14 Facts About Danny McBride


Daniel Richard McBride was born on December 29,1976 and is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter and producer.


Danny McBride has appeared in films such as The Foot Fist Way, Hot Rod, Pineapple Express, Tropic Thunder, Up in the Air, Your Highness, This Is the End, and Alien: Covenant.


Danny McBride has done voice acting for Despicable Me, Kung Fu Panda 2, Hell and Back, The Angry Birds Movie, Sausage Party, The Angry Birds Movie 2, and The Mitchells vs the Machines.


Danny McBride was born on December 29,1976, in Statesboro, Georgia.


Danny McBride has Irish, Scottish, English and Jewish ancestry; with Catholic ancestors from Ulster who emigrated to Virginia in the 1870s.


Danny McBride made his acting debut in 2003, playing a supporting role in his college friend David Gordon Green's second feature film All the Real Girls.


In 2006, Danny McBride played Fred Simmons in the low-budget comedy film The Foot Fist Way, which he co-wrote with collaborators Jody Hill and Ben Best.


Danny McBride appeared in character as Simmons to promote the film on Late Night with Conan O'Brien on February 26,2008.


Danny McBride co-starred in the HBO comedy series Vice Principals from 2016 to 2017.


In 2017 Danny McBride appeared in Alien: Covenant directed by Ridley Scott starring alongside Katherine Waterston, Michael Fassbender and Billy Crudup.


Danny McBride told Vanity Fair in an interview that he was both surprised and glad for the opportunity to be involved with the Alien movie since he had been a longtime fan of the franchise.


Since 2018 Danny McBride has been the face of bookmaker Coral's television commercials in the United Kingdom, playing a character called "Sports Rodstein", described as "the world's biggest sports fan ".


In 2021, Danny McBride provided the voice of Rick Mitchell in the Sony Pictures Animation film The Mitchells vs the Machines.


Danny McBride has been married to art director Gia Ruiz since October 15,2010.