Ed Helms

Actor and Comedian
Born Jan 24, 1974

Edward Parker "Ed" Helms is an American comedic actor known for his work as a correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, as Andy Bernard on the US version of the sitcom/mockumentary The Office and for his role as Dr. Stu Price in The Hangover films.… Read More

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1974 Birth Born on January 24, 1974.


1992 18 Years Old He graduated from The Westminster Schools one year after The Office cast-mate Brian Baumgartner in 1992. … Read More


1996 22 Years Old Helms entered Oberlin College as a geology major, but ended up graduating in 1996 with his B.A. in film theory and technology. … Read More
2002 28 Years Old …  In his April 2002 to mid-2006 tenure on the satirical news program, Helms contributed "field reports" in addition to hosting various segments of the show, such as "Digital Watch", "Ad Nauseam", and "Mark Your Calendar". … Read More


2005 31 Years Old His 2005 segment "Battle of the Bulge", which focused on the wearing of Speedo bathing suits on the beaches of Cape May, New Jersey, and his "Mass. … Read More
Helms left the show in 2006, but has occasionally returned for brief appearances. … Read More
2007 33 Years Old In February 2007, NBC announced that Helms had been promoted to series regular, and in February 2010 Helms was added to the show's opening credits. … Read More
2009 35 Years Old 1 More Event
In June 2009, on a radio interview with National Public Radio, Helms said that like his character, Andy Bernard, he is obsessed with a capella music.
2012 38 Years Old In 2012, Helms joined the boycott against fast food restaurant Chick-fil-A in the wake of Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy's publicly stated opposition to same-sex marriage. … Read More
Helms was cast to play the title role in the forthcoming Dreamworks animation Captain Underpants and is also slated to star in the Paramount Pictures Naked Gun reboot in development as of December 2013. … Read More


2014 40 Years Old In May 2014, Helms gave the convocation speech at Cornell University, alma mater of Andy Bernard, the character he portrayed for seven seasons on The Office.
In May 2015, Helms gave the valedictory speech at the University of Virginia.
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