Birth Name: Brooks Wheelan
Birth Place: Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA
Fresh-faced comedian Brooks Wheelan caught his big break as part of the "Saturday Night Live" (NBC 1975- ) hiring blitz to round out its 39th season. With his Midwestern boy next-door appeal, the stand-up comedian joined the cast with barely any acting credits to his name. Brooks Wheelan was born on August 21, 1986 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Wheelan grew up an athletic and studious kid in Manchester, Iowa, earning honor roll and wrestling titles simultaneously. A comedy fan from an early age, Wheelan grew up on SNL and told his parents of his ambition to join the cast when he was in elementary school. Despite his early motivations, Wheelan ended up going into the sciences instead and earned a de...
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