Paul Lieberstein is a Primetime Emmy Award-winning actor, screenwriter, and television producer from the United States. He is popular for his work as writer, producer and supporting role as Toby Flenderson in an American television comedy series The Office.
Paul Lieberstein was born to Judith Lieberstein and Stanley Lieberstein on February 22, 1967, in Westport, Connecticut and was raised there along with his brother. He is Jewish. He holds American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Lieberstein wrote his first sitcom at Staples High School and played the vibraphone in the band. Later, he enrolled at Hamilton College where he joined Chi Psi and graduated in 1989, majoring in economics. After completion of his graduation, Lieberstein went to New York City, where his first job was as an auditor at Peat Marwick International.
Lieberstein got his first writing job for Clarissa Explains It All, an American teen sitcom created by Mitchell Kriegman for Nickelodeon, but he was fired after one season following his split with his writing partner.
In 2009, he featured in an American comedy film The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard, which was directed by Neal Brennan. The stars of this movie are Jeremy Piven, Ving Rhames, James Brolin, and David Koechner. The total budget for this movie was $10 million and grossed $15.3 million at the box office.
Likewise, Liberstein has also featured in numerous hit movies and TV shows including The Office, Bad Teacher, The Newsroom, and People of Earth. Apart from his acting career, he has written numerous television series like Luanne's Saga, How to Fire a Rifle Without Really Trying, The Unbearable Blindness of Laying, I Remember Mono, I Don't Want to Wait for Our Lives to Be Over, and Spin the Choice.
Moving towards his personal life, Paul is married to his longtime girlfriend Janine Serafin Poreba since 2008. The couple is blessed with five children. Paul lives a happily married life with his wife and there are no rumors of divorce between the couple. Besides, he has not been reported of any past affair and relationships.
As an actor, Paul is also active on social networking sites like Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. He has more than 43.7k followers on his Twitter account.
Liberstein earns a big amount of money from his professional writing and acting career. He has been featured in numerous hit movies and television series from which he must have made a good amount. As per sources, his net worth in 2018 is estimated to be $18 million.