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Daniel Jason Sudeikis ( suu-DAY-kiss; born September 18, 1975) is an American actor, comedian, producer, and writer. In the 1990s, he began his career in improv comedy and performed with ComedySportz, iO Chicago (Improv Olympic), and The Second City. In 2003, Sudeikis was hired as a writer for Saturday Night Live and starred as a cast member from 2005 to 2013, playing Joe Biden and Mitt Romney, among others. In 2020, he co-created and began starring as the lead in the Apple TV+ sports comedy series Ted Lasso, which earned him four nominations at the Primetime Emmy Awards, including wins for Outstanding Comedy Series and Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, two wins for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a TV Comedy Series in 2021 and 2022 and for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series. Sudeikis has also acted in recurring roles in the comedy series 30 Rock (2007–2010), It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2010–2011), Portlandia (2011–2014), and The Last Man on Earth (2015–2018). He is also known for his leading film roles in the comedies Horrible Bosses (2011) and its 2014 sequel, Horrible Bosses 2 (2014), and We're the Millers (2013), as well as the acclaimed independent films Drinking Buddies (2013), Sleeping with Other People (2015), and Colossal (2016). He is known for his supporting roles in Alexander Payne's Downsizing (2017) and Olivia Wilde's Booksmart (2019). He has also provided voice-work for Epic (2013), The Angry Birds Movie (2016), its 2019 sequel, and Next Gen (2018). Early life Daniel Jason Sudeikis was born on September 18, 1975, in Fairfax, Virginia, to Kathryn Sudeikis (née Wendt), a travel agent at Brennco and President of the American Society of Travel Agents, and Daniel Joseph Sudeikis, a vice president of business development. His father is of Irish and Lithuanian descent, while his mother has German and Irish ancestry. His maternal uncle is actor George Wendt, known for his role as Norm Peterson on Cheers, and his maternal great-grandfather was photographer Tom Howard.Sudeikis was born with anosmia, leaving him with no sense of smell.Sudeikis moved with his family to Overland Park, Kansas, which he has described as his hometown. He graduated from Shawnee Mission West High School and attended Fort Scott Community College on a basketball scholarship, but left before finishing. Career Career beginnings In the 1990s, Sudeikis began his career in improv comedy. He began performing at ComedySportz (now called Comedy City) in Kansas City, Missouri. He moved to Chicago, Illinois, where he studied at the Annoyance Theatre and IO Theater (formerly known as ImprovOlympic) and was one of the founding members of the long form team, J.T.S. Brown. He also performed with Boom Chicago in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Sudeikis was later cast in The Second City Touring Company. In the early 2000s, he became a founding member of The Second City Las Vegas, where he performed at the Flamingo. Saturday Night Live In 2003, while a regular performer at The Second City Las Vegas, Sudeikis was hired as a sketch writer for Saturday Night Live (SNL), and would occasionally make bit appearances as audience members or extras. In May 2005, he became a featured player on the show, and was upgraded to repertory status at the beginning of the show's 32nd season on September 30, 2006. In July 2013, Sudeikis announced that he was leaving SNL. In 2015, 2016, and 2019 he made occasional appearances on the show. On October 23, 2021, Sudeikis made his hosting debut with musical guest Brandi Carlile. Recurring characters George W. Bush, 43rd president of the United States. Joe Biden, 47th vice president of the United States and 46th president of the United States. Mitt Romney, 70th governor of Massachusetts and 2012 Republican Party nominee for president of the United States Male A-hole of the Two A-Holes with actress Kristen Wiig Ocean Billy, a parody of the 1980s singer Billy Ocean and his hit "Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car" One half of the Bon Jovi "opposite band" Jon Bovi, appearing on Weekend Update (with Will Forte) Gil, a news anchor who treats his field correspondent Michelle Dison's (Kristen Wiig) misfortunes as amusement One of the guys from the "Song Memories" sketches who is the first to tell strange stories about where he was when he first heard a song Ed Mahoney, a brash man who often makes a fool of himself in public Officer Sikorsky, a police officer who brings in convict Lorenzo McIntosh (Kenan Thompson) in an attempt to "scare straight" the three delinquent teens (Bill Hader, Bobby Moynihan, Andy Samberg, and occasionally the week's guest host) that he often arrests Vance on "What Up with That?", an overzealous background dancer often dressed in an Adidas tracksuit with a 1980s man perm DJ Supersoak, spoof on DJ Clay Pete Twinkle, ESPN Classic host of obscure women's sports with dim-witted Greg Stink (Will Forte) as his co-host Jeff, a disgruntled film and theatre technician who starts unprovoked arguments with the star of the piece The Devil, who often comes on Weekend Update to point out religious and moral hypocrisy on Earth Jack Rizzoli, an anchor at WXPD News who always tells veteran reporter Herb Welch (Bill Hader) to do his job Tommy, a strip club M.C. for Bongo's Clown Room Sensei Mark Hoffman, the faculty adviser and Japanese Studies teacher to Jonathan Cavanaugh-san and Rebecca Stern-Markowitz-san (Taran Killam and Vanessa Bayer, respectively), hosts of "J-Pop America Fun Time Now" Marshall T. Boudreaux, host of the courtroom reality show Maine JusticeFilm, television and other work Early work Sudeikis had a recurring role on the series 30 Rock (2007–2010), appearing in a total of 12 episodes. He played Floyd DeBarber, a love interest of Tina Fey's character Liz Lemon. Sudeikis last appeared in four episodes towards the end of the show's fourth season in 2010. He began his film career with supporting roles in Watching the Detectives (2007), The Ten (2007), Meet Bill (2007), What Happens in Vegas (2008) and The Rocker (2008). He did voice work for the videogame Grand Theft Auto IV (2008), playing the role of right-wing radio host Richard Bastion. In July 2008, Sudeikis co-starred with Bill Hader and Joe Lo Truglio in the web series The Line on Crackle.He had supporting roles in the movies The Bounty Hunter (2010) and Going the Distance (2010). On August 16, 2010, Sudeikis co-hosted WWE Raw with Going the Distance co-stars Charlie Day and Justin Long at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.Sudeikis was a voice actor on the animated-comedy series The Cleveland Show (2009–2013). He provided the voices for Holt Richter, Cleveland's wannabe hipster neighbor, and Terry Kimple, Cleveland's hard-partying high school buddy, who now works with Cleveland at the cable company. After being credited as a recurring guest in season one, Sudeikis was bumped up to a series regular beginning in season two. Film break.... Discover the Kat Bastion popular books. Find the top 100 most popular Kat Bastion books.

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Heartbreaker book summary, reviews and downlod

Heartbreaker

4.5/5$4.99

Kiki Michaelson wants one wild night to forget her starving-artist worries. Simple. Only instead of Darren Cole becoming her one-night stand, he taunts her with a challeng...

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Bound by Wish and Mistletoe

0/5$3.99

The holiday adventure, Highland Legends Book 2, following the award-winning debut of Forged in Dreams and Magick in the Highland Legends Series: Desperate to honor ...

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Billion Dollar Holiday

0/5$2.99

Skate onto thin ice as multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion spins five brand-new multicultural holiday stories in… Festive Frostbite: A Colder Christmas Collection...

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Highland Magick

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Award-winning and bestselling authors Kat Bastion and Stone Bastion join forces once again in an exciting new short-story adventure series… THE TRAVELER: Initiate Years.

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Panther Rising

0/5$2.99

Award-winning and bestselling authors Kat Bastion and Stone Bastion join forces once again in an exciting new short-story adventure series… THE TRAVELER: Initiate Years.

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Three Christmases

4.5/5$4.99

Heat up your holidays with the highly reviewed THREE CHRISTMASES, easily read as a standalone: “I’m new to the No Weddings Series…but this book sucked me in! The perfect book to sta...

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Billionaire Bash New Year’s Crash

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Nestle down for a joyride of unparalleled mistletoe mischief as multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion unveils five brand-new multicultural romantic comedies in… Half-bak...

Found in Flame and Moonlight book summary, reviews and downlod

Found in Flame and Moonlight

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Kat Bastion returns for the final installment in the award-winning Highland Legend series… Found in Flame and Moonlight. Gawain Brodie hardened his heart t...

The No Weddings Series book summary, reviews and downlod

The No Weddings Series

4.5/5$9.99

Released from the vault for COVID-19 summer reading!  No weddings happening in the real world? A June 2020 with no tossing the bouquet...no hundreds of guests? Thi...

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Half-baked Holidays

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Nestle down for a joyride of unparalleled mistletoe mischief as multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion unveils five brand-new multicultural romantic comedies in… Half-baked Ho...

The Unbreakable Series: Books 1-3 book summary, reviews and downlod

The Unbreakable Series: Books 1-3

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<b>Enjoy a celebration of resilient hearts, independent spirits, and the fierce love each couple finds in The Unbreakable Series: Books 1-3, standalone romance novels of <i>Heart...

Veil of Realms book summary, reviews and downlod

Veil of Realms

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Award-winning and bestselling authors Kat Bastion and Stone Bastion join forces once again in an exciting new short-story adventure series… THE TRAVELER: Initiate Years.

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Snowed Under

0/5$2.99

Skate onto thin ice as multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion spins five brand-new multicultural holiday stories in… Festive Frostbite: A Colder Christmas Collection...

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Thick as Thieves

0/5$2.99

Skate onto thin ice as multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion spins five brand-new multicultural holiday stories in… Festive Frostbite: A Colder Christmas Collection...

The Unbelievable Made on a Dare Comic Book Date book summary, reviews and downlod

The Unbelievable Made on a Dare Comic Book Date

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Multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion returns with a decadent globetrotting romantic comedy novelette in The Unbelievable Made on a Dare Comic Book Date....

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Secrets of Alexandria

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Award-winning and bestselling authors Kat Bastion and Stone Bastion join forces once again in an exciting new short-story adventure series… THE TRAVELER: Initiate Years.

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The Accidental May the 4th Comic Book Date

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Multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion brings us a heartwarming romantic comedy novelette in The Accidental May the 4th Comic Book Date. Willow Ken...

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Stones of Power

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Award-winning and bestselling authors Kat Bastion and Stone Bastion join forces once again in an exciting new short-story adventure series… THE TRAVELER: Initiate Years.

One Funeral book summary, reviews and downlod

One Funeral

4.5/5$4.99

No Weddings Series named "Best Of" by multiple romance blogs*: No Weddings | One Funeral | Two Bar Mitzvahs | Three Christmases | For Valentine's  Ever been ...

Tinsel, Sand & Snow: A Christmas Collection book summary, reviews and downlod

Tinsel, Sand & Snow: A Christmas Collection

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Kat & Stone Bastion share Christmas romances from three different genres in one special collection: two full novels and one 52,000-word novella. All have been loved as standalones by ...

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The Espionage Effect

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When desire sets you free…control is a matter of perception. I'm Devin Hill. Darkness taints my soul. I'm suffocating. Drowning. The sweet p...

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No Weddings

4/5$4.99

No Weddings Series named "Best Of" by multiple romance blogs*: No Weddings | One Funeral | Two Bar Mitzvahs | Three Christmases | For Valentine's  Award-winn...

Festive Frostbite book summary, reviews and downlod

Festive Frostbite

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Skate onto thin ice as multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion spins five brand-new multicultural holiday stories in… Festive Frostbite: A Colder Christmas Collection...

So NOT a Silent Night book summary, reviews and downlod

So NOT a Silent Night

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Nestle down for a joyride of unparalleled mistletoe mischief as multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion unveils five brand-new multicultural romantic comedies in… Half-bak...

The Irresistible 4th of July Comic Book Date book summary, reviews and downlod

The Irresistible 4th of July Comic Book Date

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Multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion returns with the heartwarming final romantic comedy in the Comic Book Date Series... The Irresistible 4th of July Comic Book Date.

Give Me a Christmas Break book summary, reviews and downlod

Give Me a Christmas Break

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Nestle down for a joyride of unparalleled mistletoe mischief as multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion unveils five brand-new multicultural romantic comedies in… Half-bak...

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Enticing Wrapper Number 9

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Nestle down for a joyride of unparalleled mistletoe mischief as multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion unveils five brand-new multicultural romantic comedies in… Half-bak...

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Lawbreaker

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Reader Warning: You'll need to buckle up and load up on snacks and energy drinks, because this baby clocked in at 112,000 words. But the heartwarming standalone story is filled with adven...

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Caught at Christmas

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Skate onto thin ice as multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion spins five brand-new multicultural holiday stories in… Festive Frostbite: A Colder Christmas Collection...

The Traveler: Initiate Years (Short-story Collection Books 1-5) book summary, reviews and downlod

The Traveler: Initiate Years (Short-story Collection Books 1-5)

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AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME! All five books together in one page-turning collection. Award-winning and bestselling authors Kat Bastion and Stone Bastion join forces on...

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Best Served Ice Cold

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Skate onto thin ice as multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion spins five brand-new multicultural holiday stories in… Festive Frostbite: A Colder Christmas Collection...

Two Bar Mitzvahs book summary, reviews and downlod

Two Bar Mitzvahs

4.5/5$4.99

No Weddings Series named "Best Of" by multiple romance blogs*: No Weddings | One Funeral | Two Bar Mitzvahs | Three Christmases | For Valentine's  Summer hea...

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Rule Breaker

4/5$4.99

Leilani Kealoha wants to be set free. Of family expectations. Of generations of prejudice. Chafing at rules made by the proud Hawaiian men in her family, she yearns to dis...

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Born of Mist and Legend

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Multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion returns to the Highland Legends series with the epic journey… Born of Mist and Legend. Dark angel Skorpius, guard...

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For Valentine's

4.5/5$3.99

Valentine's Day? We got this. Wedded bliss. After everything Hannah and I have been through, we finally have it. Yet dark dreams from my troubled past continue to e...

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Braving Soteria

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Multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion ventures into unexplored worlds with five original science fiction stories in… Braving Soteria: A Quantanauts Collection...

Brand New Year book summary, reviews and downlod

Brand New Year

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Multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion returns with a standalone multicultural romantic comedy novelette, the perfect feel-good escape. Avery Benson imprinted in...

Half-baked Holiday book summary, reviews and downlod

Half-baked Holiday

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Nestle down for a joyride of unparalleled mistletoe mischief as multiple award-winning author Kat Bastion unveils five brand-new multicultural romantic comedies in… Half-bak...

Forged in Dreams and Magick book summary, reviews and downlod

Forged in Dreams and Magick

4.5/5$4.99

Chosen by FreshFiction.com as their Fresh Pick for October 22, 2013 Kat Bastion's award-winning debut in the Highland Legends Series: Isobel MacInnes wakes up...

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