Keegan-Michael Key



Place of birth:

Southfield - Michigan - USA:


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.

Film Credits

The Prom (2020)
as Principal Hawkins
Dolemite Is My Name (2019)
as Jerry Jones
Playing with Fire (2019)
The Lion King (2019)
as Kamari (voice)
Toy Story 4 (2019)
as Ducky (voice)
The Predator (2018)
as Coyle
Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018)
as Murray (voice)
The Star (2017)
as Dave (voice)
Everything Is Terrible! Presents: The Great Satan (2017)
The Disaster Artist (2017)
as Himself
Win It All (2017)
Why Him? (2016)
as Gustav
Pigeon Toady's Guide to Your New Baby (2016)
as Alpha Wolf (voice)
Storks (2016)
as Alpha Wolf (voice)
Don't Think Twice (2016)
as Jack
The Angry Birds Movie (2016)
as Judge Peckinpah (voice)
Keanu (2016)
as Clarence Goobril / Smoke Dresden
Freaks of Nature (2015)
as Mr. Keller
Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)
as Murray (voice)
Vacation (2015)
as Jack Peterson
Teacher of the Year (2015)
as Ronald Douche
Tomorrowland (2015)
as Hugo
Pitch Perfect 2 (2015)
as Beca's Boss
Welcome to Happiness (2015)
as Proctor
Comedy Central's All-Star Non-Denominational Christmas Special (2014)
as Himself
Horrible Bosses 2 (2014)
as Mike
Let's Be Cops (2014)
as Pupa
The Lego Movie (2014)
as Foreman Jim (voice)
Hell Baby (2013)
as F'resnel
Afternoon Delight (2013)
as Bo
Wanderlust (2012)
as Marcy’s Flunkie
Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star (2011)
as Guinness Man
Just Go with It (2011)
as Ernesto
Due Date (2010)
as New Father
Welcome to the Jungle Gym (2010)
as Mike McKenzie
Role Models (2008)
as Duane
Mr. 3000 (2004)
as Reporter
Uncle Nino (2003)
as Stranger in Airport
Wendell and Wild ()
as (voice)
All the Bright Places ()
as Mr. Embry

Production Credits

Keanu (2016)
Untitled Jordan Peele & Keegan-Michael Key Film ()