Mike White

Screenwriter / Writer / Film Producer / Actor / Television Producer / Film Director | * 06/28/1970 (52) | Pasadena, California (United States of America (USA))
Michael Christopher White (born June 28, 1970) is an American writer, actor, producer, and director for television and film, and reality television show contestant. He has won numerous awards, including the Independent Spirit John Cassavetes Award for the 2000 film Chuck & Buck, which he wrote and starred in. He has written the screenplays for films such as School of Rock (2003) and has directed several films that he has written, such as Brad's Status (2017). He was the co-creator, executive producer, writer, director and actor on the HBO series Enlightened. White is also known for his appearances on reality television, competing on two seasons of The Amazing Race and later becoming a contestant and runner-up on Survivor: David vs. Goliath. He created, writes, and directs the ongoing HBO satire comedy anthology series The White Lotus. ()
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Michael Christopher White (born June 28, 1970) is an American writer, actor and producer. He is known as the co-creator of the HBO comedy-drama series Enlightened (2011–2013), as well as the screenwriter for films, such as Chuck & Buck (2000), Orange County (2002), The Good Girl (2002), The School of Rock (2003) and Beatriz at Dinner (2017).

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Kids & Family

Known for these Movies & Shows

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Movies with Mike White as Actor(16)

as Nick Pascale2017 Brad's Status
as himself2016 Where is Rocky II?
as Jerry2015 The D Train
as Roger2014 Ride
as Gas Station Attendant (uncredited)2009 Zombieland
as Dusty2009 Gentlemen Broncos
as Myron Stubbs2008 Smother
as himself2007 Heckler
as Hank2004 The Stepford Wives
as Ned Schneebly2003 School of Rock
as Corny2002 The Good Girl
as Mr. Burke2002 Orange County
as Buck O'Brien2000 Chuck & Buck
as Carmel County Writer1997 Star Maps

TV Shows/Series with Mike White as Actor(3)

as Tyler2011 Enlightened
as Billy Balsam2007 Pushing Daisies
as Chip Kelly1999 Freaks and Geeks

Movies with Mike White as Crew(25)

Crew/Script2024 Despicable Me 4
Writing/Screenplay2024 Despicable Me 4
Writing/Writer2023 Migration
Writing/Writer2020 The One and Only Ivan
Writing/Screenplay2020 The One and Only Ivan
Directing/Director2017 Brad's Status
Writing/Writer2017 Brad's Status
Production/Producer2017 Brad's Status
Writing/Writer2017 Pitch Perfect 3
Writing/Screenplay2017 Beatriz at Dinner
Writing/Writer2017 The Emoji Movie
Production/Producer2015 The D Train
Production/Producer2013 Magic Magic
Production/Producer2009 Gentlemen Broncos
Directing/Director2007 Year of the Dog
Writing/Author2007 Year of the Dog
Production/Producer2007 Year of the Dog
Writing/Writer2007 Year of the Dog
Production/Producer2006 Nacho Libre
Writing/Writer2006 Nacho Libre
Writing/Screenplay2003 School of Rock
Writing/Author2002 The Good Girl
Writing/Screenplay2002 Orange County
Writing/Writer2000 Chuck & Buck
Writing/Screenplay1998 Dead Man on Campus

TV Shows/Series with Mike White as Crew(8)

Production/Executive Producer2021 The White Lotus
Writing/Teleplay2011 Enlightened
Directing/Director2011 Enlightened
Writing/Writer2011 Enlightened
Writing/Writer2004 Cracking Up
Writing/Writer2001 Pasadena
Writing/Writer1999 Freaks and Geeks
Writing/Writer1998 Dawson's Creek

Full Name: Mike White
Born: Sunday, 06/28 1970 (June) in Pasadena, California (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 52 years + 226 days)
Zodiac sign: Cancer (Chinese zodiac sign: Dog)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Wesleyan University, Polytechnic School
Father: Mel White
Other names for Mike White (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Michael Christopher White"
"Mike White (filmmaker)"
Mike White frequently works together with these people:
Miguel Arteta (10x, Crew)
Jack Black (7x, Actor)
Jared Hess (6x, Crew)
Helen Hunt (4x, Actress)
Paul Feig (4x, Actor)
Jerusha Hess (4x, Crew)
Chuy Chávez (4x, Crew)
Jonathan Kasdan (4x, Actor)
Jason Schwartzman (3x, Actor)
Nick Gomez (3x, Crew)
Maya Tai Dorsey (3x, Cast)

Other people with this name: Mike White (US)

WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1389451, Added: 09/04/2019, Last updated: 02/04/2023