Nick Bakay

Biography: A native of Buffalo, NY, Bakay graduated from Kenyon College in Ohio and later earned an M.F.A. from the Professional Acting Program at SMU in Dallas, Texas. After moving to New York, he spent the early part of his acting career performing in numerous theater productions. At the same time, he became a contributing editor for The National Lampoon Magazine, which led to a writing job and starring roles in two cable series, "Night After Night" and "Sports Monster."

After landing a job as a writer and sidekick/announcer on the syndicated "The Dennis Miller Show," Bakay decided it was time to move to Los Angeles. Since that time, he has written and performed in numerous television series including "What's So Funny?" "She TV," "In Living Color," and Comedy Central's "Baseballapalooza" and "NFL Offsides." He has also guest-starred in the comedy series "Coach," "Ellen," "Grace Under Fire," "Seinfeld" and "That 70's Show."

For the first four seasons of "Sabrina, the Teenage
Witch," Bakay was a writer/producer on the show. This season, he takes on that role on "The King of Queens." Additionally, for the past six years, Bakay has written segments and commentary for ESPN and ESPN.com. He is also the host of "Reel Classics" on ESPN Classic.

Bakay currently lives in Los Angeles, CA, with his wife, Robin, a writer; along with their dog and two cats.

Spouse
Robin Bakay (February 1994 - present)
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Nick Bakay's Scores

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Average career score: 34
Highest Metascore: 39 Paul Blart: Mall Cop
Lowest Metascore: 30 Zookeeper
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 2 out of 2
2 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 Apr 17, 2015 Writer tbd
30 Zookeeper Jul 8, 2011 Screenplay / Franky 4.3
39 Paul Blart: Mall Cop Jan 16, 2009 Written By 4.9