Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, Tim & Eric for short, are a comedy/video art duo who specialize in wackiness. They met as undergraduates at Temple University in Philadelphia
(Eric is from nearby Norristown, while Tim is from Allentown, a bit further away). They are best known for their [adult swim]
shows Tom Goes To The Mayor
, Tim & Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!
, Check It Out! with Dr. Steve Brule
, Tim & Eric's Bedtime Stories
and the upcoming show Tim & Eric Go to the Moon
, as well as the 2012 film Tim And Erics Billion Dollar Movie
and its upcoming sequel Tim & Eric's Trillion Dollar Movie
. In addition, they also:
Known for their unique brand of comedy (if it can even be called comedy
) which incorporates surreality, both humorous
, if not outright nightmarish
, as well as deliberately egregious visuals
in the style of tacky amateur videography, complete with Bad Bad Acting
. As a result, they and their works are fiercely polarizing
, mostly in the classic form of "either you get it or you don't.
Oh, and by the way: Yes
, those were made on drugs
. Just not when they were working.