Dan McCoy

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Dan McCoy (born 1978) is an American comedian and an Emmy-winning writer[1] for the news satire program The Daily Show. He is the producer and co-host of the movie podcast The Flop House,[2] which he co-hosts with comedian Stuart Wellington and former Daily Show head writer Elliott Kalan.[3] He is the creator and co-star (along with Daily Show writer Matt Koff) of the animated webseries 9 AM Meeting,[4] which won an MTV development deal at the 2010 New York Television Festival.[5]

McCoy is a 1996 graduate of Eureka High School in Eureka, Illinois.[6] He is also a member of the Earlham College (Richmond, IN) Class of 2000.


  1. ^ "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart - Awards & Nominations". Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Retrieved 28 January 2014. 
  2. ^ Berube, Chris (31 January 2013). "That Awful Film, Incredibly, Has a Following". The New York Times. Retrieved 28 January 2014. 
  3. ^ Griffith, Colin (28 August 2013). "Dan McCoy, Elliott Kalan, and Stuart Wellington discuss their three favorite episodes of The Flop House". A.V. Club. Retrieved 28 January 2014. 
  4. ^ Bell, Emily. "Dare to Dream: An Interview with the Creators of 9 AM Meeting". Channel 101. 
  5. ^ "NYTVF ANNOUNCES AWARD WINNERS, INCLUDING DEVELOPMENT DEALS FROM USA, IFC AND MTV". New York Television Festival. Retrieved 24 September 2015. 
  6. ^ Arlene Franks, "Eureka's Dan McCoy Hits It Big in New York," Woodford County Journal, Feb. 1, 2012.

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