Koechner, David 1962–

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KOECHNER, David 1962–

(Dave Koechner)


Born August 24, 1962, in Tipton, MO; married Leigh Morgan, June 27, 1998; children: Charlie, Margot. Education: Studied political science at the University of Missouri.

Addresses: AgentWilliam Morris Agency, One William Morris Place, Beverly Hills, CA 90212. Manager—J. P. Williams, Parallel Entertainment, 9255 Sunset Blvd., Suite 1040, Los Angeles, CA 90069.

Career: Actor. Appeared with Second City touring comedy troupe and with ImprovOlympic, Chicago, IL; Largo, Los Angeles, performed as T-Bones in the monthly show The Naked Trucker and T-Bones Show. Appeared in commercials.


Film Appearances:

Jay, It's Now … or NEVER!, 1995.

Director, Wag the Dog, New Line Cinema, 1997.

Anton Phillips, Dirty Work (also known as Sale boulot), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1998.

Bubba Pearl, Dill Scallion, The Asylum, 1999.

Copilot, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (also known as Austin Powers 2: The Spy Who Shagged Me), New Line Cinema, 1999.

National Enquirer reporter, Man on the Moon (also known as Der Mondmann), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1999.

Henry Johnson, Dropping Out, Bad Clam Productions/Flemington Pictures, 2000.

Virgil Doolittle, Whatever It Takes, Columbia, 2000.

Stumpy, Out Cold, Buena Vista, 2001.

Uncle Hurley, Life without Dick, Columbia/TriStar, 2001.

Bellhop, Waking Up in Reno, Miramax, 2002.

Carl, The Third Wheel, Miramax, 2002.

Clay, Run Ronnie Run (also known as Run Ronnie Run! The Ronnie Dobbs Story: A Mr. Show Movie), New Line Cinema, 2002.

Guy in Fun Land television commercial, American Girl (also known as Confessions of an American Girl and Lifers' Picnic), 2002.

Buck Morse, A Guy Thing, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 2003.

Speed, My Boss's Daughter, Dimension Films, 2003.

Steve, Soul Mates (short film), 2003.

Champ Kind, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (also known as Action News, Action Newsman, and Anchorman), DreamWorks, 2004.

Champ Kind, Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie (also known as Anchorman: Wake-Up Ron Burgundy and Wake Up Ron Burgundy), DreamWorks, 2004.

Bobby Jay Bliss, Thank You for Smoking, Fox Searchlight Pictures, 2005.

Cooter Davenport, The Dukes of Hazzard, Warner Bros., 2005.

Dan, Waiting, Lions Gate Films, 2005.

Darrell, Yours, Mine and Ours, Paramount, 2005.

Doyle Earl, Daltry Calhoun, Miramax, 2005.

Father at health clinic, The 40 Year Old Virgin, Universal, 2005.

Voice, Peter Cottontail: The Movie (animated), Alligator Planet/Classic Media/Kapow Pictures, 2005.

Balls of Fury, Rogue Pictures, c. 2005.

Herschel, Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (also known as High, Wide, and Handsome, Talladega Nights, and Untitled Will Ferrell NASCAR Comedy), Columbia, 2006.

Rick, Snakes on a Plane, New Line Cinema, 2006.

Shanahan, You Are Going to Prison, Strike Entertainment, 2006.

Surplus store clerk, Tenacious D in: The Pick of Destiny, New Line Cinema, 2006.

Voice of Dag the coyote, Barnyard (animated), Paramount, 2006.

Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector, Paramount, 2006.

Mr. Woodcock, New Line Cinema, 2006.

You, Me and Dupree, Universal, 2006.

Television Appearances; Series:

Multiple roles, Saturday Night Live (also known as NBC's "Saturday Night," Saturday Night, and SNL), NBC, 1995–96.

Multiple roles, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, NBC, 1996–97.

Multiple roles, Late World with Zach, VH1, 2002.

Carl, a recurring role, Still Standing, CBS, 2002–2003.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Marshall, "Palm Springs, California," The Sweet Spot, Comedy Central, 2002.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Comic Relief American Comedy Festival, ABC, 1996.

Saturday Night Live: 25th Anniversary (also known as Saturday Night Live: 25th Anniversary Primetime Special), NBC, 1999.

Jerry Prastis, Gerald Tibbons, and other roles, Comedy Central Laughs for Life Telethon, Comedy Central, 2003.

(As Dave Koechner) Himself, Reel Comedy: The Dukes of Hazzard, Comedy Central, 2005.

Television Appearances; Awards Presentations:

Himself, Comedy Central Presents: The Commies (also known as The Commies), Comedy Central, 2003.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

(As Dave Koechner) Man, "Something about a Christmas Miracle," Something So Right, NBC, 1996.

Stephen Queen, "A Killer Ending," The Jamie Foxx Show, The WB, 1996.

Store clerk, "Uncle Phil and the Coupons," Mad about You (also known as Loved by You), NBC, 1997.

Charles, "Getting To Know You," Love Boat: The Next Wave, UPN, 1998.

Joe, "See Dharma Run," Dharma & Greg, ABC, 1999.

Lance, "Norm vs. the Oldest Profession," Norm (also known as The Norm Show), ABC, 2000.

Waiter at Iron Horse Restaurant, "Carded and Discarded," Freaks and Geeks, NBC, 2000.

Jerry Prastis, Late Friday, NBC, 2001.

Gerald "T-Bone" Tibbons, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, NBC, 2002.

Joseph, "Mary, Joseph, and Larry," Curb Your Enthusiasm, HBO, 2002.

Paintball instructor, "Jewel Heist," Greg the Bunny, Fox, 2002.

Gerald "T-Bone" Tibbons, Real Time with Bill Maher, HBO, 2003.

Bouncer, "Revenge of Mike Powers," Reno 911!, Comedy Central, 2005.

(In archive footage) Joseph, "The End," Curb Your Enthusiasm, HBO, 2005.

Todd Packer, "Christmas Party," The Office (also known as The Office: An American Workplace), NBC, 2005.

Todd Packer, "Sexual Harassment," The Office (also known as The Office: An American Workplace), NBC, 2005.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Jack, Out There, ABC, 1997.

Roger, Get Real, 1999.

Dan and Don, Why Blitt?, Fox, 2003.

Man on roof, Reno 911!, Comedy Central, 2003.

Wanda at Large, Fox, 2003.


Writings for the Stage:

With others, author of The Naked Trucker and T-Bones Show, and author of other material.



Variety, July 16, 2001, p. 36.

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