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Joel McHale


Saturday, October 19, 2024 October 19, 2024 Morongo Casino Resort & Spa

Doors open 7PM | Showtime 8PM
All ages, minors must be accompanied by an adult.


Joel McHale is an actor, comedian and television host. He currently stars in and executive produces FOX’s hit comedy series Animal Control, where he plays Frank Shaw. Season 2 premieres on Wednesday, March 6 and has already been renewed for a season 3. McHale will also reprise his role as Jeff Winger in the upcoming Community movie on Peacock, based on the hit comedy series of the same name, which ran for five seasons on NBC with the sixth and final season airing on Yahoo! Joel also continues to host and executive produce FOX’s competition baking show Crime Scene Kitchen and E!’s reality competition series, House of Villains, which brings 10 of reality television’s most infamous villains under one roof to compete for the title of America’s Ultimate Supervillain. Both series have been renewed. Other recent projects include guest starring on FX’s The Bear, Comedy Central’s Of ice RaceIt’s a Wonderful Knife, Mortal Kombat Legends: Cage Match, hosting the E! Game show, Celebrity Beef and Mortal Kombat Legends: Battle of the Realms and Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion’s Revenge where he voices Johnny Cage. McHale hosted The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale on Netflix, a half-hour topical series that took a sharp, absurdist look at pop culture and news from across the globe. In 2015, he wrapped the twelfth and final season of E! Network's The Soup, in which he satirized pop culture and current events.

He previously starred in CW’s DC Universe series Stargirl, The Great Indoors on CBS, Netflix’s Santa Clarita Diet with Drew Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant, Paramount+’s reboot of Twilight Zone and Fox's revival of The X-Files, where he played a conservative news anchor. He also appeared in the sci-fi podcast series Black Box. He also hosted ABC’s show Card Sharks. Other starring feature roles include the dark romantic comedy Happily, thriller Becky, The Happytime Murder; Netflix’s A Stupid & Futile Gesture, opposite Will Forte, in which he played Chevy Chase, his former Community co-star; Queenpins opposite Kristen Bell; A Merry Friggin’ Christmas opposite Robin Williams; the Jerry Bruckheimer-produced supernatural thriller Deliver Us From Evil; the Warner Bros' romantic comedy Blended alongside Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore; Seth MacFarlane's comedy smash Ted; David Frankel’s The Big Year; Steven Soderbergh’s The Informant and What’s Your Number starring Chris Evans and Anna Faris. In 2020, Joel co-hosted FOX’s New Years Eve special alongside his fellow Community co-star Ken Jeong. They also hosted a podcast, The Darkest Timeline, together. In 2014, McHale hosted the annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington D.C. He also hosted the 2015 ESPYS on ABC.

In the fall of 2016, McHale released his first book through Putnam Penguin, Thanks For The Money: How to Use My Life Story To Become The Best Joel McHale You Can Be, which is part memoir, part self-help guide.

Born in Rome and raised in Seattle, Washington, McHale was a history major at the University of Washington and a member of their championship football team. He also graduated with an MFA from the Actor's Training Program.

McHale resides in Los Angeles with his wife and two sons.

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