Steve Carell movies are very famous for their exquisite comic timing and the humor in them. Carell has done a big number of comedy movies along with many TV series reflecting his great acting talent.
One of the most talented actors, Steve Carell is regarded as one of the best in his business of acting especially in the comedy genre. His amazing work in 40-year-old virgin, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy and many more movies had made him as one of the lovable celebrities in Hollywood.
Steve Carell was born on 16th August 1962. He was born in concord, Massachusetts in the United States. Steve Carell age is 54 years old at present. Edwin and Harriet Carell gave birth to Steve Carell as the youngest of his four siblings.
Early Life and Education
Actor Steven Carell did his schooling in The Fenn Scholl in Concord, Massachusetts and Middlesex School. Then he went to Ohio for his higher education In Denison University. During his higher education, he spent his spare time in sketch comedy he also became a member of Burpee’s Seedy Theatrical Company.
Steve Carell movies were mostly from comedy genre. Carell is one of the most versatile actors. He has a very good comic timing. Steve Carell movies journey took the start in 1991 when he debuted as “Tesio” in Curly Sue. In addition, Steve Carell also gained fame as a writer and actor on The Dana Carvey show. Carell showed his acting talent as supporting roles in several TV series like Come to Papa, Tim Curry, Over the Top. Steve Carell movies journey continued with movies like Bruce Almighty where he shared the screen with Morgan Freeman. In 2004, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy was added in Steve Carell movies tally. Will Ferrell was the leading actor who played as news presenter a news channel whereas Carell portrayed the role of a weatherman proving undesired information to everyone around him. His unique comic timing and sense of humor were widely admired in this movie. In the same year, a sequel of the movie namely Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: the Lost Movie was released where Carell redeems the same character. Steve Carell movie, The 40-Year-Old Virgin was one of the major hit movies which came in the year 2005.Carell played the character of a 40 years old middle aged man who still didn’t have sex. Dan in Real Life, Get Smart and Date Night were Steve Carell movies those released in between 2007-08 where Carell showed his admirable comic talent. In 2010, Carell gave voice to Gru, a super villain in the movie Despicable Me.Despicable Me was also one of the hit movies that year. Carell continued his mainstream work in comic movies like ‘Crazy, Stupid, Love’, ‘Hope Springs’. Carell got praised for his great work as Dr, Bernard in the movie, Hope Springs.
Besides Steve Carell movie career, he was famous for his popular TV shows. He is mostly known for his work in the TV series ‘The Office’. This mockumentary is about the typical workers in an office where the staffs involve in fights, clashes, and rude behavior. Carell played a various character on Saturday night Live from 1996 to 2011.Beside them, Carell took part in more than 13 other TV shows like Over The Top, Come to Papa, The Simpsons, The Daily Show and others.
Comic actor Steve Carell net worth is huge. Steve Carell net worth estimated to be $45 million. He charged around $175,000 per episode for the third season of The Office, which his double of the salary he got for previous two series. He owns a big Toluca Lake Villa which is worth $1 million with many luxurious facilities like swimming pool, spa and private tennis court.
Carell is a married man. Carell is married to wife Nancy Carell for a long time. The couple got to know each other when Nancy was a student in an improvisation class where Steve was teaching in Second School. Steve Carell wife, Nancy Carell was born on July 19, 1966, in Cohasset, Massachusetts. Steve Carell wife, Nancy is also an actress and is famous for her work in Seeking a Friend for the End of the World. They have done many roles together. Nancy played a cameo role of a sex therapist in The 40-Year-Old Virgin. They have two children together, Elisabeth Anne and John Carell. Carell is very near to his family and has a very sound relationship with his wife. So there is not much possibility of a divorce between them
Awards and Recognition
Steve Carell has won numerous awards for his brilliant work in TV and cinema industry. Carell has won total 23 awards and 104 nominations. He won the award of AARP best actor for The Foxcatcher (2014). He has won several awards for his TV series The office. He has won MTV movie award for ‘Best Comedic Performance’ for his 2005 blockbuster, The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005). Steve Carell height is average for an American male. Steve Carell height is 5 ft and9 inches.