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Will Arnett

Actor; Comedian
Male
Born May 4, 1970
Age 46
Hometown Toronto
Height 6' 2½" (18...
Nationality Canadian
Alma Mater Concordia Univers...
High School Leaside High School
Other Names Arnett, William E...

William Emerson "Will" Arnett is a Canadian actor and comedian best known for his role as George Oscar "G.O.B. " Bluth II on the Fox comedy Arrested Development. He is also known for his role as Devon Banks on the NBC comedy 30 Rock. He played supporting roles in the comedy films Semi-Pro, Blades of Glory, RV, and Hot Rod. He starred in 2006's Let's Go to Prison and 2007's The Brothers Solomon.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1970 Birth Born in 1970.

TWENTIES

1990 20 Years Old In 1990, he moved to New York City to study acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, he appeared in plays in New York and his first acting role was in Felicity Huffman's independent film Erie, which was filmed on the Erie Canal.
1996 26 Years Old In February 1996, Arnett began acting in films and television shows, his first one was in a pilot with Kevin Pollak and his wife, Lucy Webb, for CBS, that was not picked up. … Read More
1997 27 Years Old Arnett has two older sisters and a younger brother. His father, a graduate of Harvard University and a corporate lawyer, served as the president and CEO of Molson Breweries from 1997 to 2000. … Read More
1999 29 Years Old In 1999, he was cast in another pilot for The Mike O'Malley Show on NBC as the protagonist's friend Jimmy. … Read More

THIRTIES

2000 30 Years Old 1 More Event
Arnett has referred to 2000, the year after that show was cancelled, as "the darkest year of his life" and he admits that he "didn't get a lot of work" and "drank those years away."
2001 - 2002 2 More Events
2003 33 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2003, Arnett found mainstream success in television when he played George Oscar "Gob" Bluth II in the Fox comedy series, Arrested Development and in 2006 he was nominated for his first Emmy The show was cancelled after three seasons due to low ratings, despite its critical acclaim and cult following. … Read More
2006 36 Years Old 1 More Event
According to a 2006 interview with the Los Angeles Times, Arnett's two favorite episodes of the show were "Pier Pressure" and "Afternoon Delight". … Read More

FORTIES

2010 40 Years Old 1 More Event
Arnett signed on for one episode, and the episode entitled "The Set Up" aired January 14, 2010.
2011 41 Years Old 1 More Event
He also starred in Running Wilde which was cancelled in January 2011, due to poor ratings as well as The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret with David Cross.
2012 42 Years Old 1 More Event
In March 2012, Mansome, Arnett’s first executive-producer credit with partner Jason Bateman, was announced as a Spotlight selection for the Tribeca Film Festival. … Read More
2013 43 Years Old He had been attached to play the lead role of David Miller in the 2013 comedy We're the Millers, but had to pass due to "scheduling reasons"; the part went to Jason Sudeikis.
…  He also voices the eponymous character in the 2014 Netflix original series BoJack Horseman.
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