Brian Doyle-Murray

 

Date Of Birth

October 31, 1945
 

Biography

Born on October 31, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois, Brian Doyle-Murray is an actor best known for his stint on Saturday Night Live and roles in several films where he acted alongside his brother Bill Murray, such as Caddyshack, Scrooged, Ghostbusters II and Groundhog Day. The son of a mail room clerk and a lumber salesman, he started as a performer for The Second City comedic stage troupe in the early 1970s.

In 1979, Doyle-Murray landed a spot on NBC’s Saturday Night Live, and he also wrote for Jean Doumanian’s sixth season from 1980 to 1981. He was a regular performer on The National Lampoon Radio Hour, syndicated nationally to some 600 stations throughout 1973 to 1975. He appeared as Chevy Chase’s uptight boss in National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation and later as an arcade business owner in the 1992 film Wayne’s World. His other screen credits include JFK, Snow Dogs and 17 Again.

Doyle-Murray was a frequent television guest star, including spots on Yes, Dear, Seinfeld, Get a Life, Wings, Psych and Arrested Development. In 2009, he landed a recurring role as Mr. Ehlert, owner of the car dealership, on the ABC series The Middle.

 

Place of Birth

Chicago, Illinois
 

Birth Name

Brian Doyle-Murray
 

Gender

Male
 

Fun Facts

- He married Christina Stauffer on August 28, 2000.

 

Filmography

2009-2011: The Middle. (TV series) - Mr. Ehlert
2010: Glenn Martin DDS (TV series) - Smitty
2008-2010: The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack (TV series) - Captain K'nuckles/Captain K'Nuckles/Captain Knuckles
2010: WordGirl (TV series) - Person #1/Police Officer
2010: Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil (TV series) - Clerk
1999-2009: SpongeBob SquarePants (TV series) - Flying Dutchman
2009: The Goode Family (TV series) - Charlie
2007-2009: The Bill Engvall Show (TV series) - Mr. Faulkner/Ernest
2009: Ghost Busters (Video Game) - Mayor Jock Mulligan (voice)
2009: American Dad! (TV series) - Al
2009: 17 Again - Janitor
2008: Starry Night (TV short) - Captain K'Nuckles (voice)
2008: I Flushy My Brushy (TV short) - Captain K'Nuckles (voice)
2008: Fishmonger (TV short) - Captain K'Nuckles (voice)
2008: Sea Sick (TV short) - Captain K'Nuckles (voice)
2008: Psych (TV series) - Grandpa Spencer
2007: Flagship (TV short) - Captain K'Nuckles (voice)
2007: Love Comes Lately - Boss
2007: Daddy Day Camp - Uncle Morty
2000-2007: King of the Hill (TV series) - Jack
2006-2007: My Gym Partner's a Monkey (TV series) - Coach Gills
2006: Tom Goes to the Mayor (TV series) - Bernie Fusterillio
2006: Mr. Vinegar and the Crossword (short) - Man
2005-2006: The Buzz on Maggie (TV series) - Mr. Pesky
2002-2006: Yes, Dear (TV series) - Mr. Savitsky/George Savitsky/Savitsky
2005: Nearing Grace - Clement C. Haydes
2005: The Thing with No Head (short) - Narrator (voice)
2003: I'm with Her (TV series) - Suds
2003: Justice League (TV series) - Artie Bauman
2003: SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom (Video Game) - Flying Dutchman (voice)
2003: Lucky (TV series) - Jimmy, the deli Owner
2003: On the Spot (TV series)
2003: Getting Hal - Phil
2002: SpongeBob SquarePants: Revenge of the Flying Dutchman (Video Game) - The Flying Dutchman (voice)
2002: A Gentleman's Game - Tomato Face
2002: Teamo Supremo (TV series) - Chief
2002: Snow Dogs - Ernie
2002: Sun Gods (TV movie) - Plunkett
2000-2001: Family Guy (TV series) - Bidder #2/Luke/Salty
2001: Lloyd in Space (TV series) - Grandpa Leo
2001: The Angry Beavers (TV series) - Forest Animals / Smelly Jim
2001: Big Guy and Rusty the Boy Robot (TV series) - Po the Obliterator
2001: SpongeBob SquarePants: SuperSponge (Video Game) - Flying Dutchman (voice)
2001: Without Charlie - Vicki's Father
2000: Jackie Chan Adventures (TV series) - Giant Gnomekop/Gnomekop
2000: Bedazzled - Priest
2000: Buzz Lightyear of Star Command (TV series) - Panchax
2000: Drowning Mona - Tow Truck Driver
1999: Stuart Little - Cousin Edgar Little
1999: CatDog (TV series) - Santa Claus
1999: Love & Money (TV series) - Finn McBride
1999: Smart Guy (TV series) - Pete Gilroy
1999: The Hughleys (TV series) - Mr. Gifford
1997-1999: Between Brothers (TV series) - Stuart Franklin
1999: Kill the Man - Grumpy Senior
1998: Mr. Show with Bob and David (TV series) - Referee
1998: Recess (TV series) - Tommy Tate
1998: Legalese (TV movie) - Roy's Father
1998: The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story (video) - Baloo the Bear (voice)
1995-1998: Ellen (TV series) - Burt Kovak
1998: Dennis the Menace Strikes Again! (video) - Professor
1998: Doctor Dolittle - Old Beagle (voice)
1998: The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars (video) - Wittgenstein (voice)
1992-1998: Seinfeld (TV series) - Mel Sanger
1997: As Good as It Gets - Handyman John
1997: Casper: A Spirited Beginning (TV movie) - Foreman Dave
1996-1997: Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man (TV series) - Agnes Delrooney
1997: Men Behaving Badly (TV series) - Bob
1997: The Brave Little Toaster to the Rescue (video) - Wittgenstein (voice)
1996: Life with Louie (TV series) - Pete
1996: Mr. Rhodes (TV series) - Buck Poloski
1996: Waiting for Guffman - Red Savage
1996: Multiplicity - Walt
1996: Pistol Pete (TV movie) - Mayor
1996: Local Heroes (TV series) - Big Stosh
1995: If Not for You (TV series) - Nestor
1995: The George Wendt Show (TV series) - Finnie
1995: Jury Duty - Harry
1995: My Brother's Keeper (TV movie) - Curtis
1995: Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (TV series) - Harlan Black
1994: Texan (TV short) - Sleazy Guy
1994: The Martin Short Show (TV series) - Gary
1993-1994: Bakersfield P.D. (TV series) - Sergeant Bill Hampton
1994: The George Carlin Show (TV series)
1993: Cabin Boy - Skunk
1993: Groundhog Day - Buster
1992: Frosty Returns (TV short) - Mr. Twitchell (voice)
1992: Married with Children (TV series) - Wayne
1992: Wings (TV series) - Coach Snyder
1990-1992: Get a Life (TV series) - Gus Borden/Ted Bains
1992: Wayne's World - Noah Vanderhoff
1991: JFK - Jack Ruby
1991: Babe Ruth (TV movie) - Marshall Hunt
1991: Good Sports (TV series) - John 'Mac' MacKinney
1991: Nothing But Trouble - Brian
1990: Small White House - Johnny's Father
1989: Christmas Vacation - Mr. Frank Shirley
1989: Ghostbusters II - Psychiatrist
1989: How I Got Into College - Coach Evans
1989: The Experts - Mr. Jones
1988: Scrooged - Earl Cross
1988: Superman 50th Anniversary (TV documentary) - Brian Connelly
1986: Club Paradise - Voit Zerbe
1986: Legal Eagles - Shaw
1985: Head Office - Colonel Tolliver
1984: The Razor's Edge - Piedmont
1984: Sixteen Candles - Reverend
1983: Vacation - Kamp Komfort Clerk
1978-1982: Saturday Night Live (TV series) - Various/SNL Newsbreak Anchor/Patron/…
1982: The Rodney Dangerfield Show: It's Not Easy Bein' Me (TV movie) - Various
1981: Modern Problems - Brian Stills
1980: Caddyshack - Lou Loomis
1978: Sesame Street (TV series) - Man in Row Boat #2
1977: The Chevy Chase Show (TV movie) - Various
1976: The TVTV Show (TV movie) - Various
1975: Saturday Night Live with Howard Cosell (TV series) - Various
1975: Tarzoon, la honte de la jungle - Charles of the Pits #1 (voice: English version)
1972: Fuzz - Detective
 

Nickname

Second City