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Patrick Bristow is an American actor and comedian, best known for his appearances on "Ellen," "The Suite Life of Zack and Cody" and "Whose Line Is it Anyway?"
Born September 26, 1962 in Los Angeles, California, Bristow is the third child of former performers Frank Bristow and Patricia O'Kane. An alumnus of the Los Angeles landmark sketch comedy/improv troupe, The Groundlings, where he still occasionally performs improvisation comedy, he started his career doing stand-up comedy, getting roles on the TV shows "Ellen," "Seinfeld," "Mad About You" and "Curb Your Enthusiasm." He has also guest starred or had recurring roles on "Malcolm in the Middle," "Friends," "CSI," "The Larry Sanders Show," "The Suite Life of Zack & Cody" and "Family Guy."
Bristow has also appeared as himself in episodes of both the U.K. and U.S. versions of the improvisational show, "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" and on "Celebrity Apprentice." He is currently the Stage Show Director and Host for the Jim Henson Company's "Puppet Up!," which combines comedic improvisation with puppetry, co-created with Brian Henson. His film work includes "Delirious," "Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery," "Showgirls," "So I Married an Axe Murderer," "The Longest Yard," "The Twilight of the Golds," "Jimmy and Judy," "Enigma with a Stigma," and "Pain & Gain."
Bristow has been nominated for a Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award, a Los Angeles Stage Alliance Ovation Award, and took home a Back Stage West Garland Award for originating the role of Bob in The Breakup Notebook: The Lesbian Musical, which received the prestigious 2006 Ovation Award for World Premiere Musical. His live show, "Stuffed and Unstrung," was also nominated for a Drama Desk award in 2010 in the category of "Unique Theatrical Experience."
Since 1994, Bristow has resided in Los Angeles with his life partner, Andrew Nicastro, the former Director of Global Production for Steven Spielberg's Shoah Foundation. He and Nicastro were married in April 2010 in a ceremony in Old Greenwich, Connecticut attended by friends and family.

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