1. He is performing stand-up comedy nationally and internationally, debuting a one-man show in 2007 in the Edinburgh Festival, He had his first video game appearance in 2008, portraying the character Mason Waylon on the radio station PLR in Grand Theft Auto IV – a guest on a talk show who eventually drills holes in the heads of the two other guests.
2. Shapiro has an active acting career, appearing in numerous film and television productions.
3. In film, his most recent roles are in Top Five by Chris Rock, portraying T-Rick in the movie Project X, and acting in the German comedy Timeless. His television credits include Jerry in Lucky Louie by Louis C.K. on HBO.
4. Additionally, he appears in a scene originally filmed for the pilot of Louie.
5. Shapiro is mainly known for his stream-of-consciousness monologues on stage that can run for more than an hour, in which he addresses many topics that are controversial or considered taboo by most comedians.
6. ^ Finally Famous at the Internet Movie Database Please note: IMDB refers to the film as “Finally Famous”.