Jake and Amir (web series)

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Jake and Amir is a web series set in CollegeHumor's office in New York City and later Los Angeles where Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld played humorous versions of themselves: Jake is usually depicted as a sensible "straight man" and Amir as his annoying, obsessive, and odd co-worker.wikipedia
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Jake and Amir is a web series set in CollegeHumor's office in New York City and later Los Angeles where Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld played humorous versions of themselves: Jake is usually depicted as a sensible "straight man" and Amir as his annoying, obsessive, and odd co-worker.
Recent winners include "Pixar Intro Parody" for Best Animation, "Web Site Story" for Best Individual Short or Episode, and Jake and Amir for Best Series.

Jake and Amir

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The series served as the debut of the comedy duo Jake and Amir, who would go on collaborate on other comedy projects.
The duo came into prominence in 2007 when they began writing and starring in the web series Jake and Amir. The program would later be picked up and produced by CollegeHumor.

Ben Schwartz

Comedian Ben Schwartz appeared in 22 episodes of the show.
He is known for portraying Jean-Ralphio Saperstein on the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation, and for his various recurring roles in the CollegeHumor web series Jake and Amir.

Thomas Middleditch

Comedian Thomas Middleditch was frequently featured in the series as Doobs, Amir's childhood frenemy.
On May 5, 2011, Middleditch made his first appearance in Jake and Amir, in the episode "Jake and Amir: Doobs".

Allison Williams (actress)

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Actress Allison Williams appeared as Cheryl in two episodes.
Williams has appeared as a recurring character, Cheryl, in the CollegeHumor series Jake and Amir.

Hoodie Allen

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Rapper Hoodie Allen appeared in three episodes as Amir's rap teacher.
Hoodie has appeared in four episodes of the CollegeHumor series Jake and Amir since March 3, 2011.

Ed Helms

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Actor Ed Helms appeared in one of the last Jake and Amir episodes, Finale part 5, as Amir's friend Mickey.
Helms was also slated to serve as an executive producer on the upcoming TV series adaptation of the web series Jake and Amir, whose pilot was later rejected by TBS.

Rick Fox

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NBA player Rick Fox featured in the series as Amir's bookie, who causes Amir to lose significant amounts of money.

Kumail Nanjiani

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Actor Kumail Nanjiani was featured in four episodes as Jake's brother.

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Competitive eater Takeru Kobayashi appears briefly in the episode Jake and Amir: Kobayashi, where Amir feeds him hot-dogs.
Kobayashi appears as himself on a 2012 episode of Jake and Amir, a CollegeHumor web series.

1st Streamy Awards

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Amir was nominated for Best Male Actor in a Comedy Web Series in the first, second, and third Streamy Awards for his role in Jake and Amir.

2nd Streamy Awards

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Amir was nominated for Best Male Actor in a Comedy Web Series in the first, second, and third Streamy Awards for his role in Jake and Amir.

3rd Streamy Awards

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Amir was nominated for Best Male Actor in a Comedy Web Series in the first, second, and third Streamy Awards for his role in Jake and Amir.

Web series

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Jake and Amir is a web series set in CollegeHumor's office in New York City and later Los Angeles where Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld played humorous versions of themselves: Jake is usually depicted as a sensible "straight man" and Amir as his annoying, obsessive, and odd co-worker.

New York City

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Jake and Amir is a web series set in CollegeHumor's office in New York City and later Los Angeles where Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld played humorous versions of themselves: Jake is usually depicted as a sensible "straight man" and Amir as his annoying, obsessive, and odd co-worker.

Los Angeles

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Jake and Amir is a web series set in CollegeHumor's office in New York City and later Los Angeles where Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld played humorous versions of themselves: Jake is usually depicted as a sensible "straight man" and Amir as his annoying, obsessive, and odd co-worker.

Jake Hurwitz

Jake and Amir is a web series set in CollegeHumor's office in New York City and later Los Angeles where Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld played humorous versions of themselves: Jake is usually depicted as a sensible "straight man" and Amir as his annoying, obsessive, and odd co-worker.

Amir Blumenfeld

Jake and Amir is a web series set in CollegeHumor's office in New York City and later Los Angeles where Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld played humorous versions of themselves: Jake is usually depicted as a sensible "straight man" and Amir as his annoying, obsessive, and odd co-worker.

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Jake and Amir is a web series set in CollegeHumor's office in New York City and later Los Angeles where Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld played humorous versions of themselves: Jake is usually depicted as a sensible "straight man" and Amir as his annoying, obsessive, and odd co-worker.

MacGuffin

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Some episodes have a common theme or MacGuffin that the episode revolves around, for instance buying a guitar or discussing the 2008 financial crisis.

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Some episodes have a common theme or MacGuffin that the episode revolves around, for instance buying a guitar or discussing the 2008 financial crisis.

McDonald's

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Amir is also obsessed with fast food chain McDonald's, especially Chicken McNuggets.

Chicken McNuggets

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Amir is also obsessed with fast food chain McDonald's, especially Chicken McNuggets.