Dave McCary is an American film director, comedian, and writer that has been actively involved in making movies and entertaining people. He is married to actress Emma Stone, and they have a daughter together. Dave McCary was born on July 2, 1985, in the United States of America. He has served as the director of Saturday Night Live and Epic Rap Battle of History. When he was with Mooney, he formed a sketch comedy group called Good Neighbor alongside Beck Bennett and Kyle Mooney. Dave McCary has a net worth of $14. Here is his biography.

Name: Dave Lawrence McCary,

Born: July 2, 1985,

Place of Birth: San Diego, California,

Nationality: American,

Occupation: Writer, director, producer, and comedian.

Early Life

Dave Lawrence McCary was born in San Diego, California, on July 2, 1985. His parents are Diane Lee McCary and Gary Lee McCary. Not much is known about Dave McCary’s early life. We don’t know which high school he graduated from, except that his parents are Diane and Gary. Dave lived with his childhood friend Kyle Mooney while Mooney attended the University of Southern California.

It was through Mooney that McCray met Nick Rutherford and Beck Bennett. From 2013 to 2019, McCray worked as a segment director for Saturday Night Live. Aside from that, McCary and other Good Neighbor co-founders formed a sketch comedy group.


Sketch Comedy Group

We don’t know when Dave McCary started his career as a writer, director, producer, and comedian. In 2001, Dave came together with Beck, Kyle Mooney, and Nick to form a comedy group, Good Neighbor. The comedy group Good neighbor has more than 63 million views on YouTube. Due to their achievement, Good Neighbor’s team received a personal acknowledgment from Steven Spielberg and also from comedian Louis C.K.

Before that, Good Neighbor filmed a Comedy Central pilot, The Good Neighbor Show. In 2017, Dave directed the comedy-drama film Brigsby Bear. The show was made by Will Ferrell and Adam McKay via their company Gary Sanchez along with other featured players. At this time, Dave filmed the first two seasons of Epic rap Battles of History. Aside from that, Dave McCary directed the Emmy-winning digital “Come Back Barack”, which features Chance The Rapper. 

It is interesting to note that Dave’s work had collected more than 2 billion views on YouTube from when he began his film-producing career. It was reported that SNL worked with Comedy Central to get Dave and other members of the group from their contract so that they could join the long-running sketch show.

At this time, McCary joined Saturday Night Live for its thirty-ninth season as a segment director with Kyle Mooney and Beck and Nick Rutherford, who joined as a staff writer. Dave McCary directory debut, Brigsby Bear, was a Grand Jury Nominee at Sundance Film Festival. It also landed on the National Board of Review’s Top 10 independent Films of 2017. Dave is also an American comedian.

Relationship with Emma Stone

Dave McCary

Dave McCary was Emma Stone’s husband, and they have a baby girl together, who is their first child. Emma Stone is an actress who was born on November 6, 1988, in Scottsdale, Arizona. Stone began acting when she was a kid in the theater production of The Wind in the Willows in 2000. When she was a teenager, Emma Stone relocated to Los Angeles with her mother, and there, she made her TV debut in Search of the New Partridge Family is a reality show that produced only an unsold pilot.

Aside from that, Emma Stone appeared in a series of teen films such as Superbad, The House Bunny, Zombieland, Coleman Rayner, and Easy A. Easy A is one of Stone’s first leading roles, which earned her the nomination for the BAFTA Rising Star Award.

Aside from that, she was also nominated for the Golden Globe Award for the Best Actress. Emma Stone voiced the leading female role in The Croods and its 2020 sequel. With her husband Dave McCary, she runs a film production company, Fruit Tree production.

Personal Life

Actor Dave McCary

In 2017, Emma Stone started a relationship with Dave McCary, a Saturday Night Live director. In 2020, Dave and Stone generated marriage speculations among their fans after being photographed wearing similar gold bands. They soon became engaged in December 2019 and married the following year. In March 2021, a source told us that the couple (Stone and McCary) had their first baby together. After Emma gave birth, she and her husband (McCary) named their baby Louise Jean McCary.