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Dax Shepard

Shepard at the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival in New York City
Born Dax Randall Shepard
January 2, 1975 (1975-01-02) (age 35)
Milford, Michigan, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1998–present

Dax Randall Shepard (born January 2, 1975) is an American actor.

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Background

Shepard was born in Milford, Michigan, and attended Milford Middle School and Walled Lake Central High School, before enrolling in The Groundlings school. He later received a degree in anthropology at UCLA.

Career

In 2006, Shepard appeared opposite Dane Cook and Jessica Simpson in the comedy Employee of the Month. During the same time, Shepard began appearing in more film roles, and starred his first main character role in Let's Go to Prison. He also had a major role in Baby Mama. Shepard wrote the script for the Paramount venture Get 'em Wet, in which he again appeared opposite Arnett.[1]

Personal life

Shepard races motorcycles at Buttonwillow Raceway, including his Ducati Hypermotard 1100S and Suzuki GSX-R1000.[2]

He has been dating Kristen Bell since 2007.[3] As of February 2010, he and Bell are engaged. [4]

Shepard donates much of his time to the Hollenbeck Youth Center, an after-school program that provides opportunity to at-risk inner-city youth. He has served as their official Master of Ceremonies, along with his friend Tom Arnold, for the Inner-City Games and Hollenbeck Youth Center's Miracle on 1st Street Toy Giveaway Program in East Los Angeles.[5] [6]

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