Steve Carell



Place of birth:

Concord, Massachusetts, USA:


Steven John "Steve" Carell (born August 16, 1962) is an American actor, comedian, voice artist, producer, director and writer. Carell became famous for his roles in the television series The Daily Show with Jon Stewart from 1999 to 2004, and The Office from 2005 onwards. He has also starred in several Hollywood films, including Anchorman, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Little Miss Sunshine, Evan Almighty, Dan in Real Life, Get Smart, Date Night and Dinner for Schmucks; and voiced characters in the animated films Over the Hedge, Horton Hears a Who!, and Despicable Me. Carell was nominated as "America's funniest man" in Life magazine. He received the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in the Television Comedy Series for his lead role of Michael Scott for the American television series The Office during 2006. Carell is married to Saturday Night Live alumna Nancy Carell, whom he met when she was a student in an improvisation class he was teaching at Second City. They have two children, Elisabeth Anne "Annie" (born May 25, 2001) and John "Johnny" (born June 2004). Nancy acted with him on The Office as his realtor and short-lived girlfriend Carol Stills, and also cameoed as a sex therapist in The 40 Year Old Virgin. The Carells have a home in Marshfield, Massachusetts. He recently helped to preserve some of the town's history by purchasing the 155-year-old Marshfield Hills General Store, an antique country store well-known for its candy counter. ​


Vice (2018)
as Donald Rumsfeld
Welcome to Marwen (2018)
as Mark Hogancamp
Beautiful Boy (2018)
as David Sheff
Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs (2017)
as Himself
Last Flag Flying (2017)
as Larry 'Doc' Shepherd
Too Funny to Fail: The Life and Death of The Dana Carvey Show (2017)
Battle of the Sexes (2017)
as Bobby Riggs
Despicable Me 3 (2017)
as Gru / Dru (voice)
Café Society (2016)
as Phil Stern
The Big Short (2015)
as Mark Baum
Freeheld (2015)
as Steven Goldstein
Minions (2015)
as Gru (voice)
9 Kisses (2014)
as Man on Bench
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)
as Ben Cooper
Foxcatcher (2014)
as John du Pont
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
as Brick Tamland
Minions: Training Wheels (2013)
as Gru (voice) (uncredited)
Despicable Me 2 (2013)
as Gru (voice)
The Way Way Back (2013)
as Trent Ramsey
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013)
as Burt Wonderstone
Tales from the Warner Bros. Lot (2013)
as Himself
Hope Springs (2012)
as Dr. Bernie Feld
Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012)
as Dodge Petersen
Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)
as Cal Weaver
Dinner for Schmucks (2010)
as Barry
Despicable Me (2010)
as Gru (voice)
Date Night (2010)
as Phil Foster
Get Smart (2008)
as Maxwell Smart
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
as The Mayor of Whoville (voice)
Stories USA (2007)
Dan in Real Life (2007)
as Dan Burns
Evan Almighty (2007)
as Evan Baxter
Knocked Up (2007)
as Himself (uncredited)
Hammy's Boomerang Adventure (2006)
as Hammy (voice)
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
as Frank Ginsberg
Over the Hedge (2006)
as Hammy (voice)
American Storage (2006)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Saturday TV Funhouse (2006)
as Gary
The 40 Year Old Virgin (2005)
as Andy Stitzer
Bewitched (2005)
as Uncle Arthur
Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie (2004)
as Brick Tamland
Melinda and Melinda (2004)
as Walt
Sleepover (2004)
as Officer Sherman
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
as Brick Tamland
Bruce Almighty (2003)
as Evan Baxter
Suits (1999)
as United Standards 2
Tomorrow Night (1998)
as Mail Room Guy Without Glasses
Curly Sue (1991)
as Tesio
Irresistible ()
Gaming The System: The Making of Vice ()
Threat Level Midnight ()
as Michael Scarn
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013)
Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)
Get Smart (2008)
Executive Producer
The 40 Year Old Virgin (2005)
Brooklyn Family Robinson ()