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Simon Helberg is an American actor, comedian, and writer. He is best known for his role as Howard Wolowitz in the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory. He has also appeared in films such as A Serious Man, The Muppets, and Florence Foster Jenkins. Helberg was born on December 9, 1980 in Los Angeles, California. He attended Crossroads School in Santa Monica and later graduated from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. Helberg began his career as a stand-up comedian, performing at clubs in Los Angeles and New York City. He made his television debut in 2003, appearing in an episode of the NBC sitcom Will & Grace. He went on to appear in a number of television shows, including Curb Your Enthusiasm, Reno 911!, and The Sarah Silverman Program. In 2007, Helberg was cast as Howard Wolowitz in the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory. He has appeared in all twelve seasons of the show, which ended in 2019. Helberg has also appeared in a number of films, including A Serious Man, The Muppets, and Florence Foster Jenkins. As of 2021, Simon Helberg's net worth is estimated to be $30 million.

Popular As Simon Maxwell Helberg
Occupation Actor, comedian, musician
Age 43 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born 9 December, 1980
Birthday 9 December
Birthplace Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Nationality CA

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Simon Helberg Height, Weight & Measurements

At 43 years old, Simon Helberg height is 5′ 4″ .

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Who Is Simon Helberg's Wife?

His wife is Jocelyn Towne (m. 2007)

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Wife Jocelyn Towne (m. 2007)
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Children Wilder Towne Helberg, Adeline Helberg

Simon Helberg Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Simon Helberg worth at the age of 43 years old? Simon Helberg’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actor. He is from CA. We have estimated Simon Helberg's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2023 Under Review
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Forbes placed him third in its world's highest-paid TV actors list in 2018, his revenues rising to $23.5 million in that year.


In 2016, Helberg starred alongside Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant in Florence Foster Jenkins, directed by Stephen Frears; he played pianist Cosmé McMoon and his performance was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture. Helberg will next star in Annette, opposite Adam Driver.


On May 14, 2013, Helberg revealed on Norm Macdonald Live that he earned a black belt in karate at age 10.


He appeared as the character Moist in Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, and had a small role in the pilot episode of the Judd Apatow-produced sitcom Undeclared. In the 2009 Coen brothers film A Serious Man, he played junior Rabbi Scott Ginsler. He had a minor role in the season 4 finale of The Guild as one of the Game Masters.


Helberg has appeared on the sketch comedy series MADtv and is also known for his role as Moist in Joss Whedon's web miniseries Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008). He has further performed in films such as Old School (2003), Good Night, and Good Luck (2005), Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007) and A Serious Man (2009).


In 2007, Helberg was cast as Howard Wolowitz, in the CBS comedy series The Big Bang Theory.

Helberg married actress Jocelyn Towne on July 15, 2007. Towne's uncle is screenwriter Robert Towne. Helberg and Towne's first child, daughter Adeline, was born on May 8, 2012. A son, Wilder Towne Helberg, was born on April 23, 2014.


In 2004, he appeared in the film A Cinderella Story, starring Hilary Duff and Chad Michael Murray. Helberg played the minor role of Simon in George Clooney's 2005 film Good Night, and Good Luck, where he had one line. In 2005, he had a bit part on Arrested Development as Jeff, an employee of the film studio where Maeby worked. From 2006–07, he had a minor supporting role as Alex Dwyer in the drama Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip. In 2006, he appeared in a series of comical TV commercials for Richard Branson's UK financial services company Virgin Money. He played a small role in the 2007 film Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story as a Jewish record producer.


Helberg appeared in the 2002 feature film Van Wilder as one of the geeky students for whom Van Wilder was throwing a party. He had a minor role in the 2003 movie Old School. In 2004, he was in two episodes of Reno 911!: Student Driver in Raineesha X and Hooker Buying Son in Not Without My Mustache. He had a small role in the sixth episode of Quintuplets, Get a Job, as a man called Neil working behind the counter at a shoe shop where Paige and Patton were working.


Since the early 2000s, Helberg performed with comedian Derek Waters as the sketch comedy duo Derek & Simon. In 2007, the two starred together in Derek & Simon: The Show, a web series they created with comedian Bob Odenkirk for the comedy website Super Deluxe. They also made two short films "Derek & Simon: The Pity Card" (co-starring Zach Galifianakis and Bill Hader) and "Derek & Simon: A Bee and a Cigarette" (co-starring Casey Wilson and Emily Rutherfurd) and had a pilot deal with HBO in 2005. One of Helberg's earliest jobs in television was briefly joining the cast of MADtv for one season in 2002.


Simon Maxwell Helberg (born December 9, 1980) is an American actor, comedian and musician. He is known for playing Howard Wolowitz in the sitcom The Big Bang Theory (2007–2019), for which he won a Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, and as Cosmé McMoon in the film Florence Foster Jenkins (2016), which earned him a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture.

Helberg was born on December 9, 1980, in Los Angeles. He is the son of actor Sandy Helberg and casting director Harriet Helberg (née Birnbaum). He was raised in Judaism, "Conservative to Reform but more Reform as time went on."