Daniel Richard McBride (born December 29, 1976) is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, and director. He starred in the HBO television series Eastbound & Down, Vice Principals, and The Righteous Gemstones, the first two of which he co-created with frequent collaborator Jody Hill. He has starred in films such as The Foot Fist Way (2006), Hot Rod (2007), Pineapple Express (2008), Tropic Thunder (2008), Up in the Air (2009), Your Highness (2011), This Is the End (2013), and Alien: Covenant (2017). He has done voice acting for Despicable Me (2010), Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011), The Angry Birds Movie, Sausage Party (both 2016), and The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019).
McBride has been married to art director Gia Ruiz since October 15, 2010. They have a son and a daughter. He lives with his family in Charleston, South Carolina.
McBride was born in Statesboro, Georgia. His mother, Kathy Rudy, and his stepfather both work at Marine Corps Base Quantico, as civilian support. McBride has Irish, Scottish, English and Jewish heritage. He was raised Baptist. His mother performed sermons in church using puppets, and McBride stated that his "interest in telling stories comes from her". He was raised in Spotsylvania County, Virginia, where he graduated from Courtland High School and attended University of North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and became one of the "Three Flavas" along with director Jody Hill and Kris Baucom.
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The third film in the series was released. Laurie Strode and Michael Krueger's story is over.
The Angry Birds Movie 3
When Red figures out there are more islands out there from Bird Island, Pig Island, and Eagle Island. But when the birds and pigs hear a rumble from the ground, their continents and other islands star...
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The Angry Birds Movie 2
When a green pig suggests that Red, Chuck, Bomb, and the rest of their feathered friends unite to fight a common threat, they are surprised. Birds from an island covered in ice are planning to destroy...
The Righteous Gemstones
The story of a televangelist family with a history of deviance, greed and charitable work, all in the name of Jesus, is told in this book.
During a time of transition in the industry, a young actor arrives in Hollywood in 1969.
Laurie Strode comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago, in a new movi...
Dundee: The Son of a Legend Returns Home
Brian is trying to find his father in the Australian Outback.
The Legacy of a Whitetail Deer Hunter
A star of hunting videos strives to bond with his 12-year-old son on a wilderness trip but learns familial connections can't be forced.
Set in the midst of the 2009 housing crisis, the life of Cassie Fowler, a single mother and struggling realtor, goes off the rails when she witnesses a murder.
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Master Class: Ridley Scott
An in-depth look at the making of the film and broken into four parts that can be watched separately (i.e Story, Characters, Setting and Creatures). This piece features a host of cast and crew intervi...
The Disaster Artist
An aspiring actor in Hollywood meets an enigmatic stranger by the name of Tommy Wiseau, the meeting leads the actor down a path that nobody could have predicted, creating the worst movie ever made.
Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship 'Covenant' discovers what is thought to be an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world—which has...
Alien: Covenant - Prologue: Last Supper
The Covenant is a Weyland colonization ship that is going to a remote planet to form a new human settlement. A group of people, including Walter, enjoy a final meal before sleep.
A respected but uncertified tattoo artist is the focus of Tarantula, which is located at the Tierra Chula Resident Hotel. There are tales of misadventures with the other residents as they partake in p...
In the wake of his big brother's violent death, 13-year-old Dayveon struggles to find his way in an economically depressed Arkansas town. With no parents and few role models around, Dayveon is torn be...
In Dubious Battle
The California apple country has 900 migratory workers. The group takes on a life of its own. Jim Nolan's ideals were the basis of the strike.
Alien: Covenant - Prologue: Crew Messages
Crew Messages are a series of five transmissions recorded by members (Daniels, Oram, Rosenthal, Lopé and Tennessee) of the Covenant's crew for broadcast home to their families.
Alien: Covenant - Prologue: She Won't Go Quietly
"She Won't Go Quietly" depicts Daniels having to combat a Xenomorph that is loose aboard the Covenant. The video is notable in that (unlike the majority of the short films created for both Prometheus ...
Alien: Covenant - Prologue: Phobos
Several members of the crew for the upcoming Covenant colony mission are subjected to psychological tests to evaluate their suitability for the expedition.
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It is not her first talk show, but it is the first of its kind. She is interested in ideas, people and places.
The story of a high school that was close to being run by the vice principals.
Frank leads a group of supermarket products on a quest to discover the truth about their existence and what really happens when they leave the grocery store.
The Angry Birds Movie
There are birds on the island. Red, Chuck, and the Bomb have always been outsiders. When the island is visited by mysterious green piggies, it is up to these unlikely outcasts to figure out what the p...
A night guard is working. The biggest bank heists in American history have been organized.
A family's home movies document a desperate crime spree and the bid to outrun the consequences. Born from a colossal trove of innocuous uploads to YouTube, Fraud is an impressionistic meta-fiction th...
Biblical archaeologist Don Verdean is hired by a local church pastor to find faith-promoting relics in the Holy Land. But after a fruitless expedition he is forced to get creative in this comedy of fa...
Hell & Back
Two friends are going to help each other.
Manglehorn is an old man in a small town. He nurses his sick cat and eats at the same place every day. Manglehorn is an ex-con who gave up the woman of his dreams for a big job 40 years ago. He is obs...
A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and re-connects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watchdog assigned t...
Hot Sugar's Cold World
Hot Sugar is in a mess. Considered a modern-day Mozart, the young electronic musician/producer records sounds from everyday life, from hanging up payphone receivers to Hurricane Sandy rain. When she d...
The Sound and the Fury
The Compson siblings lived in the deep south during the early 20th century.
Smoke and Mirrors: The Story of Tom Savini
Tom Savini is one of the greatest special effects artists of all time, but little is known about his personal life. Tom's personal life as well as his amazing career have been covered in a feature len...
Rock the Kasbah
A young girl is found by a washed-up music producer. When jealousy gets the better of a disgruntled ex-boyfriend, he decides to oppose the young star with talent of his own.
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Off Camera with Sam Jones
Sam Jones sits down with the professionals of television and movies, and other celebrities, to discuss their development before fame, their passions beyond their careers, and gives them a space to ope...
After missing out on a hugely successful business, Nathan Flomm assumed a new identity on Martha's Vineyard. His former business partner is moving to the same town.
This Is the End
Many celebrities are at a party at James Franco's house.
As I Lay Dying
"As I Lay Dying" is the story of the death of Addie Bundren and her family's quest to honor her last wish to be buried in Jefferson.
Indifferent to the notion of inheriting his father's estate, a restless, aging New Yorker passes time with his friends in games of mock sincerity, irreverence, and recreational cruelty towards those a...
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Kung Fu Panda 2
Po is protecting the Valley of Peace with his friends and fellow kung fu masters. The emergence of a formidable villain who plans to use a secret, unstoppable weapon to conquer China and destroy kung ...
The likeable, down-to-earth duo of Mondo and Woodie live out their California dreams in the colorful beach community of Playa Del Toro, where the likeable, down-to-earth duo search out the craziest pa...
30 Minutes or Less
Two criminals kidnap a pizza delivery guy, strap a bomb to his chest, and advise him that he has only a few hours to rob a bank.
A fantasy movie about an arrogant, lazy prince and his heroic brother who must complete a quest in order to save their father's kingdom.
Fight for Your Right Revisited
The 1982 film Fight for Your Right featured the "Young" Beastie Boys from the past and Jack Black. The "old" Beastie Boys will be played by Will and Reilly. Fight for Your Right ended. The band's seco...
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To be present for the birth of his first child, Peter Highman must travel across the US in five days. He was put on the no-fly list after his wallet and luggage were stolen. An actor rides with Peter....
O'Brien hosted the show.
He lives up to his reputation when he comes up with a plan to steal the moon. After three orphans land in his care, he has a hard time staying on task.
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Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon is an American late-night talk show airing weeknights at 12:35 am Eastern/11:35 pm Central on NBC in the United States. The hour-long show premiered on March 2, 2009, and ...
Eastbound & Down
Years after he turned his back on his hometown, a burned-out major league ball player returns to teach physical education at his old middle school.
A group of Star Wars fans traveled to George Lucas' Skywalker Ranch in 1999 to see a screening of The Phantom Menace for a dying friend.
Up in the Air
Ryan Bingham is a corporate downsizing expert who spends his life in planes, airports, and hotels, but just as he is about to reach a milestone of ten million frequent flyer miles, he meets a woman wh...
Observe and Report
Barnhardt was called into action to stop the flasher from turning the mall into a peep show. A police detective is brought in to close the case when Barnhardt can't bring the culprit to justice.
Land of the Lost
He was on his most recent expedition. A research assistant and a redneck survivalist are sucked into a space-time vortex by Rick Marshall. In this alternate universe, the trio befriend a primate named...
Three kids hire a low-budget bodyguard to protect them from a playground bully who is just a homeless beggar and a thief.
The memoir of a Vietnam veteran called " Four Leaf" is being made into a film, but the director can't control the cast. Behind schedule and over budget, Cockburn is ordered by a studio executive to ge...
A stoner and his dealer are on the run after the pothead witnessed a cop commit a murder.
The Heartbreak Kid
Eddie finally said "I do" to the beautiful and sexy Lila. During their honeymoon in Mexico, the woman of his dreams turns out to be a total nightmare, and the guy who could never shoot her realized he...
Two co- dependent high school seniors are forced to deal with anxiety separation after their plan to stage a booze-soaked party goes awry.
The Sins of the Nude
An intimate and disturbing glimpse into the life of a film critic, played out in a lonely hotel room on a rainy spring evening.
Even though Rod is prone to accidents, performing stunts is a way of life for him. Poor Rod can't get any respect from Frank, who beats him up in weekly sparring matches. Rod will kick Frank's butt wh...
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Attack of the Show!
Attack of the Show! used to be on G4 Canada Fuel TV, How to Channel, and Maxxx. Some of the people who hosted episodes were Kevin Pereira, Sarah Lane, Alison Haislip, and Candace Bailey. New technolog...
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A group of young kids come to grips with a hard world of choices and consequences in the film "George Washington". A member of the group dies during a game. The film follows the kids as they struggle ...
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