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Rob McElhenney

Rob McElhenney was born on April 14, 1977 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Robert Dale McElhenney. He is a writer and actor, known for It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005), Latter Days (2003) and The Devil's Own (1997). He has been married to Kaitlin Olson since September 27, 2008. They have two children. See full bio »

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Latter Days
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The Devil's Own
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  It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV Series) (creator - 104 episodes, 2005 - 2017) (developer - 103 episodes, 2005 - 2013) (written by - 47 episodes, 2005 - 2017) (created by - 31 episodes, 2015 - 2018) (developed by - 30 episodes, 2015 - 2018) (story - 9 episodes, 2005 - 2007) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2007)
- The Gang Escapes (2018) ... (creator) / (creator)
- The Gang Makes Paddy's Great Again (2018) ... (creator) / (creator)
- Dennis' Double Life (2017) ... (creator) / (creator) / (written by)
- A Cricket's Tale (2017) ... (creator) / (creator)
- The Gang Tends Bar (2017) ... (creator) / (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)
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Nike (1999)

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Rob McElhenny


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Regardless of your metabolism, if you stop consuming so many calories, you will lose weight. See more »


Rob and Kaitlin Olson are expecting their second child [October 27, 2011]. See more »


Humour from very dark characters and situations. See more »



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