B.J. Novak

Actor | Producer | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Office (2005-2013) | Inglourious Basterds (2009) | Saving Mr. Banks (2013)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 6 wins & 20 nominations More »
AKA 
BJ Novak
BORN 
Jul 31, 1979 (age 38)
HEIGHT 
5' 8½" (1.74m)

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Past Film & Video (12 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The FounderThe Founder Harry J. Sonneborn  Less 2016 $25MM $13MM / $22MM
  • Primary photo for AnomalisaAnomalisa Special Thanks (kickstarter backer)  Less 2015 $8MM $3.8MM / $5.7MM
  • Primary photo for The Amazing Spider-Man 2The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Alistair Smythe  Less 2014 $200MM $203MM / $709MM
  • Primary photo for Saving Mr. BanksSaving Mr. Banks Robert Sherman, Performer ("Chim Chim Cher-ee", "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocius", "A Spoonful of Sugar", "Fidelity Fiduciary Bank", "Let's Go Fly a Kite")  Less 2013 $35MM $83MM / $118MM
  • Primary photo for The Smurfs 2The Smurfs 2 Baker Smurf (voice)  Less 2013 $105MM $71MM / $348MM
  • Primary photo for The InternshipThe Internship Male Interviewer  Less 2013 $58MM $45MM / $93MM
  • Primary photo for The DictatorThe Dictator Actor (uncredited)  Less 2012 $65MM $60MM / $179MM
  • Primary photo for The SmurfsThe Smurfs Baker (voice)  Less 2011 $110MM $143MM / $564MM
  • Primary photo for Inglourious BasterdsInglourious Basterds Pfc. Smithson Utivich  Less 2009 $75MM $121MM / $314MM
  • Primary photo for Knocked UpKnocked Up Young Doctor  Less 2007 $30MM $149MM / $219MM
  • Primary photo for Reign Over MeReign Over Me Mr. Fallon  Less 2007 $20MM $20MM / $1.8MM
  • Primary photo for Unaccompanied MinorsUnaccompanied Minors Desk Attendant  Less 2006 $26MM $17MM / —
Past Television (14 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Crazy Ex-GirlfriendCrazy Ex-Girlfriend (TV Series) B.J. Novak (2 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016–2018 2
  • Primary photo for KonttoriKonttori (TV Series) Writer (based on the original screenplay by) (2 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017 2
    • Tytöt ja pojat (Mar 3, 2017) Writer (based on the original screenplay by)  Less
    • Suvaitsevaisuuspäivä (Mar 3, 2017) Writer (based on the original screenplay by)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Mindy ProjectThe Mindy Project (TV Series) Executive Producer (24 episodes, 2012), Jamie (5 episodes, 2013), Consulting Producer (5 episodes, 2012), Director (2 episodes, 2013), Writer (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2012–2016 32
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  • Primary photo for ArthurArthur (TV Series) Mike 'MC' Cramp (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for The NewsroomThe Newsroom (TV Series) Lucas Pruit (4 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014 4
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  • Primary photo for CommunityCommunity (TV Series) Mr. Egypt (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for The OfficeThe Office (TV Series) Ryan Howard (166 episodes, 2005), Co-Executive Producer (65 episodes, 2008), Executive Producer (34 episodes, 2011), Supervising Producer (33 episodes, 2006), Co-Producer (22 episodes, 2005), Writer (15 episodes, 2005), Associate Producer (5 episodes, 2006), Director (5 episodes, 2009), Executive Story Editor (5 episodes, 2005), Performer ("Remember to Call") (1 episode, 2011), Performer ("The Gambler", "Meet the Flintstones") (1 episode, 2007), Writer ("Dunder Mifflin") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2005–2013 166
    • Finale (May 16, 2013) Ryan Howard  Less
    • New Guys (Sep 20, 2012) Ryan Howard  Less
    • Free Family Portrait Studio (May 10, 2012) Ryan Howard, Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Office: The Girl Next DoorThe Office: The Girl Next Door (TV Series) Ryan Howard (2 episodes, 2011), Performer ("Male Prima Donna") (1 episode, 2011), Performer ("Girl Next Door") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for The Office: The 3rd FloorThe Office: The 3rd Floor (TV Series) Ryan Howard (3 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 3
  • Primary photo for The Office: The MentorThe Office: The Mentor (TV Series) Ryan Howard (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 2
    • BFFs? (Mar 4, 2010) Ryan Howard  Less
    • Lunchtime (Mar 4, 2010) Ryan Howard  Less
  • Primary photo for The Office: Subtle SexualityThe Office: Subtle Sexuality (TV Series) Ryan Howard (3 episodes, 2009), Performer ("Male Prima Donna") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 3
  • Primary photo for The Office: BlackmailThe Office: Blackmail (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009 4
    • Pay Day (May 28, 2009) Director  Less
    • Kelly (May 21, 2009) Director  Less
    • Andy (May 14, 2009) Director  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Offensive ShowThe Offensive Show (TV Movie) Actor, Writer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Raising DadRaising Dad (TV Series) Writer (1 episode, 2002), Writer (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001–2002 2
Self (40 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Male Interviewer (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The OfficeThe Office (TV Series) Ryan Howard (2 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009–2013
    • Paper Airplane (Apr 25, 2013) Ryan Howard (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • Stress Relief (Feb 1, 2009) Ryan Howard (archive footage)  Less

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