Steve Carell is a popular actor cum comedian from America. He is one of the true multitalented actors, and has acted in various genres of characters with grace. He has also been a writer, producer, and a director. He has earned nominations in all the popular Awards in acting. Steve became popular being a correspondent in Jon Stewart The Daily Show for nearly 7 years. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Steve Carell in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Steve Carell was born on 16th August 1962 in Massachusetts, US. His father was an electrical engineer while his mother was a nurse. He attended multiple schools, and developed a keen interest in acting. When he was at Denison University in Ohio, he became a member of a theatrical company. During his university days, he worked as a disc jockey for a few campus radio stations.
Steve Carell married his Nancy Walls in 1995 who he met as a student in an acting improvisation class. They have two children together, and she has been a fellow correspondent on The Daily Show that made Steve popular. There have been rumours of Steve getting cozy with his onscreen co-actresses, but they did not shake up the trust of the couple. They have set couple goals for all actors in the industry to be loyal to one partner throughout the lifetime.
Career, Awards, & Nomination
Steve started his career as a mail carrier. He became a stage actor, and got a minor role in the film Curly Sue in 1991. He also lent his voice in quite a few animated series. He started to get various short-lived roles in some TV series. After The Daily Show, in 2005, Steve signed up for the popular British TV series The Office. This is where he left his mark as an actor, and got awards and nominations for his role. He continued to act for the TV series till 2011 when he moved to movies.
Steve debuted in movies through the character of a weatherman in the movie Anchorman. The movie has a hit Steve started received various comedy roles. Some of his notable roles were in the movies The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Get Smart, Crazy Stupid Love, and much more. He has lent his voice for the animated movies like minions, Despicable Me series, in the video games like Outlaw Volleyball and Despicable Me – The Game.
Steve was inducted into the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2016. He won the Golden Globe Award and TV Critics Association Award for this comedy role in The Office. As a writer, he won Writers Guild Of America Award for an episode in The Office. Steve also received MTV Movie Award in 2005 for Best Comedy Performance in the movie Anchorman. Besides, he has several Golden Globe and Academy Award to his name.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much net worth do you expect from one of the top Hollywood comedy actors? His current net worth is over $60 million. After the extreme success of The Office TV series, he received $175,000 per episode. Some of the movies he has starred have been super successful at the box office even though there were low-budget comedy movies.
He is the owner of Marshfield Hills General Store in Massachusetts. He also owns seven luxury cars like Audi, Porsche, Range Rover, and likewise. He has a luxuries home in California which worth is multi-millions.
The life of Steve Carell is an inspiration for all the aspiring actors in the world. His gradual rise and reaching the peak of success in Hollywood is nothing short of a drama scene. This year 3 of his movies are scheduled to be released which are in post-production stage. He is currently the writer and director of the TV series Angle Tribeca.