Bill Hader | Biography

Posted On: 31 Jul, 2014


Bill Hader | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth June 07, 1978
Age 39 Years 3 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Wife/Spouse Maggie Carey
Girlfriend No
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? No
Married Yes
Net Worth $8 Million Dollars
Height 6 feet 1 inches
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Hannah Kathryn Hader, Hayley Hader, Harper Hader

William "Bill" Hader is an American actor, comedian, voice actor, producer and writer. He was born on June 7, 1978 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S. He was born to parents Sherri and Bill Hader. He is best known for his roles in movies like You, Me and Dupree, Adventureland, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian and They Came Together to name few. Besides, he has also appeared in many TV series as well as been featured in many video games. His TV series includes Saturday Night Live, South Park, and The Awesomes.

Hader was raised in Tulsa, Oklahama and got enrolled at Patrick Henry Elementary School and later he attended Edison Junior High and Cascia Hall Prepatory. Later Hader attended The Art Institute of Phoenix and Scottsdale Community College. Knowing his keen interest led him to join Second City, where he became trained for acting and later he also became part of the iO West.

Hader is especially known for his role as a cast member in Saturday Night Live. He made his debut on the show on October 1, 2005, where he appeared as a psychologist. In the show, Hader has portrayed the impressions of famous people including Dateline NBC’s Keith Morrison, Harvey Fierstein, Al Pacino, Brian Gazer, Alan Alda, Rick Perry, John Malkovich, etc. Hader also became nominated for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.

Hader did his first film by appearing as Mark in You, Me and Dupree in 2006. The same year, he gave his voice for character Sam The Soldier in movie Doogal. The following year, Hader appeared in five movies: Knocked Up, Hot Rod, Superbad, The Brothers Solomon, and Purple Violets. In 2008, he was cast as Brian Bretter in Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Private Greg B. Miller in Pineapple Express, and Rob Slolom in Tropic Thunder. In 2009, he starred as Bobby in Adventureland, for which he was nominated for Gotham Award for Best Ensemble Cast. The same year, he appeared as George Armstrong Custer in Night at The Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian. Hader also gave his voice for the character Gazelle in the animated movie Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, Flint Lockwood in the movie Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Tad in the movie Freakink: The Musical and Hansel in ‘Hoodwinked Too!’,  ‘Hood vs Evil’. In 2012, Hader was seen in movie Men in Black 3 and This is 40. Recently, he has appeared in The To Do List, The Skeleton Twins, They Came Together and 22 Jump Street. Hader is also busy filming movies such as Inside Out, Trainwreck, The Good Dinosaur, and Sausage Party.

Apart from movies, Hader has also played in various TV series. His first TV series was SNL, where he was also a writer. Since 2008, he has been giving voice for South Park. Likewise, Hader appeared in four episodes of Funny or Die Presents, where he played Athletic Trainer. Other TV series played by Hader includes The Mindy Project, Drunk History, Bob’s Burgers, Portlandis, The Office, and The Awesome. His voice was also featured in the Video game Grand Theft Auto 4 as well as he appeared in the games such as Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian and South Park: The Stick of Truth.

Hader has an appealing personality combined with a great talent. He has a normal body built with the height of 1.85m tall. His shirtless pictures can define his body structure more clearly. Hader also has a towering net worth.

Talking about his personal life, Hader is married to writer-director Maggie Carey in 2006. Hader has two daughters from his wife Carey: Hannah Kathryn and Harper. Hader is living happily with his family and there are no any rumors about their divorce. This also proves that he is not a gay. It was also known that Hader never watched SNL; rather he sees clips of his Stefon Sketches that is shown before talk show interviews.

Hader can also be followed in twitter and Instagram. His short biography can also be accessed via wiki and IMDb. Besides, Hader is Jewish and is also the fan of Oklahoma City Thunder.