Ed Helms Wiki, Net Worth, Age, Ethnicity, Height, Wife, Career

Ed Helms

Ed Helms is an actor, comedian, and singer from the United States. Ed Helms is well-known for his role as Andy Bernard, a paper salesman, in the NBC sitcom The Office (2006-2013). He also appeared as Stuart Price in The Hangover trilogy as a correspondent on The Daily Show. Know all about Ed Helms- Net Worth, Age, Ethnicity, Height, Wife, Wiki, Career

Quick Facts

Full Name:Ed Helms
Born Date:24 Jan 1974
Age:49 years
Lucky Number:10
Lucky Stone:Amethyst
Lucky Color:Turquoise
Best Match for Marriage:Aquarius, Gemini, Sagittarius
Profession:Actor, Singer, and Comedian
Country:United States
Height:5 feet 11 inches (1.80m)
Marital Status:single
Net Worth$20 million
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorDark Brown
Birth PlaceAtlanta
EducationNew York University
FatherJohn A. Helms
MotherPamela Ann
SiblingsTwo (Susan Carol Helms, John Paxton Helms)

Ed Helms Biography

Ed Helms was born on January 24, 1974, as the youngest child of John A. Helms and Pamela Ann Helms in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. His parents were navy veterans, insurance executives, and lawyers, and his mother was a school administrator. He also has two siblings, an older sister named Susan Carol Helms and a younger brother named John Paxton Helms. He is descended from English, Irish, German, Dutch, and French ancestors. Similarly, Ed is an American citizen. His zodiac sign is Aquarius, and he is 49 years old.

Helms underwent open-heart surgery at the age of 13 to correct a severe congenital heart defect known as supravalvular aortic and pulmonic stenosis. Helms’ surgery lasted nine hours, and he was kept in an intensive care unit for a week afterward. In terms of education, he attended Interlochen Center for the Arts as a child and graduated from The Westminster Schools in 1992, one year after The Office co-star Brian Baumgartner.

Helms enrolled at Oberlin College as a geology major but graduated with a B.A. in film theory and technology in 1996. He was an exchange student at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts for a semester. As part of a student exchange program, he was able to attend New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts for a semester while in college. During this time, he also studied improv and singing with the capella group ‘The Obertones.’

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Ed Helms Height, Weight

How tall is Ed Helms? Regarding Ed Helms’s body measurement, he has a good height and a suitable weight. He has a height of 6 feet and weighs 75kg. Similarly, he has a slim body type. He has dark brown hair and blue eyes. Further information regarding his dress size, shoe size, and body measurement is not available for now.


Helms began his comedy and acting career as a writer and performer with New York City sketch comedy bands after graduating from Oberlin. He trained in improvisation with the Upright Citizens Brigade. Helms also worked as a trainee film editor at Crew Cuts, a New York City post-production facility. He recorded some rough voiceover scratch tracks during this time, which led to paid voiceover work. This resulted in the hiring of a talent agent. Helms was in New York City doing stand-up comedy. During his tenure on the satirical news program from April 2002 to mid-2006, Helms contributed “field reports” in addition to hosting various segments such as “Digital Watch,” “Ad Nauseam,” and “Mark Your Calendar.”

Ed contributed to “This Week in God.” In “Battle of the Bulge,” he criticized Massachusetts for legalizing gay marriage. TV Guide calls this a signature segment. Helms left the program in 2006, but returned for brief cameos. On July 21, 2008, he returned for Obama Quest, regarding Senator Obama’s trip to Iraq. He narrated The Colbert Report’s sibling show’s “Prescott Group” films. Helms was cast as Andy Bernard on The Office in July 2006.

On December 5, 2006, Helms returned to The Daily Show as a guest star. Helms became a series regular in the third season. He co-created the Peacock sitcom Rutherford Falls with Michael Schur and Sierra Teller Ornelas. Ed Helms appeared in the 2009 film The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard. In Vacation, he played the lead character, Rusty Griswold. Helms provided the voice of Captain Underpants in the DreamWorks animated film Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie.

Ed Helms Net Worth in 2024

How rich is Ed Helms? Ed Helms has a net worth of USD 20 million as of March 2024. Also, his income source is from his career as an actor, singer, and comedian. Apart from these, there is no information regarding his salary and the assets he owns.

Ed Helms Wife, Marriage, Children

Ed Helms has kept his personal life private and out of the spotlight. According to the records, he is possibly single at the present time. However, he has a child whose identity is yet not disclosed.

Rumors are that Helms is gay and he is secretly in a gay relationship. He has been in controversy for his tweets which were anti-gay but he took it lightly.