Daniel Richard McBride
Statesboro, Georgia, United States
Hollywood, Los Angeles, United States
Danny did his schooling from Courtland High School, Spotsylvania County, Virginia.
He studied drama at North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Actor, film producer and screenwriter
- Father – James Richard McBride
- Mother – Kathleen Marie Chaby
- Siblings – Liz McBride (Younger Sister), Emily McBride (Younger Sister), Jamie McBride (Cousin)
He is managed by Rough House Pictures.
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
91 kg or 201 pounds
Girlfriend / Spouse
Danny McBride dated –
- Gia Ruiz (2001-Present) – He started dating film art director Gia Ruiz during his teens and after dating for nine years, the two got married in October 2010. Their wedding took place at the Colony Palms Hotel in Palm Springs, California and the couple went for their honeymoon to Bora Bora. The couple have one child. Their son Declan was born in 2011.
Race / Ethnicity
He is of English, Scottish, Irish, Russian Jewish and German descent.
- Mullet (hairstyle) and later curly
- Choice of characters
- Sense of humor
His body specifications may be –
- Chest – 44 in or 112 cm
- Arms / Biceps – 15 in or 38 cm
- Waist – 39 in or 99 cm
Danny became a brand ambassador for K-Swiss shoes in 2010.
Best Known For
He is best-known for Pineapple Express (2008), The Foot Fist Way (2008), Up in the Air (2009), Your Highness (2011) and This Is the End (2013).
He is also known for HBO TV series Eastbound & Down (2009-2013).
He made his acting debut in 2003 with rom-com film All the Real Girls as Bust-Ass.
First TV Show
In 2007, Danny did his first television series titled Drunk History (Volume 3). He portrayed the character of George Washington.
His personal trainer is not known.
Danny McBride Favorite Things
- Movie – Mr. Mom (1983), Inception (2010)
- TV Series – The Real Housewives of Atlanta
- Drink – 5-Hour Energy (Energy drink)
- Place – Los Angeles
Source – Vanity Fair, IMDb
Danny McBride Facts
- McBride inherited his art of storytelling from his mother who used puppets while performing sermons in church.
- Danny has been a German (subject) substitute teacher before having a successful acting career.
- He has also worked at a candy stand just near the Fred Flintstone bumper cars at Virginia theme park Kings Dominion. He has said that he hated the job.
- He was seen as an eponymous roadie in the 2012 Roadie music video by Tenacious D.
- For his wedding, one of his close friends, schoolmate and Eastbound and Down and Fist Foot Way co-star Jody Hill was the best man.
- Danny is an amateur photographer and often uses his talent to photograph his kids using his Leica M Monochrom and Leica M cameras.
- He is an occasional marijuana user.
- Danny McBride’s childhood friend is David Gordon Green.
- You can follow him on Instagram and his ‘Parody Account’ on Twitter.