Simon Helberg Bio
Simon Maxwell Helberg, born on 9 December 1980 in Los Angeles, is an American actor, comedian and musician. He is best known for his role as Howard Wolowitz in the sitcom The Big Bang Theory (since 2007).
Simon Helberg made his film debut in 1999 with a small role in the comedy-drama Mumford. In 2001 he made his television debut in single episodes of the television shows Popular, Cursed, Ruling Class, Son of the Beach and Undeclared. He briefly joined the cast of the comedy sketch television series MADtv for one season in 2002.
Since the early 2000s, Simon Helberg performed with comedian Derek Waters as the sketch comedy duo Derek & Simon. In 2007 the duo created and starred in the web series Derek & Simon: The Show on the comedy website Super Deluxe. They also made two short films, Derek & Simon: The Pity Card and Derek & Simon: A Bee and a Cigarette.
Simon Helberg Personal Details
- Born Name: Simon Maxwell Helberg
- Age (in 2017): 37
- Date of Birth: December 9, 1980
- Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- Occupation: Actor, Comedian, Musician
- Net worth: 11 Million
- Official Website: –
- Official Twitter: @simonhelberg
Simon Helberg Family Tree
- Wife name: Jocelyn Towne
- Boy: Wilder Towne Helberg
- Daughter: Adeline Helberg
- Father name: Sandy Helberg
- Mother name: Harriet Helberg
- Brother: Mason Helberg
- Grandmother name: Tonia Helberg (Paternal)
- Grandfather name: Sam Helberg (Paternal)
- Father-in-Law name: Roger Towne
- Uncle-in-Law name: Robert Towne
Simon Helberg Relationship History
Below is the relationship and dating history for Simon Helberg with his past and current girlfriend details.
Simon Helberg dated:
- Jocelyn Towne (2002-PRESENT) – Simon Helberg married American actress Jocelyn Towne on 15 July 2007.
Simon Helberg Body Measurements, Weight Loss, Diet and Exercise Routine
Simon Helberg Body Measurements
- Height in Feet: 5′ 7″
- Height in Centimeters: 170 cm
- Weight in Pounds: 143 pounds
- Weight in Kilogram: 65 kg
Simon Helberg Fun Facts
Simon Helberg Quotes
“I think working for the audience, for me, is the most fun. It’s really a chance for something to work towards. It’s where everything kind of comes together, and you have to make it work. You have all these people who are sitting there, wanting to have a good time and wanting to laugh. You really have no choice but to pull it out.”
“Getting to know where we come from is a really profound way of getting to look at who we are.”
“As actors, we tend to usually have some issues with self-esteem and some need for validation, and it takes a while for that fear of not having a job to go away.”
Simon Helberg Interesting Facts
- He became a black belt in karate by the age of 10.
- He was raised practicing Judaism.
- His father is an actor and his mother is a casting director.
- He is known for doing outstanding impressions, especially of Al Pacino and Nicolas Cage.
- He is an accomplished pianist.
- He once flew to France to win back his ex-girlfriend, who is now his wife.
- He loves The Beatles and has said that his dream guest star on The Big Bang Theory would be for Ringo Starr to play Howard’s dad.