About Adam Ferrara
Adam Ferrara, actor and stand-up comedian who Entertainment Weekly dubbed “Hilarious,” recently starred on Showtime’s hit series Nurse Jackie opposite Edie Falco and hosts the critically acclaimed BBC sensation, Top Gear US, airing on HISTORY.
Ferrara has also proudly played Chief Needles Nelson on the Emmy® nominated FX drama series, Rescue Me. Adam’s movie credits include costarring alongside Kevin James in the hit movie Paul Blart: Mall Cop and Definitely Maybe with Ryan Reynolds.
Ferrara’s earlier TV credits include NBC’s Law & Order, ABC’s Ugly Betty, CBS’s The King of Queens, as well as a series regular on the critically acclaimed ABC show The Job, starring opposite Denis Leary. At a Television Critics Association (TCA) press tour, Denis Leary was quoted as saying, “Adam Ferrara is a great comedian, but he’s really pissing me off now because he’s become such a great dramatic actor.”