Popular Comedy actor Ed Helms is best known for his role in Hangover movies who has estimated a net worth of million dollars in 2017-2018 and is a great comedian. His stand up acts and voice-overs has earned him great name and fame.
Biography & wiki
The son of John A. Helms and Pamela Ann Parker, Edward Parker Helms who is known as Ed Helms was born on January 24, 1974, in Atlanta, Georgia. He is American comedy actor. His father was a lawyer, insurance executive, and Navy veteran and his mother was a school administrator. Ed Helms is youngest of his one brother and one sister. He got an open heart surgery to correct a congenital heart defect at the age of 13.
He graduated from The Westminster’s Schools in 1993 and he was nicknamed as Chuck E. Cheese by his friends. Then he entered in Oberlin College as Geology major but he graduated with B.A. in film theory and technology in 1996. He is 6 feet tall. He has not revealed anything about his love life. He has got a degree of Doctor of Fine Arts from Knox College. He enjoys bluegrass music and playing Banjo.
After graduating from Oberlin, Helms started his comedy and acting career as a writer and performer in New York. He started his career doing stand-ups and commercial voice-overs. He has worked in television series like The Daily Show, Cheap Seats, The Office, American Dad, Wainy Days, Drunk History, Kroll show, Saturday Night Live, Samurai Love God. He became a famous actor in movies like The Hangover, Evan Almighty, I’ll Believe You, Semi-Pro, Meet Dave, Lower Learning, and The Smell of Success. He also gave his voice for the movies like Monsters vs. Aliens, Everyone’s Hero.
Awards & Achievements
He was nominated for an outstanding performance in the series ‘The Office’ for Screen Actors Guild Award in the year 2008 and 2010, 2012, 2013. In the year 2009, he was nominated for Teen Choice Award, MTV Movie Award for comedy in the movie ‘The Hangover’. In the year 2011, he won Teen Choice Award for his movie ‘The Hangover II’.
Net Worth of Ed Helms
The net worth of Ed Helms is $25 million approximately. He used to get $100,000 for per episode of ‘The Office’. He got $5,000,000 plus the gross profit of the movie (4%) ‘The Hangover II. He has earned all his earnings via his comedy acts in movies or shows. His voice overs have also added up a lot in the net worth total. He is a great inspiration for several comedians.
He remains connected to his fans on social networking sites such as Twitter and Instagram. He has almost 870K followers on Twitter. He has taken no. 1 spot on ‘People with Money’ Magazine among top ten highest paid actors in 2017. Actually, this year has been rough for the actor but he has earned millions of dollars to ease his pain. He is widely known to be one of the most reputed guys in Hollywood.
He is liked by people for his great sense of humor but his love life is a mystery for everyone. He has quoted himself as a jaded and cynical person. He has played the role of Andy Bernard in television series ‘The Office’ which has got The Emmy award. He has played the role of Stuart Price, a dentist. He is an accomplished harmonica player as he demonstrated to Bear Grylls on the Adventure-survival series, Running Wild.