David Wain was born and raised in Shaker Heights, Ohio.
He met the other members of the comedy troupe The State while a film student at NYU, where he graduated from in 1991.
As part of The State, he co-created and co-starred on their self-titled MTV sketch comedy show in the mid 90's. He then continued to work with his State partners on many other projects, beginning with "Stella", a nightclub show which then became a series of web shorts and a Comedy Central Series.
His first film as co-writer and director was the indie summer camp comedy "Wet Hot American Summer".
He has subsequently co-written and directed a total of five feature films, the most successful being "Role Models".
He is executive producer of the Emmy award winning series "Childrens Hospital" as well as its spin-off "Newsreaders".
He's also worked consistently over the years as an actor, including the recurring role of Rabbi Jewy McJewJew on "Childrens Hospital", a version of himself in his semi-autobiographical web series "Wainy Days", and as "Yaron" in the Netflix series "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp".
Name: David Wain
Known for: Wet Hot American Summer
BirthDay: 01, Aug ,1969