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Steve Carell

Steve Carell
Born Steven John Carell
August 16, 1962 (1962-08-16) (age 45)
Acton, Massachusetts
Spouse(s) Nancy Walls (1995 - present) 2 children

Steven John Carell (born August 16, 1962[1]) is a Golden Globe- and Screen Actors Guild Award-winning American comedian, actor, producer and writer, who rose to fame as a correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, from 1999 to 2004. Since 2005, he has starred in the American version of the television sitcom The Office, as main character Michael Scott. He has starred and co-starred in several films including Bruce Almighty, Anchorman, The 40 Year-Old Virgin, Little Miss Sunshine, Evan Almighty and Dan in Real Life. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... is the 228th day of the year (229th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Location in Middlesex County in Massachusetts Coordinates: , Country State County Middlesex Settled 1639 Incorporated 1735 Government  - Type Open Town Meeting  - Town Manager Don P. Johnson  - Board of    Selectmen Peter Berry Dore Hunter Paulina Knibbe Andy Magee Lauren Rosenzweig Area  - Total 20. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... Nancy Walls (born July 19, 1966, in Cohasset, Massachusetts) is an American actress who has appeared in many comedies. ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... The Office is an Emmy Award-winning American television comedy that debuted on NBC as a midseason replacement on March 24, 2005. ... The Actor: The Screen Actors Guild Award Statue The Screen Actors Guild Awards are an annual award given by the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) to recognize outstanding performances by members. ... The SAG Award for Best Cast in a Motion Picture is an award given by the Screen Actors Guild to honor the finest acting achievements in film. ... For the childrens book character, see Little Miss Sunshine (character). ... The SAG Award for Best Cast in a Comedy Series is an award given by the Screen Actors Guild to honor the finest acting achievements in Comedy Series. ... This article is about the USA version of The Office. ... is the 228th day of the year (229th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... For the documentary about Jerry Seinfeld, see Comedian (film). ... For other uses, see Actor (disambiguation). ... The primary role of a television producer is to coordinate and control all aspects of production, ranging from show idea development and cast hiring to shoot supervision and fact-checking. ... A writer is anyone who creates a written work, although the word more usually designates those who write creatively or professionally, or those who have written in many different forms. ... Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart on the set of The Daily Show The Daily Show (currently The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, also known as TDS to fans and staffers) is a half-hour satirical fake news program produced by and run on the Comedy Central cable television network in... This article is about the USA version of The Office. ... Michael Gary Scott (born March 15, 1964) is a fictional character on NBCs The Office portrayed by Steve Carell, and based on David Brent from the original British version of The Office. ... Bruce Almighty is a 2003 comedy movie directed by Tom Shadyac and written by Steve Koren, Mark OKeefe, and Steve Oedekerk. ... Categories: Stub | 2004 films | Comedy films ... The 40 Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 American comedy film, written by Judd Apatow and co-written by Steve Carell, though it featured a great deal of improvised dialogue. ... For the childrens book character, see Little Miss Sunshine (character). ... Evan Almighty is a 2007 comedy film, and sequel to the 2003 film Bruce Almighty. ... Dan in Real Life is a 2007 American dramedy film directed by Peter Hedges and released on October 26, 2007. ...

Contents

Biography

Early life

Carell, the youngest of three brothers, was born in Acton, Massachusetts, the son of Harriet T. (née Koch), a psychiatric nurse, and Edwin A. Carell.[2][3][4] Carell's maternal uncle was Stanley Koch, a glassblower who worked with Allen B. DuMont to create cathode ray tubes.[5] Carell's paternal grandfather was Italian;[2] his father was born with the surname "Caroselli", later shortening it to "Carell".[4] Carell was educated at The Fenn School and Middlesex School, where he graduated in 1980, and took part on the Junior varsity Dance team [dancer, number 22] and lacrosse teams in Concord, Massachusetts, as well as Denison University in Granville, Ohio. He originally aspired to become a radio broadcaster, deejaying at WDUB in Granville, Ohio. Location in Middlesex County in Massachusetts Coordinates: , Country State County Middlesex Settled 1639 Incorporated 1735 Government  - Type Open Town Meeting  - Town Manager Don P. Johnson  - Board of    Selectmen Peter Berry Dore Hunter Paulina Knibbe Andy Magee Lauren Rosenzweig Area  - Total 20. ... Née redirects here. ... Dr. Allen Balcom DuMont (January 29, 1901 - November 14, 1965) was an American scientist and inventor best known for improvements to the cathode ray tube in 1931 for use in television receivers. ... The Fenn School is an all boys private school in Concord, Massachusetts serving grades 4-9. ... Middlesex School The Circle, Middlesex School, Concord, Massachusetts Clay Centennial Center, Middlesex School, Concord, Massachusetts Middlesex School is an independent preparatory school for grades 9 - 12 located in Concord, Massachusetts, USA. It was founded in 1901 by Frederick Winsor, who headed the school until 1937. ... Location in Middlesex County in Massachusetts Coordinates: , Country State County Middlesex Settled 1635 Incorporated 1635 Government  - Type Open town meeting Area  - Total 25. ... Denison University is a highly selective private liberal arts and sciences college in Granville, Ohio, approximately 30 miles (50 km) east of Columbus. ... Granville is a village in Licking County, Ohio, founded by settlers from Granville, Massachusetts, a town of which it now has three times the population. ... Radio broadcasting can be done via cable FM, local wire networks, satellite and the Internet. ... For other meanings of DJ, see DJ (disambiguation). ... WDUB (91. ...


Early career

Prior to opting for a career as a performer, Carell worked as a mail carrier in Littleton, Massachusetts. He later recounted that he quit after a few months because he was "very, very bad at it."[6] He also planned on attending law school, but was unable to write an explanation on an application form as to why he wanted to be a lawyer. Carell performed with Chicago troupe The Second City in 1991, where Stephen Colbert was his understudy for a time. That same year, he landed his first film work in a minor role as Tesio in Curly Sue. Location in Massachusetts Coordinates: , Country United States State Massachusetts County Middlesex County Settled 1686 Incorporated 1715 Government  - Type Open town meeting Area  - Town  17. ... For other uses, see Chicago (disambiguation). ... Second City redirects here. ... This article is about Stephen Colbert, the actor. ... An understudy is a theatrical term for someone who learns the lines and moves of a leading actor or actress in a theatrical play. ... Curly Sue is a 1991 comedy film starring James Belushi and Alisan Porter. ...


In 1996, he was a cast member of the briefly aired The Dana Carvey Show. Along with fellow cast member Stephen Colbert, Carell provided the voice of Gary, half of "The Ambiguously Gay Duo", the Robert Smigel-produced animated short which was moved to Saturday Night Live in 1997. He played a supporting character on many shows including Come to Papa and the short-lived 1997 Tim Curry sitcom Over the Top. He has made numerous notable guest appearances, including on an episode of Just Shoot Me entitled "Funny Girl." The Dana Carvey Show was a half-hour sketch comedy television show on the U.S. television network ABC during the 1996 season. ... The Ambiguously Gay Duo flying together. ... Robert Smigel (born February 7, 1960) is an American humorist and performer best known for his Saturday Night Live TV Funhouse cartoon shorts and as the puppeteer behind Triumph, the Insult Comic Dog. ... Timothy James Curry (born April 19, 1946) is an Emmy Award-winning English actor, singer, and composer, perhaps best known for his role as mad scientist Dr. Frank-N-Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975). ... Just Shoot Me was an American television sitcom airing on NBC from 1997 to 2003. ...


Other early screen credits include a role in Julia Louis-Dreyfus's short-lived sitcom Watching Ellie (2002 Р2003) and Woody Allen's Melinda and Melinda. Carell has also poked fun at himself for auditioning for Saturday Night Live, but losing the job to Will Ferrell. This article is about the American actress. ... A promotional cast photo from the shows first season. ... Woody Allen (born Allen Stewart K̦nigsberg on December 1, 1935) is a three-time Academy Award-winning American film director, writer, actor, jazz musician, comedian, and playwright. ... Melinda and Melinda is a 2005 film written and directed by Woody Allen. ... This article is about the American television series. ... John William Will Ferrell (born July 16, 1967[1]) is an Emmy- and Golden Globe-nominated American comedian, actor and writer who first established himself as a cast member of Saturday Night Live, and has since gone on to a successful film career. ...


The Daily Show

Main article: The Daily Show

In 1999, he became a correspondent on The Daily Show, appearing in recurring sketches like "Even Stephven" (opposite Stephen Colbert) and "Produce Pete with Steve Carell". He remained a regular on the show until 2004. The Daily Show (currently The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) is a Peabody and Emmy Award-winning American satirical television program produced by and airing on Comedy Central. ... The Daily Show (currently The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) is a Peabody and Emmy Award-winning American satirical television program produced by and airing on Comedy Central. ... This article is about Stephen Colbert, the actor. ...


Carell returned to The Daily Show on March 22, 2005, for a humorous piece on the second anniversary of the 2003 invasion of Iraq. The Daily Show (currently The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) is a Peabody and Emmy Award-winning American satirical television program produced by and airing on Comedy Central. ... is the 81st day of the year (82nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the 2003 invasion of Iraq. ...


While there, he also recorded two guest appearances as "Produce Pete" which aired on April 4, 2005, and May 3, 2005 (and was credited as a contributor). is the 94th day of the year (95th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 123rd day of the year (124th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


He returned to the show as the guest on August 15, 2005, declaring that he was officially no longer with the show, ending speculation that he might return as a regular player. He did another guest appearance on June 18, 2007 to promote Evan Almighty. is the 227th day of the year (228th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 169th day of the year (170th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...


The Office

As superstardom hit Steve Carell, he signed a deal with NBC to star in a remake of the now famous BBC hit TV show The Office, a mockumentary on a group of typical office workers, where the workday consists of ego clashes, inappropriate behavior, and tedium. Steve Carell plays Michael Scott, a man who strives to be everyone's friend, except Toby who is a corporate representative, and is involved in a difficult relationship with his former boss Jan Levinson, which tears him between love and work. The Office is an Emmy Award-winning American television comedy that debuted on NBC as a midseason replacement on March 24, 2005. ... The Office is a British television comedy series, created, written and directed by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, and first aired in the UK on BBC Two on July 9, 2001. ... This article or section cites very few or no references or sources. ...


Mainstream success

Two supporting roles in films helped get the attention of audiences: Bruce Almighty, in which Carell plays Evan Baxter (an arrogant rival to Jim Carrey's character), who gets a humorous comeuppance while co-anchoring the news. In Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Carell plays another news personality, as slow-witted weatherman Brick Tamland. In spring of 2005, Carell began playing the lead role of Michael Scott on NBC's remake of the British sitcom The Office. Although the series premiered to mediocre ratings, NBC renewed it for another season due to the anticipated success of Carell's movie The 40-Year-Old Virgin,[7] and the show subsequently became a ratings success. Carell won a Golden Globe and Television Critics Association award in 2006 for his Office role. He also received Emmy nominations in 2006 and 2007 for his work in the series. He played the lead role in the 2005 film The 40-Year-Old Virgin, which he developed and co-wrote. Although the film was a surprise success, Carell revealed in an interview with Entertainment Weekly that he has no plans to leave The Office. Bruce Almighty is a 2003 comedy movie directed by Tom Shadyac and written by Steve Koren, Mark OKeefe, and Steve Oedekerk. ... James Eugene Carrey (born January 17, 1962) is a two-time Golden Globe Award-winning Canadian-American A-list film actor and comedian. ... Categories: Stub | 2004 films | Comedy films ... Michael Gary Scott (born March 15, 1964) is a fictional character on NBCs The Office portrayed by Steve Carell, and based on David Brent from the original British version of The Office. ... This article is about the television network. ... The Office is an Emmy Award-winning American television comedy that debuted on NBC as a midseason replacement on March 24, 2005. ... The Office is a British television comedy series, created, written and directed by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, and first aired in the UK on BBC Two on July 9, 2001. ... The 40-Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 comedy film starring Steve Carell and directed by Judd Apatow. ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... The Television Critics Association is a group of approximately 200 U.S. and Canadian jornalists and columnists who cover televions programming. ... An Emmy Award. ... The 40-Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 comedy film starring Steve Carell and directed by Judd Apatow. ... Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated EW) is a magazine published by Time Inc. ...


Carell earned approximately $175,000 per episode of the third season of The Office, twice his salary for the previous two seasons. Carell is also allowed "flex time" during filming to work on theatrical films. Carell worked on Evan Almighty during weekdays and did The Office on weekends during its third season.[8] Evan Almighty is a 2007 comedy film, and sequel to the 2003 film Bruce Almighty. ...


Carell appeared as "Uncle Arthur" alongside Nicole Kidman and Will Ferrell in the 2005 remake of Bewitched. He also voiced a starring role in the 2006 computer-animated film Over the Hedge as Hammy the Squirrel.He also voiced in the 2008 animated film Horton Hears a Who! as the mayor of Whoville,Ned O'Malley. He starred in Little Miss Sunshine in 2006, as Uncle Frank. His work in the films Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, and Bewitched established Carell as a member of Hollywood's Frat Pack group. This set of actors, headlined by Ben Stiller,Owen Wilson,Jack Black, Will Ferrell, Vince Vaughn, Luke Wilson and has become a most profitable force in modern comedy. Carell acknowledged his membership in the group in his monologue when hosting the first episode of Saturday Night Live's 31st season on October 1, 2005 (musical guest: Kanye West). Carell also mentioned that he auditioned to be a castmember on Saturday Night Live for the 1995-1996 season (season 21), but lost to Will Ferrell. Nicole Mary Kidman (born June 20, 1967) is an Academy Award-winning Australian [1] actress. ... John William Will Ferrell (born July 16, 1967[1]) is an Emmy- and Golden Globe-nominated American comedian, actor and writer who first established himself as a cast member of Saturday Night Live, and has since gone on to a successful film career. ... Bewitched is a 2005 comedy film produced by Columbia Pictures and inspired by the classic television series of the same name. ... Over the Hedge is an computer animated upcoming film based on a comic strip of the same name and will be directed by Tim Johnson and Karey Kirkpatrick and produced by Bonnie Arnold. ... For the childrens book character, see Little Miss Sunshine (character). ... Categories: Stub | 2004 films | Comedy films ... The 40-Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 comedy film starring Steve Carell and directed by Judd Apatow. ... Bewitched is a 2005 comedy film produced by Columbia Pictures and inspired by the classic television series of the same name. ... The Frat Pack is an unofficial 1990s-2000s era nickname given to a group of male Hollywood comedy actors who have appeared together in many of the highest grossing movies since the mid 1990s, including Jack Black, Will Ferrell, Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn, Owen Wilson, Luke Wilson, and Steve Carell. ... Benjamin Edward Stiller (born November 30, 1965) is an Emmy-winning American comedian, actor, film producer and director. ... Owen Cunningham Wilson (born November 18, 1968) is an Academy Award-nominated American actor and writer. ... For other persons named Jack Black, see Jack Black (disambiguation). ... John William Will Ferrell (born July 16, 1967[1]) is an Emmy- and Golden Globe-nominated American comedian, actor and writer who first established himself as a cast member of Saturday Night Live, and has since gone on to a successful film career. ... Vincent Anthony Vaughn (born March 28, 1970) is an American film actor. ... Luke Cunningham Wilson (born September 21, 1971) is an American film actor. ... Kanye Omari West (pronounced /kɑnjɛj/) (born June 8, 1977) is an American record producer and rapper who rose to fame in the mid 2000s. ... John William Will Ferrell (born July 16, 1967[1]) is an Emmy- and Golden Globe-nominated American comedian, actor and writer who first established himself as a cast member of Saturday Night Live, and has since gone on to a successful film career. ...


Carell appeared as the title character of Evan Almighty, a sequel to Bruce Almighty, reprising his role as Evan Baxter, now a U.S. Congressman whom God tasks with building an ark. In October 2006, Carell began shooting the film Dan in Real Life, co-starring Dane Cook and Juliette Binoche. Filming wrapped December 22, 2006, and the film was released on October 26, 2007. Evan Almighty is a 2007 comedy film, and sequel to the 2003 film Bruce Almighty. ... Dan in Real Life is a 2007 American dramedy film directed by Peter Hedges and released on October 26, 2007. ... Dane Jeffrey Cook (born March 18, 1972) is an American stand-up comedian, actor and musician. ... Juliette Binoche (French IPA: ) (born March 9, 1964 in Paris) is an Oscar-winning and Golden Globe nominated French film actress. ... is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ...


Carell will play Maxwell Smart in a movie remake of Get Smart, which began filming February 3, 2007. (Filming will continue in Los Angeles, Washington DC, and Moscow, Russia).[9] In 2007, Carell was invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.[10][11] Get Smart was a United States comedy television series that ran from September 18, 1965 until 1970. ... Get Smart is an upcoming film adaptation of Mel Brooks hit 1960s spy parody television show Get Smart. ... Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study in Hollywood, California Founded on May 11, 1927 in California, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) is a professional honorary organization dedicated to the advancement of the arts and sciences of motion pictures. ...


Production closed down in the middle of the fourth season of The Office because of Carell's and others' refusal to cross the picket line of the 2007 Writers Guild of America strike. This article is about the various versions of the television series The Office, comparing UK, US, French, German, and French Canadian versions. ... Striking writers and supporters raise signs at a WGAW rally in Los Angeles Writer-actor Jeff Garlin of Curb Your Enthusiasm (foreground, right) and others at a WGAW rally outside the Fox Studios in Los Angeles The 2007 Writers Guild of America strike is a strike by the Writers Guild...


Personal life

Carell in March 2007

Carell is a life-long Catholic.[12] He is married to Saturday Night Live alumna Nancy Walls, whom he met when she was a student in an improv class he was teaching at The Second City.[13] They have two children, Elisabeth Anne (born May 25, 2001) and John (born June 2004). Walls appeared with him on The Office as his realtor and short-lived girlfriend, Carol Stills. Like her husband, Walls had been a Daily Show correspondent. Carell is a talented ice skater, which was used in a Season Two episode of The Office. This article is about the American television series. ... Nancy Walls (born July 19, 1966, in Cohasset, Massachusetts) is an American actress who has appeared in many comedies. ... Second City redirects here. ... The Office is an Emmy Award-winning American television comedy that debuted on NBC as a midseason replacement on March 24, 2005. ... Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart on the set of The Daily Show The Daily Show (currently The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, also known as TDS to fans and staffers) is a half-hour satirical fake news program produced by and run on the Comedy Central cable television network in... Outdoor ice skating in Austria Ice skating is travelling on ice with skates, narrow (and sometimes parabolic) blade-like devices moulded into special boots (or, more primitively, without boots, tied to regular footwear). ... Wikiquote has a collection of quotations related to: The Office (US) Michaels Birthday is the 19th episode of the second season of The Office (U.S. version). ... The Office is a television show, broadcast by NBC and co-produced by Deedle-Dee Productions and Reveille Productions, in association with NBC Universal Television Studio. ...


Awards

Golden Globes

Main article: Golden Globe Award

Won: The Golden Globe Award The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ...

Nominated: 63rd Golden Globe Awards January 16, 2006 Picture, Drama: Picture, Musical or Comedy: Series, Drama: Series, Musical or Comedy: The 63rd Golden Globe Awards, honoring the best in film and television for 2005, were presented on January 16, 2006 at the Beverly Hilton, in Los Angeles, California. ... 1971: Flip Wilson, The Flip Wilson Show 1972: Carroll OConnor, All in the Family 1973: Redd Foxx, Sanford and Son 1974: Jack Klugman, The Odd Couple 1975: Alan Alda, M*A*S*H 1976: Alan Alda, M*A*S*H 1977: Henry Winkler, Happy Days 1978: Ron Howard, Happy... Michael Gary Scott (born March 15, 1964) is a fictional character on NBCs The Office portrayed by Steve Carell, and based on David Brent from the original British version of The Office. ... This article is about the USA version of The Office. ...

  • 2007: Best Performance by an actor in a TV series Musical or Comedy (for The Office)
  • 2008: Best Performance by an actor in a TV series Musical or Comedy (for The Office)[14]

The 64th Annual Golden Globe Awards were aired on 2007-01-15. ... The 64th Annual Golden Globe Awards were aired on 2007-01-15. ...

Emmy Awards

Nominated:

  • 2006: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series (The Office)
  • 2007: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series (The Office) - Since Ricky Gervais was not at the ceremony to receive his trophy for 'Extras', presenters Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert chose instead to present it to their "good friend," Steve Carell.

Ricky Dene Gervais (IPA: ; born June 25, 1961) is an Emmy-, Golden Globe- and BAFTA award-winning English comic writer and performer from Reading, Berkshire. ... Not to be confused with John Stewart or John Stuart. ... This article is about Stephen Colbert, the actor. ...

Writers Guild of America

Won:

Nominated: Jennifer Celotta is a television producer and writer. ... Greg Daniels is a well known television comedy writer. ... Lee Eisenberg is a film and television writer. ... Brent Forrester is an American television writer. ... Ricky Dene Gervais (IPA: ; born June 25, 1961) is an Emmy-, Golden Globe- and BAFTA award-winning English comic writer and performer from Reading, Berkshire. ... Mindy Kaling on The Office Mindy Kaling is an American actress and scriptwriter best known for her work on the television show The Office, on which she plays the bubbly Kelly Kapoor. ... Paul Lieberstein is an American actor, writer and producer who can be seen as Toby on the NBC sitcom The Office. ... Stephen Merchant (born 24 November 1974 in Bristol) is an English Emmy, Golden Globe, British Comedy Award and BAFTA-award winning writer, director, and comedic actor. ... Benjamin Joseph Manaly Novak (born July 31, 1979 in Newton, Massachusetts), better known as B.J. Novak, is a stand-up comedian, actor, and writer who can be seen as Ryan Howard on the NBC sitcom The Office. ... Michael Schur is a television producer and writer. ... Gene Stupnitsky is a film and television writer. ... The Office is a television show, broadcast by NBC and co-produced by Deedle-Dee Productions and Reveille Productions, in association with NBC Universal Television Studio. ... Casino Night is the 22nd (and final) episode of the second season of The Office (U.S. version). ...

Judd Apatow (born December 6, 1967, in Syosset, New York)[1] is an Emmy-winning American screenwriter, director, and producer. ... The 40-Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 comedy film starring Steve Carell and directed by Judd Apatow. ...

Television Critics Association

Won:

  • 2006: Outstanding Individual Achievement in Comedy (for his role as Michael Scott in The Office)

Screen Actors Guild of America

Won:

  • 2007: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture (part of ensemble cast for Little Miss Sunshine)
  • 2007: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series (part of ensemble cast for The Office)

Nominated: For the childrens book character, see Little Miss Sunshine (character). ...

  • 2007: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series

MTV Movie Awards

Won:

  • 2006: Best Comedic Performance for the film The 40-Year-Old Virgin

Nominated:

Paul Stephen Rudd (born April 6, 1969) is an American film, television, and stage actor. ... Seth Rogen (born April 15, 1982) is a Canadian actor, comedian, and Emmy-nominated writer. ... Romany Malco (born November 18, 1968 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American actor and music producer. ... John William Will Ferrell (born July 16, 1967[1]) is an Emmy- and Golden Globe-nominated American comedian, actor and writer who first established himself as a cast member of Saturday Night Live, and has since gone on to a successful film career. ... Paul Stephen Rudd (born April 6, 1969) is an American film, television, and stage actor. ... David Koechner (pronounced //) (born August 24, 1962) is an American character actor (film, television and stage), comedian and musician. ... Categories: Stub | 2004 films | Comedy films ... John William Will Ferrell (born July 16, 1967[1]) is an Emmy- and Golden Globe-nominated American comedian, actor and writer who first established himself as a cast member of Saturday Night Live, and has since gone on to a successful film career. ... Paul Stephen Rudd (born April 6, 1969) is an American film, television, and stage actor. ... David Koechner (pronounced //) (born August 24, 1962) is an American character actor (film, television and stage), comedian and musician. ...

Teen Choice Awards

Won:

  • 2007: Choice TV Actor: Comedy for The Office

Filmography

Year Title Role Notes
2003 Bruce Almighty Evan Baxter Supporting role
2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy Brick Tamland Supporting role
Sleepover Officer Sherman
2005 Melinda and Melinda Walt Wagner Bit role
Bewitched Uncle Arthur Cameo
The 40-Year-Old Virgin Andy Stitzer Lead role/Co-writer
2006 Over the Hedge Hammy (voice)
Little Miss Sunshine Frank Ginsburg Ensemble cast
2007 Evan Almighty Evan Baxter Lead role
Knocked Up Himself Cameo
Dan in Real Life Dan Burns Lead role
2008 Horton Hears a Who! Mayor of Who-Ville (voice)[15]
Get Smart Maxwell Smart Lead role
Untitled Steve Carell Project TBA announced
2009 High T TBA announced

Bruce Almighty is a 2003 comedy movie directed by Tom Shadyac and written by Steve Koren, Mark OKeefe, and Steve Oedekerk. ... Categories: Stub | 2004 films | Comedy films ... Sleepover is a 2004 American comedy/teen film directed by Joe Nussbaum and starring Alexa Vega. ... Melinda and Melinda is a 2005 film written and directed by Woody Allen. ... Bewitched is a 2005 comedy film produced by Columbia Pictures and inspired by the classic television series of the same name. ... The 40-Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 comedy film starring Steve Carell and directed by Judd Apatow. ... Over the Hedge is an computer animated upcoming film based on a comic strip of the same name and will be directed by Tim Johnson and Karey Kirkpatrick and produced by Bonnie Arnold. ... Hammy is a fictional anthropomorphic squirrel, who appears in the DreamWorks film, Over the Hedge. ... For the childrens book character, see Little Miss Sunshine (character). ... Evan Almighty is a 2007 comedy film, and sequel to the 2003 film Bruce Almighty. ... Knocked Up is a 2007 comedy film written, co-produced, and directed by Judd Apatow. ... Dan in Real Life is a 2007 American dramedy film directed by Peter Hedges and released on October 26, 2007. ... Horton Hears a Who! is a 2008 American Computer Generated Imagery (CGI) movie, based on the Dr. Seuss book of the same name. ... Get Smart is an upcoming film adaptation of Mel Brooks hit 1960s spy parody television show Get Smart. ...

Salary

  • The Office (Season 3) - $175,000 an episode (renegotiated in 2006).[16] In an Entertainment Weekly interview, he commented on his salary, saying "You don't want people to think you're a pampered jerk. Salaries can be ridiculous. On the other hand, a lot of people are making a lot of money off of these shows."[17]
  • The Office (Seasons 1, 2) - $76,000 an episode
  • Evan Almighty - $5,000,000
  • The 40-Year-Old Virgin - $500,000

The Office is a television show, broadcast by NBC and co-produced by Deedle-Dee Productions and Reveille Productions, in association with NBC Universal Television Studio. ... Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated EW) is a magazine published by Time Inc. ... The Office is a television show, broadcast by NBC and co-produced by Deedle-Dee Productions and Reveille Productions, in association with NBC Universal Television Studio. ... Evan Almighty is a 2007 comedy film, and sequel to the 2003 film Bruce Almighty. ... The 40-Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 comedy film starring Steve Carell and directed by Judd Apatow. ...

References

  1. ^ Holloway, Diane (2005-08-16). Steve Carell's 42, a 'Virgin' and the worst boss ever. Austin-American Statesman.. Retrieved on 2006-12-30.
  2. ^ a b http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~battle/celeb/stevecarell.htm
  3. ^ Steve Carell & Harriet Carell
  4. ^ a b Gostin, Nicki. "As Nice as He Is mean", Newsweek, 2007-06-22. Retrieved on 2007-06-30. 
  5. ^ Steve Carell Biography
  6. ^ Interview: Steve Carell (March 20, 2006). InFANity: The Office, TV Guide Channel.
  7. ^ "'Office' promotions pay off in a big way", Chicago Tribune weblog, posted February 23, 2006
  8. ^ "Carell's 'Office' Work Pays Off", @TV.com, dated June 8, 2006
  9. ^ GET SMART
  10. ^ abc7.com: Film Academy Invites 115 New Members 6/19/07
  11. ^ Academy Invites 115 to Become Members
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Jason Bateman
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Golden Globe - Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy
2006
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NAME Carell, Steven John
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DATE OF BIRTH August 16, 1962
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Steven Carell (born August 16, 1963 in Acton, Massachusetts) is an American Golden Globe-winning and Emmy-nominated actor and writer, currently starring in the television sitcom The Office.
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