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Simon Helberg

Highest Rated:   93% Good Night, And Good Luck (2005)
Lowest Rated:   11% A Cinderella Story (2004)
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Though initially typecast in comedic roles -- including a small turn in Old School (2003), a contribution to Tracey Ullman in The Trailer Tales (2003), and work on MADtv -- American character actor Simon Helberg quickly branched out into diverse genres. He appeared as a CBS page in George Clooney's revered Edward R. Murrow biopic Good Night, and Good Luck., as a junior agent in Christopher Guest's For Your Consideration (2006), and in a recurring role on the Aaron Sorkin comedy drama Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip. In 2007, Helberg was cast in the regular role of Howard Wolowitz on the sitcom The Big Bang Theory, about a couple of nerdy physicists (Johnny Galecki and Jim Parsons) who struggle with women, and everything else outside the lab. In 2007, Helberg also made appearances in the comedies Mama's Boy and Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story. He played a young rabbi in the Coen brothers film A Serious Man (2009), and continued to make guest appearances on TV shows such as Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil and Drunk History, while maintaining his regular status on The Big Bang Theory.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
87% Florence Foster Jenkins
  • Cosme McMoon
$27.4M 2016
27% We'll Never Have Paris
  • Director
  • Quinn
  • Screenwriter
  • Producer
2015
30% I Am I
  • Seth
  • Executive Producer
2014
No Score Yet Let Go
  • Frank
2012
No Score Yet The Selling
  • Young Husband
2011
90% A Serious Man
  • Rabbi Scott
$9.2M 2009
No Score Yet Careless
  • Stewart
2008
74% Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
  • Dreidel L' Chai'm
$18.4M 2007
23% Evan Almighty
  • Staffer
$100.3M 2007
64% The TV Set
  • Actor
$35k 2007
51% For Your Consideration
  • Junior Agent
$5.5M 2006
No Score Yet The Pity Card
  • Actor
2006
50% Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas
  • Al
2006
93% Good Night, And Good Luck
  • CBS Page
$31.6M 2005
11% A Cinderella Story
  • Terry
$51.1M 2004
60% Old School
  • Jerry
$74.7M 2003
19% National Lampoon's Van Wilder
  • Vernon
$21.1M 2002
No Score Yet Big Shot: Confessions of a Campus Bookie
  • Joshy
2002
56% Mumford
  • College Roommate
1999

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
82% The Big Bang Theory
2007
  • Howard Howard Wolowitz Wolowitz
  • 2042
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
No Score Yet Charlie Rose
2013
  • Guest
  • 2016
91% The Late Show With Stephen Colbert
2015
  • Guest
  • 2016
No Score Yet Conan
2010
  • Guest
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
  • Guest
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 2011
No Score Yet Comedy Bang! Bang!
2012
  • Guest
  • 2015
No Score Yet Last Call With Carson Daly
2007
  • Guest
  • 2015
No Score Yet The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson
2005-2014
  • Guest
  • 2015
  • 2013
No Score Yet Late Show With David Letterman
1993-2015
  • Guest
  • 2014
  • 2012
No Score Yet Drunk History
2013
  • Actor
  • 2013
No Score Yet The Ben Show With Ben Hoffman
2013
  • Appearing
  • 2013
No Score Yet Joey
2004-2006
  • Seth
  • 2004
No Score Yet MADtv
1995-2009
  • Performer
  • 2004
  • 2003
  • 2002

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