David Wayne Spade
(born July 22
) is an American actor, stand-up comedian, writer, and television personality who was best known for being a cast member on the NBC
late-night sketch comedy and variety show Saturday Night Live
and for his roles as Dennis Finch on the NBC sitcom Just Shoot Me!
and portrayed as Russell Dunbar on the CBS
sitcom Rules of Engagement
For Disney, he voiced Kuzco in the 2000 animated feature film, The Emperor's New Groove and its direct-to-video sequel Kronk's New Groove, and played as C.J. Barnes on the ABC sitcom 8 Simple Rules from 2004 to 2005. He will play Ed Gunt in the ABC TV show The Mayor.
David Spade behind the scenes of The Emporer's New Groove.