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Joel McHale


Hailing from Seattle, Washington, having graduated from Mercer Island High School, Joel McHale was a cast member on KING-TV's Almost Live! (1984). Following the run of that show, Joel completed the Actor's Training Masters Program at The University of Washington. He moved to LA after graduating, and he quickly landed parts in Will & Grace (... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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 2012 Star Wars: Detours (TV Series) (completed) (2012) (voice)
 2014 Adult Beginners
Hudson
 2014 Blended
Mark
 2013 Conan (TV Series)
Conan
 2012 Sons of Anarchy (TV Series)
Warren
- Toad's Wild Ride (2012) ... Warren
- Small World (2012) ... Warren
- Authority Vested (2012) ... Warren (uncredited)
 2012 Ted
Rex
 2012 Community: Abed's Master Key (TV Movie)
Jeff Winger (voice)
 2012 12 Angry Bros (Short)
 2011 CollegeHumor Originals (TV Series short)
Jeff Winger
 2011 Phineas and Ferb (TV Series)
Norm Head Prototype
- Candace Disconnected/Magic Carpet Ride (2011) ... Norm Head Prototype (voice)
 2010 Community: Study Break (TV Mini-Series short)
Jeff Winger
 2007-2009 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Father / Man / Kenickie / ...
- Please Do Not Notify Our Contractors (2009) ... Father / Man (voice)
- Slaughterhouse on the Prairie (2007) ... Kenickie / Anderson Cooper / Announcer (voice)
 2008 Open Season 2
Elliot (voice)
 2008 The Onion Movie
Office Worker (uncredited)
 2008 Giants of Radio (TV Movie)
Doug Deerfield
 2007 The IT Crowd (TV Series)
Roy
- Episode #1.1 ... Roy
 2007 Pushing Daisies (TV Series)
Harold Hundin
- Bitches (2007) ... Harold Hundin
 2006 Mini's First Time
Host
 2005 Game Time (Short)
Johnson
 2005 Lords of Dogtown
TV Reporter
 2004/II Wait (Short)
 2001 Will & Grace (TV Series)
Ian
- Cheaters (2001) ... Ian
 2000 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Richard
- By Reason of Insanity (2000) ... Richard
 2000 The Fugitive (TV Series)
Curtis
- Far from Home (2000) ... Curtis
 2000 The Huntress (TV Series)
Quicky the Clown
- Springing Tiny (2000) ... Quicky the Clown (as Joel E. McHale)
 1996 Almost Live! (TV Series)
Various
- Episode #12.17 (1996) ... Various
- Episode #12.11 (1996) ... Various
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Show Show Producer (6 credits)
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Other Works:

TV commercial for State Farm Insurance. See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Interviews | 2 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Joel E. McHale

Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Personal Quote:

In prison, inmates sometimes use Cheetos and grape juice as makeup. I wouldn't use that beauty regimen around Britney Spears - she might lick your face off! See more »

Trivia:

Joel is a member of Theta Chi Fraternity from the Alpha Rho chapter at the University of Washington. See more »

Trademark:

Biting, sarcastic humor See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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