JOEL Mc HALE (Agent Campbell) is one of the most sought
after comedians and actors
in the industry. Joel can currently be seen hosting The Joel McHale Show with
Joel McHale on
Netflix for a half-hour topical series that takes a sharp, absurdist look at pop
culture and news
from across the globe. Most recently he can be seen playing former "Community"
Chevy Chase, in Netflix's A Futile & Stupid Gesture opposite Will Forte. He
wrapped the indie Assassination Nation for Sam Levinson. In 2015 McHale wrapped
twelfth and final season of E!'s "The Soup" in which he satirized pop culture
events. He is best known for his starring role on the hit comedy series
ended its sixth season on Yahoo after five seasons on NBC.
Earlier this year, he starred in "The Great Indoors" on CBS, where he played
renowned adventure reporter who took a desk job in the digital department of a
McHale was also seen last year on Fox's revival of "The X-Files," where he
conservative news anchor. Other starring feature roles include A Merry Friggin'
opposite Robin Williams, the Jerry Bruckheimer-produced supernatural thriller
From Evil, the Warner Bros' romantic comedy Blended alongside Adam Sandler and
Barrymore, Seth MacFarlane's comedy smash Ted, What's Your Number?, David
Big Year, and Steven Soderbergh's The Informant. In 2014, McHale hosted the
House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington D.C. He also hosted the
In the fall of 2016 McHale released his first book through Putnam Penguin,
The Money: How to Use My Life Story To Become The Best Joel McHale You Can Be,
part memoir part self-help guide.
Born in Rome and raised in Seattle, Washington, McHale was a history major at
University of Washington where he also was a member of their championship
team. He received his Master's of Fine Arts from UW's Actor's Training Program.
McHale lives in Los Angeles with his wife and two sons.