Steve Carell

Actor / Television Director / Comedian / Television Producer / Character Actor / Screenwriter / Film Producer | * 08/16/1962 (57) | Concord, Massachusetts, USA
Steven John Carell (born August 16, 1962) is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, and director. He is best known for his portrayal of boss Michael Scott on the NBC sitcom The Office (2005–2013), on which he also worked as an occasional producer, writer and director. He was recognized as "America's Funniest Man" by Life magazine. Carrell has received numerous accolades for his performances in both film and television, including the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy for his work on The Office. Carell gained recognition as a correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart from 1999 to 2005. He went on to star in several hit comedy films, such as Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) and its 2013 sequel Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), Evan Almighty (2007), ()
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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. ​.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Kids & Family

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Awards & Nominations for Steve Carell

Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy Writers Guild of America Award Golden Globe Award Academy Award for Best Actor

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Movies with Steve Carell as Actor(55)

as Gru (voice)2021 Minions: The Rise of Gru
as Himself (Archive Material)2020 Fan Level Midnight: Devoted to The Office
as Michael Scarn2020 Threat Level Midnight
as Michael Scott2019 I Bought a Japanese Knife
as Donald Rumsfeld2018 Vice
as Mark Hogancamp2018 Welcome to Marwen
as David Sheff2018 Beautiful Boy
as Bobby Riggs2017 Battle of the Sexes
as Larry 'Doc' Shepherd2017 Last Flag Flying
as Gru / Dru (voice)2017 Despicable Me 3
as Phil Stern2016 Café Society
as Mark Baum2015 The Big Short
as Steven Goldstein2015 Freeheld
as Gru (voice)2015 Minions
as John du Pont2014 Foxcatcher
as Man on Bench2014 9 Kisses
as Gru (voice)2013 Despicable Me 2
as Trent Ramsey2013 The Way Way Back
as Gru (voice) (uncredited)2013 Minions: Training Wheels
as Burt Wonderstone2013 The Incredible Burt Wonderstone
as Dr. Bernie Feld2012 Hope Springs
as Cal Weaver2011 Crazy, Stupid, Love.
as Gru (voice)2010 Despicable Me
as Barry2010 Dinner for Schmucks
as Phil Foster2010 Date Night
as Maxwell Smart2008 Get Smart
as The Mayor of Whoville (voice)2008 Horton Hears a Who!
as Dan Burns2007 Dan in Real Life
as Evan Baxter2007 Evan Almighty
as Himself (uncredited)2007 Knocked Up
as Frank Ginsberg2006 Little Miss Sunshine
as Hammy (voice)2006 Over the Hedge
as Hammy (voice)2006 Hammy's Boomerang Adventure
as Uncle Arthur2005 Bewitched
as Andy Stitzer2005 The 40 Year Old Virgin
as Officer Sherman2004 Sleepover
as Evan Baxter2003 Bruce Almighty
as United Standards 21999 Suits
as Mail Room Guy Without Glasses1998 Tomorrow Night
as Tesio1991 Curly Sue

TV Shows/Series with Steve Carell as Actor(18)

as General Mark R. Naird2020 Space Force
as Mitch Kessler2019 The Morning Show
as himself2016 First Impressions
as himself2011 Life's Too Short
as himself2007 The Graham Norton Show
as Michael Scott2005 The Office
as Edgar2002 Watching Ellie
as Yorgo Galfanikos1997 Over the Top
1993 WWE Raw
as Dan Gillick (voice)1989 The Simpsons
as Himself - Host1975 Saturday Night Live
as Michael1975 Saturday Night Live

Movies with Steve Carell as Crew(4)

Production/Producer2013 The Incredible Burt Wonderstone
Production/Producer2011 Crazy, Stupid, Love.
Production/Executive Producer2008 Get Smart
Writing/Screenplay2005 The 40 Year Old Virgin

TV Shows/Series with Steve Carell as Crew(3)

Production/Executive Producer2020 Space Force
Production/Executive Producer2014 Riot
Production/Producer2005 The Office

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Steve Carell
Born: Thursday, 08/16 1962 (August) in Concord (current age: 57 years + 358 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Denison University
Spouses (current/former): Nancy Carell
Children: Johnny Carell, Elisabeth Anne Carell
Other names for Steve Carell (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Steven Carrel"
"Steven Carel"
"Steve Carel"
"Steven Carell"
"Стив Карелл"
"ستيف كارل"
"스티브 커렐"
"สตีฟ คาเรล"
"Steven John "Steve" Carell"
"Steven John Carell"
"Στίβεν Τζον Καρέλ"
"Στίβεν Καρέλ"
"Στιβ Καρέλ"
Steve Carell frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (31x, Actor)
Bill Hader (26x, Actor)
Adam McKay (14x, Crew)
Ricky Gervais (13x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (13x, Actress)
Will Ferrell (11x, Actor)
Martin Short (11x, Actor)
Judd Apatow (11x, Crew)
Pierre Coffin (11x, Actor)
Tom Hanks (10x, Actor)
Stephen Colbert (10x, Actor)
Jon Stewart (10x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:416, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 08/05/2020