American comedian, idiot’s guide to twitter pdf, and writer, widely known as the co-star and co-writer of the TV show Catastrophe. Delaney was raised in Marblehead, Massachusetts.
He attended New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts and graduated with a degree in musical theater in 1999. Delaney first came to the attention of the public via Twitter, on which he started posting in 2009. By 2016, Delaney had over 1. While other comics were hesitant to share their material on social media, Delaney is considered one of the first comedians to use social media to publish jokes.
Delaney credits comedy writer and director Graham Linehan with his rise in popularity after Linehan began responding to Delaney’s tweets. In 2010, Paste magazine named Delaney one of the ten funniest people on Twitter.