Steve Carell

Biography

Steven John "Steve" Carell (born August 16, 1962) is an American actor, comedian, voice artist, producer, director and writer. Carell became famous for his roles in the television series The Daily Show with Jon Stewart from 1999 to 2004, and The Office from 2005 onwards. He has also starred in several Hollywood films, including Anchorman, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Little Miss Sunshine, Evan Almighty, Dan in Real Life, Get Smart, Date Night and Dinner for Schmucks; and voiced characters in the animated films Over the Hedge, Horton Hears a Who!, and Despicable Me. Carell was nominated as "America's funniest man" in Life magazine. He received the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in the Television Comedy Series for his lead role of Michael Scott for the American television series The Office during 2006. Carell is married to Saturday Night Live alumna Nancy Carell, whom he met when she was a student in an improvisation class he was teaching at Second City. They have two children, Elisabeth Anne "Annie" (born May 25, 2001) and John "Johnny" (born June 2004). Nancy acted with him on The Office as his realtor and short-lived girlfriend Carol Stills, and also cameoed as a sex therapist in The 40 Year Old Virgin. The Carells have a home in Marshfield, Massachusetts. He recently helped to preserve some of the town's history by purchasing the 155-year-old Marshfield Hills General Store, an antique country store well-known for its candy counter. ​

Steven John "Steve" Carell (born August 16, 1962) is an American actor, comedian, voice artist, producer, director and writer. Carell became famous for his roles in the television series The Daily Show with Jon Stewart from 1999 to 2004, and The Office from 2005 onwards. He has also starred in several Hollywood films, including Anchorman, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Little Miss Sunshine, Evan Almighty, Dan in Real Life, Get Smart, Date Night and Dinner for Schmucks; and voiced characters in the animated films Over the Hedge, Horton Hears a Who!, and Despicable Me. Carell was nominated as "America's funniest man" in Life magazine. He received the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in the Television Comedy Series for his lead role of Michael Scott for the American television series The Office during 2006. Carell is married to Saturday Night Live alumna Nancy Carell, whom he met when she was a student in an improvisation class he was teaching at Second City. They have two children, Elisabeth Anne "Annie" (born May 25, 2001) and John "Johnny" (born June 2004). Nancy acted with him on The Office as his realtor and short-lived girlfriend Carol Stills, and also cameoed as a sex therapist in The 40 Year Old Virgin. The Carells have a home in Marshfield, Massachusetts. He recently helped to preserve some of the town's history by purchasing the 155-year-old Marshfield Hills General Store, an antique country store well-known for its candy counter. ​

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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 58

Birthday 1962-08-16

Place of Birth Concord, Massachusetts, USA

Adult Actor False

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Also Known As

  • Steven Carrel
  • Steven Carel
  • Steve Carel
  • Steven Carell

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Despicable Me 3 as Gru/Dru (Voice)
2017 Battle of the Sexes as Bobby Riggs
2016 Café Society as Phil
2016 First Impressions(1 episode) as Himself
2015 The Big Short as Mark Baum
2015 Freeheld as Steven Goldstein
2015 Minions as Gru (voice)
2014 9 Kisses
2014 Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day as Ben Cooper
2014 Foxcatcher as John du Pont
2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues as Brick Tamland
2013 Despicable Me 2 as Gru (voice)
2013 The Way Way Back as Trent
2013 The Incredible Burt Wonderstone as Burt Wonderstone
2013 Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot as Himself
2012 Hope Springs as Dr. Bernie Feld
2012 Seeking a Friend for the End of the World as Dodge
2011 Crazy, Stupid, Love. as Cal Weaver
2011 Threat Level Midnight: The Movie (A Michael Scott Joint) as Agent Michael Scarn
2010 Dinner for Schmucks as Barry
2010 Despicable Me as Gru (voice)
2010 Date Night as Phil Foster
2008 Get Smart as Maxwell Smart
2008 Horton Hears a Who! as The Mayor of Whoville (voice)
2008 Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis(1 episode)
2007 Stories USA as Mark (segment "Street of Pain")
2007 Dan in Real Life as Dan Burns
2007 Evan Almighty as Evan Baxter
2007 Knocked Up as Himself (uncredited)
2006 Hammy's Boomerang Adventure as Hammy (voice)
2006 Little Miss Sunshine as Uncle Frank
2006 American Storage as Rich
2006 Over the Hedge as Hammy (voice)
2005 The Colbert Report(1 episode)
2005 The 40 Year Old Virgin as Andy Stitzer
2005 Bewitched as Uncle Arthur
2005 The Office(185 episodes) as Michael Scott
2004 Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie as Brick Tamland
2004 Melinda and Melinda as Walt
2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy as Brick Tamland
2004 Sleepover as Officer Sherman
2004 Come to Papa(4 episodes) as Blevin
2003 Bruce Almighty as Evan Baxter
2002 Watching Ellie(19 episodes) as Edgar
2002 Live From the Red Carpet(1 episode) as Himself
1999 Suits as United Standards 2
1998 Tomorrow Night as Mail Room Guy Without Glasses
1997 Over the Top(12 episodes) as Yorgo Galfanikos
1996 The Ambiguously Gay Duo(0 episodes)
1996 The Ambiguously Gay Duo(12 episodes) as Gary (voice)
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(1 episode) as Himself
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(3 episodes)
1996 The Dana Carvey Show(11 episodes)
1991 Curly Sue as Tesio
1975 Saturday Night Live(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(3 episodes) as Steve Carell
1900 Marwencol as Mark Hogancamp
1900 Get Smart 2 as Maxwell Smart

Production

2014 Riot(1 episode) … Executive Producer
2013 The Incredible Burt Wonderstone … Producer
2011 Crazy, Stupid, Love. … Producer
2008 Get Smart … Executive Producer
2005 The Office(208 episodes) … Producer

Writing

2005 The 40 Year Old Virgin … Screenplay
1900 Get Smart 2 … Screenplay

Creator

2016 Angie Tribeca … Creator

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