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David Cross was born on April 4, 1964 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Arrested Development (2003), Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) and Megamind (2010). He has been married to Amber Tamblyn since October 6, 2012. They have one child. See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 6 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Arrested Development
Arrested Development Tobias Fünke
(2003-2018)
Megamind
Megamind Minion
(2010)
Kung Fu Panda 2
(2011)

Filmography

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 2018 Next Gen (filming)
Dr. Rice / Q-Bots (voice)
 2017 The Post (completed)
Howard Simons
 2003-2018 Arrested Development (TV Series)
Tobias Fünke
- Episode #5.2 (2018) ... Tobias Fünke
- Blockheads (2013) ... Tobias Fünke (credit only)
- Off the Hook (2013) ... Tobias Fünke
- Señoritis (2013) ... Tobias Fünke
- It Gets Better (2013) ... Tobias Fünke
 2016-2017 Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (TV Series)
Russ Snyder
- Kimmy Can't Help You! (2017) ... Russ Snyder
- Kimmy Sees a Sunset! (2016) ... Russ Snyder
- Kimmy Goes to a Hotel! (2016) ... Russ Snyder
- Kimmy Finds Her Mom! (2016) ... Russ Snyder
 2017 Pig Goat Banana Cricket (TV Series)
Thaddeus D. Actwell
- Steak Bus (2017) ... Thaddeus D. Actwell (voice)
 2015-2016 TripTank (TV Series)
Caller / Jack
- Green Out (2016) ... Caller (voice)
- Precipice of Yesterday (2015) ... Jack (voice)
 2016 We Bare Bears (TV Series)
Director
- The Audition (2016) ... Director (voice)
 2016 Folk Hero & Funny Guy
Chris DeRose
 2016 Kung Fu Panda 3
Crane (voice)
 2009-2016 The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret (TV Series)
Todd Margaret
- The Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret Part 1 (2016) ... Todd Margaret
- The Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret Part 2 (2016) ... Todd Margaret
- Todd Margaret Part 2 (2016) ... Todd Margaret
- The Decisions of Todd Margaret (2016) ... Todd Margaret
 2016 Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll (Short)
Crane (voice)
 2015 W/ Bob and David (TV Series)
David / Donnie / Mr. Reynolds / ...
- Episode #1.4 (2015) ... Donnie / David / Mr. Reynolds / ...
- Episode #1.3 (2015) ... James 'Shangy' Shangwell / Rick Shangwell / Chef Scooter Tysen / ...
- Episode #1.2 (2015) ... David / Screenwriter / Cop #1 / ...
- Episode #1.1 (2015) ... David / Drew Zimble / Judge Sandy Whistleton / ...
 2015 Pitch Perfect 2
Riff Off Host (as Sir Willups Brightslymoore)
 2015 Asylum (TV Mini-Series)
Juan Pablo
- Project Siren (2015) ... Juan Pablo
 2014 Dead Boss (TV Movie)
Derek Bridges
 2013-2014 The Heart, She Holler (TV Series)
Jacket
- Slaughter Me to Heaven (2014) ... Jacket
- WUWPs (2014) ... Jacket
- The Endginning (2013) ... Jacket
- Gamebored (2013) ... Jacket
- Hambrain Jan (2013) ... Jacket
 2014 Drunk History (TV Series)
Baron von Steuben
- Philadelphia (2014) ... Baron von Steuben
 2014 Maron (TV Series)
David Cross
- Marc's Family (2014) ... David Cross
 2014 Community (TV Series)
Hank Hickey
- Advanced Advanced Dungeons & Dragons (2014) ... Hank Hickey
 2014 Obvious Child
Sam
 2014 Rick and Morty (TV Series)
Prince Nebulon / Radio Voice
- M. Night Shaym-Aliens! (2014) ... Prince Nebulon / Radio Voice (voice)
 2013 The Gynotician (Short)
Gynotician
 2013 The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange (TV Series)
Moose
- Shakesparagus Speare (2013) ... Moose (voice)
 2013 Kill Your Darlings
Louis Ginsberg
 2012 Comedy Bang! Bang! (TV Series)
Chef Belini Pastafongoo
- Weird Al Yankovic Wears a Hawaiian Shirt (2012) ... Chef Belini Pastafongoo
 2012 It's a Disaster
Glen
 2012 First Look: Ultimate Teaser Trailer (Video short)
Trailer Actor
 2012 Mary Shelley's Frankenhole (TV Series)
John Belushi / Jim Belushi
- Robert Louis Stevenson's Belushi (2012) ... John Belushi / Jim Belushi (voice)
 2011-2012 Modern Family (TV Series)
Duane Bailey
- Little Bo Bleep (2012) ... Duane Bailey
- Hit and Run (2011) ... Duane Bailey
- Door to Door (2011) ... Duane Bailey
 2011 Archer (TV Series)
Noah
- Heart of Archness: Part III (2011) ... Noah (voice)
- Heart of Archness: Part II (2011) ... Noah (voice)
- Heart of Archness: Part I (2011) ... Noah (voice)
 2011 Soul Quest Overdrive (TV Series)
Bert
- Spaghetti (2011) ... Bert (voice)
- Golf (2011) ... Bert (voice)
- Meals on Wheels (2011) ... Bert (voice)
- Adoption (2011) ... Bert (voice)
- Pilot ... Bert (voice)
 2011 Kung Fu Panda 2
Crane (voice)
 2010-2011 Running Wilde (TV Series)
Andy Weeks
- Basket Cases (2011) ... Andy Weeks
- The Pre-Nup (2011) ... Andy Weeks
- Alienated (2011) ... Andy Weeks
- Jack's Back (2011) ... Andy Weeks
- One Step Forward (2010) ... Andy Weeks
 2011 Beastie Boys: Make Some Noise (Video short)
 2011 Demoted
Ken Castro
 2011 Megamind: The Button of Doom (Video short)
Minion (voice)
 2011 Fight for Your Right Revisited (Short)
Nathanial Hornblower
 2010 The Legend of Secret Pass
Loo (voice)
 2010 Kung Fu Panda Holiday (TV Short)
Crane (voice)
 2010 Megamind
Minion (voice)
 2007-2010 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (TV Series)
Lou, Ted Danson's Agent / Pussy Doodles Artist / Pizza Boy
- Greene Machine (2010) ... Lou, Ted Danson's Agent
- Innernette (2008) ... Pussy Doodles Artist
- Abstinence (2007) ... Pizza Boy
 2009/I Meltdown (Short)
Ham Sandwich (voice)
 2009 Comedy Showcase (TV Series)
Todd Margaret
 2009 Year One
Cain
 2009 Important Things with Demetri Martin (TV Series)
Co-Worker
- Chairs (2009) ... Co-Worker
 2008 Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five (Video short)
Crane (voice)
 2008 A Bad Situationist (Video)
Barry Winston
 2008 Futurama: The Beast with a Billion Backs (Video)
Yivo (voice)
 2008 Kung Fu Panda
Crane (voice)
 2008 Human Giant (TV Series)
Peter Burns
- She Be a Witch (2008) ... Peter Burns
 2002-2008 Aqua Teen Hunger Force (TV Series)
Happy Time Harry / Bert Banana
- Bible Fruit (2008) ... Bert Banana (voice, as Sir Willups Brightslymoore)
- The Last One (2003) ... Happy Time Harry (voice, as Sir Willups Brightslymoore)
- Dumber Dolls (2002) ... Happy Time Harry (voice, as Sir Willups Brightslymoore)
 2008 The Toe Tactic
Timmy (voice)
 2007 I'm in Hell (TV Movie)
Scott
 2007 Odd Job Jack (TV Series)
Julius J
- King Ho (2007) ... Julius J
 2007 Battle for Terra
Giddy (voice)
 2007 I'm Not There.
Allen Ginsberg
 2007 Clark and Michael (TV Series)
Driving Instructor
- Driving School (2007) ... Driving Instructor
 2007 The Grand
Larry Schwartzman
 2007 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Ronnie Chase
- Bombshell (2007) ... Ronnie Chase
 2005-2007 The Colbert Report (TV Series)
Russ Lieber
- Michael Steele (2007) ... Russ Lieber (uncredited)
- Paul Hackett (2006) ... Russ Lieber (uncredited)
- Michael Brown (2006) ... Russ Lieber (uncredited)
- Emily Yoffe (2006) ... Russ Lieber (uncredited)
- Paul Begala (2006) ... Russ Lieber (voice, uncredited)
 2007 Crashing
Space Station Man
 2006 Family Guy (TV Series)
Jerry Kirkwood
- Prick Up Your Ears (2006) ... Jerry Kirkwood (voice)
 2006 Freak Show (TV Series)
Benny / Primi / Various / ...
- Mohel-Me-Not: Part 1 (2006) ... Benny / Primi / Various (voice)
- Mohel-Me-Not: Part 2 (2006) ... Benny / Primi / Various (voice)
- Elections (2006) ... Benny / Primi / Various (voice)
- Separate But Equal (2006) ... Benny / Primi / Bob Hartsdale / ... (voice)
- Git to Gitten' (2006) ... Benny / Primi / Various (voice)
 2006 A Day in the Life of Nathaniel Hornblower (Video short)
Nathaniel Hornblower
 2006 Wonder Showzen (TV Series)
Storytime Hostage / Junkyard Jessip / T-Totaled Timbo
- Cooperation (2006) ... Storytime Hostage
- Horse Apples (2006) ... Junkyard Jessip
- Knowledge (2006) ... T-Totaled Timbo
 2006 O'Grady (TV Series)
Randy Harnisch
- Big Jerk on Campus (2006) ... Randy Harnisch (voice)
 2006 She's the Man
Gold
 2006 Curious George
Junior (voice)
 2005 Cheap Seats: Without Ron Parker (TV Series)
Dr. Gail Timlin
- Coney Island Hot Dog Eating Contest (2005) ... Dr. Gail Timlin
 2005 People Uncut (TV Series)
Comic - Himself
 2005 Tom Goes to the Mayor (TV Series)
Todd
- Calcucorn (2005) ... Todd (voice)
 2004 Halo 2 (Video Game)
Marine (voice)
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game)
Zero (voice)
 2003-2004 Oliver Beene (TV Series)
Narrator
- Babysitting (2004) ... Narrator (voice, uncredited)
- Trip to Coney Island (2004) ... Narrator (voice, uncredited)
- Catskills (2004) ... Narrator (voice, uncredited)
- Fallout (2004) ... Narrator (voice, uncredited)
- Superhero (2004) ... Narrator (voice, uncredited)
 2004 Pilot Season (TV Mini-Series)
Ben
- Episode #1.6 (2004) ... Ben
- Episode #1.1 (2004) ... Ben
 2003-2004 Crank Yankers (TV Series)
Ray Shanty / Benjamin Dubois
- Episode #2.22 (2004) ... Ray Shanty (voice)
- Episode #2.13 (2003) ... Benjamin Dubois (voice)
 2004 Channel Surfing (TV Movie) (voice)
 2003 The Work of Director Michel Gondry (Video)
The Turd (segment "One Day...")
 2003 Tom Goes to the Mayor Returns (Short)
David (voice)
 1999-2003 Just Shoot Me! (TV Series)
Donnie DiMauro / Donnie
- Donnie Redeemed (2003) ... Donnie DiMauro
- Donnie Returns (2000) ... Donnie
- Slow Donnie (1999) ... Donnie DiMauro
 2003 King of the Hill (TV Series)
Ward Rackley
- Witches of East Arlen (2003) ... Ward Rackley (voice)
 2003 Melvin Goes to Dinner
Seminar Leader
 2002 Men in Black II
Newton
 2002 Martin & Orloff
Dan Wassermann
 2002 Life Without Dick (Video)
Rex
 2002 Run Ronnie Run
Ronnie Dobbs / Pootie T / Chow Chow
 2001 Ain't It Cool News (TV Movie)
Pizza Eater at Geek Headquarters Round Table Discussion
 2001 One Day... (Short)
The Turd
 2001 Night of the Living Doo (TV Short)
David Cross (voice)
 2001 Home Movies (TV Series)
Guy in Grocery Store
- Brendon's Choice (2001) ... Guy in Grocery Store (voice)
 2001 Scary Movie 2
Dwight
 2001 Pootie Tang
Dennis
 2001 Dr. Dolittle 2
Dog / Animal Groupie #2 (voice)
 2001 Ghost World
Gerrold, the Pushy Guy - Record Collector
 2000 Chain of Fools
Andy
 2000 Strangers with Candy (TV Series)
Dr. Trepanning
- Is My Daddy Crazy? (2000) ... Dr. Trepanning
 1999 Who's the Caboose?
Jaded Guy
 1998-1999 Hercules (TV Series)
Fear
- Hercules and the Aetolian Amphora (1999) ... Fear (voice)
- Hercules and the Owl of Athens (1998) ... Fear (voice)
 1999 Can't Stop Dancing
Chapman
 1998 The Thin Pink Line
Tommy Dantsbury
 1998 Small Soldiers
Irwin Wayfair
 1996-1998 NewsRadio (TV Series)
David / Theo
- Chock (1998) ... David
- Houses of the Holy (1996) ... Theo
 1998 Mr. Show and the Incredible, Fantastical News Report (TV Movie)
Various Characters
 1997 Tenacious D: The Complete Master Works (TV Series)
Comic Dressed as Nun
- Angel in Disguise (1997) ... Comic Dressed as Nun
 1997 Men in Black
Morgue Attendant
 1996-1997 The Drew Carey Show (TV Series)
Earl
- Drew and the Unstable Element (1996) ... Earl
 1997 Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist (TV Series)
David
- Big Fat Slug (1997) ... David (voice)
 1996 Waiting for Guffman
UFO Expert
 1996 The Cable Guy
Sales Manager
 1996 The Truth About Cats & Dogs
Voice of Male Radio Caller / Bookstore Man
 1996 Mr. Show with Bob and David: Fantastic Newness (TV Movie)
David / Various Characters
 1995 The TV Wheel (TV Movie)
Various
 1995 A Bucket of Blood (TV Movie)
Charlie
 1995 Destiny Turns on the Radio
Ralph Dellaposa
 1994 Amelia Earhart: The Final Flight (TV Movie)
Reporter at Dock #2
 1993 The Ben Stiller Show (TV Series)
Boyfriend / Stage Manager
- A Few Good Scouts (1993) ... Boyfriend
- At the Beach (1993) ... Stage Manager (uncredited)
Show Show Writer (21 credits)
Show Show Producer (16 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (8 credits)
Show Show Director (4 credits)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (5 credits)
Show Show Self (88 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

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Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »

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2 Interviews | 4 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


Alternate Names:

Sir Willups Brightslymoore

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (2011)] This last film was literally, without question, the most unpleasant experience I've ever had in my professional life. It's safe to say I won't be working with some of those people ever again. Not the actors. And the director [Mike Mitchell] was great. We got along. There were a couple of people, though...it was just a really awful, unpleasant ... See more »

Trivia:

Attended Emerson College in Boston. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays oblivious or unaware characters See more »

Nickname:

Crossy

Star Sign:

Aries

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