Steve Carell


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Steve Carell, one of America's most versatile comics, was born Steven John Carell on August 16, 1962, in Concord, Massachusetts. He is the son of Harriet Theresa (Koch), a psychiatric nurse, and Edwin A. Carell, an electrical engineer. His mother was of Polish descent and his father of Italian and German ancestry (Steve's grandfather had changed ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 35 wins & 136 nominations. See more awards »

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The Office Michael Scott
(2005-2013)
Foxcatcher John du Pont
(2014)
The Big Short Mark Baum
(2015)

Filmography

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 2021 Minions: The Rise of Gru (completed)
Gru (voice)
 2019-2020 The Morning Show (TV Series)
Mitch Kessler
- Episode #2.1 (2020) ... Mitch Kessler
- The Interview (2019) ... Mitch Kessler
- Play the Queen (2019) ... Mitch Kessler
- Lonely at the Top (2019) ... Mitch Kessler
- Open Waters (2019) ... Mitch Kessler
 2020/I Irresistible
Gary Zimmer
 2020 Space Force (TV Series)
General Mark R. Naird
- Proportionate Response (2020) ... General Mark R. Naird
- It's Good to Be Back on the Moon (2020) ... General Mark R. Naird
- Conjugal Visit (2020) ... General Mark R. Naird
- Edison Jaymes (2020) ... General Mark R. Naird
- The Spy (2020) ... General Mark R. Naird
 2018 Welcome to Marwen
Mark Hogancamp / Cap'n Hogie
 2018/I Vice
Donald Rumsfeld
 2018/I Beautiful Boy
David Sheff
 2017 Last Flag Flying
Larry 'Doc' Shepherd
 2017 Battle of the Sexes
Bobby Riggs
 2017 Despicable Me 3
Gru / Dru (voice)
 2016 Café Society
Phil Stern
 2015 The Big Short
Mark Baum
 2015 Freeheld
Steven Goldstein
 2015 Minions
Young Gru (voice)
 2014 9 Kisses (Short)
Man on Bench
 2014 Foxcatcher
John du Pont
 2014/I Neighbors
TV News (uncredited)
 2013 Panic in the Mailroom (Short)
Gru (voice, uncredited)
 2013 Puppy! (Short)
Gru (uncredited)
 2013 Training Wheels (Video short)
Gru (voice, uncredited)
 2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
Brick Tamland
 2013 Pharrell Williams: Happy (Video short)
Dancer (uncredited)
 2013 Web Therapy (TV Series)
Jackson Pickett
- Believe It or Not (2013) ... Jackson Pickett
- Who Doesn't Love Musicals? (2013) ... Jackson Pickett
- Relax, Reboot, Revenge (2013) ... Jackson Pickett
 2013 Despicable Me 2
Gru (voice)
 2005-2013 The Office (TV Series)
Michael Scott
- Finale (2013) ... Michael Scott (uncredited)
- Goodbye, Michael (2011) ... Michael Scott
- Michael's Last Dundies (2011) ... Michael Scott
- Training Day (2011) ... Michael Scott
- Garage Sale (2011) ... Michael Scott
 2013 The Incredible Burt Wonderstone
Burt Wonderstone
 2013 The Way, Way Back
Trent
 2012 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Dan Gillick
- Penny-Wiseguys (2012) ... Dan Gillick (voice)
 2012 Hope Springs
Doctor Feld
 2012 Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem 3D (Video short)
Gru (voice)
 2011 Life's Too Short (TV Series)
Steve Carell
- Episode #1.4 (2011) ... Steve Carell
 2011 Crazy, Stupid, Love
Cal
 1996-2011 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Gary / Big Head
- Ed Helms/Paul Simon (2011) ... Gary / Big Head (voice)
- LeBron James/Kanye West (2007) ... Gary (voice)
- Senator John McCain/The White Stripes (2002) ... Gary (voice, as Steven Carell)
- Josh Hartnett/Pink (2002) ... Gary (voice)
- Britney Spears (2000) ... Gary (voice, as Steven Carell)
 2010 Dinner for Schmucks
Barry
 2010 Todos contra Juan (TV Series)
Steve Carell
- Episode #2.13 (2010) ... Steve Carell
 2010 Despicable Me (Video Game)
Gru (voice)
 2010 Despicable Me
Gru (voice)
 2010 Date Night
Phil Foster
 2008 Get Smart
Maxwell Smart
 2008 Horton Hears a Who!
Mayor (voice)
 2007 Stories USA
Mark (segment "Street of Pain")
 2007/I Dan in Real Life
Dan
 2007 Evan Almighty
Evan Baxter
 2007 The Naked Trucker and T-Bones Show (TV Series)
Brian
- T-Bones TV (2007) ... Brian
 2006 Hammy's Boomerang Adventure (Video short)
Hammy (voice)
 2006 Over the Hedge
Hammy (voice)
 2006 American Storage (Short)
Rich
 2006 Little Miss Sunshine
Frank
 2005 Bewitched
Uncle Arthur
 2004 Wake Up, Ron Burgundy (Video)
Brick Tamland
 2004 Melinda and Melinda
Walt
 2004 Sleepover
Sherman
 2004 Come to Papa (TV Series)
Blevin
- The Crush (2004) ... Blevin
- The Salad (2004) ... Blevin
- The Pep Talk (2004) ... Blevin
- The Tire Guy (2004) ... Blevin
 2004 Anchorman: Afternoon Delight (Video short)
Brick Tamland
 2004 Fillmore! (TV Series)
Mr. Delancey
- Field Trip of the Just (2004) ... Mr. Delancey (voice)
 2003 The Lunchbox Chronicles (TV Short)
Phillip
 2003 Outlaw Volleyball (Video Game)
Announcer (voice)
 2002-2003 Watching Ellie (TV Series)
Edgar
- Feud (2003) ... Edgar
- Fruit Shots (2003) ... Edgar
- Buskers (2003) ... Edgar
- Date (2003) ... Edgar
- TV (2003) ... Edgar
 2003 Bruce Almighty
Evan Baxter (as Steven Carell)
 2003 Street of Pain (Short)
Mark
 2002 Outlaw Golf (Video Game)
Commentator (voice, as Steven Carell)
 2000 H.U.D. (TV Movie) (as Steven Carell)
 2000 Strangers with Candy (TV Series)
- Behind Blank Eyes (2000) ... (credit only)
 1999 Suits
United Standards 2 (as Steven Carell)
 1998 Just Shoot Me! (TV Series)
Mr. Weiland
- Funny Girl (1998) ... Mr. Weiland
 1998 Homegrown
Party Extra with Funny Pants (uncredited)
 1998 Tomorrow Night
Mail Room Guy without Glasses
 1997 Over the Top (TV Series)
Yorgo Galfanikos
- Acting Out (1997) ... Yorgo Galfanikos
- The Nemesis (1997) ... Yorgo Galfanikos
- The Kernel (1997) ... Yorgo Galfanikos
- I'm Bonnie, I'm Clyde (1997) ... Yorgo Galfanikos
- Pilot ... Yorgo Galfanikos
 1996 The Dana Carvey Show (TV Series)
Various Characters / Tin Man
- Episode #1.8 (1996) ... Various Characters
- Episode #1.7 (1996) ... Various Characters / Tin Man
- The Szechuan Dynasty Dana Carvey Show (1996) ... Various Characters
- The Pepsi Stuff Dana Carvey Show (1996) ... Various Characters
- The Diet Mug Root Beer Dana Carvey Show (1996) ... Various Characters
 1996 All My Children (TV Series)
Squidhead
- Episode #1.6729 (1996) ... Squidhead (as Steven J. Carell)
 1991 Life As We Know It! (TV Movie) (as Steven Carell)
 1991 Curly Sue
Tesio (as Steven Carell)
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Show Show Writer (7 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (12 credits)
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (225 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (28 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Steven Carel | Steve Carel | Steven J. Carell | Steven Carell | Steven Carrel | Steven Carrell | Steve Carrell

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[on whether he feared being typecast in comedy roles] I've done big commercial movies and little independent movies, and I've played jerks and suicidal Proust scholars, and I feel like I've been really lucky to play all the different types of characters. So, no, I don't worry about that. If I do get pigeonholed, it's nothing I can really control. See more »

Trivia:

He and Jim Carrey were both ice hockey goalies in their childhood. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays characters who are oblivious or have a lack of self awareness. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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