Tony Hale

Actor; Comedian
Born Sep 30, 1970

Tony Hale is an American actor, best known for his role in the Fox comedy series Arrested Development as the neurotic Byron "Buster" Bluth.

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1970 Birth Born on September 30, 1970.


1988 17 Years Old He graduated from Leon High School in 1988.


1992 21 Years Old He graduated from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama, where he became a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity, with a journalism degree in 1992.
1995 24 Years Old He completed graduate studies in 1995 from the School of Communication and the Arts of Regent University in Virginia. … Read More
1999 28 Years Old He is often recognized for his role in the famous Volkswagen television commercial aired in 1999, in which he danced to the song "Mr. Roboto", which was later spoofed on the Fox sitcom Arrested Development.


2003 32 Years Old 1 More Event
From 2003 to 2006, and returning to the role in 2013, Hale found success in television when he was cast as Buster Bluth, the hapless, neurotic son with "mother issues" on Arrested Development. … Read More
2006 35 Years Old In March 2006, Hale was cast in a co-starring role as the video store owner Simon in the NBC sitcom Andy Barker P.I., starring Andy Richter and co-created by Conan O'Brien. … Read More
2008 37 Years Old 1 More Event
He was the voice of Furlough in The Tale of Despereaux, an animated children's film released in 2008.
2009 38 Years Old 1 More Event
His departure made room for his starring role on the NBC web series Ctrl, which premiered on July 13, 2009. … Read More


2012 41 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2012, Hale starred in the drama comedy Not That Funny. … Read More
2013 42 Years Old 1 More Event
…  He currently plays Gary Walsh, the sycophantic personal aide to the Vice President of the United States on the HBO comedy Veep, for which he won the 2013 and 2015 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. … Read More
2014 43 Years Old He earned his second nomination in 2014, but lost the award to Ty Burrell.
2015 44 Years Old 1 More Event
However, Hale won his second Primetime Emmy Award with his 3rd nomination in 2015, in the same ceremony where Veep won its first Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series.
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