Born in Boppard, Rhineland-Palatinate, West Germany, Tosh grew up in Titusville, Florida, the son of a preacher.
He appeared as one of the "New Faces" at the 1998 Just for Laughs in Montreal.
His act was televised in 2000 in Montreal at the Théâtre Saint-Denis.
Tosh's first big career break came in 2001 with a performance on the Late Show with David Letterman.
Stand-up comedian, television personality, actor, writer, and producer who began hosting Tosh.0 on Comedy Central in 2009.
He is the voice of Malloy in the Comedy Central animated sitcom Brickleberry, where he also serves as one of the show’s executive producers.
He worked as a telemarketer for Central Florida Research Park after graduating from the University of Central Florida in 1996, but quickly realized he wasn't cut out for a desk job.
He had recently moved to Hollywood to pursue a career in the entertainment industry, but sadly John Winkler's pursuit of his dream ended on Monday night (April 7).
According to a Los Angeles Times report, the 30-year-old victim was helping his neighbors after a hostage situation when the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputies shot him dead.
It's a huge success for Comedy Central's Tuesday night lineup, so it's no surprise that "Tosh.0" recevied a three-season renewal.