Kyle Howard

Budd Skriff: Upside-Down Magic

Kyle Howard stars as Budd Skriff, a wisecracking groundskeeper and the upside-down magic “professor” at the Sage Academy of Magical Studies, in the Disney Channel Original Movie “Upside-Down Magic,” based on the best-selling book series.

Howard discovered his love for acting while working dinner theater in his hometown of Loveland, Colorado. The veteran actor has since landed numerous starring and guest-starring roles on popular television shows, including “The Drew Carey Show,” “Friends,” “Nip/Tuck,” “Chicago Hope,” “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” and many others.

Howard is likely best known for his starring role as Bobby Newman on the TBS series “My Boys.” Additional starring television credits include “Royal Pains,” “Your Family or Mine,” “Related,” “Run of the House,” “Love Boat: The Next Wave” and “Grosse Pointe.” He also starred alongside Milo Ventimiglia and Chris Evans in the FOX series “Opposite Sex.”

Feature film credits include “Orange County,” “House Arrest,” “The Paper Brigade,” “Robo Warriors,” “Easy Six” and “Extreme Movie,” among others.