Collin Mochieis a Scottish-born Canadian actor,improvisational comedian, producer andwriter. Since 2002, he has toured North America as a two-MSN stage show with Brad Sherwood. On the 8th of March 2011, a DVD of all their performance was released. They both however continued in 2018 as the ‘Sacred ScriptlessTour’, performing in larger fora as the Sydney Opera House and Royal Albert Hall of Fame in London.
Collin Mochrie Biography, Age, Early Life
Collin Mochrie was born alongside two younger siblings to a flight maintenance father in Kilmarnock, Scotland. He is 62 years old, born November 30, 1957. In 1964, he moved with his family to the outskirt of Montreal, Quebec and after 5 years the family moved again to Vancouver, British Columbia where he attended Killarney Secondary Schooland wanted to be a Microbiologist but he got persuaded by a friend to audition for the role of the undertaker in the play ‘The Death and Life of Sneaky Fitch’. After graduating from high school, he attendeda theater school in Vancouver, Studio 58 for four years where he studied improvisational comedy.
Collin Mochrie Career Details
Mochrie started his career by joining the Vancouver Theater SportsLeague in 1980 where he was given parts to play before it became a fulltime job for him after his graduation fromStudio 58. He later met his close friend Ryan Stiles and they began working together at Theater Sports.
Mochrie auditioned for the Second City Comedy Troupe where Stiles was after he ended his term with The Theatre Sports in 1986. He started performing with them and then met his wife, Debra McGrath who was then the company’s director in 1989.
He performed plays, including directing, producing and co-writing in his three years stay with The Second City. However, his career experienced some downturn after his marriage as Mochrie auditioned for the British Channel 4 show ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway? In 1989 and did not make the cut. He auditioned for the same show the following year, made the cut, flew to London and was dropped after an episode. He however auditioned again and got a regular spot on the show for 7 years till it ended in 1998.
In 1998, Mochrie and Ryan Stiles joined the American version of Whose Line? on ABC and appeared on every episode till it’s end in 2006. In 1999, Mochrie worked on a film ‘Man of the Moono but got his scenes deleted upon release of the final movie. He also starred in three episodes of The Drew Cary Show form 1999 – 2000. He made further fair appearances on shows as Figure it out, Bad Hare Day and more on The Red Green Show.
Mochrie co-hosted the Canadian Black Fly series from 2001 – 2002 for two seasons and also made appearance in This Hour Has 22 minutes on CBC from 2001 – 2003, and WB television series Drew Carey’s Green Screen in 2004. In 2005, Mochrie appeared in a comedy mini-opera ‘Burnt Toast’ and in an episode of The Surreal Gourmet.
On March 28 2007, Mochrie and Brad Sherwood, a co-star in Who’s Line hosted part of the Press Correspondent’s Dinner with the President and on August 2007, it was publicized that Mochrie would host the Canadian version of the game show ‘Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?’.
In 2010, Mochrie acted in the Canadian sitcom ‘She’s Mayor’ and also starred as a divorce lawyer in Degressi Takes Manhattan. Mochrie also became a regular cast on ‘Drew Carey’s Improv-A-Ganza’ in 2011 and ABC improv series ‘TrustUs With Your Life’ in 2012.
Mochrie however returned to the revival of Whose Line Is It Anyway? In 2013 and 2017, he made a brief appearance in an episode of Murdoch Mysteries as Ralph Fellows.
Collin Mochrie Net Worth
His net worth is estimated to be $1millions dollars.
Collin Mochrie Dating History, Marriage Details
There has been no information on women CollinMochrie has dated.
No much information about Mochrie’s personal life can be found, hence it is believed that he only dated Debra McGrath in 1989 before they got married.
Collin Mochrie met his wife Debra McGrath while working with The Second City ComdeyTouringcompany. At the time, she was the company’s director and they got married in 1989 and had a son in 1990.
Although news has it that McGrath was formerly married to Dana Anderson, there is no information on how long the marriage lasted or when they got separated.
Collin Mochrie Parents
There is no information about Collin Mocrie parents.
Collin Mochrie Kids
Collin Mochrie and Debra McGrath had a son in September 1990 who later transitioned in 2017 with the permission of his mother.
Collin Mochrie Body Measurements
Collin Mochrie’sheight stands at 6ft and 2 inches. However, all other body measurement remains unknown.
Collin Mochrie Cars And Houses
The brand of cars of the comedy star remains unknown. However, Mochrie currently lives in Leaside, Toronto with his family.