Nick Kroll is a funny, talented but underrated actor, writer, producer and comedian. He is perhaps best known for his roles as Rodney Ruxin in the comedy series, The League. His character was a Jewish lawyer who was notably obnoxious, both in the courtroom and in the league – a role which Nick played perfectly, gaining both national and international fans in the process.
Since then, when he began performing in 2004, he has gone on to appear in several movies and television shows. Some of his notable appearances include Big Mouth, Dinner For Schmucks, A Good Old Fashioned Orgy, Date Night, Get Him To The Greek, Uncle Drew, My Blind Brother Sausage Part, Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie, Loving and I Love You, Man.
Nick Kroll: Bio, Age
Nicholas ‘Nick’ Kroll was born on the 5th of June, 1978 in New York. He is an American actor, stand-up comedian, writer and producer as well as the youngest child of Lynn and Jules B. Kroll. He attended Solomon Schechter School of Westchester and later attended Rye Country Day School.
He briefly attended The Mountain School in Vermont where he developed a liking for hiking. He eventually went on to attend and graduated from the reputable Georgetown University in 2001, with a major in history and a minor in Arts and Spanish.
Since he was in high school, Nick had been making sketches and doing stand-up comedy. He was very invested in his passion and decided to make a career out of it. Even as his acting career has taken off, Nick Kroll still makes out time to tour the country, doing live comedy alongside other comedians. He also makes a lot of appearances on radio programs and performs regularly at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in New York.
Apart from touring, Nick has also appeared in television shows such as Cavemen, The Best Week Ever, Community and a few others.
He is also a published author. Nick published his first book ‘Bar Mitzvah Disco’ in 2005. He wrote the book with Roger Bennette and Jules Shell. The book was a bestseller at that time.
However, Nick has dedicated himself more to acting in recent years, whether its voice-overs, a live-action role or a Broadway show. As previously mentioned, he was best known for his role as Rodney Ruxin in FX/FXX comedy series, The League. He is equally recognized for creating The Kroll show and voicing a role in the Netflix Series Big Mouth. Nick also played supporting roles in I Love You, Date Night and Dinner for Schmucks.
He frequently collaborates with his close friend, John Mulaney.
Nick Kroll has been able to build an impressive career over the last decade, showing how hardworking and dedicated he is. He is also the son of a billionaire. When you take all of these factors into account, it is understandable how he has a total net worth of $10 million.
Height & Weight
The actor and comedian is in fairly good shape, weighing 72 kgs against his 5′ 9″ height. His other body measurements are not currently known. It is also unclear if he adopts any kind of fitness routine or diet plans to stay in shape.
His Dad: Jules B. Kroll
The actor’s father, Jules B. Kroll, was born on the 18th of May, 1941 in Bayside Queens. He is an American businessman and a highly successful one at that. He founded Kroll Inc which specializes in modern investigations and corporate security. Jules, like his son Nick, graduated from Georgetown University and also got a BA from Cornell University. He was also born into a Jewish family and saw to it that the religion continued in his own home. Jules married Lynn Korda and they have four children together – Jeremy, Nick, Dana and Vanessa.
Is He Gay?
It is common for media outlets to speculate about the sexuality and personal lives of celebrities and Nick Kroll is no exemption. Just for the record, Nick Kroll is not gay. Several of the actor’s relationships have been tabloid news and he has dated only women thus far.
Nick Kroll: Wife, Dating, Girlfriend
Nick Kroll is not yet married. While he does not have a wife, he has had several notable relations. However, his most notable relationship has been with the actress and fellow comedian – Amy Poehler, who he began dating in 2013.
The two became tabloid news when Amy, who was about to get divorced, went on a romantic getaway with Nick Kroll in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. They were seen holding hands and making each other laugh. Unfortunately, the magic moments weren’t enough to keep the spark in the relationship as they separated in 2015.