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Josh Peck

Biography

Nickelodeon superstar who appeared in the Amanda Present and won the 2008 UK Kid’s Choice Prize for Favorite Man TV Superstar for his starring function on Drake & Josh. In 2015, he started playing the type Gerald in the FOX humor series Grandfathered. When he was 9, he performed in New York’s TADA! Youngsters Theater after getting motivated by stand-up comedians. He produced his film debut within the 2000 film Snow Time, and afterwards starred in Potential Keeble’s Big Move and supplied the tone of voice of Eddie within the Glaciers Age group franchise. He grew up by his mom Barbara, and his parents hardly ever married. He obtained reputation through his performances in the Amanda Bynes Present.

Quick Facts


Full Name Josh Peck
Date Of Birth November 10, 1986
Place Of Birth New York City, NY
Height 1.83 m
Profession TV Actor
Education Professional Performing Arts School
Nationality American
Parents Barbara Peck
Awards Independent Spirit Special Distinction Award
Nominations People's Choice Award for Favorite Actor in a New TV Series, Kids' Choice Award for Favorite TV Actor, Teen Choice Award for Choice Viner, Teen Choice Award for Choice Web Star: Comedy, Shorty Award for Best Vine Comedian
Movies Red Dawn, Mean Creek, The Wackness, Battle of the Year: The Dream Team, Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh, Ice Age: Collision Course, Ice Age: Continental Drift, Drillbit Taylor, Max Keeble's Big Move, Snow Day, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, Ice Age: The Meltdown, Drake & Josh Go Hollywood, Aliens in the Attic, Danny Collins, Spun, The Timber, The Wedding Ringer, The Newcomers, What Goes Up, ATM, Havoc, Wild About Harry, Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas, Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade, Chronically Metropolitan, The Labyrinth, Special, Take the 10, Bukowski, Really Big Shrimp, Locating Silver Lake, Jungle Master, Regular Boy
TV Shows Grandfathered, Drake & Josh, Whatever Happened to... Robot Jones?, The Amanda Show, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Star Sign Scorpio

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#Fact
1"Peck" is Josh's mother's surname. The family name had originally been "Peckerman". Josh's maternal grandparents, Jack Peckerman and Mae Weinberger, were both from Jewish families from Eastern Europe (Poland and Russia).
2Lost a considerable amount of weight thanks to karate, yoga, lots of salads and just plain adolescence. He has shed 40 pounds since Mean Creek wrapped last year and is working hard to drop another 40. [June 2005]
3His mother just moved back to New York a week and a half ago. So now he's learning to cope on his own. [March 2006]
4Filming the remake of Red Dawn [September 2009]
5He was the beat boxer on Drake Bell's song Circles.
6Was ranked #19 on Moviefone's 'The 25 Hottest Actors Under 25'(2008).
7Used to spend time making hip hop beats and studio work with upcoming artists.
8Has dog named "Monster.".
9Best friends with Drake & Josh (2004) costar, Drake Bell. They've known each other since 1999 when they were in The Amanda Show (1999) together.
10He and his mother shared small one-bedroom apartments in New York City.
11He is very close with his mother.
12He never knew his father.
13Has had asthma since childhood.
14As a child, he would watch cartoons and sitcoms on TV and started to emulate them.
15For the first fourteen years of his life, he lived in New York City with his mother.
16He used to drive an '87 Mercedes.
17His influences are Richard Pryor and Bill Cosby and his favorite actor is Ben Kingsley.
18Was born in Hell's Kitchen. A neighborhood of New York City that includes the area between 34th Street and 57th Street, from 8th Avenue to the Hudson River.
19Used to play ice hockey in his spare time.
20Performed in musical theater with the New York-based children's theater TADA.
21Had a pet fish named Beefy.
22He plays the piano.
23Has been doing stand-up comedy since the age of 8.
24Got his start by performing stand-up comedy at Caroline's Comedy Club for the Audrey Hepburn foundation.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gnome Alone2023pre-production
Locating Silver Lake2017filmingDaniel
Take the 102016completedChris
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2013-2017TV SeriesCasey Jones / Frog #1 / Skele-Lord / ...
The Labyrinth2017PL8-0
Mandroid2016ShortPl8-0
Pitch2016TV SeriesRoss
Chronically Metropolitan2016John
Ice Age: Collision Course2016Eddie (voice)
Grandfathered2015-2016TV SeriesGerald
Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade2016TV ShortEddie (voice)
Danny Collins2015Nicky Ernst
Wrestling Isn't Wrestling2015Video documentary shortTheater Audience Member
The Timber2015Samuel
The Wedding Ringer2015Bad Best Man
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Danger of the Ooze2014Video GameCasey Jones (voice)
The Mindy Project2013-2014TV SeriesRay Ron
The Rebels2014TV SeriesDanny Norwood
The Big Bang Theory2014TV SeriesJesse
Battle of the Year2013Franklyn
Bukowski2013Charles Bukowski
Jungle Master2013Blue (English version, voice)
Red Dawn2012Matt Eckert
Ice Age: Continental Drift - Arctic Games2012Video GameEddie (voice)
Ice Age: Continental Drift2012Eddie (voice)
ATM2012/ICorey Thompson
Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas2011TV ShortEddie (voice)
Victorious2011TV SeriesJosh Nichols
Aliens in the Attic2009Sparks (voice)
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs2009Video GameEddie (voice)
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs2009Eddie (voice)
iCarly2009TV SeriesJimmy
What Goes Up2009Jim Lement
Wild About Harry2009Spoke White
Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh2008TV MovieJosh Nichols
Drillbit Taylor2008Ronnie
The Wackness2008Luke Shapiro
Drake & Josh2004-2007TV SeriesJosh Nichols
What's New, Scooby-Doo?2006TV SeriesDamian / Kid / Zombie Kid #2
Codename: Kids Next Door2006TV SeriesNumbuh 50 Million B.C.
Ice Age: The Meltdown2006Eddie (voice)
Ice Age 2: The Meltdown2006Video GameEddie (voice)
Special2006Joey
Drake and Josh Go Hollywood2006TV MovieJosh Nichols
Havoc2005Josh Rubin
The Guardian2003-2004TV SeriesChristopher Rapp
Mean Creek2004George Tooney
The Powerpuff Girls2003TV SeriesBoy#2
Lloyd in Space2002TV SeriesDebater 2
Fillmore!2002TV SeriesRandall Julian
Whatever Happened to Robot Jones?2002TV SeriesLenny
Spun2002Fat Boy
MADtv2002TV SeriesJeffrey Lugz
Mad TV Live and Almost Legal2001TV MovieNeighbor's son
Samurai Jack2001TV SeriesS Kid / Pig #3 / Alien Kid
Max Keeble's Big Move2001Robe
Family Guy2001TV SeriesCharlie
ER2001TV SeriesNick Stevens
The Amanda Show2000-2001TV SeriesRegular Performer
The Cartoon Cartoon Show2000TV SeriesLenny
Snow Day2000Wayne Alworth
The Newcomers2000Slim

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Drake & Josh2007TV Series 1 episode

Camera Department

Camera Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mean Creek2004additional videographer

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh2008TV Movie producer

Stunts

Stunts

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Max Keeble's Big Move2001stunts: Robe - uncredited

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Made in Hollywood2012-2016TV SeriesHimself
Lip Sync Battle2016TV SeriesHimself - Competitor
TV Land Icon Awards 20162016TV MovieHimself - Presenter
Last Call with Carson Daly2015TV SeriesHimself
Entertainment Tonight2008-2015TV SeriesHimself
Teen Choice Awards 20152015TV SpecialHimself - Host
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 20152015TV SpecialHimself
Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 20142014TV SpecialHimself
Reel Junkie2012TV SeriesHimself
Sidewalks Entertainment2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2008-2012TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood and Hyland2012TV SeriesHimself
Big Morning Buzz Live2012TV SeriesHimself
Simian Undercover Detective Squad2012TV SeriesHimself
13th Annual Young Hollywood Awards2011TV SpecialHimself - Award Presenter
Victorious2011TV SeriesHimself
7 Secrets with Miranda Cosgrove2010TV Movie documentaryJosh Nichols
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 20092009TV SpecialHimself
The View2007-2008TV SeriesHimself
MTV Video Music Awards 20082008TV SpecialHimself
Stand Up to Cancer2008TV MovieHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2008TV SeriesHimself
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 20082008TV SpecialHimself
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '062006TV SpecialHimself
The Tony Danza Show2005TV SeriesHimself
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '052005TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 20th IFP Independent Spirit Awards2005TV Special documentaryHimself
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '042004TV Movie documentaryHimself
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '032003TV SpecialHimself
Alex to the Max: The Making of Max Keeble's Big Move2002Video documentaryHimself / Robe
The Rosie O'Donnell Show2002TV SeriesHimself
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '022002TV Special documentaryHimself
Kids Are Punny1998TV MovieHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Extra2015TV SeriesHimself
Sam & Cat2014TV SeriesJosh Nichols

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005Special Distinction AwardIndependent Spirit AwardsMean Creek (2004)· Rory Culkin
· Ryan Kelley
· Scott Mechlowicz
· Trevor Morgan
· Carly Schroeder

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016People's Choice AwardPeople's Choice Awards, USAFavorite Actor in a New TV SeriesGrandfathered (2015)
2015BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/DramaTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2012)· Seth Green
· Rob Paulsen
· Sean Astin
· Greg Cipes
· Mae Whitman
· Hoon Lee
· Kevin Michael Richardson
· Eric Bauza
· Dominic Catrambone
2014BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/DramaTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2012)· Jason Biggs
· Sean Astin
· Rob Paulsen
· Greg Cipes
· Hoon Lee
· Kevin Michael Richardson
· Mae Whitman
· Nolan North
· Kelly Hu
· Brian Bloom
· Phil LaMarr
· Clancy Brown
· Christian Lanz
· Scott Menville
2013BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a Feature FilmIce Age: Continental Drift (2012)· Ray Romano
· Denis Leary
· John Leguizamo
· Queen Latifah
· Keke Palmer
· Chris Wedge
· Seann William Scott
· Wanda Sykes
· Jennifer Lopez
· Alan Tudyk
· Joy Behar
· Patrick Stewart
· Simon Pegg
· Rebel Wilson
2008Blimp AwardKids' Choice Awards, USAFavorite Television ActorDrake & Josh (2004)


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