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Danny McBride

 

Daniel Richard "Danny" McBride (born December 29, 1976) is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and producer. McBride was born in Statesboro, Georgia and raised in Fredericksburg, Virginia, where he attended Courtland High School. In 2006, he played one of the lead roles in the low-budget comedy film The Foot Fist Way, which he wrote with friends and frequent collaborators Jody Hill and Ben Best. McBride appeared as a guest on Late Night with Conan O'Brien on February 26, 2008 as the character Fred Simmons of The Foot Fist Way. McBride has appeared in supporting roles in the comedy films Hot Rod, The Heartbreak Kid, Pineapple Express, Tropic Thunder, Observe and Report, and Your Highness. He created and stars in the HBO sitcom Eastbound & Down, about a washed up former major league baseball player with anger management issues, also a collaboration with Hill and Best. The teachers that appear in the series are teachers that McBride actually had in high school

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Lindsay Lohan -- Danny McBride Wants You!

Lindsay Lohan
Danny McBride Wants YOU!

Lindsay Lohan was such a pro on the set of "Eastbound & Down" ... its star Danny McBride wants to take her talents with him ... to a show he's developing for HBO. Sources close to LL tell TMZ… READ MORE >

Danny McBride -- Rushed to ER ... After Roller Skating Fiasco During 'Eastbound & Down' Scene

Danny McBride
Rushed to ER After Roller Skating Fall During 'Eastbound & Down' Scene

Danny McBride was rushed to a hospital in North Carolina today ... after he slipped and fell during a ROLLER SKATING SESSION ... while shooting a scene for "Eastbound & Down," TMZ has learned.… READ MORE >

- 521 days ago
New Movie INFURIATES Friends of REAL Bomb Victim

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'30 Mins or Less' INFURIATES Friends of REAL Bomb Victim

Jesse Eisenberg's new movie about a pizza delivery boy who's abducted, outfitted with a bomb, and forced to rob a bank ... is PISSING OFF friends of a man who was killed under VERY similar… READ MORE >

- 1230 days ago
Real-Life Warlock -- Boycott Natalie Portman's Movie

Real-Life Warlock
Boycott Natalie Portman's Movie

Charlie Sheen just caught a break -- because TMZ has learned, the real-life warlock he pissed off last month has focused his wrath on a fresh target ... the new Natalie Portman comedy "Your… READ MORE >

- 1347 days ago
Danny McBride -- Police Incident In Georgia

Danny McBride
Police Incident In Georgia

Danny McBride went bar hopping in Georgia last night ... and wound up at a local police station ... but TMZ has learned the "Eastbound and Down" star was ONLY guilty ... of being awesome. McBride… READ MORE >

- 1366 days ago
Kenny Powers -- The End Is Near

Kenny Powers
The End Is Near

Ready for some GOOD news, BAD news? Here's the good news ... Danny McBride says he just started writing Season 3 of "Eastbound and Down!" And now for the bad news ... Danny recently hinted Season… READ MORE >

- 1369 days ago
Kenny Powers to Mullet -- You're F***ing Out!

Kenny Powers to Mullet
You're F***ing Out!

We're fully aware that Kenny Powers is only an HBO character -- but seeing "Eastbound and Down'" star Danny McBride without his trademark "business in the front, party in the back" hair style… READ MORE >

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