Steve Carell Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

Steve Carell

Biography / Wiki

Steve Carell using his distinctive surreal deadpan humor has come up with memorable comedic performances. He is considered as one of the major comedic actors in Hollywood. He was born on August 16, 1962, in Massachusetts. His sense of humor has made him one of the correspondents in Comedy Central’s ‘The Daily Show’.

By appearing in the show, he got an opportunity to hone his comedic skills and landed him on the silver screen. His box-office hits include Anchorman, The 40-Year-old Virgin, Little Miss Sunshine, and Get Smart. In 2006, he was won Golden Globe for his performance in ‘The Office’.

Height / Weight / Age

Date Of Birth 16 August 1962
Age 61 Years
Height In Centimeters – 175 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5’9”

Weight In Kilograms – 70 kg

In Pounds – 154 lbs

Body Measurements 40-34-14
Eye Color Hazel green
Hair Color White & Brown
Shoe Size 10 (US)

Net Worth

His net worth is estimated to be $50 million approximately and his salary is $297,000. He has a Porsche 911. He owns a Toluca Lake Villa.

Education / Family

He was born to Edwin A. Carell who is an electrical engineer and Harriet Theresa who was a psychiatric nurse. His father’s ethnicity is Italian and German whereas his mother belonged to Polish ancestry. He has elder siblings.

He attended various schools for elementary education and played ice school in high school. He completed his graduation from ‘Denison University’ and became a member of ‘Burpee’s Seedy Theatrical Company’.


Steve Carell

Real Name Steven John Carell
Nickname Sapphire
Birth Place Concord, Massachusetts, USA
Profession Actor, comedian, director, producer, writer
Zodiac sign Leo
School Nashoba Brooks School, Concord, Massachusetts

The Fenn School, Concord, Massachusetts

Middlesex School, Concord, Massachusetts

College Dension University, Granville, Ohio
Religion Roman Catholic
Nationality American
Home Town Newton, Massachusetts, USA
Debut Film – Curly Sue in 1991


Steve Carell in Curly Sue
Steve Carell in Curly Sue

TV – Dana Carvey Show in 1996

Steve Carell in The Dana Carvey Show
Steve Carell in The Dana Carvey Show

Fathers Name Edwin A. Carell (Electrical Engineer)
Mothers Name Kate Harriet Theresa Koch (psychiatric nurse)

Steve Carell with his Mother
Steve Carell with his Mother

Brothers 3 Elder
Sister N/A

Career / Fashion And Style

In a minor role, he made his acting debut in 1991 from the movie ‘Curly Sue’. He started building his career from ‘The Dana Carvey Show’ which was a short-lived sketch comedy program which was aired on ABC.

He played the supporting roles in series like ‘Come to papa’, ‘Tim Curry’, and ‘Watching Ellie’. From 1999 to 2005, he became the correspondent for ‘The Daily Show’. In 2010, he appeared in a romantic comedy ‘Date Night’ along with Tina Fey.

In 2012, he received praise for his performance in ‘Hope Springs’ as ‘Dr. Bernard Bernie Feld’. From 2014 to 2018, he was starred in movies like No Good, The Big Short, Despicable Me 3, Cafe Society, Welcome to Marwen and many more. He has won the ‘Screen Actors Guild Award’ for outstanding performance by an Ensemble in Comedy Series.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More

He married Nancy Walls in 1995 and the couple has two children now.

Girlfriends Nancy Carell (actress)
Marital Status Married
wife Nancy Carell


Steve Carell with Nancy Carell
Steve Carell with Nancy Carell

Children Son – John Carell

Daughter – Elisabeth Anne Carell

Steve Carell with his Kids & Wife
Steve Carell with his Kids & Wife

Favourite Things

Here we are providing you the list of his favourite things.

Favourite comedians Steve Martin, Peter Sellers, Alan Arkin
Favourite Restaurant In-N-Out Burger
Favourite Food Marinated Flank Steak, pork chops, lasagna
Favourite Destinations Chicago

Steve Carell

Some Interesting Facts About Steve Carell

  • His father was born with the surname ‘Caroselli’ later which was changed to ‘Carell’.
  • In his childhood, he used to make his family laugh by dressing up as an alien.
  • Steve became the editor-in-chief of the school newspaper.
  • He wanted to become a lawyer, but he changed his mind when he was asked ‘Why do you want to be a lawyer?’
  • In a theatre play, he played the role of an old man in ‘You can’t take it with you?’
Steve Carell playing old-man character
Steve Carell playing old-man character
  • Before acting, he worked as a mail carrier.
  • In Massachusetts, he worked at a convenient shop ‘Store 24’.
  • When he was the teacher at Second City, he met his wife who was one of his students.
  • He earned fame and popularity with his role as Michael Scott in ‘The Office’.
  • His big hit ‘Evan Almighty’ was banned in Egypt because it portrayed God as a visually ordinary man.
  • For the film ‘The Incredible Burt Wonderstone’, he learned magic from David Copperfield.
  • In Massachusetts, he owns a General store named ‘Marshfield Hills General Store’.
Steve Carell in front of his Store
Steve Carell in front of his Store
  • His hobbies are online poker, reading, traveling, and ice-skating.
  • His ethnicity is Italian, Polish, and German.
  • He suffers from ‘hay fever’ which is an allergic response causing itchy, watery eyes and sneezing.

Social Media Profile(s)

  1. Instagram – Not Known
  2. Twitter@SteveCarell
  3. Facebook – Not Known
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