David Allen (actor/comedian)

David Allen (actor/comedian)

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name = David Allen

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birthname = David Michael Allen
birthdate = birth date and age|1987|1|11
location = Dayton, Ohio, U.S.
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David Allen (born January 11, 1987) is an American actor, writer, and comedian. Growing up in Kettering, Ohio, he would often receive his own shows at assemblies while attending Kettering's Van Buren Middle School. In the shows he would perform various impressions of the school staff and related materials. It was the response from these shows that drove him into doing comedy. In addition to performing Stand-Up at the young age of 14, he also began associating himself with film and television production. While still in school, he landed production projects consulting with World Wrestling Entertainment [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0423767/fullcredits] WWE Experience Internet Movie Database Source] [ [http://entertainment.webshots.com/photo/1152109711056402357RLJhSO] Photos found on Webshots linking to World Wrestling Entertainment] and focused much of his energy on design and motion graphics. Those skills are offered forth in most of his projects today. [http://www.myspace.com/colonyshow] Colony Sketch Comedy] Upon graduating, David Allen joined Jason Hardwick and Alex Mangen in premiering their sketch comedy venture, titled Left of Center (Sketch Comedy). [http://www.leftofcentercomedy.com] Left of Center Comedy] The show premiered theatrically, selling out its engagements, and spun off "viral sensations" that began airing on MTV and CW programming. Since then, Allen has honed his craft, training and performing, at Chicago's The Second City and ImprovOlympic, as well as, famed Los Angeles establishment, The Groundlings. He makes various appearances on television, previously voicing celebrities on the CW show The Daily Buzz [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0358810/fullcredits] "The Daily Buzz" Internet Movie Database Source] , in the midst of Sum 41's Underclass Hero [http://youtube.com/watch?v=GaRuPzEunpU] "Underclass Hero" - Sum 41] , and in discreet character promos for Playboy. David Allen resides in Los Angeles.

External links

* [http://imdb.com/name/nm1829430/ Internet Movie Database Page]
* [http://www.myspace.com/thedavidallen Official Myspace]
* [http://www.leftofcentercomedy.com Left of Center]


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