America’s Top Dog host David Koechner is an actor, writer and producer who is well-known for his roles as Todd Packer on The Office and Champ Kind from Anchorman and Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues. He currently plays Bill Lewis on ABC’s The Goldbergs and recently appeared on ABC’s Bless This Mess, CBS’s Superior Donuts, Showtime’s Twin Peaks, Comedy Central’s Another Period and IFC’s Stan Against Evil. Koechner also voices reccurring characters on FOX’s American Dad and Netflix’s F is for Family and The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants. In film, recent projects include Then Came You, Braking for Whales and Faith Based, as well as the upcoming indie horror thriller, Vicious Fun.
An alumnus of Chicago’s Second City Theater, Koechner got his first break as a cast member on Saturday Night Live and has since become an instantly recognizable face appearing in more than 190 films and television shows. Additional notable film credits include Waiting, Out Cold, Talladega Nights, Get Smart, Extract, Thank You for Smoking, A Haunted House, Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse, Priceless, Legendary’s Krampus, and the dark, twisted, film festival award-winning thriller, Cheap Thrills.
When not filming, Koechner performs live stand-up comedy across the country and creates original content videos for his YouTube channel, “Full On Koechner.” He also co-hosts Big Slick Celebrity Weekend—an annual charity event benefitting Children’s Mercy Hospital of Kansas City—with fellow KC natives, Rob Riggle, Paul Rudd, Jason Sudeikis and Eric Stonestreet. Koechner currently resides in Los Angeles, California.