Josh Peck

Joshua " Josh " Michael Peck ( born November 10, 1986 in New York City ) is an American film actor. He began in the late 1990s to acting and became known in Germany for his role as Josh Nichols in the Nickelodeon series Drake & Josh. He played in the Amanda Show and in the films Snow Day and Max Keeble 's great plan. He also works together with the ONE campaign, the largest coalition in the fight against poverty.


Josh Peck was born in New York. His parents were unmarried at the time of his birth and he learned his father never knew. Peck was raised by his Jewish mother and his grandmother on mother's side. He had asthma and stayed in his childhood often at home and saw old television series. This inspired him and at age eight he decided to become a comedian; he appeared in various children's theaters and improvised all his jokes at the Caroline 's Comedy Club for the Audrey Hepburn Foundation. In 1999 he took up the suggestion of his mother on a role in The Amanda Show on Nickelodeon and decided to move to San Francisco to further build his career.


Peck's favorite actors and idols are Richard Pryor, Jackie Gleason, Jerry Lewis, Bill Cosby, Ben Kingsley and Morgan Freeman. Josh Peck, who is very good friends with Drake & Josh - mate Drake Bell, plays in his spare piano and ice hockey.

In the later Drake & Josh - - Follow Josh Peck is much thinner than he was at the beginning of the series. He worked with a personal trainer and lost about 40 pounds. In an interview, Josh said: "I lost a lot of weight, about 40 pounds. That helped with my asthma. I deliberately removed, because I knew that I would be happier if I would eat more healthily. 1 ½ years ago I started a diet and I had a personal trainer. But I have now mainly a healthier lifestyle. I have also done because I play a children's show, I'm a role model. Although I do not understand why I should be a role model, but I know that there are children who look up to me. So it is my responsibility to motivate people and inspire. I hope I can do that for children. But of course it does not matter what you look like. What matters is that everyone he is! "


  • 2000: Newcomers - New Friends ( The Newcomers )
  • 2000: Mad TV Live and Almost Legal
  • 2000: Snow Day (Snow Day)
  • 2000-2002: Whatever Happened to Robot Jones
  • 2000-2002: The Amanda Show
  • 2001: Max Keeble 's great plan ( Max Keeble 's Big Move)
  • 2001: Emergency Room - The emergency room (ER ) (1 episode )
  • 2001: Family Guy (1 episode, voice only )
  • 2001: Samurai Jack (1 episode, voice only )
  • 2002: Fillmore! (1 episode, voice only )
  • 2002: Mad TV
  • 2002: Spun
  • 2003: The Guardian - Savior with Heart ( The Guardian) ( episode: Dangerous nearby)
  • 2004-2007: Drake & Josh
  • 2004: Mean Creek
  • 2005: Havoc
  • 2006: Special
  • 2006: Drake & Josh go to Hollywood ( Drake & Josh Go Hollywood)
  • 2006: Ice Age 2: The Meltdown (Ice Age: The Meltdown ) ( voice of Eddie )
  • 2006: Ice Age 2: The Meltown (video game)
  • 2006: What's New, Scooby -Doo? (1 episode, voice only )
  • 2006: codename kids next door ( Codename: Kids Next Door ) (1 episode, voice only )
  • 2007: Drake & Josh and the king prawn
  • 2007: American Primitive
  • 2008: The Wackness - Being crazy is relative ( The Wackness )
  • 2008: Drillbit Taylor - A man for all accidents ( Drillbit Taylor)
  • 2008: Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh ( Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh )
  • 2009: Ice Age 3: Dawn of the Dinosaurs ( Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs ) ( voice of Eddie )
  • 2009: Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (Video Game )
  • 2009: What Goes Up
  • 2009: Wild About Harry
  • 2009: The Noobs - Small but common ( Aliens in the Attic ) ( voice )
  • 2011: ATM - Fatal trap
  • 2012: Ice Age 4 - Continental Drift ( voice of Eddie )
  • 2012: Victorious ( TV Series)
  • 2012: Red Dawn
  • 2013: Battle of the Year
  • 2014: The Big Bang Theory (TV series, episode 7x13 )

German dubbing

Josh Peck is synchronized in Germany by Manuel Straube ( Munich) and Julius Jellinek (Berlin).