Ike Barinholtz is an American actor, comedian and screenwriter best as cast member on the sketch comedy series MADtv (2002-2007) and for his role as Ivan Dochenko on Eastbound & Down, in 2012.
He also starred as male nurse Morgan Tookers, a reformed ex-con and the hospital's resident cheerleader, in the television comedy series The Mindy Project, from 2012-2013.
Barinholtz is an alumnus of Improv Olympic, The Second City and the Annoyance Theater, and he spent two years in Amsterdam with the famed comedy troupe Boom Chicago.
Barinholtz co-wrote the screenplay for Central Intelligence, a comedy. He has appeared in numerous films, including The Adventures of Big Handsome Guy and His Little Friend, Love, Fear and Rabbits and Down.
Barinholtz is a founding member of The Lindbergh Babies, an improv group directed by Del Close. He currently resides in Los Angeles.