick’s Knight of Cups; Jeff Baena’s Joshy; and Sophie Goodhart’s My Blind Brother.
Joel Edgerton as Richard and Ruth Negga as Mildred give performances that will be talked about for years.
“Jeff’s script is so beautifully written. This is a story that gets into your heart and touches deep wells of feeling. ”
Ruth Negga: remember the name. It's been a long time since an actor/actress has me so unapologetically in the bag. This woman is something special...
They weren’t martyrs, and didn’t want to be. They weren’t symbols, and didn’t want to be. They were two people in love who wanted to be with each other and their family.