Daniel Richard McBride is an American actor, screenwriter, producer and a standup comedian who was born in the year 1976, 29th December which makes his age 40 years now. HE is the co-creator as well as star cast in the show named Eastbound Down which started in the year 2009 and ended at 2013. He also has starred in comedy movies like Pineapple Express, tropic Thunder, Your Highness and This is the end. His bio includes the following information.
He was born in the city named Statesboro which is situated at Georgia. His mother’s name is Kathy Rudy. His stepfather used to work at Marine Corps Base Quantico as a civilian support. His ancestors are traced back to the Northern Ireland. His mother used to perform sermons in the church using puppets and he stated that his interest in telling stories is inspired by her mother. He was brought up in the city of Spotsylvania County Which is situated at Virginia. He graduated from Courtland High School and went to North Carolina School of Arts in North Carolina.
He has been married to Gia Ruiz in the year 2010; they got married in the Colony Palms Hotel situated at Palm Springs in California. The couple is blessed with a son whose name is Declan and was born in the year 2011.
Four years prior to marrying, he did a low budgeted movie named Foot Fist Way which was co-written by himself. He played the character of Simmons so as to promote the movie on Late Night With Conan O’Brien in the year 2008. He wrote and starred in the original HBO comedy series named Eastbound and Down where he acted as Kenny Powers who is a pitcher on a baseball team with anger management issues. The series was produced by Gary Sanchez Productions and the episode was broadcasted on 15th February 2015.
In the year 2009, it was brought to the light that it had renewed the series for a second season and in the year 2012, HBO had renewed for season four. Because of his role as Powers, he was offered with a chance to play professional baseball for Pensacola Pelicans which is a minor team in the baseball association. Since he is a writer as well, his witty quotes are famous on the internet among the youngsters.
In the year 2010, he signed an endorsement with the K-Swiss shoes and played the role of a roadie in the Tenacious D music Video in the year 2012. He also has made additional movie appearances like All The real Girls, Pineapple Express, Due Date UP, Tropic Thunder, Your Highness, Hot Rod, Land of the Lost, 30 Minutes or less. In the year 2014, he along with hill created and began filming the comedy television series named Vice Principles for HBO.
He has an estimated net worth to of 25 million USD according to present statistics. More of his info can be obtained from his Instagram and twitter account which he updates regularly for his well-wishers and fans. In total, he has been nominated for 12 different awards.