Based on Kick Buttowski. Not about it, though. Casting: Originally, I couldn't decide if I wanted Jerry Trainor or Ben Schwartz to play the main character. I finally decided Ben Schwartz should play him. I will play Maxamillion, Jake's Chihauhau, and Chubs, Elmot's fat dog.
Ben Schwartz is also known for playing Jean-Ralphio in the American comedy TV series 'Parks and Recreation.' He plays an annoying yet lovable character who thinks he is a player and a baller and often uses insurance money and his father's money to buy whatever he wants. Jean-Ralphio was created for Schwartz when he met co-creator of the show Michael Schur, and he often improvised his lines.
“ as Jake Xtreme, A stunt daredevil. Based on Kick Buttowski. He is 16. He does stunts including skateboarding, surfboarding, cart racing, dirtbike riding, wrestling, & jumping out of airplanes. He is an only child. ” - kymandsteven
Winona Ryder was born Winona Laura Horowitz in Olmsted County, Minnesota, and was named after a nearby town, Winona, Minnesota. She is the daughter of Cynthia (Istas), an author and video producer, and Michael Horowitz, a publisher and bookseller. Her father's family is Russian Jewish and Romanian Jewish...
“ Recurring Roles:
as Mom/ Tia Xtreme, Jake's mom. Based on Honey Buttowski. She is 32. She works full-time and is not a stay-at-home mom. ” - kymandsteven
“ as Dad/ Mark Xtreme, Jake's dad. Based on Herry Buttowski. He is 34. He is a stay-at-home dad. He is not lazy or anything, he does all the work at home. ” - kymandsteven
Born in a car in Kuwait, Tara is a byproduct of her Filipina mother and her Irish father. The Mackens lived in the Middle East until the eruption of the Gulf War, where they then moved to Brunei in Borneo. It was in Borneo where Tara became an outdoor junkie, hashing, flipping and climbing through the jungles of Brunei and Sarawak following toilet paper trails in hopes of a clean car ride home...
“ Actual stunt actress.
as Tara MackenTosh, a girl who alson does stunts who likes Jake. She is 16 as well. She is based on Scarlett Rosetti. ” - kymandsteven
An incisive talent when it comes to playing bent, off-the-wall characters, Jeffrey Tambor has been captivating audiences for nearly four decades. Tambor was born and raised in San Francisco, to Eileen (Salzberg) and Michael Bernard Tambor, a flooring contractor. His family is Ashkenazi Jewish (from Hungary and Ukraine)...
“ as Principal. Phillips, Jake's school's principal. He is 62. He is based on Principal Henry. His nickname is Monsuier. Phillips. ” - kymandsteven
Whoopi Goldberg was born Caryn Elaine Johnson in the Chelsea section of Manhattan on November 13, 1955. Her mother, Emma (Harris), was a teacher and a nurse, and her father, Robert James Johnson, Jr., was a clergyman. Whoopi's recent ancestors were from Georgia, Florida, and Virginia. She worked in a funeral parlor and as a bricklayer while taking small parts on Broadway...
“ as Mrs. Bugslapper, Jake's teacher. She is based on Ms. Fitzpatrick. ” - kymandsteven
“ as Rodney Tattler, a kid who tattles a lot who goes to Jake's school. He is sortof based on Mouth. ” - kymandsteven
Miranda Taylor Cosgrove was born May 14, 1993 in Los Angeles, California, to Christina (Casey) and Tom Cosgrove, who owns a dry-cleaning business. She was discovered at a young age singing and dancing around a table in a restaurant, where an agent saw her talent and quickly signed her. Miranda's career started with commercials for Burger King...
“ as Amy Redfield, the mayor's daughter who gets strait A's. She is called "Little Ms. Perfect" by Jake ” - kymandsteven
Producer, Director, 2X Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards honored Voice Actor, Voice Match Specialist, Songwriter, Music Producer, Entrepreneur, Poet and Philanthropist, Lex Lang is one of Hollywood's most versatile creative personalities. During College Lex performed stand-up comedy and did impersonations across the country at famous venues such as The Comedy Store...
“ as Mayor. Timmy Redfield, He is the mayor of Prestonville and the father of Amy Redfield, Leonard Aquafloat, A professional surfboarder. He is one of Jake's idols. ” - kymandsteven
Ken Jeong is a Korean-American actor, comedian, and physician. He is best known for his roles as Ben Chang on the critically acclaimed NBC/Yahoo! sitcom Community and gangster Leslie Chow in The Hangover Trilogy. He appeared in Michael Bay's Pain & Gain (2013), as Johnny Wu, a motivational speaker...
“ as Slim Jim, a slim skateboarder. He is based on Boom McCondor. Ken will also play Tzu Mitzaru, A kung fu master who owns a kung fu joint in which Jake trains to face Beau. He is sortof based on Papercut Peterson. ” - kymandsteven
Danny Trejo was born Dan Trejo in Echo Park, Los Angeles, to Alice (Rivera) and Dan Trejo, a construction worker. A child drug addict and criminal, Trejo was in and out of jail for 11 years. While serving time in San Quentin, he won the lightweight and welterweight boxing titles. Imprisoned for armed robbery and drug offenses...
“ as Kart, The best and ultimate cart-racing champion. He trains Jake so he can face off against X-O. He is based on One-eyed Jackson. ” - kymandsteven
Brendan James Fraser was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, to Canadian parents Carol Mary (Genereux), a sales counselor, and Peter Fraser, a journalist and travel executive. He is of Irish, Scottish, German, Czech, and French-Canadian ancestry. As his parents frequently moved, Brendan can claim affinity with Ottawa...
“ as X-O, a rival of Jake's who does stunts, too. They were once friends. He is also 16. He is based on Renaldo. Brendon will also play a judge. ” - kymandsteven
Strikingly featured and muscular American actor Ving Rames was born Irving Rameses Rhames in Harlem, New York, to Reather, a homemaker, and Ernest Rhames, an auto mechanic. A good student, Ving entered the New York High School of Performing Arts, where he discovered his love of acting. He studied at the Juilliard School of Drama...
“ as Tommy Radcycle, a famous person who does stunts with motorcycles. He is based on Rock Callahan. ” - kymandsteven
Alan Tudyk was born in El Paso, Texas, and grew up in Plano, where he attended Plano Sr. High. In 1990, he went on to study drama at Lon Morris Jr. College. While there, he was awarded the Academic Excellence Award for Drama. He was also named Most Likely to Succeed and Sophomore Beau. During this time, Alan was also an active member of the Delta Psi Omega fraternity...
“ as Old Mr. McSpeedy, a guy who does stunts really fast. One of Jake's idols. ” - kymandsteven
Ryan Rodney Reynolds was born on October 23, 1976 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, the youngest of four children. His father, James Chester Reynolds, was a food wholesaler, and his mother, Tammy, worked as a retail-store saleswoman. Between 1991-93, Ryan appeared in Fifteen
, a Nickleodeon series taped in Florida with many other Canadian actors...
“ as Dave Parsons, a guy who owns a garage. He is based on Wade. He is 24. ” - kymandsteven
“ as Ms. Scrimpy, an old mean and rude lady. She is based on Ms. Chicarelli. ” - kymandsteven
“ as Elmot Alder, a "boring safe kid" said by Jake. He has a dog named Chubs. ” - kymandsteven
One of England's most versatile character actors, Jim Broadbent was born on May 24, 1949, in Lincolnshire, the youngest son of furniture maker Roy Laverick Broadbent and sculptress Doreen "Dee" (Findlay) Broadbent. Jim attended a Quaker boarding school in Reading before successfully applying for a place at an art school...
“ as Grandpa Xtreme, a lousy grandpa. Based on Grandpa. ” - kymandsteven
John Stephen Goodman is a U.S. film, television, and stage actor. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri, to Virginia Roos (Loosmore), a waitress and saleswoman, and Leslie Francis Goodman, a postal worker who died when John was a small child. He is of English, Welsh, and German ancestry. John is best known for his role as Dan Conner on the television series Roseanne (1988-1997)...
“ as Mr. Mtrekykins (Mit-ree-kee-kins), a coach of a wrestling joint who offers to train Jake if Jake saves their joint. ” - kymandsteven
Grey DeLisle was born in Fort Ord, California. She is a singer and well-known voice actress. She was raised by her grandmother through her difficult childhood because her mother was a drug addict. Her grandmother was a singer and performed often with Tito Puente
. Grey was highly interested in goth bands...
“ as Gina, a dumb, stupid girl. She is Rodney's girlfriend. ” - kymandsteven
Anne Jacqueline Hathaway was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Kate McCauley Hathaway
, an actress, and Gerald T. Hathaway
, a lawyer, both originally from Philadelphia. She is of mostly Irish descent, along with English, German, and French. Her first major role came in the short-lived television series Get Real
“ as Melissa Kandro, a college girl who babysits Jake. He thinks she is hot. ” - kymandsteven
“ as Bucktooth Williams, A dumb kid whom Jake feels sorry for. ” - kymandsteven
“ as Beau, a bully at Jake's school, Simon Frownface, a judge on America's got Capubillity. ” - kymandsteven
“ as Gen. Runt, a mean army general who is short. based on the general seen in Kick The Habit. ” - kymandsteven
Mark Richard Hamill was born in Oakland, California, to Virginia Suzanne (Johnson) and William Thomas Hamill, a captain in the United States Navy. He grew up in California, Virginia, New York and Japan. He majored in drama at Los Angeles City College and made his acting debut on The Bill Cosby Show
“ as Pound Owner/ Silas, a mean pound owner. ” - kymandsteven