|Height||6' 1" (1.85 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
Dan Rupple, beginning his show business career in 1972, has vast experience in diverse arenas of the entertainment industry including creative development, comedy writing, production and executive management. Dan has worked within the highest ranks of network television and on the forefront of digital media. With his creative and innovative background, he is a much sought after producer, writer, consultant and creative collaborator on emerging media trends, keeping organizations and production companies ahead of the curve.
Dan Rupple was raised in the Los Angeles suburb of Downey, California. In his high school years Dan formed a sketch comedy group and began performing at various Hollywood comedy clubs. Gaining in popularity, the three-man team, became known as the pioneering Christian comedy team Isaac Air Freight. At the helm of Isaac Air Freight, Dan wrote and produced eight top-selling comedy albums, numerous radio and television programs, and performed in over 1200 concerts gaining them worldwide popularity.
In 1990, Dan was brought on as the Production Supervisor for "The Price Is Right" for CBS Television. Over the next ten years, in addition to overseeing "The Price Is Right", Dan also supervising the productions of Late Show with David Letterman in Los Angeles and San Francisco, The 49th Prime Time Emmy Awards, Family Feud and many other network programs for CBS.
In the 2000's Dan became a pioneer of digital media. As YouTube was just launching in 2005, Dan was already in the midst of producing and writing 150 comedy videos, the majority being branded entertainment pieces for such major corporations as Toyota, GMC and Gloria Jean's Coffee.
As Dan's success in comedy digital media was growing, Dan's company Seriously Funny Entertainment, began writing and developing comedy projects for film and television. In 2006, Dan served as a consultant on the Inspirational Comedy Film Series, "Thou Shalt Laugh." Today, Dan is a much sought after comedy writer and producer, as he continues to champion his film and television projects. In 2012, Dan is preparing for the pilot of his sit-com, "Mom's Group."
Dan is the Honorary Chairman of the Christian Comedy Association and was a recent recipient of the CCA's Inaugural Legacy Award. With a passion to encourage a new generation of filmmakers, Dan serves on the Biola Media Conference Executive Advisory Board and is part of the Windrider Forum, an annual Conversation of Film and Culture at the Sundance Film Festival.
Dan is married to his wife of 34 years, Peggy and together they celebrate 3 married children and 4 grandkids.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Dan Rupple
|Peggy Rupple||(1 April 1978 - present) ( 3 children)|