Dave is perhaps best known as “Joey” from the hit ABC television series, Full House, which aired for eight seasons (1987-1995, with 192 episodes produced) and can now be seen on Nick At Nite. Additionally, the show runs worldwide, syndicated in over 100 countries. Dave followed this success by hosting his second prime-time hit series, America's Funniest People, which ran on ABC for four seasons. Dave is also co-starring in Fuller House, which will begin airing on Netflix in 2016.
Dave also hosted ABC's World's Funniest Videos and his own series, Out of Control for Nickelodeon. Dave hosted Animal Kidding on the Animal Planet Network. You’ve also seen Dave guest star on How I Met Your Mother on CBS and appearances on the Super Bowl for Dannon Yogurt, Jimmy Fallon, The View, OPRAH: Where Are They Now?, Bravo’s Watch What Happens L!ve, Good Morning America and the Today Show.
Dave appeared on VH1’s #1 rated series The Surreal Life, and hosted multiple seasons of America’s Most Talented Kids for the i Network. Dave partnered with Nancy Kerrigan on the Skating With Celebrities series on the Fox Network. Dave starred in two movies; Shredderman for Nickelodeon and The Family Holiday, which aired on Lifetime, co-starred in The Disney Channel’s highest rated movie, The 13th Year.
Highly regarded for his voice-over talent, Dave's additional credits include many Saturday morning cartoon favorites. He began by doing voices on HannaBarbera's Scooby Doo and the re-syndicated version of The Jetson's. Dave then went on to lend his versatile voice to Jim Henson's multiple Emmy Award-winning animated series, The Muppet Babies, where he portrayed Animal, Bunsen Honeydew, Waldorf and Statler (the two old guys in the balcony on the original Muppet Show) and Bean Bunny. Dave voiced Peter Venkman for The Real Ghostbusters cartoon, and the Cartoon Networks' Robot Chicken and China, IL for Cartoon Networks' Adult Swim lineup. Dave also teamed-up with Dave Thomas on The Bob and Doug (McKenzie) animated series. Dave can also be heard as the voice of Kellogg’s Raisin Bran and the GEICO Legends national radio campaign.
Dave's performed his clean stand-up on The Tonight Show, HBO's Detroit Comedy Jam and HBO's Comic Relief at Radio City Music Hall. Dave continues to sell-out shows at colleges, corporate events, casinos, nightclubs and theaters. Dave currently resides in Los Angeles. In his free time, he enjoys flying airplanes, playing ice hockey and golf.