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Zachary Levi

The middle child between two sisters, Zachary Levi was born as Zachary Levi Pugh, on September 29, 1980, in Lake Charles, Louisiana, to Susan (Hoctor) and Darrell Pugh. He uses his middle name as his stage surname, because his birth name, "Pugh", which is of Welsh origin, sounds too much like "Pew"; his other ancestry is English, German, and Irish. He grew up all over the country before his family put down roots in Ventura County, California. At the early age of six, Zachary began acting, singing and dancing in school and local theater productions.After graduating from Buena High School, he headed to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of acting. Zachary began acting in theater, performing roles in such regional productions like Grease, The Outsiders, Oliver, The Wizard of Oz and Big River. It was his portrayal of Jesus in Ojai's Godspell that brought him to the attention of Hollywood.Most recently he completed a supporting role in the television movie Big Shot: Confessions of a Campus Bookie (2002) with David Krumholtz, Tory Kittles, Jennifer Morrison and Nicholas Turturro.He then began acting as Kipp Steadman in the TV series Less Than Perfect (2002) with Sara Rue, Andrea Parker, Eric Roberts, Andy Dick and Sherri Shepherd.He recently was seen in the television movie Une célibataire à New-York (2003) on the WB with Charisma Carpenter, Holly Marie Combs, Linda Dano and Rachelle Lefevre. In his spare time, Zachary enjoys skateboarding, snowboarding, skydiving and participating in various other sports. He lives in Los Angeles.


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Born:
Sep 29, 1980 In Lake Charles, Louisiana, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
16
First Appeared:
In the series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1992-05-25
Latest Project:
Series Deadbeat 2014-04-09

2 wins & 10 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Chuck
Filmography
Deadbeat Unknown 2014-04-09
Hollywood Game Night Unknown 2013-07-11
Video Game High School Unknown 2012-05-11
Talking Dead Unknown 2011-10-16
Vietnam in HD Karl Marlantes 6 episodes, 2011 2011-11-06
Conan Unknown 2010-11-08
The Wendy Williams Show Unknown 2008-05-14
The Guild Unknown 2007-07-27
Chuck Chuck Bartowski 91 episodes, 2007-2012 2007-09-24
Robot Chicken Unknown 2005-02-20
The Soup Unknown 2004-07-30
The Division Unknown 2001-01-07
Curb Your Enthusiasm Unknown 2000-10-15
The View Unknown 1997-08-11
WWE Raw Unknown 1993-01-11
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25