Brian Baumgartner is a popular American Actor and director who has famously played the role of Kevin Malone in the American TV Series ‘The Office’. Let’s find out how much is Brian Baumgartner’s net worth in 2018.
Brian Baumgartner Early Life
Brian Baumgartner was born on November 29, 1972 in Atlanta, Georgia, US. He attended Holy Innocent Episcopal School and later graduated from the Westminster Schools. He also joined Southern Methodist University and then moved to Los Angeles to work as an Artistic Director in Minnesota. He also joined various theaters which helped him in grabbing TV roles.
He managed to get good work in famous TV shows like ‘Arrested Development’ and ‘Everwood’ but the biggest turn in his life came when he was casted as Kevin Malone in the American Adaptation of Original BBC show ‘The Office’.
He received huge appreciation for his performances and was awarded with ‘Daytime Emmy’. He also acted in several Hollywood films like ‘License to Wed’, ‘Four Christmases’, ‘Astronaut: The Last Push’, etc.
He has been married to Celeste Ackelson since 2014 and the couple has one child.
Brian Baumgartner Career, Awards & Achievement
As soon as he moved to LA, he started working in theaters and his performance didn’t go unnoticed. He served as Artistic Director of hidden theater where he also worked in various stage plays. He along with his theater career continued his studies at Meadows School of Arts.
After working in several plays, he finally landed in some small TV roles in the shows like ‘Everwood’ and ‘Arrested Development’.
The biggest turn of his career was obviously the adaptation of amazingly popular BBC show, ‘The Office’. His performance was received well with critics and he became a popular name among TV audience.
He also worked in some of the Hollywood films and grabbed mostly rom-com roles like in ‘License to Wed’, ‘Four Christmases’, etc. Apart from his crowd-pleaser performance in The Office he also acted in other TV shows like ‘Hand Of God’, ‘Chicago Fire’, ‘The Crossroads of History’, etc.
He has also been a part of the Talent hunting TV show, Last Comic Standing and was featured in NBA 2013 on the all star celeb team.
Awards & Achievements
Brian Baumgartner is one of the most popular TV star, and is famous for his performance in ‘The Office’ for which he was awarded Daytime Emmy in 2007. He also won Goldy Derby Award in 2007 for the same show. He was also nominated for Screen Guild Awards several times.
Net Worth of Brian Baumgartner
Brian Baumgartner has an estimated net worth of over $8 million. Major chunk of his net worth has come from his famous show ‘The Office’ which garnered him multiple awards and reputation in the industry. He has appeared in several other TV Shows as well for which he received heavy payments.
Brian Baumgartner is a popular actor who has made name in theater as well as in Hollywood industry. His breakthrough role and the most recognized performance was for the role of Kevin Malone in ‘The Office’. He considers his theater days to be very lucky as he learnt a great deal about acting in theater. He is famous for his over emphasized acting style and his charming personality. He has appeared in several films and has won multiple awards for his performances. He is also an accomplished golfer.