Mitch Hedberg Bio


Mitch Hedberg was a stand-up comedian who died on March 30, 2005, due to a drug overdose.

Relationship Statistics of Mitch Hedberg

What is Mitch Hedberg marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Mitch Hedberg get married ? (married date):, 1999
How many children does Mitch Hedberg have ? (name):None
Is Mitch Hedberg having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Mitch Hedberg gay ?: No
Who is Mitch Hedberg wife ? (name):Lynn Shawcroft

More about the relationship

Talking about his relationship, he was a married man. He was married to his girlfriend, Lynn Shawcroft, who is a Canadian comedian.

The couple tied the knot in the year 1999. The marriage was going well till his death. The couple did not have any children.

Who is Mitch Hedberg?

Mitch Hedberg was an American comedian. Similarly, his birth name was known as Mitchell Lee Mitch Hedberg. Likewise, he was also known for his surreal and unconventional deadpan comedic delivery.

How did Mitch Hedberg die?

He died on March 30, 2005, at the age of 37 in Livingston, New Jersey, the United States. The cause of his death was due to drug overdose.

Mitch Hedberg: Childhood, Education, Family

Mitch was born in Saint Paul, Minnesota, the United States on February 24, 1968, to parents Arnold Hedberg and Mary Hedberg.

He has two siblings namely Angie Andreson, Wendy Brown.

He belongs to American nationality and mix (English- Swedish- Czech- German- Scottish- Irish) ethnicity. His birth sign is Pisces.

Talking about his education, he attended Harding Senior High School.

Mitch Hedberg: Early Professional Career

Talking about his profession, he perfected and sharpened his skills, he moved to Seattle to try his talent at different and new audiences. Thereafter, he started touring throughout the Pacific Northwest. Moreover, he was in Los Angeles that he bagged his debut television appearance in MTV’s ‘Comikaze’ by deliberately delivering his act to the talent coordinator.

Mitch Hedberg
Caption: Mitch Hedberg (Source: Vulture)

He appeared in ‘Comikaze’, numerous offers came flowing. Similarly,  he was seen on several cable shows including A&E’s ‘Comedy on the Road’, Comedy Central’s ‘Comedy Product’, and NBC’s ‘Comedy Showcase’.

In 1997, he participated in the Seattle Comedy Competition and he won the grand prize offered in the same. In the same year, he appeared in an episode of Fox’s series ‘That ’70s Show’.

Therefore, his debut feature film venture, ‘Los Enchiladas!’ (1999).  In contrast, he recorded three comedy CDs, ‘Strategic Grill Locations’, ‘Mitch All Together’ and ‘Do You Believe in Gosh?’. The last one was released posthumously in 2008.

In 1998 he re-appeared at the Montreal Just For Laughs comedy festival. Consequently,  he made his fifth appearance in the ‘The Late Night Show with David Letterman’. Throughout his lifetime, he made a total of nine appearances on the show.
Likewise,  he also appeared in films including ‘Ed’ in 2000, ‘Late Friday’ and ‘Home Movies’ in 2001, ‘Saddle Rash’ in 2002, ‘Late Night with Conan O Brien’ and ‘Crank Yankers’ in 2003, and ‘Shorties Watchin’ Shorties’ in 2004. His tryst with the film did not end with the debut venture, ‘Los Enchiladas!’.

Talking about his lifetime achievements and awards, he has performed his best and always received appreciation from others. But he has not received any of the awards.

Mitch Hedberg: Salary, Net Worth

On talking about his net worth and salary, he earns a decent amount of salary. But his net worth is $4 million.

Rumors, Controversy

There are no such controversies and rumors related to his personal and professional life. He was far from rumors and controversy.

Description of Body Measurement

Mitch’s hair color is light brown and his eye color is dark brown. His height, weight, shoe size, etc. are unknown.


Reference (Wikipedia, IMDb,

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