Simon Helberg Biography

Published On Jan 18, 2016
Facts of Simon Helberg
Date of Birth: 1980 , December-9
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
Name Simon Helberg
Birth Name Julie Suzanne Chen
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, California
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Profession Actor, voice actor and comedian
Net Worth $4 million dollars
Eye Color Brown Dark
Hair Color Black
Weight in KG 59 kg
Famous for The Real Housewives
Education New York University's Tisch School of the Arts
Siblings Melissa Gilbert, Jonathan Gilbert, Claudia Cowan
Nick Name Michael
Father Harriet B. Helberg
Mother Sandy Helberg
Waist size 23
Chest Size 35 in
Bicep Size 12.5 in
Shoe Size 9 (US)
Affair with Peyton List (2012-2015)
Girlfriend Yes
Awards Critics' Choice TV Award
Salary N/A
Married Yes
Married to Jocelyn Towne (m. 2007)
Children Adeline Helberg, Wilder Towne Helberg
Divorce Harry Dubi D, 2005
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
TV Show The Minor Accomplishments of Jackie Woodman
Movies Kung Fu Panda
Body Measurements 34-26-34
Working For CBS, ABC news
Face Color White
Music Group Bell Biv DeVoe
Albums One Love
Boyfriend Theo James
Books Leggy Blonde: A Memoir
Died 23 May 2017
Breast Size 34B
Hip Size 33
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On 7th of July 2007, Simon got married to Jocelyn Towne. Jocelyn Towne is also an American actress. She is also a well known producer and director. Their first child, Adeline Helberg was born in 2012 and their second child, Wilder Towne Helberg was born in the early 2014.

Simon was born and raised by the parents who are active in the film industry. He also got interested in acting at a young age and with the completion of his high school education, he joined New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. He took his acting training from Atlantic Theater Company. He began his comedy career as a comedy duo Derek & Simon. He began his acting career in 1999 and that was from the comedy movie, Mumford. Three years later, he appeared in the movie Van Wilder starring the role of Vernon. His breakthrough role came in 2007 after he began appearing in the television series, The Big Bang Theory where he starred the role of Howard Wolowitz. For his role in this series, he earned the salary of $100,000 per episode. His net worth is said to be in millions.

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Born in Los Angeles, California

December 9 , 1980

Simon was born as Simon Maxwell Helberg in Los Angeles, California, United States of America to Harriet B. Helberg and Sandy Helberg. He grew up in middle class family and was raised in Judaism. He is five feet and four inch tall. 

Began his acting career

1999

He began his acting career in 1999 and that was from the comedy movie, Mumford. Three years later, he appeared in the movie Van Wilder starring the role of Vernon. He also made his television debut in 2001 and that was in the drama series, Popular.

Appeared in the television series, The Big Bang Theory

2007

His breakthrough role came in 2007 after he began appearing in the television series, The Big Bang Theory where he starred the role of Howard Wolowitz. For his role in this series, he earned the salary of $100,000 per episode.

Appeared in the web based series, Derek and Simon

2007

He began his comedy career as a comedy duo Derek & Simon. His partner Derek Waters is also a great comedian and an actor. After appearing in several shows as Derek and Simon, they appeared together in the web based series, Derek and Simon in 2007.

Married to Jocelyn Towne

July 15 , 2007

On 7th of July 2007, Simon got married to Jocelyn Towne. Jocelyn Towne is also an American actress. She is also a well known producer and director. As a married couple, they have been parents twice. They are happily married. 

First child, Adeline Helberg

May 8 , 2012

He became father for the first time in his life in 2012. He and his sweet wife, Jocelyn Towne welcomed their first child together on 8th of May and that time it was a daughter and they named her Adeline Helberg. 

Second child, Wilder Towne Helberg

April 23 , 2014

He also became father for the second time in his life and that was in 2014. He and his sweet wife, Jocelyn Towne welcomed their second child together on 23rd of April and that time it was a son and they named him Wilder Towne Helberg.

Won Critics Choice Television Awards

2013

In 2013, for starring the role of Howard Wolowitz in the television series, The Big Bang Theory, he got his first nomination in Critics Choice Television Awards. He was also honored with this award that year and that was for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.

Nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards

2012

Till now he has been nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards for five different times. He got nominated in this award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series. He has not been honored with this award once.