Rhys Darby

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Actor • Comedian

Birth Date: March 21, 1974

Age: 49 years old

Birth Place: New Zealand

Rhys Darby is an actor and stand-up comedian from New Zealand. He had a part on the television special "Ellen's Really Big Show" (TBS, 2007). He worked in television in his early acting career as well, including parts on "How I Met Your Mother" (CBS, 2005-2014) and "Flight of the Conchords" (HBO, 2006-09). He continued to work steadily in sitcoms throughout the early 2000s and the 2010s, appearing on "Hot in Cleveland" (TV Land, 2009-2015), "Modern Family" (ABC, 2009-) and "Comedy Bang! Bang!" (IFC, 2011-16). He also appeared in "How to Be a Gentleman" (CBS, 2011-12). He also had roles in film during these years, including roles in the Philip Seymour Hoffman comedy "Pirate Radio" (2009). He also lent his voice to the animated movie "Arthur Christmas" (2011) with James McAvoy. Recently, he tackled roles on "Legit" (2012-14), "The Millers" (CBS, 2013-15) and "Life in Pieces" (CBS, 2015-). He also appeared in "The X-Files" (Fox, 1993-2002; 2016- ). He also appeared in "Love Birds" (2011). Darby most recently acted in "What We Do in the Shadows" (2015).

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Curses!Stream

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Stanley
Series
2023

KiffStream

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Trollie
Series
2023

KiffStream

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Trollie
Series
2023

Relax, I'm From the Future

Actor
Casper
Movie
2023

Uproar

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Brother Madigan
Movie
2023

Our Flag Means DeathStream

Actor
Stede Bonnet
Series
2022
94%

Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movie

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Movie
2022

The Masked Singer NZ

Judge
Show
2021

Home EconomicsStream

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Monroe Davies
Series
2021

The Great NorthStream

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Snowflake
Series
2021

Rhys Darby: Mystic Time Bird

Screenwriter
Movie
2021

Rhys Darby: Mystic Time Bird

Self
Movie
2021

The Boss Baby: Get That Baby!

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Happy Sedengry
Show
2020

Rhys Darby: Big in Japan

Host
Show
2020

The Big Fib

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Show
2020

Spirit Riding Free: Riding Academy

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Headmaster Perkins
Show
2020

100% Wolf

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Foxwell Cripp
Movie
2020

Jumanji: The Next LevelStream

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Nigel
Movie
2019
71%

Guns AkimboStream

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Homeless Man
Movie
2019
52%

Mosley

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Deaver
Movie
2019

Single ParentsStream

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Dr. Biscuits
Series
2018

Drunk History

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2018

Pilot Week

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2018

Big City GreensStream

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Lifeguard
Series
2018

Jumanji: Welcome to the JungleStream

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Nigel
Movie
2017
76%

Whose Line is it Anyway? Australia

Actor
Show
2016

The Barefoot Bandits

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2016

WreckedStream

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Steve Rutherford
Series
2016

Voltron: Legendary DefenderStream

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Coran
Series
2016
95%

Bajillion Dollar Propertie$Stream

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Series
2016

Angie TribecaStream

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Dr. Helm
Series
2016
96%

Hunt for the Wilderpeople

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Psycho Sam
Movie
2016

Killing Hasselhoff

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Fish
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2016

Dr. KenStream

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Charles Evans
Series
2015
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At Midnight With Chris HardwickStream

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Game Show
2015

Life in PiecesStream

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Teddy
Series
2015

We Bare BearsStream

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Kyle
Series
2015

We Bare Bears: Nom Nom

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Kyle
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2015

Celebrity Family FeudStream

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Game Show
2015

Fresh Off the BoatStream

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Tony Wonder
Series
2015
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Late Night With Seth MeyersStream

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Talk
2014

What We Do in the ShadowsStream

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Anton
Movie
2014
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Rhys Darby: This Way to Spaceship

Actor
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2012

Just for Laughs: All Access

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Show
2012

How To Be A GentlemanStream

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Mike
Series
2011
26%

QI XL

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Show
2011

Jake and the Never Land PiratesStream

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Percy the Penguin
Series
2011

Bob's BurgersStream

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Duncan
Series
2011

Coming & Going

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Lee
Movie
2011

Arthur ChristmasStream

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Lead Elf
Movie
2011
92%

Love Birds

Actor
Doug
Movie
2011

The Rob Brydon Show

Guest
Show
2010

Peacock Season

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Galtrex Guy
Show
2010

Something for the Weekend

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Show
2010

Hot in ClevelandStream

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Jack
Series
2010

Modern FamilyStream

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Fergus
Series
2009
85%

The Project

Guest
Show
2009

The Boat That Rocked

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Angus "The Nut" Nutsford
Movie
2009

Diagnosis: Death

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Specialist
Movie
2009

Yes ManStream

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Norm
Movie
2008
46%

Yo Gabba Gabba!Stream

Self
Series
2007

Flight of the ConchordsStream

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Murray Hewitt
Series
2007
94%

How I Met Your MotherStream

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Hamish
Series
2005
84%

QIStream

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Game Show
2003

Last Call With Carson Daly

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Talk
2002

The X-FilesStream

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Guy Mann
Series
1993
74%

Late Show With David Letterman

Guest
Talk
1993

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Rhys Darby and Taika Waititi for 'Our Flag Means Death' Season 2

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@midnight Chris Hardwick

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Ellen Pompeo as Meredith Grey in 'Grey's Anatomy' on ABC

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Our Flag Means Death - Rhys Darby and Samson Kayo
Preview

‘Our Flag Means Death’: Rhys Darby & Taika Waititi Preview HBO Max’s Pirate Comedy

Our Flag Means Death Taika Waititi

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