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Steve Carell Biography

Aavash Rajbhandari Sun May, 2016
Steve Carell

Facts of Steve Carell

Date of Birth: 1962 , August-16
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Steve Carell
Birth Name Steven John Carell
Nick Name Steve
Father Edwin A. Carell
Mother Harriet Theresa
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Concord, Massachusetts
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $ 50 million
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG 74 KG
Famous for Actor, comedian, director, producer, writer
Married Yes
Married to Nancy Carell (m. 1995)
Children Elisabeth Anne Carell, John Carell
Education Denison University (1984), Middlesex School (1980), The Fenn School
Awards Golden Globe 2006
Movies Foxcatcher , Despicable Me, 40 year old Virgin
TV Show The Office 2005 – 2013

Quick Timeline of Steve Carell

1962 Born in Concord, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
1991 Made Acting Debut in Curly Sue
2004 Anchorman released in Theatres
2005 Started TV series The Office
2006 Starred in Little Miss Sunshine
2010 Starred in Despicable Me
1995 Married Nancy Ellen Carell
2016 Release of TV series Angie Tribeca

Detail Timeline of Steve Carell

August 16 , 1962

Born in Concord, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

Funny and Multi talented Steve Carell  was born in Concord, Massachusetts, U.S.A. to an electrical engineer Edwin A. Carell and a psychiatric nurse Harriet T. He is the youngest among his siblings.

October 25 , 1991

Made Acting Debut in Curly Sue

Since an early age, Steve Carell had a keen interest in acting and made his debut in a minor role in the movie Curly Sue (1991). He plays Tesio, a quiet and snooty waiter in an upscale restaurant 

July 9 , 2004

Anchorman released in Theatres

Inventive Steve Carell starred in iconic Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy(2004) starring alongside Will Ferrell and Paul Rudd. He played Brick Tamland , a dull - witted weatherman for a news team.

2005

Started TV series The Office

Steve Carell had starred in movies as supporting roles and had finally joined the NBC cast on highly acclaimed TV series The Office as Michael Scott an eccentric regional manager of Dunder Mifflin Paper Company. 

2006

Starred in Little Miss Sunshine

In 2006, funnyman Steve Carell starred in the comedic road trip drama Little Miss Sunshine Frank Ginsberg alongside Greg Kinnear and Toni Collete. He plays a troubled queer temporarily living at home with his parents who is an avid reader of Marcel Proust. 

2010

Starred in Despicable Me

Steve Carell starred on a 3D animated movie Despicable Me directed by Chris Renaud and Pierre Coffin and voice over the character Gru who is a supervillain that adopts three girls. The movie became sixth biggest film of Universal Studios and 25th highest grossing movie of all time.

1995

Married Nancy Ellen Carell

Steve Carell met student Nancy Carell while teaching a course at Second city and quickly fell in love. They tied the knot in 1995. Nancy was also an alumnus in the TV series The Office that he worked in. They both have 2 children

January 17 , 2016

Release of TV series Angie Tribeca

Having reached stardom through his acting, Steve Carell ventured on to produce and direct shows and created television series Angie Tribeca with his wife Nancy Carell. It premiered on 17 Jan 2016. The show stars Rashida Jones in the lead role as detective Angie Tribeca and the show is a comical depiction of police procedurals.

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Funny and Multi-talented Steve Carell is a writer, director, producer, comedian, and an actor. Steve is well remembered for his role as Michael Scott in the comedy-drama series The Office, for which he has also receiced a Golden Globe award.

Steve Carell was born as Steve John Carell on 16th August 1962 in Concord, Massachusetts, U.S.A. to an electrical engineer Edwin A. Carell and a psychiatric nurse Harriet Theresa. Steve's father belongs to Italian descent while his mother is of Polish and German ancestry, which makes Steve Carell's ethnicity to be mixed. He is of American nationality.

Steve attended The Fenn School, Middlesex School, and Nashoba Brooks School. He later enrolled at  Denison University in Granville form where he graduated in the year 1984.

Since an early age, Carell had a keen interest in acting and made his debut in a minor role in the movie Curly Sue (1991), starring Jim Belushi. and Kelly Lynch. Inventive Carell's filmography includes movies such as the iconic Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy(2004) starring alongside Will Ferrell and Paul Rudd; acclaimed comedic road drama Little Miss Sunshine(2006)with Greg Kinnear and Toni Collete and voice over’s as Dru on animated movies Despicable Me(2010) and Despicable Me 2 (2013), voicing opposite to Kristen Wiig.

Steve Carell's most notable work includes his portrayal of the regional manager Michael Scott in the television series The office, feating John Krasinski and Jenna Fischer.

Steve Carell is a married man and is married to actress Nancy Carell. The two met at Second City, an acting training center, where he was providing acting lessons. The couple married on the 5th of August in 1995. Together they have two children: a daughter named Elisabeth Anne Annie and a son called  John Johnny. He currently resides in Los Angeles with his wife Nancy Carell and has two children.

He has a height of 5'7 inches and weighs about 65 kgs. Although he' is well past middle age, he has retained his good looks and is named as the funniest American man by Life Magazine. 

Steve Carell's net worth is estimated at $50 million. The comedian has earned all his wealth from his works in many super hit movies and television series. He was the 31st highest paid actor in 2011, during which he earned about $17.5 million.

He also owns the Marshfield Hills General Store, which also plays a vital role in adding income to his current net worth.  Being an actor with such a great reputation, Steve Carell is still likely to land new roles in the coming future which is sure to improve his net worth further.