Mike O’Brien serves as creator and executive producer of the NBC comedy “A.P. Bio.”
O’Brien is a comedian who is best known for writing and performing on “Saturday Night Live.” In 2009, he was hired as a writer, was promoted to cast member for the 2013-14 season and has starred in his own short films on the show known as “Mike O’Brien Pictures.”
O’Brien created and stars in the popular web series “7 Minutes in Heaven with Mike O’Brien,” in which he interviews celebrities in a closet and then tries to kiss them. He served a writer and producer on the FX comedy series “Man Seeking Woman.” He has appeared in episodes of “Portlandia,” “Documentary Now!,” “Man Seeking Woman,” “Comedy Bang Bang,” “Idiotsitter” and starred in the film “Staten Island Summer,” alongside Fred Armisen, Cecily Strong and Bobby Monynihan.
In addition to writing for television, his work has also been featured in the New Yorker.
O’Brien is an alumnus of the Second City Mainstage in Chicago and a graduate of the University of Michigan.