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|Born||William Beau Mirchoff
January 13, 1989
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
William Beau Mirchoff (/ /) (born January 13, 1989) is an American-born Canadian actor, best known for playing Danny Bolen on the sixth season of ABC's Desperate Housewives (2009–2010) and currently Matty McKibben on MTV's Awkward (2011–present). He also appeared in films such as Scary Movie 4 and The Grudge 3.
Beau Mirchoff was born in Seattle, Washington. Two days later he moved to his family's home in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada on Vancouver Island. His father Bill is a podiatrist from California. His mother Kelley, a Seattle native, is a full-time homemaker. Beau has an older brother Luke, (b. 1985) who plays semi-pro lacrosse and a younger sister Raeanna (b. 1992), who was actually responsible for Beau getting started in acting. He is a Mount Douglas Secondary School alumnus. Mirchoff holds a Dual citizenship for America and Canada.
Mirchoff first got noticed for his role in the play Bubbly Stiltskin. His first feature was a supporting role in Scary movie 4, playing 'Robbie Ryan'. He was a recurring character on the CBC series Heartland. He also landed a lead role in The Grudge 3. Mirchoff joined the cast of Desperate Housewives, playing Danny Bolen between 2009 and 2010. He had supporting roles in the indie film Secret Life of Dorks and in the film I Am Number Four. Mirchoff is now starring as a lead in the MTV series Awkward. He plays the role of Dominic in Wizards of Waverly Place: Alex vs. Alex.
|2006||Scary Movie 4||Robbie Ryan|
|2007||In the Land of Women||Teenager (uncredited)|
|2009||The Grudge 3||Andy|
|2009–2010||Desperate Housewives||Danny Bolen|
|2011||I Am Number Four||Drew|
|2011||Stranger with My Face||Gordon|
|2011||The Protector||Episode: "Beef"|
|2011||CSI: Miami||Jared Hatch||Episode: "Paint It Black"|
|2012||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Jake Pychan||Episode: "Trends with Benefits"|
|2012||The Collection||Exploding Victim|
|2013||The Secret Lives of Dorks||Clark||Post-production|
|2013||Wizards of Waverly Place: Alex vs. Alex||Dominic|
- TEENcom at YouTube (19 July 2012). "MTV Awkward's Beau Mirchoff -- Season 2 Interview". Retrieved 24 July 2012.
- Beau Mirchoff
- "Desperate" Books Nordling, Mirchoff, Hollywood Reporter, July 10, 2009
- "Awkward | Season 2 Full Episodes, Photos, Episode Synopsis and Recaps". MTV. Retrieved 2012-07-05.
- Beau Mirchoff at the Internet Movie Database
- Interview with TV Guide Online
- Beau's Official Fan Site