T. J. Miller is an American actor and stand-up comedian. He was born Todd James Miller on June 4, 1981 in Denver, Colorado. He attended Graland County Day School, East High School and George Washington University where he was an associate of the humor group GWU. Miller did four years of humor in Denver before he moved to Chicago. His television works included Chelsea Lately, Carpoolers and Gravity Falls. Miller did stand up works in Conan and No Real Rationale. Miller hosted a special called Mash Up which premiered to rave reviews and was picked up in 2012 to get a full season by Comedy Central. T.J. Miller made his movie debut in Cloverfield. He is set to star in the upcoming movie Search Party along with Adam Pally. In May 2013, Cloverfield was cast in the 2014 Michael Bay movie Transformers: Age of Extinction.