Lance Barber

Lance Barber has appeared on numerous TV shows since 2001. Lance is an alumnus of Chicago's Second City; played Paulie G on The Comeback; had recurring roles on Black-ish, Faking It, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Californication, and United States of Tara, and guest starred on Dr. Ken, Grey's Anatomy, Justified, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Harry's Law, Masters of Sex, The Crazy Ones, How I Met Your Mother, and The Big Bang Theory. He has appeared on the big screen in Buster's Mal Heart, Gangster Squad, The Godfather of Greenbay, For Your Consideration, and Leatherheads.

Barber was born and raised in Battle Creek, Michigan. He began acting with his Pennfield High School Drama Club and later joined the theatre program at Kellogg Community College. He is married to Aliza, who is a chef, and has two children.

Known For


Cast Credits

Young Sheldon (2017)
Starring as George Cooper Sr. (22 episodes)
Dr. Ken (2015)
Guest starring as Phil Stockton
Faking It (2014)
Guest starring as Lucas Ashcroft (8 episodes)
Masters of Sex (2013)
Guest starring as Larry
The Crazy Ones (2013)
Guest starring as Clyde
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013)
Guest starring as Patrick
Baby Daddy (2012)
Guest starring as Tommy
The Talk (2011)
Guest starring as Lance Barber
Whitney (2011)
Guest starring as Nate
  • Episode 2x07: Sorry! (Jan 30, 2013)
Franklin & Bash (2011)
Guest starring as Teddy Lazlow
  • Episode 3x07: Control (Jul 24, 2013)
Bob's Burgers (2011)
Guest starring as Just Grillin
Hot in Cleveland (2010)
Guest starring as Tyler
The Mentalist (2008)
Guest starring as Daniel
The Big Bang Theory (2007)
Guest starring as Jimmy Speckerman
Californication (2007)
Guest starring as Nick Lowry (3 episodes)
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
Guest starring as Bill Ponderosa (9 episodes)
The Comeback (2005)
Starring as Paulie G
Grey's Anatomy (2005)
Guest starring as Phil
Monk (2002)
Guest starring as Refrigerator Deliveryman
Gilmore Girls (2000)
Guest starring as Hugo Gray