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|Birthdate:||July 4, 1971 (age 42)|
|Birthplace:||San Francisco, California, U.S.|
Alessandro Liborio "Al" Madrigal (born July 4, 1971) is an American stand-up comedian and actor. He is a regular correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. He previously co-starred in the CBS prime-time situation comedies Gary Unmarried with Jay Mohr and Welcome to The Captain with Fran Kranz. He is a regular sketch performer on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson and has also appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live!
A native of San Francisco, California, Madrigal grew up in the city's Inner Sunset District, where his neighbors included future comedians Mike Pritchard, Margaret Cho and the Meehan Brothers. His father is of Mexican heritage while his mother is of Italian heritage. He attended St. Ignatius College Preparatory High School where he was salutatorian for the class of 1989. He then attended the University of San Francisco, but left the school two credits shy of receiving a degree. Madrigal worked for 10 years in a human resources staffing agency run by his family. In 1998, he decided to pursue a full-time career in comedy.