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Anders Holm (born May 29, 1981) is an American actor, comedian and writer. He is one of the stars and creators of the Comedy Central show Workaholics.

Anders Holm
Anders Holm at 2015 PaleyFest.jpg
Holm at 2015 PaleyFest
Born (1981-05-29) May 29, 1981 (age 35)
Evanston, Illinois
Alma mater University of Wisconsin–Madison
Occupation Comedian, actor, producer, writer
Years active 2003–present
Spouse(s) Emma Nesper (m. 2011)
Children 1

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Personal lifeEdit

Originally from Evanston, Illinois, Holm graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he was also a member of the swim team and the Second City Conservatory in Los Angeles.[1]

Holm married his college sweetheart, Emma Nesper, in September 2011.[2] Their first child, a son, was born on December 19, 2013.[3]

CareerEdit

Holm, along with fellow Workaholics creators Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine and Kyle Newacheck, formed the sketch comedy group, Mail Order Comedy. Holm played a hip pastor who became Dr. Mindy Lahiri's fiancé in The Mindy Project. He also made a guest appearance in the fourth season of Modern Family in the episode "Flip Flop". Holm made a guest appearance with fellow Workaholics actors Anderson, DeVine and Erik Griffin on the first episode of the fourth season of Arrested Development. He has also served as production and head writer's assistant for Real Time with Bill Maher before his stint on Workaholics.[4][5] In 2014, Holm starred in the Chris Rock directed comedy film Top Five. In 2016, Holm starred in the comedy film How to Be Single. In June 2016 it was announced that DeVine, Anderson, Holm and Newacheck are working on a film with Seth Rogen as producer.[6]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2014 Neighbors Beer Pong Guy #3 Cameo
2014 Top Five Brad
2014 Inherent Vice LAPD Officer #2
2014 The Interview Jake
2015 Unexpected John
2015 The Intern Matt
2016 How to Be Single Tom
2016 Sausage Party Troy (voice)
2017 Kuso

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2006–2008 Crossbows & Mustaches Bruce Romaine 10 episodes
Also co-creator, writer and executive producer
2008 420 Special: Attack of the Show! from Jamaica Limahl Spellswell TV movie
2008 The Dude's House Anders 3 episodes
2008 5th Year Anders 5 episodes
2011 Traffic Light Howard Episode: "Stealth Bomber"
2011–2017 Workaholics Anders Holmvik Also co-creator, writer and executive producer
2012 Key & Peele White Guy in Negraph Commercial Episode: "The Branding"
2013 Modern Family Zack Episode: "Flip Flop"
2013–2016 The Mindy Project Casey Peerson 11 episodes
2013 Arrested Development Supervisor Spoon Episode: "Flight of the Phoenix"
2013 High School USA! Garret Philanders (voice) Episode: "Heroes"
2014 American Dad! Eric (voice) Episode: "Scents and Sensei-bility"
2015 Hell's Kitchen Himself Episode: "17 Chefs Compete"
2015 Brooklyn Nine-Nine Soren Episode: "The Swedes"
2016 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Don vs. Raph Leonardo (voice) Short

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bios. Mail Order Comedy (2011-04-06). Retrieved on 2011-10-19.
  2. ^ "Anders Holm: He became a 'Workaholic' in Madison | The Weekly | Created by UW–Madison students for UW–Madison students". Theweekly.wisc.edu. August 29, 2012. Retrieved May 9, 2013. 
  3. ^ Webber, Stephanie (January 8, 2014). "Anders Holm, Workaholics Star, Welcomes Baby Boy With Wife Emma". US magazine. 
  4. ^ "About ANDERS HOLM". Comedy Central. Retrieved January 27, 2015. 
  5. ^ "HOW "WORKAHOLICS" STAR ANDERS HOLM GOT BUSY WRITING TV SHOWS AND MOVIES". fastcocreate.com. January 14, 2015. Retrieved January 27, 2015. 
  6. ^ Kit, Borys (June 9, 2016). "'Workaholics' Creators, Seth Rogen Team for Action Comedy 'Game Over, Man!'". The Hollywood Reporter. 

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