Mikey Day was discovered as a cast member on the first Season of NICK CANNON PRESENTS: WILD N OUT on MTV and later became the head writer on the Cartoon Network single camera sketch series “Incredible Crew.” He received his first acting break in the short lived NBC sitcom KATH AND KIM. He then went on to appear as a segment creator and talent on THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JAY LENO, as well as Head Writer/performer on the NBC Variety show MAYA AND MARTY.
For the past three years, Mikey has been a writer for SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE where he has averaged at least three written sketches per show and been responsible for many of the show’s viral videos including Undercover Boss: Starkiller Base and the Dead Poet’s Society spoof, Farewell Mr. Bunting. This season is his first as a performer, and he can be seen in sketches such as Live Report, The Hunch Bunch and playing Tim Kaine in the portrayal of the characters of the 2016 presidential race.
Below please find links to two sketches, Live Report from the season opener of SNL and The War On Words from Maya and Marty. Mikey wrote and stars in both sketches.