David Koechner

Biography

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David Michael Koechner is an American character actor (film, television and stage), comedian and musician.

Koechner began studying improvisational comedy in Chicago at the ImprovOlympic, under the teachings of Del Close, before joining the Second City Northwest. After one-year stints of doing sketch comedy on Saturday Night Live and Late Night with Conan O'Brien, he began taking small parts in films such as Man on the Moon and Wag the Dog. While filming the country mockumentary Dill Scallion, Koechner befriended Dave 'Gruber' Allen, forming The Naked Trucker & T-Bones Show. The act became a hit at Hollywood clubs such as Largo, and the duo were invited to open for Tenacious D.

After a breakout role as Champ Kind in Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, he began appearing frequently with larger supporting roles in many high profile comedic films, including Talladega Nights, Snakes on a Plane, Waiting..., The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard, Extract and Thank You for Smoking, in addition to recurring guest appearances on Anchorman co-star Steve Carell's The Office as Todd Packer. On 17 January 2007, Koechner's Naked Trucker & T-Bones Show premiered on Comedy Central, giving him a starring role and full creative control. Koechner's first leading role as Coach Lambeau Fields in Fox Atomic's sports comedy, The Comebacks opened on 19 October 2007.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

David Michael Koechner is an American character actor (film, television and stage), comedian and musician.

Koechner began studying improvisational comedy in Chicago at the ImprovOlympic, under the teachings of Del Close, before joining the Second City Northwest. After one-year stints of doing sketch comedy on Saturday Night Live and Late Night with Conan O'Brien, he began taking small parts in films such as Man on the Moon and Wag the Dog. While filming the country mockumentary Dill Scallion, Koechner befriended Dave 'Gruber' Allen, forming The Naked Trucker & T-Bones Show. The act became a hit at Hollywood clubs such as Largo, and the duo were invited to open for Tenacious D.

After a breakout role as Champ Kind in Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, he began appearing frequently with larger supporting roles in many high profile comedic films, including Talladega Nights, Snakes on a Plane, Waiting..., The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard, Extract and Thank You for Smoking, in addition to recurring guest appearances on Anchorman co-star Steve Carell's The Office as Todd Packer. On 17 January 2007, Koechner's Naked Trucker & T-Bones Show premiered on Comedy Central, giving him a starring role and full creative control. Koechner's first leading role as Coach Lambeau Fields in Fox Atomic's sports comedy, The Comebacks opened on 19 October 2007.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 88

Birthday 1962-08-24

Place of Birth Tipton, Missouri, USA

Adult Actor False

Official Site http://www.davidkoechner.com/

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Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Priceless as Dale
2015 Krampus as Howard
2015 Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse as Scout Leader Rogers
2015 Hell and Back as Asmodeus (voice)
2015 Regular Show: The Movie as Kevin
2015 Misery Loves Comedy as Himself
2015 Road Hard as Chad
2014 Jason Nash is Married as Scooter
2014 Wish Wizard as Mr. Casey / Cloakey
2014 Hits as Rich
2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues as Champ Kind
2013 No Clue as Ernie
2013 The Goldbergs(2 episodes) as Bill Lewis
2013 Behind the Candelabra
2013 Cheap Thrills as Colin
2013 A Haunted House as Dan the Security Man
2012 Hit and Run as Sanders
2012 Wedding Day as Pastor Augustus
2012 Piranha 3DD as Chet
2012 Small Apartments as Detective O'Grady
2011 A Good Old Fashioned Orgy as Vic George
2011 Final Destination 5 as Dennis
2011 Fully Loaded as David
2011 Threat Level Midnight: The Movie (A Michael Scott Joint) as Drunk Man in Bar
2011 Paul as Gus
2010 Glory Daze(1 episode)
2010 Brother's Justice as Himself / Senior
2010 Neighbors from Hell(1 episode)
2010 The Perfect Game as Mac Thompkins
2009 Hank(7 episodes)
2009 Extract as Nathan
2009 My One and Only as Bill Massey
2009 The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard as Brent Gage
2009 Tosh.0(1 episode)
2009 The Goode Family(3 episodes)
2009 Tenure as Jay Hadley
2008 Kath & Kim(1 episode)
2008 Gary Unmarried(1 episode)
2008 Get Smart's Bruce and Lloyd Out of Control as Larabee
2008 Get Smart as Larabee
2008 Drillbit Taylor as Frightened Dad
2008 Semi-Pro as Commissioner
2007 The Comebacks as Lambeau "Coach" Fields
2007 Pushing Daisies(1 episode)
2007 Chuck(1 episode) as Crazy Bob
2007 Balls of Fury as Rick The Birdmaster
2007 Reno 911!: Miami as Sheriff of Aspen
2006 Unaccompanied Minors as Ernie
2006 Let's Go to Prison as Shanahan
2006 Snakes on a Plane as Rick
2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby as Hershell
2006 Barnyard as Dag the Coyote (voice)
2006 Psych(1 episode) as Leslie Valerie Sally
2006 Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector as Donnie
2006 Hannah Montana(1 episode)
2005 Waiting... as Dan
2005 Daltry Calhoun as Doyle Earl
2005 Thank You for Smoking as Bobby Jay Bliss
2005 The 40 Year Old Virgin as Dad at Health Clinic
2005 The Dukes of Hazzard as Cooter Davenport
2005 The Office(10 episodes)
2005 American Dad!(4 episodes)
2004 Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie as Champ Kind
2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy as Champion 'Champ' Kind
2003 My Boss's Daughter as Speed
2003 Reno 911!(2 episodes)
2003 Real Time with Bill Maher(1 episode)
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(2 episodes)
2003 A Guy Thing as Buck
2002 Waking Up in Reno as Bell Hop
2002 Still Standing(8 episodes)
2002 Run Ronnie Run as Clay
2002 Monk(2 episodes)
2002 Whatever Happened to... Robot Jones?(26 episodes)
2002 The Third Wheel as Carl
2002 Greg the Bunny(1 episode)
2001 Out Cold as Stumpy
2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm(1 episode)
2000 Dropping Out as Henry
1999 Freaks and Geeks(1 episode) as Iron Horse Restaurant Waiter
1999 Get Real(1 episode)
1999 Dill Scallion as Bubba Pearl
1998 Dirty Work as Anton Phillips
1996 The Jamie Foxx Show(1 episode)
1992 Mad About You(1 episode)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(2 episodes)
1975 Saturday Night Live(20 episodes) as Various
1900 The Naked Trucker and T-Bones Show(8 episodes)

Production

1900 The Naked Trucker and T-Bones Show(8 episodes) … Producer

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