Recently, Helms lent his voice (alongside Danny DeVito, Zac Efron and Taylor Swift) to Universal's 3D animated film The Lorax, based on the famous Dr. Seuss children's book about preserving the environment.
Helms also starred opposite Bradley Cooper and Zach Galifianakis in The Hangover, Part II, the sequel to Todd Phillips' critical and commercial success The Hangover, which drew a worldwide gross of over $467 million and won the 2010 Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture: Comedy or Musical.
Currently, Helms stars in the scene-stealing role of Andy Bernard in the seventh season of NBC's hit comedy The Office. His other television credits include a four-year stint as a Senior Correspondent and writer on the Emmy Award-winning The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Comedy Central's Premium Blend and Fox's Arrested Development.
His previous film credits include Miguel Arteta's Cedar Rapids, Shawn Levy's Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian, The Goods, Semi-pro, Knocked Up, Meet Dave, Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay, Walk Hard and Evan Almighty.
Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Helms headed to New York City to pursue comedy shortly after attending Oberlin College in Ohio. He now resides in Los Angeles and plays a mean banjo.
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Ed Helms Facts
|January 24, 1974 (50)
|Altanta, Georgia, USA
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