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Keegan-Michael Key stars in "Key & Peele" on Comedy Central.

Keegan-Michael Key was a member of Second City Detroit's main stage cast for almost four years, where he performed and wrote 11 revues, as well as the Second City Chicago the e.t.c. theater, where he wrote and performed shows "Holy War," "Batman!" and "Curious George Goes to War" for which he won several Joseph Jefferson Awards (which honor excellence in Chicago theater). He is also the founding member of the Planet Ant Theatre Company
Keegan-Michael Key in "Key & Peele"
Keegan-Michael Key Key & Peele
in Hamtramck, Michigan.

While still in Chicago, Keegan was hired as a regular on FOX's "MADtv," which he starred in for six seasons from 2004–2009. He dazzled the audience with original characters including Coach Hines, Eugene Struthers and Jovan Muskatelle; and his celebrity impressions including Dennis Rodman and Snoop Dogg

Additionally, Keegan recurred as the "Theoretical Criminal" on Comedy Central's "Reno 911!" and was a series regular on CBS's "Gary Unmarried" playing Jay Mohr's best friend Curtis. His guest star credits include NBC's "ER" and "Love Bites," Adult Swim's "Children's Hospital," and FX's "The League." He was also the host of "All New Planet's Funniest Animals."

Key's film credits include "Mr. 3000," "Uncle Nino" and the independent film "Alleyball."

Key gained recognition as the hilarious valet in the GMC commercials aired during the 2008 NBA playoffs Key travels the country with the improv troupe The 313, performing with other Second City alumni. He is also the voice of color commentator Gator Jones in the video game "NFL Blitz Pro 2004."




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KEEGAN-MICHAEL KEY: FACTS

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Age: 43 years old
Birthday: March 22, 1971
Height: 6' 2 ½"
Birthplace: Southfield, MI
Wife: Cynthia Blaise





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