• Home
  • Culture & Trends

That Guy From That Thing:
8 Character Actors You Need to Know

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

You've seen them before. You love their work. You just have no clue who the hell they are. Eight faces you'll be seeing a lot more of—and eight names it's time to learn.


Usually plays: bumbling, pudgy Everymen; guys who drink canned beer at mealtime.
You probably know him as: the exceptionally unlucky Sam Briggs from CBS's short-lived Worst Week; Jay Baruchel's embarrassing brother in She's Out of My League; the guy who's really bad at leaving messages in those T-Mobile commercials.
You'll recognize him next as: Alyssa Milano's best friend in the ABC comedy Romantically Challenged (Mondays at 9:30 p.m.).

Subscribe to Details
Subscribe to Details
Newsletter Sign Up
  • Get the latest in men's style, grooming, diet, fitness and pop-culture trends every Wednesday. See Sample
  • Get the most popular articles, blog posts, and slideshows of the past week every Saturday. See Sample
I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its User Agreement, and Privacy Policy.
Powered By ZergNet
Subscribe to Details

Daily Newsletter

Get the latest in men's style, grooming, health, and pop-culture news every day.
Will be in accordance with our Privacy Policy