Alan Tudyk gained fame as one of the main cast members of Firefly
. For 14 episodes, he portrayed Hoban "Wash" Washburne and served as Serenity
’s pilot. As Zoe’s husband, he often expressed jealousy over his wife’s relationship with Captain Mal. Perceived as a laid-back guy with an occasionally dry sense of humor, he frequently served as a calming influence in heated arguments.
, Alan Tudyk focused on making films. He was mostly visible in comedies such as Meet the Market
as Danny, and Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story
as Steve the Pirate. He also provided the voice of Cholly in the animated film Ice Age: The Meltdown
and its sequel.
already ended, he was able to work again with his fellow costars in the film Serenity
. In the said movie, he was able to reprise his role as Wash.
On the small screen, he portrayed a lot of guest roles and minor characters in genres of drama, comedy and crime-thriller. His credits included Arrested Development
, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
and the miniseries Into the West.
Most recently, he was featured in the romantic comedy film Knocked Up
. He portrayed the character Jack, joining Katherine Heigl
as Alison Scott and Seth Rogen as Ben Stone. The plot revolved around a slacker and a career woman who had a one-night stand and an unexpected pregnancy.
This year, he has two more movies coming up. On August 17, his movie Death at a Funeral
is scheduled for release. The comedy-drama revolves around the chaos caused by the unearthing of dark secrets of a recently deceased patriarch of a dysfunctional British family. He stars as Simon, along with Matthew Macfadyen and Keeley Hawes among others.
Next, he will be featured in the western drama flick entitled 3:10 to Yuma
. Directed by James Mangold, the film is set to hit the theaters on September 7.
-Kris, BuddyTV Staff Columnist
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