Joe Lo Truglio stars as Walter, the uber-friendly security guard who is always ready with some words of advice, in the NBC comedy "Free Agents."
Lo Truglio is an actor, producer and writer, who has bowled over audiences with a number of standout roles in a string of landmark comedies including "Wet Hot American Summer," "The Ten," "Superbad," "Pineapple Express," "Role Models" and "I Love You, Man." His comedies have achieved major box office success, with "Role Models" grossing nearly $68 million and "I Love You, Man" grossing $71 million at the U.S. box office. Lo Truglio has also produced and starred in two hit web series with "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" head writer A.D. Miles: "Horrible People" and "Hot Sluts," which he co-wrote as well. In addition to these films, he has lent his voice to many national commercial campaigns.
Lo Truglio is a founding member of legendary sketch comedy troupe "The State," with which he continues to appear regularly. In addition, he is a regular performer with cult comedy group "Stella," with Michael Ian Black, David Wain and Michael Showalter. In 2009, Lo Truglio achieved the summit of police comedy, joining the ensemble cast of the long-running hit Comedy Central series "Reno 911!" which wrapped after its sixth season and continues to be syndicated around the world.
Lo Truglio was reunited with his "Superbad" director Greg Mottola for the sci-fi comedy film "Paul," which also stars Seth Rogen, Simon Pegg, Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader. Most recently, Lo Truglio was cast in the Judd Apatow-produced comedy "Wanderlust" opposite Jennifer Aniston, Paul Rudd and Justin Theroux, which is set for release in 2012. His upcoming projects also include "Queens of Country," in which he plays a transsexual opposite Lizzy Caplan and Ron Livingston, and the Matt Walsh-directed comedy "High Road."
Lo Truglio currently resides in Los Angeles.