Person Details

Birthday: 1971-03-22 15:18:40

Aliases: Keegan Michael Key

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Southfield - Michigan - USA

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Movie Involvements: 11

TV Involvements: 8


Most Famous Work

Biography

Keegan-Michael Key (born March 22, 1971, height 6' 1" (1,85 m)) is an American actor and comedian best known for starring in the Comedy Central sketch series Key & Peele and for his six seasons as a cast member on MADtv. Early life Key was born in Southfield, Michigan and raised in Detroit. His father is African-American and his mother is European-American. He was adopted as a child. In 1989 he graduated from Shrine Catholic High School in Royal Oak, Michigan. Key attended the University of Detroit as an undergraduate and earned his Master of Fine Arts at the Pennsylvania State University School of Theatre. While at The University of Detroit Mercy, he was a brother of Phi Kappa Theta.

Most Famous Work

The Lion King
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7

The Lion King

(2019) Kamari (voice)
All the Bright Places
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8

All the Bright Places

(2020) Mr. Embry
Fargo
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8

Fargo

(2014) Bill Budge
Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey
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7
Get Out
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8

Get Out

(2017) NCAA Prospect (uncredited)
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance
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8

The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance

(2019) skekZok (The Ritual Master) (voice)
Samurai Jack
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8

Samurai Jack

(2001) Da' Samurai (voice)
Tomorrowland
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6

Tomorrowland

(2015) Hugo

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2021 Ducky
2020 Principal Hawkins
Gustafson
Self - Host
Himself
Mr. Embry
2019 Narrator (voice)
Mark
Self (archival footage)
Jerry Jones
Himself
skekZok (The Ritual Master) (voice)
Kamari (voice)
Ducky (voice)
2018 Coyle
Murray (voice)
Self
2017 Dave (voice)
Officer Charles Brock
Ethan Turner
Himself
Gene
NCAA Prospect (uncredited)
Himself
2016 Gustav
Alpha Wolf (voice)
Alpha Wolf (voice)
Jack
Judge Peckinpah (voice)
Clarence Goobril / Smoke Dresden
Helmut FröntBüt
2015 Mr. Keller
American Ranger
Himself
Murray (voice)
Himself
Ace
Self
Jack Peterson
Hugo
Ronald Douche
Himself
Beca's Boss
Proctor
2014 Himself
Mike
Himself (segment "Absorption")
Sebastian St. Clair (voice)
Pupa
Mark Rodriguez
Bill Budge
Himself
Foreman Jim (voice)
2013 Fourth-Dimensional Being (voice)
F'resnel
Bo
Himself
2012 Marcy’s Flunkie
Various Characters
Self
2011 Himself
Himself - Host
Guinness Man
Ernesto
2010 Self
New Father
Mike McKenzie
Michael Jordan
Gandhi
N/A
2009 Carmenjello
Floyd
Craig
Joe
2008 Duane
N/A
N/A
2005 Calvin
Grant Anderson
N/A
2004 Reporter
2003 Stranger in Airport
N/A
N/A
2001 Da' Samurai (voice)
1997 Self - Guest
1995 N/A
1994 N/A
1989 Jazzy James (voice)
1969 N/A
N/A
Honest John (voice)
(voice)
Josh
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2020 Executive Producer
2016 Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Writing

Year Role Movie/Tv
2014 Writer
Writer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Creator

Year Role Movie/Tv
2012 Creator
Year Role Movie/Tv

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