Adam DeVine was born in Waterloo, Iowa, and moved to Omaha, Nebraska, when he was 10. After years of snow and 311 concerts, he then moved to Los Angeles and began doing stand up comedy. After performing for only two years, he was asked to perform at the Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival.
After the festival, DeVine was cast in the Warner Bros. movie Mama's Boy, starring Jon Heder.
He is currently a member of the sketch comedy group The National Lampoon Lemmings, who are touring the United States. He is also a member of the sketch comedy group Mail Order Comedy, whose hilarious videos have been downloaded over a million times.