Tim Heidecker is a multitalented person. He is into comedy, writing, acting, directing, and is professionally a musician. He became popular as a comedian through the Tim & Eric show. Along with Eric, he created various TV shows based on themselves. He has also been part of several movies and got appreciation for his acting skills. Here are the complete details about career, biography, and net worth of Tim Heidecker in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Tim’s original name is Timothy Richard Heidecker. He was born on 3rd February 1976 in California. He did his schooling from Catholic High School and went on to graduate from Temple University. From his college days, he was passionate about acting and music. He used to work with various indie rock bands and he used to express his creative ideas through his writings.
Tim is a very secretive person and he is totally occupied with his creative mind. He is married to Marilyn Porayko and they have a daughter Amelia and a son Charlie. He had a short fling with his onscreen matchup Maya Rudolph before getting married.
Career, Awards & Nomination
Tim’s career is closely linked with Eric Wareheim as most of their career achievements have been together. They first got recognition for Tome Goes To The Mayor animation series. Their next venture together was Tim and Eric Awesome Show. Consequently, Tim appeared in several movies like Billion Dollar Movie, Bridesmaids, The Comedy and much more. He also hosted several web series and podcasts. The latest show produced by the famous duo was Time and Eric’s Bedtime Stories.
As far as his musical career goes, he performed with various indie rock bands and appeared in a few music videos as well. He has composed all the music in the shows he directed. The duo launched their first album named Starting From Nowhere which was based on soft rock. They release many other albums subsequently. Tim released his solo album in 2016 named In Glendale.
Both Tim and Eric won the best actors Webby Award in the comedy category in 2008. Tim won the Best Comedy Actor Award in Philadelphia Film Festival in 2012. He also got nominated for Short Filmmaking Award in 2011 and fell short of winning it.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much net worth do you expect a person with exposure to acting, comedy, directing and singing can have? Well, he has a net worth of over $4 million in his career one and a half decades. Most of his income came from the TV series he wrote, directed and even acted. The second big source is his guest roles in movies and music albums he has released along with Eric. Currently, he is earning a good deal of money from Podcast and Web series.
Even though Tim is very passionate about music, he performs occasionally and invests more time in writing and directing. But he has been consistent in releasing music albums. He wants to focus more on Web series to reach out to the youth and showcase his creativity in the comedy genre.