Rob McElhenney


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Rob McElhenney was born on April 14, 1977 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005), Mythic Quest (2020) and Latter Days (2003). He has been married to Kaitlin Olson since September 27, 2008. They have two children. See full bio »

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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Frank's Pretty Woman (S7, Ep1)
Sat, Aug 20 12:00 AM PDT on FXX (109)
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
The Gang Goes to the Jersey Shore (S7, Ep2)
Sat, Aug 20 12:31 AM PDT on FXX (109)

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Mythic Quest Writer
(2020-2022)
Latter Days Elder Harmon
(2003)
Wonder Boys Student
(2000)

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  It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV Series) (1 episode, 2021) (creator - 105 episodes, 2005 - 2018) (developer - 103 episodes, 2005 - 2013) (developed by - 57 episodes, 2015 - 2021) (created by - 56 episodes, 2015 - 2021) (written by - 54 episodes, 2005 - 2021) (story - 9 episodes, 2005 - 2007) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2007)
- The Gang Carries a Corpse Up a Mountain (2021) ... (creator) / (creator)
- Dee Sinks in a Bog (2021) ... (creator) / (creator)
- The Gang Goes to Ireland (2021) ... (creator) / (creator) / (written by)
- The Gang's Still in Ireland (2021) ... (creator) / (creator) / (written by)
- The Gang Replaces Dee With a Monkey (2021) ... (creator) / (creator)
  Mythic Quest (TV Series) (created by - 20 episodes, 2020 - 2021) (written by - 6 episodes, 2020 - 2021)
- TBD (2021) ... (creator)
- Juice Box (2021) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Peter (2021) ... (creator)
- Backstory! (2021) ... (creator)
- Please Sign Here (2021) ... (creator)
 2018 Mean Jean (TV Movie) (creator)
 2012 Living Loaded (TV Movie) (creator)
 2009 Boldly Going Nowhere (TV Movie) (written by)
 2008 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Season 3: Meet the McPoyles (Video documentary short) (writer)
 2007 Danny DeVito & the Contract (Video short) (written by - uncredited)
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Show Show Actor (22 credits)
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Show Show Self (34 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial: Nike (1999) See more »

Alternate Names:

Rob McElhenny

Height:

5' 9¾" (1.77 m)

Spouse:

Kaitlin Olson  (2 children)

Children:

McElhenney, Axel Lee | See more »

Relatives:

Katie McElhenney (sibling)
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Personal Quote:

Regardless of your metabolism, if you stop consuming so many calories, you will lose weight. See more »

Trivia:

He was signed on to write and direct a feature film adaptation of the Minecraft video game, with 'Steve Carell' attached for the lead role, but the project was quietly canceled. See more »

Trademark:

Humour from very dark characters and situations. See more »

Nickname:

Mac

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