Brian Baumgartner Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Brian Bruce Baumgartner was born on 29 November 1972, in Atlanta, Georgia to American parents. He is currently a popular TV actor and producer, widely acclaimed for his portrayal of Kevin Malone in the hit TV series, “The Office”. He is also known for his roles in other TV series like “Jake in Progress”, “Arrested Development”, and “Everwood”.

With all his appearances on TV, just how rich is Brian Baumgartner? His numerous roles in TV series through the years have allowed him to acquire a net worth estimated by sources at $6 million over his 15-year career to early 2016.

Brian Baumgartner Net Worth $6 Million

His early education was in Holy Innocents Episcopal School, then at Westminster High School. in his adolescent years. (Fellow “Office” cast member, Ed Helms also attended Westminster.) He briefly attended Southern Methodist University in 1995, before he moved to Los Angeles. He graduated with a BFA in acting from the school, then he served as the Artistic Director of the Hidden Theater in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and it was in this position where his acting talents were on full display and he garnered numerous accolades and recognition. He was also quite active at this time as he was a regular performer in the Guthrie Theater, Berkeley Repertory Theater, Theater de la Jeune Lune, and Children’s Theater. It was during this period that Baumgartner honed his acting skills with his numerous appearances, and it would not be long before his TV his career would take off. His net worth had started to build.

His most notable role in a full-length film is a part in the 2007 romantic comedy, “License To Wed”. He appears in the movie along with notable stars, Robin Williams, Mandy Moore and fellow “Office” star John Krasinski. He also appeared in “Four Christmases” in 2008. However, it is still his role in the mockumentary, “The Office” that Baumgarnter is best known for. The role rewarded him with a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Broadband Program in Comedy. His net worth benefited from all these appearances.

When “The Office” ended in 2013, Baumgartner continued to appear on TV in guest appearances on shows like “Hot in Cleveland” and “Mike & Molly”. His image and likeness were also used in the NBA 2K13 video game where he plays on the celebrity all star team. Baumgartner has also recently lent his talents and appeared in the music video, “Time Machine by Ingrid Michaelson”. Again, all added steadily to his net worth.

Baumgartner also recently appeared as a talent scout on the TV show, “Last Comic Standing” alongside his “Office” co-star Kate Flannery.

Because of his background in theater, Baumgartner is well-known for his over-the-top acting style. It is this over emphasis on style that has made him a very famous and beloved comedian. He is also well-known for a love of life and sometimes being childish and not too serious.

In his personal life, Brian Baumgartner married Celeste Ackelson in 2014; they have a daughter, and currently reside in Los Angeles and Hilton Head.

Quick Facts

Birth date: November 29, 1972
Birth place: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Height:6 ft (1.85 m)
Profession:Actor, Television producer
Education:Southern Methodist University, The Westminster Schools
Nationality:United States of America
Spouse:Celeste Ackelson (m. 2014)
Awards:Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Went to Westminister High School, in Atlanta, Georgia, with fellow The Office (2005) cast member, Ed Helms.
2Graduated from Southern Methodist University (Dallas, Texas) with a BFA in acting in 1995.


Trademarks

#Trademark
1Over emphasized acting style


Quotes

#Quote
1I do have a childlike enthusiasm at times. I certainly enjoy life and get pleasure sometimes in childish things.
2I come from straight theater.
3I had a Shiatsu dog for 12 years - we were different in size but he was certainly man's best friend, he was my little guy.
4Television is certainly a writers-led medium. They're the ones who are there, they're the ones that are conferencing or whatever, with directors coming and going.


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Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2008ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesThe Office (2005)· Leslie David Baker, Creed Bratton, Steve Carell, Jenna Fischer, Kate Flannery, Melora Hardin, Ed Helms, Mindy Kaling, Angela Kinsey, John Krasinski, Paul Lieberstein, B.J. Novak, Oscar Nuñez, Phyllis Smith, Rainn Wilson
2008Future Classic AwardTV Land AwardsThe Office (2005)· Steve Carell, Leslie David Baker, Creed Bratton, Greg Daniels, Kate Flannery, Ed Helms, Angela Kinsey, Oscar Nuñez, Rainn Wilson
2007Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Broadband Program - ComedyThe Office: The Accountants (2006)· Vivi Zigler, Jeff Ross, Jordan Schlansky, Mike Sweeney, Robert Angelo, Paul Lieberstein, Michael Schur, Angela Kinsey, Oscar Nuñez
2007ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesThe Office (2005)· Leslie David Baker, Steve Carell, David Denman, Jenna Fischer, Kate Flannery, Melora Hardin, Mindy Kaling, Angela Kinsey, John Krasinski, Paul Lieberstein, B.J. Novak, Oscar Nuñez, Phyllis Smith, Rainn Wilson

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesThe Office (2005)· Leslie David Baker, Creed Bratton, Clark Duke, Jenna Fischer, Kate Flannery, Ed Helms, Mindy Kaling, Ellie Kemper, Angela Kinsey, John Krasinski, Jake Lacy, Paul Lieberstein, B.J. Novak, Oscar Nuñez, Craig Robinson, Phyllis Smith, Catherine Tate, Rainn Wilson
2012ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesThe Office (2005)· Leslie David Baker, Creed Bratton, Steve Carell, Jenna Fischer, Kate Flannery, Ed Helms, Mindy Kaling, Ellie Kemper, Angela Kinsey, John Krasinski, Paul Lieberstein, B.J. Novak, Oscar Nuñez, Craig Robinson, James Spader, Phyllis Smith, Rainn Wilson, Zach Woods
2011ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesThe Office (2005)· Leslie David Baker, Creed Bratton, Steve Carell, Jenna Fischer, Kate Flannery, Ed Helms, Mindy Kaling, Ellie Kemper, Angela Kinsey, John Krasinski, Paul Lieberstein, B.J. Novak, Oscar Nuñez, Craig Robinson, Phyllis Smith, Rainn Wilson, Zach Woods
2010ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesThe Office (2005)· Leslie David Baker, Creed Bratton, Steve Carell, Jenna Fischer, Kate Flannery, Ed Helms, Mindy Kaling, Ellie Kemper, Angela Kinsey, John Krasinski, Paul Lieberstein, B.J. Novak, Oscar Nuñez, Craig Robinson, Phyllis Smith, Rainn Wilson
2009ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesThe Office (2005)· Leslie David Baker, Creed Bratton, Steve Carell, Jenna Fischer, Kate Flannery, Melora Hardin, Ed Helms, Mindy Kaling, Angela Kinsey, John Krasinski, Paul Lieberstein, B.J. Novak, Oscar Nuñez, Craig Robinson, Phyllis Smith, Rainn Wilson


Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Geezer2015post-productionRupert
Melissa & Joey2015TV SeriesHank Jeffers
Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn2015TV SeriesJo McCoy
Hot in Cleveland2013-2015TV SeriesClaude
The Bridge2014TV SeriesGary
Rake2014TV SeriesGeorge Copley
Bad Teacher2014TV SeriesOfficer Edmund
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2014TV SeriesGordon Montlieff
Criminal Minds2014TV SeriesBill Harding
Charles, Your Hangover2014TV Mini-SeriesSonny
Maker Shack Agency2014TV SeriesPrincipal Downing
Mike & Molly2013TV SeriesMr. Wisney
The Office2005-2013TV SeriesKevin Malone
Wilfred2012TV SeriesOrderly #2
Astronaut: The Last Push2012Bob Jansen
Adventure Time2011TV SeriesGeorgy / Private in Movie
The Office: The Girl Next Door2011TV SeriesKevin Malone
The Office: The 3rd Floor2010TV SeriesKevin Malone
Dirty Girl2010Concierge (uncredited)
The Office: Subtle Sexuality2009TV SeriesKevin Malone
Into Temptation2009Fr. Ralph O'Brien
The Office: The Outburst2008TV SeriesKevin Malone
Four Christmases2008Eric
The Office: Kevin's Loan2008TV SeriesKevin Malone
License to Wed2007Jim
Smith and Mike on a Tuesday2007ShortBob
No. 62006ShortBoris
Moosecock2006ShortPaul Wood
The Office: The Accountants2006TV SeriesKevin Malone / Kevin
Everwood2005TV SeriesContractor
Jake in Progress2005TV SeriesMichael
Arrested Development2005TV SeriesGun Vendor
LAX2004TV SeriesWes
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2003TV SeriesDog Man
The Lyon's Den2003TV SeriesAl Grissom
Herman U.S.A.2001Roger

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Office2005-2012TV Series performer - 8 episodes

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Training for Tahoe 22012TV Movie executive producer
Training for Tahoe: Brian and His Famous Fans2011TV Movie executive producer
Golf Therapy: Life, Lessons & the Pursuit of Par2010TV Movie executive producer

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Office2012TV Series 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Celebrity Family Feud2008TV SeriesHimself
Today2008TV SeriesHimself
The 6th Annual TV Land Awards2008TV SpecialHimself
Last Comic Standing2008TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Talent Scout
Talkshow with Spike Feresten2007TV SeriesHimself
The Megan Mullally Show2006TV SeriesHimself
Infanity2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Good Morning Today2014TV SeriesHimself
2013 Hero Dog Awards2013TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Entertainment Tonight2013TV SeriesHimself
Training for Tahoe 22012TV MovieHimself
Michael Douglas & Friends Celebrity Golf Tournament2012TV MovieHimself
Training for Tahoe: Brian and His Famous Fans2011TV MovieHimself
Golf Therapy: Life, Lessons & the Pursuit of Par2010TV MovieHimself
The Edge with Jake Sasseville2009TV SeriesHimself

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