Biography

Charlie Day is an American television and film actor, from Middletown, Rhode Island, best known for playing Charlie Kelly on It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

Besides playing Charlie Kelly on the hit FX television series It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, he is also the show's executive producer and one of its writers. He has also appeared on several other television shows such as Third Watch, Law & Order, and Reno 911!.

He appeared in New Line Cinema's Horrible Bosses in July 2011, opposite Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis, Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Aniston, Colin Farrell, and Jamie Foxx. He also had a role in the 2010 film Going the Distance, alongside Justin Long, Jason Sudeikis, and Drew Barrymore. In 2013, he voiced a character named Art in the Pixar animated film Monsters University and appeared in Guillermo del Toro's film Pacific Rim.

Day hosted the November 5, 2011 episode of Saturday Night Live (SNL) with Maroon 5 as the musical guest. He was the second cast member from It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia to host SNL (after Danny DeVito, though DeVito hosted SNL before It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia premiered). DeVito made a special appearance during Day's opening monologue.

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Charlie Day is an American television and film actor, from Middletown, Rhode Island, best known for playing Charlie Kelly on It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

Besides playing Charlie Kelly on the hit FX television series It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, he is also the show's executive producer and one of its writers. He has also appeared on several other television shows such as Third Watch, Law & Order, and Reno 911!.

He appeared in New Line Cinema's Horrible Bosses in July 2011, opposite Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis, Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Aniston, Colin Farrell, and Jamie Foxx. He also had a role in the 2010 film Going the Distance, alongside Justin Long, Jason Sudeikis, and Drew Barrymore. In 2013, he voiced a character named Art in the Pixar animated film Monsters University and appeared in Guillermo del Toro's film Pacific Rim.

Day hosted the November 5, 2011 episode of Saturday Night Live (SNL) with Maroon 5 as the musical guest. He was the second cast member from It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia to host SNL (after Danny DeVito, though DeVito hosted SNL before It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia premiered). DeVito made a special appearance during Day's opening monologue.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Charlie Day, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 37

Birthday 1976-02-09

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Charles Peckham Day

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Luis(10 episodes) as Richie
El Tonto as The Fool
2019 The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part as Benny the Spaceman (voice)
2018 The Cool Kids(1 episode) as Chet the Handyman
2018 Hotel Artemis as Acapulco
2018 Pacific Rim: Uprising as Dr. Newton Geiszler
2017 I Love You, Daddy as Ralph Kinder
2017 Fist Fight as Andy Campbell
2016 The Hollars as Jason
2016 The LEGO Movie 4D: A New Adventure as Benny (voice)
2015 The Late Show with Stephen Colbert(1 episode) as Himself
2015 Vacation as Chad
2015 Hot Ones(1 episode) as Himself
2014 Horrible Bosses 2 as Dale Arbus
2014 Party Central as Art (voice)
2014 The Lego Movie as Benny (voice)
2013 Pacific Rim as Dr. Newton Geiszler
2013 Monsters University as Art (voice)
2012 Unsupervised(1 episode) as Jesse Judge (Voice)
2011 Horrible Bosses as Dale Arbus
2010 Going the Distance as Dan Grant
2009 The Nightman Cometh: Live as Charlie Kelly
2008 A Quiet Little Marriage as Adam
2007 Danny DeVito & the Contract as Himself
2006 Love Thy Neighbor as Video Clerk
2005 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia(150 episodes) as Charlie Kelly
2005 American Dad!(1 episode) as Jon (Voice)
2003 Reno 911!(1 episode) as Inbred Twin
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(1 episode)
2002 Bad Company as Stoner (Uncredited)
2001 Campfire Stories as Joe
2001 Late Summer as Trevor
2000 Madigan Men(1 episode)
2000 Mary and Rhoda as Mailroom Kid
1999 Third Watch(5 episodes)
1990 Law & Order(1 episode)

Production

Boldly Going Nowhere(1 episode)Producer
2018 The Cool Kids(4 episodes)Executive Producer
2017 Fist FightExecutive Producer
2012 Unsupervised(13 episodes)Producer
2005 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia(110 episodes)Producer

Writing

Boldly Going Nowhere(1 episode)Writer
El TontoWriter
2018 The Cool Kids(1 episode)Writer
2005 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia(32 episodes)Writer

Creator

2018 The Cool KidsCreator

Directing

El TontoDirector

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