Dave Foley Biography (1963-)

Full name, David Scott Foley; born January 4, 1963, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada; son of Michael (a steam-fitter) and Mary (a homemaker) Foley; married Tabatha Southey, December 31, 1991 (divorced, c. 1997); married Crissy Guerrero,August 1, 2002; children: (first marriage) Edmund "Ned" Southey, Basil Patrick Southey; (second marriage) Alina Chiara. Addresses: Agent: United Talent Agency, 9560 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 500, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.; Manager: Brillstein-Grey Entertainment, 9150 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 350, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor, comedian, director, producer, editor, writer
Birth Details
January 4, 1963
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • (As David Foley) Bo Baker, High Stakes, 1986
  • Grocery store clerk, Three Men and a Baby, Buena Vista, 1987
  • Chris, It's Pat (also known as It's Pat: The Movie), BuenaVista, 1994
  • Marv, psychiatrist, suicidal businessman, new guy, and Raymond Hurdicure,Kids in the Hall: Brain Candy (also known as Brain Candy, Kids in the Hall: La pilule du bonheur, and The Drug), Paramount, 1996
  • Neal, Hacks (also known as The Big Twist and Sink or Swim), Rigorous Productions, 1997
  • Nelson Hibbert, The Wrong Guy, Lions Gate Films, 1998
  • Troy, Blast from the Past, New Line Cinema, 1998
  • Voice of Flik, A Bug's Life (animated; also known as Bugs),Buena Vista, 1998
  • Voice of the Baldwin Brothers, South Park: Bigger, Longer, and Uncut, Paramount, 1999
  • Bob Haldeman, Dick (also known as Dick, les coulisses de la presidence), Sony Pictures Entertainment, 1999
  • Voice of Flik, Toy Story 2 (animated), Buena Vista, 1999
  • Voice of Flik, It's Tough to Be a Bug (animated), 1999
  • Himself, The Making of "Dick" (documentary short), 1999
  • Herb, Stu's agent, Monkeybone, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2000
  • Voice of Hank the Technician, CyberWorld (animated short), IMAX, 2000
  • Higgins, On the Line, Miramax, 2001
  • Himself/panelist, Wild Desk Ride (also known as Conan O'Brien's"Wild Desk Ride"), 2001
  • Himself and various characters, Kids in the Hall: Same Guys, New Dresses (documentary), Eclectic DVD Distribution, 2001
  • Himself, The Frank Truth (documentary), 2001
  • Kids in the Hall: Tour of Duty, Razor & Tie Direct, 2002
  • Roy, Stark Raving Mad, Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2002
  • Nat Porter, Fancy Dancing (also known as Au rythme de l'amour), Mackinac Media, 2002
  • Michael Barnes, $windle (also known as Swindle), 2002
  • Network executive number one, Run Ronnie Run, New Line Cinema, 2002
  • Himself, Love & Support, 2003
  • Tour manager, Grind, Warner Bros., 2003
  • (Uncredited) Henderson, My Boss's Daughter, Dimension Films, 2003
  • Eric, Employee of the Month, DEJ Productions, 2004
  • Tom Brennemen, Ham & Cheese (also known as Tom Brennemen), Decade Distribution, 2004
  • Voice of Randall the Goose, Goose!, Freestyle Releasing LLC, 2004
  • Dr. Denton Whiteside, Intern Academy (also known as Medecin enherbe), TVA Films, 2004
  • Philip Templeman, Childstar, Hart Sharp Video, 2004
  • Mr. Boy, Sky High, Buena Vista, 2005
  • Stu Gainor, Out of Omaha, 2006
  • Film Work
  • Executive producer, The Wrong Guy, Paragon Entertainment, 1997
  • Director, Kids in the Hall: Same Guys, New Dresses, Eclectic DVD Distribution, 2001
  • Editor, Kids in the Hall: Tour of Duty, Razor & Tie Direct, 2002
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Various characters, The Kids in the Hall, CBC, 1989-95, HBO, 1989-92, and CBS, 1992-95
  • David "Dave" Nelson, NewsRadio (also known as News Radio and The Station), NBC, 1995-99
  • Stuart Lamarack, Will & Grace, NBC, 2004
  • Host, Celebrity Poker Showdown, Bravo, 2005-
  • Miniseries
  • Lewis Allen, Anne of Green Gables: The Sequel (also known as Anne of Avonlea; re-edited material from Anne of Avonlea), CBC, thenWonderWorks, PBS, 1988
  • Al Bean, From the Earth to the Moon, HBO, 1998
  • Himself, I Love the '70s, VH1, 2003
  • Movies
  • (Uncredited) Echoes in the Darkness, 1987
  • Welsh Rabbit in Part 1, Old Ironsides/Smith in Parts 2-3, The Lawrenceville Stories (also known as The Lawrenceville Stories: The Return ofHickey and The Prodigious Mr. William Hicks), 1988
  • Principal Warrick, Prom Queen: The Marc Hall Story (also known asProm Queen), CTV, 2004
  • Eric, Employee of the Month, Showtime, 2004
  • Specials
  • Welsh Rabbit, The Prodigious Hickey, PBS, 1987
  • George Barker Smith, "The Return of Hickey," American Playhouse, PBS, 1988
  • George Barker Smith, "The Beginning of the Firm," American Playhouse, PBS, 1989
  • The 2000 Canadian Comedy Awards, Comedy Network [Canada], 2000
  • Comedy Central Presents the Second Annual Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize Celebrating the Humor of Jonathan Winters, Comedy Central, 2000
  • (With Kids in the Hall) Sketch Pad, HBO, 2001
  • Himself and David Bowie, The True Meaning of Christmas Specials, CBC, 2002
  • Host, The 6th Annual Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences Awards, 2003
  • Uncensored Comedy: That's Not Funny!, Trio, 2003
  • Presenter, Comedy Central Presents: The Commies, Comedy Central, 2003
  • Great Things About the Holidays, Bravo, 2005
  • Pilots
  • John Wilkes Booth, Toonces, the Cat Who Could Drive a Car (also known as Toonces and Friends), NBC, 1992
  • Augustus Friendly, The Friendlys, NBC, 2004
  • Voice of Principal Galway, Testing Bob, ABC, 2005
  • Also appeared as title role, Peter Fuddy, Fox.
  • Episodic
  • Mad TV, Fox, 1995
  • "Operation Hell on Earth," Mr. Show, HBO, 1996
  • Robin, Howie Mandel's Sunny Skies, 1995, later CBC, 1997
  • The Pet Shop, Animal Planet, 1997
  • Late Night with Conan O'Brien, NBC, 1997, 1998, 1999
  • The Daily Show (also known as The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Global Edition), Comedy Central, 1999
  • Owen, "Hanging with Jake," Becker, CBS, 2001
  • The Andy Dick Show, MTV, 2001
  • Win Ben Stein's Money, Comedy Central, 2002
  • Himself, "Mike Myers," Revealed with Jules Asner, E! EntertainmentTelevision, 2002
  • Francis, "Arthur, Interrupted," The Tick, Fox, 2002
  • Jay, "Blind Ambition," Just Shoot Me!, NBC, 2002
  • Voice of Laslow Oswald, "High-Tech House of Horrors," What's New, Scooby- Doo? (animated), The WB, 2002
  • Various, The Toronto Show, 2003
  • Voice of Priest, "Fibber: Experiment 032," Lilo & Stitch: The Series (animated), The Disney Channel, 2003
  • Derek Purcell, "Baby Come Back," Grounded for Life, Fox, 2003
  • Psychiatrist, "Jung Frankenstein," The King of Queens, CBS, 2003
  • Last Call with Carson Daly, NBC, 2004
  • Principal Harris, "Friends in Low Places," I'm With Her, ABC, 2004
  • Dinner for Five, Independent Film Channel, 2005
  • Himself, "Joey and the Poker," Joey, NBC, 2005
  • (Uncredited) Voice of himself, Saturday Night Live (also known asSNL), NBC, 2005
  • Voice of Kelsey Grammer's cat, "Stage Fright," Father of the Pride(animated), NBC, 2005
  • Real Time with Bill Maher, 2005
  • The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, CBS, 2005, 2006
  • Also appeared as Gary Gerbil, "The Wheel Is Not Enough," Odd Job Jack.
  • Television Work
  • Specials
  • Executive producer and director, The True Meaning of Christmas Specials, CBC, 2002
  • Pilots
  • Executive producer, The Hollow Men, Comedy Central, 2005
  • Television Director
  • Episodic
  • "Padded Suit," NewsRadio (also known as News Radio and The Station), NBC, 1999
  • Also directed episodes of The Kids in the Hall.
  • RECORDINGS
  • Video Games
  • Voice of Flik, A Bug's Life, 1999
  • WRITINGS
  • Screenplays
  • (With David Anthony Higgins and Jay Kogen) The Wrong Guy, ParagonEntertainment, 1997
  • Kids in the Hall: Tour of Duty, Razor & Tie Direct, 2002
  • Television Specials
  • The True Meaning of Christmas Specials, CBC, 2002
  • Television Episodes
  • (With others) The Kids in the Hall, CBC, 1989-95, HBO, 1989-92, and CBS, 1992-95
  • Writings for the Stage
  • With others, wrote material for the Kids in the Hall comedy troupe's tourof Canadian and U.S. cities.

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • Advocate, April 30, 1996, p. 56
    • Entertainment Weekly, March 24, 1995, p. 72
    • Newsweek, April 22, 1996, p. 73
    • People Weekly, December 4, 1995, pp. 69-70
    • Variety, March 20, 1995, p. 30

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