William Beau Mirchoff (born January 13, 1989) is an American-born Canadian actor, best known for starring as Danny Bolen on the sixth season of ABC's Desperate Housewives (2009a__2010). He also appeared in films such as Scary Movie 4 and The Grudge 3. Beau Mirchoff currently portrays Matty McKibben in MTV's series Awkward. Beau Mirchoff was born on January 13, 1989 in Seattle, Washington to a podiatrist and a government worker. A few days after his birth, he and his family moved to Victoria, BC, Canada. Mirchoff attended Mount Douglas Secondary School in Saanich, BC.... Mirchoff first got noticed for his role in the play Bubbly Stiltskin. His first feature was a supporting role in Scary movie 4, playing 'Robbie Ryan'.