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Ty Burrell


Ty Burrell was born on August 22nd 1967 in Grants Pass, Oregon, where his family owned a business. He is the son of Sheri (Hauck), a teacher, and Gary Burrell, a therapist, and is primarily of English and German ancestry. He earned a BA from Southern Oregon University and attended The University of Oregon while working as a bartender; he finished ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 11 wins & 23 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Finding Dory (filming)
Bailey (voice)
 2012-2014 Key and Peele (TV Series)
Nazi Commander / Colonel Hans Muller
- Episode #4.2 (2014) ... Nazi Commander
 2013 The Penguins of Madagascar (TV Series)
Parker
- The Penguin Who Loved Me (2013) ... Parker (voice)
 2012 Doc McStuffins (TV Series)
Big Jack
- Out of the Box/Run Down Race Car (2012) ... Big Jack (voice)
 2011 Butter
Bob
 2010-2011 Glenn Martin DDS (TV Series)
Mart-E
- Date with Destiny (2011) ... Mart-E (voice)
- Jackie's Get-Witch-Quick Scheme (2010) ... (voice)
 2010/I Fair Game
Fred
 2009 Leaves of Grass
Professor Sorenson
 2009 Damages (TV Series)
Douglas Schiff
- I Agree, It Wasn't Funny (2009) ... Douglas Schiff
 2008 Fourplay (TV Movie)
Christopher
 2007 Lipshitz Saves the World (TV Movie)
Man In Red
 2006 The Darwin Awards
Emile
 2006 Friends with Money
Other Aaron
 2005 Down in the Valley
Sheriff / Cowboy
 2004 In Good Company
Enrique Colon
 2000-2003 Law & Order (TV Series)
Herman Capshaw / Paul Donatelli
- Sheltered (2003) ... Herman Capshaw
- Turnstile Justice (2000) ... Paul Donatelli
 2002 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Alan Messinger
- Execution (2002) ... Alan Messinger
 2001 Black Hawk Down
Wilkinson
 2001 The West Wing (TV Series)
Tom Starks
 2001 Evolution
Flemming
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Other Works:

: Played "Burton" in "Burn This", a play by Lanford Wilson (Union Square Theater, New York City, New York, USA). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

I've played a lot of really smarmy people in film, and it can be real fun, don't get me wrong. But it can be characters I'm not as excited to explore. See more »

Trivia:

He is of mainly English and German descent, with a smaller amount of Scottish, Irish, and French ancestry. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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