With his starring roles in The Intern, Workaholics, Game Over Man and Champions, Anders Holm has proven that he has what it takes to make it in Hollywood. The actor, who is charming, funny and handsome, has been active in the entertainment industry since 2003.
Anders Holm also gained fans with his role on The Mindy Project where he played a Hip Hop pastor, turned DJ and later sneaker mogul. The character was well received and his brilliant performance endeared him to fans of the show. Since his professional debut, Anders Holm has built up an impressive body of work and continues to charm audiences to this day.
Anders Holm: Biography & Age
Anders Holm was born on the 29th of May, 1981 in Evanston, Illinois – where he also grew up. Evanston, Illinois has definitely produced a fair amount of celebrities, including but not limited to Josh Meyers, Seth Meyers, Michael Madsen, John Cusack and Joan Cusack
While at Evanston, the young actor attended Evanston Township High School. After high school, Anders Holm went on to attend the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he graduated from with a bachelor’s degree in history. While at University, he was a member of the school’s swim team.
He later moved to Los Angeles to pursue his career and there studied at the Second City Conservatory where several other celebrities have also trained. Some notable alumni of the Second City Conservatory include Steve Carell, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Mike Myers, Stephen Colbert, Halle Berry, Jon Favreau and Jack McBrayer.
Career & Net Worth
Anders Holm has a total net worth of $6 million dollars, which is a result of a long and dedicated career in the entertainment industry.
He got his career started in 2003 and has since gone on to make creative career choices that definitely paid off. The actor formed a sketch comedy group – Mail Order Comedy, with Kyle Newacheck, Adam DeVine, and Blake Anderson who he created the show Workaholics with.
Before he got his big break on Workaholics, he worked on Real Time with Bill Maher as a production and head writer’s assistant.
As previously mentioned, he landed a recurring role on the critically acclaimed comedy series The Mindy Project as one of the lead character’s love interests. The actor also had a guest appearance in Modern Family‘s fourth season. Along with his fellow Workaholics costars, he appeared in the first episode of the fourth season of Arrested Development.
The actor is not only prolific on the small screen though, he has appeared in several movies including Show Dogs, Inherent Vice, The Interview, How To Be Single, Sausage Party, Kuso, A Happening of Monumental Proportions and Top five – a comedy film directed by Chris Rock. Anders Holm had a cameo in the 2014 hit comedy Neighbors which starred Zac Efron, Seth Rogen, and Rose Byrne.
In 2018, he starred in the film Game Over, Man, a film he worked on with his Workaholics partners and was produced by Seth Rogen. All in All, you can say he has done pretty well for himself.
Wife & Family
Anders Holm has definitely had some really beautiful love interests in Hollywood, including Anne Hathaway and Mindy Kaling; however, his real-life romantic leading lady is his wife, Emma Nesper Holm who was his college sweetheart. They tied the knot in September 2011 and two years later, the couple had their first child. Their son was born on the 19th of December, 2013.
Unlike most celebrities, Anders Holm prefers to keep his private life and his family life away from media attention and scrutiny. While a lot is not known about his wife, it is known that she has diverse interests some of which include Global Health, Human rights and curbing poverty in the developing world, which is understandable seeing as she is often described as an activist.
Though the couple got married in 2011, they first met at summer camp when they only twelve and even went to the same high school, but they didn’t start dating until college. She received her degree in Journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
After school, she moved down to Los Angeles with her husband-to-be so he could start his career in entertainment. Since then she has built an impressive career by working for nonprofit organizations. She presently works as a director at the American Jewish World Service – an international development and human rights organization.
Height, Weight & Body Measurements
Anders Holm is in amazing shape, you can tell just by looking at him. The actor stands tall at an impressive 6 feet 3 inches height, he also weighs a commensurate weight of 86 kg. Presently, Anders’ other body measurements are not available. His enviable physique is definitely expected as one has to be at his physical best to be a leading man in Hollywood.