Comic actor in The Office and The 40-Year-Old Virgin.
He worked as a mail carrier before joining a children's theater company.
He played Michael Scott in the hit television show, The Office, and in 2006 he won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a TV Comedy.
He married Nancy Walls in 1995, and the couple welcomed their first child in 2001.
He was in the movie Date Night with Tina Fey.