Buress is multi-talented and has worked in different fields. He released his first comedy album in the year 2010 named ‘My Name is Hannibal’. He also featured in ‘The Awkward Comedy Show’ and ‘The Eric Andre Show”. He has also performed in several talk shows like “Lopez Tonight”, “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon”, “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” etc to name a few.
Buress is also a Writer and Actor. He wrote for the ‘Saturday Night Live’ for about a year and also wrote for NBC’s 30 Rock which was a comedy series. However, he soon quitted writing and started focussing on his career as an Actor. He began his acting journey with a short film named “Heart Break”. His performance was highly appreciated and soon he started getting movie offers. He has starred in several movies and is expected to have at least 5 releases in the year 2017 which includes much-awaited movies like “Baywatch”, “Spider-Man: Homecoming”, ‘The Comedian”, etc. Some of his previous work includes “Band of Robbers”, “Nerdland”, “The Kings of Summer”, “Sleepwalk with Me” etc.
Buress has been nominated for several awards and has won the prestigious “American Comedy Award”, “Best performance in a Hosted Stand-up”, Chicago’s funniest award for his performance in “Stand-up routine” and “Funny as Hell”. He is an extremely talented actor and has a long way to go.