Daniel Jason Sudeikis (suu-DAY-kiss) is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and producer. In the 1990s, he began his career in improv comedy and performed with ComedySportz 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. He is also known for his roles in the films Horrible Bosses (2011), Hall Pass (2011), We're the Millers (2013), Horrible Bosses 2 (2014), Colossal (2016) and Mother's Day (2016). He has also provided voice-work for Epic (2013), The Angry Birds Movie (2016), Next Gen (2018) and The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019). In 2020, he starred as the lead in sports comedy series Ted Lasso.