David Koechner | Biography

Posted On: 07 Jul, 2014


David Koechner | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth August 24, 1962
Age 54 Years 9 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Character actor
Wife/Spouse Leigh Koechnern
Girlfriend No
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Not Yet
Married Yes
Net Worth $5 Million Dollars
Height 6 feet 2 inches
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Sargent Koechner, Charlie Koechner, Margot Koechner, Eve Koechner, Audrey Koechner

Well known American actor and comedian David Koechner was born in August 24, 1962 in Tipton, Missouri. He was born as one of the son among six children to his parents Margaret Ann and Cecil Stephen Koechner. He was raised as a catholic in a middle class family. He is a student of political science who attended Benedictine College and the University of Missouri. In order to pursue a career in improvisational comedy, he moved to Chicago. At Chicago, he studied in Improv Olympic. After graduation in 1994, he joined The Second City comedy troupe in Chicago.

Right after the graduation, he joined Saturday Night Live with his friends Nancy Walls and Adam McKay. From 1996, he appeared in Late Night with Conan O'Brien till 1997. In the meantime, he appeared in many films like Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, Man on the Moon and Wag the Dog with minor roles. In 1999, he appeared in The Naked Trucker Show with his partner David 'Gruber' Allen. Similarly he gave many stage acts, off-color country songs and a mix of stand-up comedy which were very hit on the Hollywood Improv circuit. He was very much praised for his performance on Real Time with Bill Maher, Conan O'Brien and Jimmy Kimmel Live! In 2oo4, he appeared with his largest role in SNL-veteran Will Ferrell's Anchorman: The legend of Ron Burgundy. He was able to share two MTV Movie Award. After this movie, he got many offers and appeared in many films and movies with many small and supporting roles. His performance was very much praised in the films like Talladega Nights, Snakes on a Plane, The 40-Year-Old Virgin and Talladega Nights. In the same time, he made his voice acting debuted in 2006 by appearing in Barnyard as Dag. Right after that, he appeared with critically acclaimed satire, Thank You for Smoking. This film was able to bring a turning point in his career. After this film, he had a breakthrough in his career. He also appeared in NBC's The Office as Todd Packer, Hannah Montana as Uncle Earl and American Dad! As Dick. In 2007, he had his first leading role in The Comebacks.

In the same year, on January 17, 2007 he appeared in The Naked Trucker and T-Bones Show. In 2012, he presented himself in horror film Piranha 3DD. After this, he appeared in Anchorman 2: The legend Continues in the year 2013.

Talented comedian Koechner was married to Leigh Koechner. He has five children with his wife. Koechner has inked a tattoo in his right upper arm with the name of his wife and kids. Koechner is happily married and is unlikely to get divorce. Koecher is extremely handsome with dashing personality and good height. He is 6 feet 2 inches tall. He has an attractive seducing body with charismatic eyes. He is gentle and has kind heart even though he looks tough. Due to such qualities, he has numerous fans around the world among them he has most of the ladies fans.

He is one of the most demanding comedian and actor who loves visiting places and going for a tour. Koechner earns a handsome salary and has a net worth of $5 million dollars. He is also regarded as youth icon. Koechner has many searches in the internet which include his biography and pictures. He is also followed in his interview, wiki and in his personal sites. His fans can also tweet him in twitter. His fans are eagerly waiting for his new movies.