Learning from humans
Dick Butkus is Larry and Jackie’s youngest son. He’s precocious, well-mannered and in awe of this strange new world. Dick loves to express himself, whether it’s in the form of a love salute for his parents or defending his human friends in the face of danger.
Ian Patrick is a young actor on the rise who will make his television debut as Dick Butkus on ABC'S new fall comedy, The Neighbors. Most recently Ian appeared in the feature film Wanderlust, starring Jennifer Aniston and Paul Rudd.
Before working in TV and film, Ian appeared in a number of commercials and did local print work. He was born in Dallas and is the youngest of four children. He enjoys outdoor activities like riding his scooter. He also enjoys reading, playing computer games and building with Legos. He is an animal lover and has two dogs and four cats.
Ian frequently travels back and forth between his hometown of Dallas and Los Angeles.