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Larry the Cable Guy

Larry the Cable Guy was born on February 17, 1963 in Pawnee City, Nebraska, USA as Daniel Lawrence Whitney. He is an actor and producer, known for Cars (2006), Cars 2 (2011) and Blue Collar Comedy Tour: The Movie (2003). He has been married to Cara Whitney since July 3, 2005. They have two children. See full bio »
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 2017 Cars 3 (announced)
Mater (rumored)
 2015 Disney Infinity 3.0 (Video Game)
Mater (voice)
 2014 CMT Artists of the Year 2014 (TV Movie)
 2014 Jingle All the Way 2 (Video)
 2014 Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes (Video Game)
Mater (voice)
 2013 Disney Infinity (Video Game)
Mater (voice)
 2013 Tales from Radiator Springs (TV Series)
 2013 Bounty Hunters (TV Series)
- Barton's Eleven (2013)
- Demolition Larry (2013) ... Larry
- The Chain Gang Hoedown (2013) ... Larry
- Love, Southern Style (2013) ... Larry
 2012 Kinect Fun Labs: Kinect Rush - A Disney Pixar Adventures: Snapshot (Video Game)
Mater (English version, voice)
 2008-2012 Mater's Tall Tales (TV Mini-Series)
Mater / Tow Mater
- Time Travel Mater (2012) ... Mater
- Air Mater (2011) ... Tow Mater (voice)
- Moon Mater (2010) ... Mater (voice)
- Monster Truck Mater (2010) ... Mater (voice)
- Heavy Metal Mater (2010) ... Mater (voice)
 2012 Tooth Fairy 2 (Video)
Larry Guthrie
 2011 Cars 2: The Video Game (Video Game)
Mater (voice)
 2011 Cars 2
Mater (voice)
 2009 Cars Race-O-Rama (Video Game)
Mater (voice)
 2009 Big Dog Daddy (Short)
Possum Boy
 2008 Tokyo Mater (Short)
Mater (voice)
 2007 Cars Mater-National (Video Game)
Mater (voice)
 2006 Mater and the Ghostlight (Video short)
Mater (voice)
 2004-2006 Blue Collar TV (TV Series)
Various / Various Characters
- Aliens (2006) ... Various Characters
- Weddings (2006)
- Dating (2005) ... Various
- Birth (2005) ... Various
- Bad Habits (2005) ... Various
 2006 Cars (Video Game)
Mater (voice)
 2006 Cars
Mater (voice)
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Show Show Self (59 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (6 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Release of his album, "The Right to Bare Arms," on Warner Bros. Records (49300). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 2 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Larry | Dan Whitney


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Personal Quote:

What I do onstage, there's maybe .0001 percent of the population that acts like that. I talk like that because it makes me laugh, and because I know a couple of people that talk like that. They're really that Southern. And they do funny things. I love 'em; they're awesome. They're good people. See more »


Larry is a huge University of Nebraska fan (mostly football). Although he's lived in Florida for 27 years, he still calls Nebraska home. His accent is a combination of Pawnee City, NE, and his current home near Orlando, FL. He's lived there since he was 16. He's bought a second home south of Lincoln, watches as many games as he can, and recently bought one of the new (2006) sky boxes in the North... See more »


Baseball cap with a fish hook on it See more »


The Freight Train of Comedy See more »

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I hate this man Lockeiii
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Why is he a 'Cable Guy'? doinktheclown17
All he does tizzim158
Which of these comedians would you see... jakraver
This is why I love good 'ol Larry! jakraver
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