Michael Hitchcock

Biography: Born in Defiance, Ohio, and raised in Western Springs, Ill., a suburb of Chicago, Hitchcock attributes many of his offbeat characters to his Midwestern upbringing. Hitchcock's feature film credits include Christopher Guest's multi-award winning "A Mighty Wind," "Best in Show", and "Waiting For Guffman." Other film credits include "Heartbreakers" opposite Sigourney Weaver and Jennifer Love Hewitt, "And God Spoke" with Andy Dick and the critically acclaimed comedy film "Happy, Texas" with Steve Zahn and Jeremy Northam. An alumnu of the famed Los Angeles theater group, The Groundlings, Hitchcock plays Dave in "Men of a Certain Age" on TNT and Dalton Rumba on "Glee." He has appeared in several television series including "Entourage," "Desperate Housewives," "Head Case," "Arrested Development," "NYPD Blue" and "Bernie Mac." As a writer, Hitchcock's credits include such feature films as the lauded independent "Where The Day Takes You", starring Dermot Mulroney and Will Smith and "House Arrest", starring Jamie Lee Curtis and Jennifer Tilley. He has written and produced for "MAD TV" and has written a number of telefeatures, including the Disney Channel's "The Ultimate Christmas Present".

Michael Hitchcock's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 65
Highest Metascore: 78 Best in Show
Lowest Metascore: 45 Pretty Persuasion
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 6
  2. Negative: 0 out of 6
6 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
75 Bridesmaids May 13, 2011 Don 7.2
74 Serenity Sep 30, 2005 Dr. Mathias 9.0
45 Pretty Persuasion Aug 12, 2005 Headmaster Charles Meyer 7.8
47 Heartbreakers Mar 23, 2001 Dr. Arnold Davis 8.4
78 Best in Show Sep 27, 2000 Hamilton Swan 7.5
71 Waiting for Guffman Jan 31, 1997 Steve Stark - Councilman 8.6