Joel McHale stars as Jeff Winger in NBC's Community, and is also the current host of The Soup on E! In 2004, McHale began hosting The Soup, a satirical weekly television show on the E! television network. Throughout the show, he takes the audience through the oddities and ridiculous happenings of the week in television. In 2009, McHale played FBI Agent Robert Herndon in The Informant! alongside Matt Damon and landed the starring role in the NBC comedy series, Community, alongside Chevy Chase, Ken Jeong, Donald Glover, Jim Rash, and Alison Brie. He also starred as Rex alongside Mark Whalberg in the 2012 film, Ted.