A sneak peek into the life of your favourite comedian Zach Woods shows he’s a very busy and focused person who gives his career his very best. Having been active since 2004, Woods have successfully carved a name for himself as a stand-up comedian and actor.
He’s best known for his role as Gabe Lewis on the NBC sitcom The Office (which aired from 2010 – 2013), Zach in Playing House (2014 -present) and Donald “Jarred” Dunn in HBO sitcom Silicon Valley (2014 -present).
Actor Woods began his acting career at the age of 16 when he would perform improv at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. At the time, he belonged to an improvisational sketch troupe called “The Stepfathers”. His group mates include Bobby Moynihan and Chris Gethard.
He had his breakthrough in 2004 when he was cast in the movie Terrorists, in which he played Drugstore Cashier. He went on to make his first TV acting appearance the following year and portrayed the character, Geets Wilson, in an episode of My Wife, the Ghost.
Subsequently, the Silicon Valley star has starred in several American movies, television shows and even in the YouTube video series The Most Awkward Boy in the World, in which he starred as the protagonist.
Zach Woods Biography
The Office lead actor Woods was born to Jewish trained psychiatrist father and nurse mother on September 25, 1984, in Trenton, New Jersey, USA.
His father, also a social worker who specializes in clinical therapy, raised him and his four siblings in Yardley, Pennsylvania.
Woods, who’s an American by nationality and of mixed (Ashkenazi Jewish, German, and French) ethnicity, had his secondary school education at Pennsburg High School. He left for the New York University following his graduation from Pennsburg in 2003.
He also enrolled at the Gallatin School of Individualized Study, where he majored in an undisclosed course. Zach is the middle child in his family. He has an older brother and a younger sister whose identities are not known.
Dating, Girlfriend, Wife
Zach Wood’s love life is the most controversial aspect of his career and personal life. As charming as he looks, it’s widely believed that the A-lister has no girlfriend and is not in any known relationship.
At the moment, he has no history of past relationships with women. He’s not dating any girl and has never commented on his love life publicly. Being a very private person, he has kept many things under wraps and this seems to have helped escape unwanted public attention and of course, Hollywood’s ever-present paparazzi.
Well, he might be dating someone behind the curtain in order to avoid public attention but until he shows us the lucky lady, we will believe he is not married.
Is Zach Woods Gay?
When you don’t have a girlfriend or any history of past relationship with women, it won’t be surprising if people mistakenly assume you are gay. Yes, Woods supposedly loves his profession more than women but it has not been confirmed if he’s gay or not. Until then, we wouldn’t believe he has a gay sexuality, as widely perceived.
Zach Woods Net Worth
As we mentioned earlier, Woods is a very busy person. Since he stormed the spotlight, he has taken the world by surprise, as he keeps attaining greater heights year after year.
He owes the fame, success and popularity he enjoys today to his flourishing career which has earned him admiration, respect and a certain height of achievement.
Television personality Zach Wood’s net worth is pegged at $1.5 million.
Hunky Woods is not really a giant but he doesn’t go missing in a crowd – thanks to his height which is put at 6 feet 5 inches. The brown-haired mega actor and comedian weighs 191lb, which is approximately around 60 kg.
Quick Facts about Comedian Woods
- Silicon Valley actor usually stays up late at night, a decision he dubbed “voluntary insomnia”. His favourite midnight ‘snacks’ are “bitter herbs and matzah.
- He loves ice cream and sandwiches to a great extent. However, his favourite breakfast is oatmeal.
- Zach Woods once admitted that he’s a very caring, loving, and stylish individual.
- His favourite singer is Beyonce, although he also loves Taylor Swift who he also finds ‘very intimidating’.
- In his younger days, he peed in his pants during a karate class.