TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- Happy Birthday to Tarrytown’s Greg Fitzsimmons!
Gregory S. Fitzsimmons, who grew up in Tarrytown, turns 49 on Sunday.
Fitzsimmons, a stand-up comedian, television writer/producer and radio host, was born April 5, 1966, in New York. He began his stand up comedy career while attending Boston University. Fitzsimmons has since appeared on such programs as The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Chelsea Lately and Comedy Central Presents. In 1996, Greg hosted the MTV game show Idiot Savants. He is also a regular commentator on Vh1's Best Week Ever and I Love The series.
From 2003 to 2005, he was one of the writers and producers of The Ellen DeGeneres Show for which he won four Daytime Emmys. He went on to write for Louis C.K.'s sitcom Lucky Louie. He is a frequent guest on The Howard Stern Show on Sirius Satellite Radio, Howard 100, and hosts his own show on Howard 101, The Greg Fitzsimmons Show which has been spun off into a twice weekly podcast