B. J. Novak Height Weight Age Net Worth

B. J. Novak

B. J. Novak
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Birth Date

July 31, 1979


44 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color



5 ft 8½ in | 174 cm

Net Worth

$10 Million


73 kg | 161 lbs

Shoe size

10 US | 43 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Benjamin Joseph Manaly Novak was born in Newton, Massachusetts, United States, on July 31, 1979, is an American actor.

Young B. J. Novak first started performing at "Comedy for a Cure" at Loyola Marymount University (2009).

He made his big screen debut in comedy film Unaccompanied Minors (2006) in role as Flight Attendant.

He got his television debut in MTV hidden camera practical joke reality series Punk'd (2003) in role as Field Agent.

Novak's breakthrough performance came as Ryan Howard in NBC sitcom The Office (2005–2013).

He landed his directorial debut with black comedy film Vengeance (2022), also he wrote and starred as Ben Manalowitz, for which he won the Leiden International Film Festival American Indie Competition Award for Best Film.

B. J. Novak Height and Weight

How tall is B. J. Novak and what is his weight? B. J. Novak's height is 5' 8½" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 174 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 161 іn pоunds or 73 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

B. J. Novak Age

B. J. Novak is 44 years old.

B. J. Novak Net Worth

B. J. Novak net worth is around 10 million dollars.

Best Movies

He won the Awards Circuit Community Award for Best Cast Ensemble for his role as Pfc. Smithson Utivich in war film Inglourious Basterds (2009).

He voiced Baker Smurf in fantasy adventure comedy films The Smurfs (2011) and The Smurfs 2 (2013).

He was nominated for the Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Acting Ensemble for his role as Robert B. Sherman in biographical drama movie Saving Mr. Banks (2013).

Knocked Up (2007) romantic comedy as Unnamed Doctor

Reign Over Me (2007) buddy drama as Mr. Fallon

The Internship (2013) comedy as Male Interviewer

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014) superhero as Alistair Smythe

The Founder (2016) biographical drama as Harry J. Sonneborn

Best TV Shows

He served as a writer and starred as Ryan Howard in NBC sitcom The Office (2005–2013), for which won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series and the Writers Guild of America Award for Comedy Series also was nominated for five Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Comedy Series.

The Mindy Project (2013-2016) Fox romantic comedy series as Jamie

The Newsroom (2014) HBO political drama series as Lucas Pruit

He played Count Rugen in Quibi comedy miniseries Home Movie: The Princess Bride (2020) in episode "Chapter Six: The Fire Swamp".


Attended Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Boston in Newton, Massachusetts.

Graduated from Newton South High School in 1997.

Graduated from Harvard University (2001), with a major in English and Spanish literature.

Has two younger brothers, Jesse and Lev.

Has Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry.

He wrote books:

One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories (2014)

The Book with No Pictures (2014)

My Book with No Pictures (2019)

Lives in Los Angeles, California.


He dated actress Mindy Kaling (2005-2007).