Biography

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Keegan-Michael Key (born March 22, 1971, height 6' 1" (1,85 m)) is an American actor and comedian best known for starring in the Comedy Central sketch series Key & Peele and for his six seasons as a cast member on MADtv.

Early life Key was born in Southfield, Michigan and raised in Detroit. His father is African-American and his mother is European-American. He was adopted as a child. In 1989 he graduated from Shrine Catholic High School in Royal Oak, Michigan. Key attended the University of Detroit as an undergraduate and earned his Master of Fine Arts at the Pennsylvania State University School of Theatre. While at The University of Detroit Mercy, he was a brother of Phi Kappa Theta.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Keegan-Michael Key (born March 22, 1971, height 6' 1" (1,85 m)) is an American actor and comedian best known for starring in the Comedy Central sketch series Key & Peele and for his six seasons as a cast member on MADtv.

Early life Key was born in Southfield, Michigan and raised in Detroit. His father is African-American and his mother is European-American. He was adopted as a child. In 1989 he graduated from Shrine Catholic High School in Royal Oak, Michigan. Key attended the University of Detroit as an undergraduate and earned his Master of Fine Arts at the Pennsylvania State University School of Theatre. While at The University of Detroit Mercy, he was a brother of Phi Kappa Theta.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 59

Birthday 1971-03-22

Place of Birth Southfield - Michigan - USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Keegan Michael Key

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Dolemite Is My Name! as Jerry Jones
Wendell and Wild as (voice)
2019 The Lion King as Kamari (voice)
2018 The Predator as Coyle
2018 Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation as Murray (voice)
2017 The Star as Dave (voice)
2017 Everything Is Terrible! Presents: The Great Satan
2017 Friends from College(8 episodes) as Ethan Turner
2017 The Disaster Artist as Himself
2017 Win It All
2017 The History of Comedy(8 episodes) as Himself
2016 Why Him? as Gustav
2016 Pigeon Toady's Guide to Your New Baby as Alpha Wolf (voice)
2016 Storks as Alpha Wolf (voice)
2016 Don't Think Twice as Jack
2016 The Angry Birds Movie as Judge Peckinpah (voice)
2016 Keanu as Clarence Goobril / Smoke Dresden
2016 Angie Tribeca(1 episode) as Helmut FröntBüt
2015 Freaks of Nature as Mr. Keller
2015 Supermansion(29 episodes) as American Ranger
2015 The Muppets(1 episode) as Himself
2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 as Murray (voice)
2015 Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter(1 episode)
2015 Vacation as Jack Peterson
2015 Tomorrowland as Hugo
2015 Teacher of the Year as Ronald Douche
2015 Hot Ones(2 episodes) as Himself
2015 Pitch Perfect 2 as Beca's Boss
2015 Welcome to Happiness as Proctor
2014 Comedy Central's All-Star Non-Denominational Christmas Special as Himself
2014 Horrible Bosses 2 as Mike
2014 Let's Be Cops as Pupa
2014 Playing House(26 episodes) as Mark Rodriguez
2014 Fargo(10 episodes) as Bill Budge
2014 The Lego Movie as Foreman Jim (voice)
2013 Rick and Morty(1 episode) as Fourth-Dimensional Being (voice)
2013 Hell Baby as F'resnel
2013 Afternoon Delight as Bo
2012 Wanderlust as Marcy’s Flunkie
2012 Key & Peele(58 episodes) as Various Characters
2011 Talking Dead(1 episode) as Himself
2011 Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star as Guinness Man
2011 Just Go with It as Ernesto
2010 Due Date as New Father
2010 Welcome to the Jungle Gym as Mike McKenzie
2010 Sons of Tucson(1 episode)
2009 Archer(1 episode) as Floyd
2009 Parks and Recreation(4 episodes) as Joe
2009 Parks and Recreation(1 episode) as Craig
2008 Role Models as Duane
2008 Chocolate News(1 episode)
2008 Gary Unmarried(37 episodes)
2005 How I Met Your Mother(1 episode) as Calvin
2004 Mr. 3000 as Reporter
2003 Uncle Nino as Stranger in Airport
2003 I'm with Her(1 episode)
2003 Reno 911!(6 episodes)
1995 MADtv(341 episodes)
1994 ER(1 episode)

Writing

Wendell and WildWriter
Untitled Jordan Peele & Keegan-Michael Key FilmWriter

Creator

2012 Key & PeeleCreator

Production

2016 KeanuProducer

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