Jack McBrayer

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Jack McBrayer
McBrayer smiling
McBrayer in New York, March 10, 2007
Born (1973-05-27) May 27, 1973 (age 50)
Occupation(s)Actor, comedian
Years active1999–present[1]

Jack McBrayer (born May 27, 1973) is an American comedic actor. He became famous after appearing many times on Late Night with Conan O'Brien. He won some Emmy Awards.[2] He starred as the title character, Wander, in the Disney Channel original series Wander Over Yonder. He also appeared in the films such as Despicable Me (2010), and other.

Early life[change | change source]

McBrayer was born in Macon, Georgia, and moved to Conyers, Georgia when he was 15. He studied theater administration at the University of Evansville,[3] worked at The Second City and IO Theater (1995–2002),[3] an experience that introduced him to 30 Rock creator Tina Fey and prepared him "100%" for his role on her show.[1]

Personal life[change | change source]

He is also good friends with actress Tina Fey.[4]

Filmography[change | change source]

Movies[change | change source]

Year Film Role Notes
2004 Blackballed: The Bobby Dukes Story Stuart Applebaum
2005 The Baxter Elliot's friend Uncredited
2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby Glenn
2007 Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story DJ
2008 Forgetting Sarah Marshall Darald
2009 Spring Breakdown Stage Manager
2010 Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore Chuck
2010 Despicable Me Tourist Father / Carnival Games Worker Voice only
2011 Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Himself
2012 Wreck-It Ralph Fix-It Felix Jr. Voice only
2012 A Thousand Words Starbucks Barista
2012 The Campaign Mr. Mendenhall
2013 Movie 43 Brian Segment "iBabe"
2013 The To Do List Hillcrest Manager
2013 Savannah Sir Graham
2013 Planes Car-Bug Filming
2014 Cooties Filming
2014 Planes 2: Fire & Rescue Car-Bug Filming
2015 Wreck-It Ralph 2 Fix-It Felix Jr. Voice only

Television[change | change source]

Year Show Role Notes
1999 Early Edition Teddy, Rehearsal Dinner Toaster Episode: "The Out-of-Towner"
2002–2004 Late Night with Conan O'Brien Various
2005 Weekends at the D.L. Soldier 1 episodes
2005–2006 Arrested Development Country Club Waiter 2 episodes
2006–2013 30 Rock Kenneth Parcell 139 episodes
2006 The Colbert Report Kevin Episode: "Will Power"
2008–present Yo Gabba Gabba! Himself
2009 The Electric Company Marlon Episode: "Abracadabra Cadabra Ca-Green!"
2009–present Phineas and Ferb Irving Voice Only
2010 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Best Man Episode: "Comedy"
2010 Ugly Americans Kong Episode: "Kong of Queens"
2010 Robotomy Frenemy Episode: "Frenemy"
2010 Kung Fu Panda Holiday Special Wo Hop Voice only
2011 Bob's Burgers Kevin / Marbles 2 episodes
2011 The Simpsons Ewell Freestone "Peach Guy" Episode: "The Great Simpsina"
2011 Conan Ghost / Drug Dealer / Conan 3 episodes
2011 Portlandia Zupan's Market Customer Episode: "Cool Wedding"
2011 Archer Randy Episode: "Bloody Ferlin"
2013 Wander Over Yonder Wander Voice only
2013 Nerdist Himself Guest appearance
2013 Bob's Burgers Kevin Voice only; Episode: "Boyz 4 Now"
2013 Drunk History Nixon Aide Haldeman 2 episodes
2013 The Middle Dr. Ted Goodman 3 episodes

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Jack McBrayer or Kenny the Page? 'Same thing,' says '30 Rock' star". Show Patrol (blog). ChicagoNow. October 9, 2009. Archived from the original on 2010-05-24. Retrieved 2014-01-12.
  2. "Academy of Television Arts and Sciences 61st Primetime Emmy Awards" (PDF) (Press release). Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. 2009-07-16. Retrieved 2010-11-13.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Itzkoff, Dave (2008-04-06). "Not-So-Alter Ego of Kenneth the Page, Still Soaking It In". The New York Times. Retrieved 2010-01-12.
  4. "Jack McBrayer or Kenny the Page? 'Same thing,' says '30 Rock' star". Show Patrol (blog). ChicagoNow. October 9, 2009. Archived from the original on 2010-05-24. Retrieved 2010-07-20.

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