Date of Birth : Oct 25th 1971
American actor and stand-up comedian. He is best known for his roles on The Office as Darryl Philbin and in the films Pineapple Express, Zack and Miri Make a Porno and Hot Tub Time Machine. Robinson has appeared in feature films and television programs. He currently plays Darryl Philbin on the American version of The Office, and was promoted to a starring role in the fourth season. Robinson’s film work includes roles in Knocked Up, Pineapple Express, Fanboys, Daddy’s Little Girls, Zack and Miri Make a Porno and Miss March. He has appeared in the television series Arrested Development, Friends, Halfway Home and Reno 911! and in the music video for the Red Hot Chili Peppers song “Hump de Bump”.
Prior to a career in show business, Robinson was a music teacher at Horace Mann Elementary School in Chicago, IL. He got his undergraduate degree from Illinois State University and his masters of education from Saint Xavier University. He began doing stand-up and taking classes in improv and acting at The Second City in Chicago.