Allan McLeod Bio, wiki, Age, Career, Height, Weight, Family.
Allan McLeod is an American actor and writer who has starred in films such as You’re the Worst (2014), Life After Beth (2014), and Captain America: Civil War Reenactors (2016). He began his career at Weller Grossman Productions as a production assistant. McLeod is married to artist and writer Stacy Elaine Dacheux. Sonny Mcleod is the name of the couple’s son. The three-person family lives in Los Angeles, California.
Allan McLeod’s Childhood and Education
Allan McLeod was born in Mobile County, Alabama, to parents John and Patricia McLeod in 1981. Jane McLeod and Robyn McLeod, his two sisters, were his primary caregivers. His mother was an artist and his father was a real estate agent. In 1998, he lost his mother to cancer.
McLeod was a member of the football team at St. Paul’s Episcopal School, where he was a lineman. In his early years, he put on a lot of weight. His unsatisfactory performance in high school was due to his weight of nearly 260 pounds.
He later dropped out of football and enrolled at Murphy High School, where he developed an interest in acting. He slimmed down to around 50 pounds and performed in a play at the Mobile Theater Guild. He received his diploma in 1988.
McLeod then enrolled at the University of Alabama. At the Marian Gallaway Theatre and the Allen Bales Theatre, he appeared in plays. Later, he and a classmate collaborated on sketches for Guerilla Theater. In 2002, he received his bachelor’s degree in theater and film.
The career of Allan McLeod
At the age of 24, McLeod moved to Los Angeles shortly after graduating. During his hard times, he used to do odd freelance jobs in the production industry. He worked as a production assistant for Weller Grossman Productions for two years. After that, he joined the Screen Actors Guild.
Allan McLeod worked at Screen Door Entertainment as an associate producer in 2005. He began taking acting classes at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in the same year, under the direction of Matt Besser and Matt Walsh. He narrated the stories in several live shows, including Comedy Central’s popular Drunk History. He once mentioned live performances in an interview.
“You can’t stop doing it if you have access to perform in live comedy shows,” McLeod said. “It’s nice to be humbled by a live audience now and then, and it’s also nice to be experimenting with new ideas.”
You’re the Worst, McLeod’s first film was released in 2014. In the same year, he starred in Life After Beth, a comedy-horror film. Captain America: Civil War Reenactors also featured him (2016). He also spent a year at HBO as a transcriber.
He was a commercial director for McDonald’s and Wrigley’s Gum. He has worked at EXX’s You’re the Worst, FunnyOrDie, and Drunk History since 2014. As of 2018, Allam McLeod is employed by HBO as an actor and writer.
Allan McLeod’s Salary
Allan McLeod is a rising Hollywood actor and screenwriter. The average salary for a TV writer is between $10k and $15k per episode; however, because McLeod has a lot of experience, he may earn more than the average. He makes $75-$100k as an actor. He could have a six-figure net worth based on his career. From his stage appearances and theater play, McLeod made more than $50,000.
Personal Life of Allan McLeod
Allan McLeod is a husband and father. In a private ceremony, he married his longtime girlfriend, Stacy Elaine Dacheux. His wife is an artist and writer based in Los Angeles. The couple has been together for a long time and has a happy marriage. Both of them are members of the same fraternity, which could be the reason for their happy marriage. Sonny McLeod, the couple’s son, was born to them (born in 2017). McLeod is a dog lover as well; he owns two dogs, Steve and Nala, and frequently posts pictures of them on Instagram.