Rob McElhenney


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Rob McElhenney was born on April 14, 1977 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Robert Dale McElhenney. He is a writer and producer, known for It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005), Mythic Quest (2020) and Latter Days (2003). He has been married to Kaitlin Olson since September 27, 2008. They have two children. See full bio »

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The Devil's Own
Thu, Sep 23 3:04 AM PDT on STZENS (606)
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Frank Sets Sweet Dee on Fire (S3, Ep8)
Sat, Sep 25 1:00 AM PDT on FXX (109)

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Mythic Quest Writer
(2020-2021)
Latter Days Elder Harmon
(2003)
Wonder Boys Student
(2000)

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  It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV Series) (1 episode, 2021) (creator - 105 episodes, 2005 - 2018) (developer - 103 episodes, 2005 - 2013) (written by - 51 episodes, 2005 - 2019) (developed by - 49 episodes, 2015 - 2019) (created by - 48 episodes, 2015 - 2019) (story - 9 episodes, 2005 - 2007) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2007)
- Waiting for Big Mo (2019) ... (creator) / (creator)
- A Woman's Right to Chop (2019) ... (creator) / (creator)
- Paddy's Has a Jumper (2019) ... (creator) / (creator)
- The Gang Solves Global Warming (2019) ... (creator) / (creator) / (written by)
  Mythic Quest (TV Series) (created by - 20 episodes, 2020 - 2021) (written by - 6 episodes, 2020 - 2021)
- TBD (2021) ... (creator)
- Juice Box (2021) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Peter (2021) ... (creator)
- Backstory! (2021) ... (creator)
- Please Sign Here (2021) ... (creator)
 2018 Mean Jean (TV Movie) (creator)
 2012 Living Loaded (TV Movie) (creator)
 2009 Boldly Going Nowhere (TV Movie) (written by)
 2008 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Season 3: Meet the McPoyles (Video documentary short) (writer)
 2007 Danny DeVito & the Contract (Video short) (written by - uncredited)
 2004 It's Always Sunny on TV (TV Movie)
Show Show Producer (16 credits)
Show Show Actor (23 credits)
Show Show Director (5 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Self (29 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

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Other Works:

Commercial: Anti smoking PSA - Teen being interviewed. See more »

Alternate Names:

Rob McElhenny

Height:

5' 9½" (1.77 m)

Spouse:

Kaitlin Olson  (2 children)

Children:

McElhenney, Axel Lee | See more »
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Personal Quote:

It just so happens that people aren't doing comedy about abortion or cannibalism or waterboarding. And that to me doesn't necessarily mean that there aren't aspects of those subjects that are funny, it just means that people are too uptight. See more »

Trivia:

Rob and his wife, Kaitlin Olson, had their second son, Leo Grey McElhenney, on April 5, 2012. See more »

Trademark:

Recurring joke of Character's basing assumptions on Film/Televison cliches and being proven wrong. See more »

Nickname:

Mac

Star Sign:

Aries

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