Date of Birth : Jun 28th 1970
White was a writer and producer on Dawson’s Creek and Freaks and Geeks and wrote and acted in the films Chuck & Buck, The Good Girl, Orange County, School of Rock and Nacho Libre. He also had a role in the 2004 remake of The Stepford Wives.
He frequently collaborates with actor–writer Jack Black on films. Together they formed the production company Black and White, which closed in 2006.
White is not a fan of classic rock, but he wrote The School of Rock (2003) specifically so Black could perform his own favorite rock music.
White made his directorial debut with the self-penned Year of the Dog at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival. White is a vegan animal rights supporter and received an award from animal rights group PETA for Year of the Dog.
He was a member of the US Dramatic Jury at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival.
He formerly appeared on the fourteenth season of The Amazing Race along with his father Mel. He and his father are eliminated from 6th place (however the two, winning the third leg of the race, won a a trip for two to Costa Rica).