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Joel McHale

Born: 1971

Biography

Joel Edward McHale (born November 20, 1971) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, television producer, television personality, and voice artist. He is best known for hosting The Soup and for his role as Jeff Winger on Community. He voiced Elliot in Open Season 2, filling in for Ashton Kutcher. He also appeared in Spider-Man 2 in a cameo appearance as bank manager Mr. Jacks, CSI: Miami as Greg Welsh, and Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World as Wilbur.
Known For Acting
Gender Male
Place of Birth Rome, Lazio, Italy

Resources

Movies

Spider-Man 2

Mr. Jacks in Spider-Man 2

The Informant!

Robert Herndon in The Informant!

Open Season 2

Elliot (Voice) in Open Season 2

What's Your Number?

Roger the Boss in What's Your Number?

Ted

Rex in Ted

The Big Year

Barry Loomis in The Big Year

Spy Kids: All the Time in the World

Wilbur Wilson in Spy Kids: All the Time in the World

Blended

Mark in Blended

Deliver Us from Evil

Butler in Deliver Us from Evil

A Merry Friggin' Christmas

Boyd Mitchler in A Merry Friggin' Christmas

Adult Beginners

Hudson in Adult Beginners

The Mighty T

Narrator in The Mighty T

A Futile and Stupid Gesture

Chevy Chase in A Futile and Stupid Gesture

The Human Face of Big Data

Narrator in The Human Face of Big Data

Assassination Nation

Nick Mathers in Assassination Nation

Stuck

Judge Lepetri in Stuck

The Happytime Murders

Agent Campbell in The Happytime Murders

Game Over, Man!

Joel McHale in Game Over, Man!

Brooks McBeth: This Ain't Shakespeare

Himself - Special Guest in Brooks McBeth: This Ain't Shakespeare

Trouble

Norbert (voice) in Trouble

Joel McHale: Live from Pyongyang

Self in Joel McHale: Live from Pyongyang

Psych 2: Lassie Come Home

Lassiter's Father in Psych 2: Lassie Come Home

Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion's Revenge

Johnny Cage (voice) in Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion's Revenge

Becky

Jeff in Becky

Happily

Tom in Happily

Harmontown

Self in Harmontown

The Onion Movie

Office Worker in The Onion Movie

Queenpins

Rick in Queenpins

All in Washington: A Concert for COVID-19 Relief

in All in Washington: A Concert for COVID-19 Relief

Roll Up Your Sleeves

Self in Roll Up Your Sleeves

Mortal Kombat Legends: Battle of the Realms

Johnny Cage (voice) in Mortal Kombat Legends: Battle of the Realms

Lords of Dogtown

TV Reporter in Lords of Dogtown

Community Table Read

Jeff Winger in Community Table Read

California King

in California King

Parachute

Jamie Collins in Parachute

Untitled Community Movie

Jeff Winger in Untitled Community Movie

Mortal Kombat Legends: Cage Match

Johnny Cage (voice) in Mortal Kombat Legends: Cage Match

Mini's First Time

Host in Mini's First Time

Dark Harbor

Greg in Dark Harbor

The Seven Faces of Jane

Michael in The Seven Faces of Jane

We Brought Back MST3K

Self in We Brought Back MST3K

It's a Wonderful Knife

David Carruthers in It's a Wonderful Knife

I Am Phenomenal

Bill Winger in I Am Phenomenal

Office Race

Spencer in Office Race

Attack of the Doc!

in Attack of the Doc!

Better Off

in Better Off

Cine Docs: Community

Himself/Jeff Winger (archive footage) in Cine Docs: Community

Tim Travers & the Time Travelers Paradox

James Bunratty in Tim Travers & the Time Travelers Paradox

Mystery Science Theater 3000: At the Earth's Core

Doug McClure in Mystery Science Theater 3000: At the Earth's Core

TV Shows

Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Himself in Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Battlestar Galactica

Himself in Battlestar Galactica

The View

Self in The View

The Huntress

Quicky the Clown in The Huntress

Almost Live!

Self / Various in Almost Live!

Pushing Daisies

Harold Hundin in Pushing Daisies

E!'s 101

Self in E!'s 101

The IT Crowd

Roy in The IT Crowd

CSI: Miami

Greg Welch in CSI: Miami

Last Comic Standing

Himself in Last Comic Standing

Oliver Beene

in Oliver Beene

Will & Grace

Ian in Will & Grace

The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien

Himself in The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien

Community

Jeff Winger in Community

Web Soup

Himself in Web Soup

The Soup

Self - Host in The Soup

Billy on the Street

Self in Billy on the Street

Iron Chef America

Himself in Iron Chef America

The Late Late Show with James Corden

Self in The Late Late Show with James Corden

The Great Indoors

Ashley Jack Gordon in The Great Indoors

Join or Die with Craig Ferguson

in Join or Die with Craig Ferguson

The Gong Show

Self - Judge in The Gong Show

The F Word

Self in The F Word

Lip Sync Battle

Self in Lip Sync Battle

The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale

Self - Host in The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale

Match Game

Self - Panelist in Match Game

Rick and Morty

Hemorrhage (voice) in Rick and Morty

The Masked Singer

Self - Guest Panelist in The Masked Singer

Santa Clarita Diet

Chris in Santa Clarita Diet

Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television

Joel McHale in Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television

The Rookie

Brad Hayes in The Rookie

RuPaul's Drag Race

Himself - Judge in RuPaul's Drag Race

Card Sharks

Self - Host in Card Sharks

Milo Murphy's Law

Victor (voice) in Milo Murphy's Law

What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage

in What Just Happened??! with Fred Savage

Lights Out with David Spade

Self - Panelist in Lights Out with David Spade

BoJack Horseman

Alex (voice) in BoJack Horseman

Sons of Anarchy

Warren in Sons of Anarchy

black-ish

Joel McHale in black-ish

Real Time with Bill Maher

Himself in Real Time with Bill Maher

Tiger King

Self - Host in Tiger King

Dummy

Agent Jason in Dummy

The X-Files

Tad O'Malley in The X-Files

The Twilight Zone

in The Twilight Zone

Dimension 404

Mr. Maker in Dimension 404

Running Wild with Bear Grylls

Self in Running Wild with Bear Grylls

Conan

Self in Conan

Medical Police

Joel McHale in Medical Police

LIVE with Kelly and Mark

Self - Guest in LIVE with Kelly and Mark

Fast Foodies

Self in Fast Foodies

Crime Scene Kitchen

Self - Host in Crime Scene Kitchen

The View

Self - Guest in The View

Will & Grace

Phil in Will & Grace

The Marriage Ref

Self - Panelist in The Marriage Ref

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Self in Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Diagnosis: Murder

Richard in Diagnosis: Murder

Straight Up Steve Austin

Self in Straight Up Steve Austin

Josh Gates Tonight

Self in Josh Gates Tonight

Late Night with Seth Meyers

Self in Late Night with Seth Meyers

Mystery Science Theater 3000

Doug McClure in Mystery Science Theater 3000

Love, Death & Robots

Sergeant Morris (voice) in Love, Death & Robots

The Bear

NYC Chef in The Bear

DC's Stargirl

Sylvester Pemberton / Starman in DC's Stargirl

Celebrity Beef

Self - Host in Celebrity Beef

Regular Show

DVD (voice) in Regular Show

DC's Stargirl

Sylvester Pemberton in DC's Stargirl

Water And Power

Joel McHale in Water And Power

Animal Control

Frank Shaw in Animal Control

The $100,000 Pyramid

Self in The $100,000 Pyramid

Password

Self - Celebrity Guest in Password

Comedy Bang! Bang!

Self in Comedy Bang! Bang!

Celebrity Prank Wars

Self in Celebrity Prank Wars

Dr. Ken

Ross in Dr. Ken

I Can See Your Voice

in I Can See Your Voice

Is It Cake?

Self - Judge in Is It Cake?

The Late Late Show with James Corden

Self - Guest in The Late Late Show with James Corden

House of Villains

Self - Host in House of Villains

Krapopolis

Games Commentator (voice) in Krapopolis

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Self in The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja

First Ninja (voice) in Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja

The Great American Baking Show

Self in The Great American Baking Show

The Jennifer Hudson Show

Self in The Jennifer Hudson Show

The Kelly Clarkson Show

Self in The Kelly Clarkson Show

Thank God You're Here

Self in Thank God You're Here

Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen

Self - Guest in Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen

I Can See Your Voice

Self - Guest Host in I Can See Your Voice

To Tell the Truth

Self - Panelist in To Tell the Truth