Hannah Einbinder (born May 21, 1995) has made a name for herself as a multitalented American entertainer. As a comedian, actress, and writer, she has gained recognition for her outstanding performance in the HBO Max series “Hacks,” earning her nominations for prestigious awards such as the Primetime Emmy Awards and the Golden Globe Award.
Hannah Einbinder is the daughter of a Saturday Night Live cast member, Laraine Newman, and comedy writer Chad Einbinder. She was born and raised in a Jewish family in Los Angeles.
Growing up, she developed a passion for the arts and entertainment industry, particularly comedy and acting.
Hannah completed her high school education at Beverly Hills High School. Eventually, she received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in television writing and production from Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts between 2013 to 2017.
While in school, Hannah pursued her interests, participating in various theatrical productions and comedy shows. Hannah honed her skills and began performing stand-up comedy in local venues. Her unique humor and stage presence quickly caught the attention of industry professionals.
As she continued to perform and build her comedic brand, Hannah also began to delve into writing. She wrote comedic skits and scripts and started to generate a following online. Her talent and hard work eventually led to opportunities in television and film.
As Hannah‘s career began to take off, she took on a number of supporting roles in well-known TV shows and films. Her remarkable skills and charismatic on-screen presence quickly earned her recognition as a budding star in the entertainment world. She was soon in high demand for progressively more complex and high-profile roles.
It wasn’t until her role in the HBO Max series “Hacks” that Hannah truly gained widespread recognition. Her performance in the show was widely praised, and she received nominations for two Primetime Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award.
In the year 2019, Hannah Einbinder made a significant impact on the comedy scene. She was selected to perform at the renowned Just for Laughs festival’s New Faces showcase and named by National Public Radio as one of the top 10 comedians to watch.
Her unique and absurd comedy style caught Vulture’s attention, including her in their list of the year’s best new and upcoming comedians.
Making her national television debut on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert in March 2020, Hannah set a record as the youngest person to perform stand-up comedy on the show. Unfortunately, this performance marked the last on-stage stand-up performance on the show for 15 months due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.
In 2021, Hannah landed the role of Ava in the highly acclaimed HBO Max show “Hacks,” where she co-starred with veteran actors Jean Smart and Carl Clemons-Hopkins. The show was a critical success and received 15 Emmy nominations, including nods for the performances of Hannah, Jean, and Carl. The show’s popularity led to its renewal for a second season, which premiered on May 12, 2022.
Her continued success in stand-up comedy further demonstrates Hannah‘s versatility as a performer. She is scheduled to tour nationally during the summer of 2022, bringing her unique brand of humor to audiences across the country.
Awards and Nomination
- She was Nominated for Gold Derby Awards in 2021
- She won Hollywood Critics Association TV Awards in 2021 under Best Supporting Actress in a Streaming Series, Comedy.
- She was Nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, and Critics’ Choice Television Awards in 2022
- North Hollywood
- I might be Famous
Hannah Einbinder‘s upbringing was heavily influenced by the comedy world, as she was born to the comedic duo of Chad Einbinder and Laraine Newman. She also has a sibling in the entertainment industry, her brother Spike Einbinder who is an actor.
In 2015, Hannah began a romantic relationship with Ellie Neilson of which they eventually broke up and parted ways. She is now believed to be in a relationship with a fellow stand-up comedian, Alex Edelman. it is known that Hannah values her privacy and keeps her personal life separate from the spotlight.
Based on her successful career in the entertainment industry as a comedian and actress, Hannah Einbinder’s estimated net worth falls from US$1 million to US$5 million.