Dave Rose
Zachary Knighton Happy Endings-3228-590-700-80
General Information
Gender: Male
Hair Color: Brownish Blond
Eye Color: Green
Occupation(s): Independent Sandwich Truck Owner
Family & Friends
Relationships: Alex Kerkovich (Ex-fiancé / girlfriend)
Friends: Max Blum
Penny Hartz
Jane Williams
Brad Williams
Employees: Self-employed
Series Information
First appearance: Pilot
Portrayer: Zachary Knighton

Dave is a fictional character played by Zachary Knighton , from the ABC comedy, Happy Endings.

Character Overview Edit

After being left at the altar on his wedding day by Alex, Dave found himself picking up the pieces of a broken relationship and getting back into the dating world. With the help of his best friends Brad Williams and Max Blum, Dave quit his day job and is now self-employed; operating a steak sandwich food truck called 'Steak Me Home Tonight'. Dave is currently sharing residence with stains of unknown origin on Max's futon as he figures out how to get his life back on track. Since his breakup with Alex, Dave has dated or had relations with several women, which occasionally annoys Alex since she hasn't had much luck with her own dating life.

Dave's Happy Ending Edit

Wife. House. Kids. Best friendship with Michael Jordan.


  • He owns his own sandwich truck called "Steak Me Home Tonight".
  • He may have feelings for Penny as suggested by his therapist.
  • Dave and Alex were in a relationship for eight years, before they broke up.
  • In the third season, he moves back in with Alex.
  • He temporarly lived with Max after Alex left him at the altar.
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