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Jordan Peele

1979-02-21 New York City, USA

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Jordan Peele was born in New York City and was raised by his single mother on Manhattan's Upper West Side. His mother is white, and his father is black. He graduated from The Calhoun School on Manhattan's Upper West Side, and went on to Sarah Lawrence College. After two years, Peele dropped out to form a comedy duo with his college roommate and future Key & Peele comedy writer, Rebecca Drysdale. As of 2016, he is married to Caucasian comedian Chelsea Peretti. In 2018, he won his first Oscar for writing his directorial debut, Get Out.


Toy Story 4 Bunny (voice) 2019-06-21
Us Dying Rabbit / Fun House Narrator (uncredited) 2019-03-22
Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror 2019-02-07
Abruptio Danny 2018-05-31
Get Out UNFC Commercial Narrator/Wounder Deer (Sounds) 2017-02-24
Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie Melvin (voice) 2017-06-02
Pigeon Toady's Guide to Your New Baby Beta Wolf (voice) 2016-12-20
Keanu Rell Williams / Oil Dresden 2016-04-29
Storks Beta Wolf (voice) 2016-09-23
Comedy Central's All-Star Non-Denominational Christmas Special Himself 2014-11-27
The Sidekick Sidecar Willy 2013-07-18
Wanderlust Rodney Wilson 2012-02-24
Little Fockers EMT 2010-12-21
Twisted Fortune G-Money 2007-08-12
Wendell and Wild (voice)