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Ed Helms

Edward Parker "Ed" Helms (born January 24, 1974) is an American comedic actor known for his work as a correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, as Andy Bernard on the US version of the sitcom/mockumentary The Office and for his role as Dr. Stu Price in The Hangover films. Helms was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. His mother was a school administrator and his father was an attorney. He graduated from The Westminster Schools in 1992 a year after his Office co-star Brian Baumgartner. Originally a geology major, Helms graduated from Oberlin College with a degree in film theory and technology in 1996 and spent a semester as an exchange student at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. After graduating from Oberlin, Helms began his comedy and acting career as a writer and performer with New York City sketch comedy bands, and studied improvisation with the Upright Citizens Brigade troupe. Helms concurrently worked as a trainee film editor at Crew Cuts, a post-production facility in New York City. While doing so, he recorded some rough voiceover scratch tracks that eventually led to paying voiceover work, which in turn led to finding a talent agent. Helms was

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Ed Helms -- I Won't Eat at Chick-fil-A ... 'Cause It's Anti-Gay

Ed Helms
I Won't Eat at Chick-fil-A ... 'Cause It's Anti-Gay

"Office" star Ed Helms is officially boycotting Chick-fil-A ... claiming the restaurant chain's anti-gay stance has caused him to lose his appetite. Helms is responding to a statement issued by… READ MORE >

John Stamos -- 'Office' Pulled Gay Joke to Spare My Feelings

John Stamos
'Office' Pulled Gay Joke to Spare My Feelings

"Office" producers pulled a John Stamos gay joke from a recent promo because they were afraid ... afraid of John Stamos -- this according to John Stamos.Stamos was out in L.A. yesterday -- and he… READ MORE >

- 807 days ago
John Stamos -- I Loved 'The Office' Gay Joke About Me!

John Stamos
I Loved 'The Office' Gay Joke About Me!

John Stamos had nothing to do with NBC editing out a gay joke using his name in a promo for "The Office" -- in fact, Stamos says he's ready to take a steam with Ed Helms any time he wants!As TMZ… READ MORE >

- 820 days ago
'The Office' Cuts John Stamos Gay Joke from Promo

'The Office'
Cuts John Stamos Gay Joke From Promo

John Stamos takes steam room showers with gay men -- at least that's the joke that's been running in a recent promo for "The Office" ... a joke that has since been awkwardly edited out.The… READ MORE >

- 821 days ago
Ed Helms' Stunt Double Sues -- Claims 'Hangover' Accident Caused Brain Injuries

The Hangover 2
Ed Helms' Stunt Double Claims Set Accident Caused Brain Injuries

The man who was Ed Helms' stunt double in "The Hangover 2" is suing Warner Bros -- claiming he was badly injured during a high speed stunt-gone-wrong for the movie last year in Bangkok, Thailand.… READ MORE >

- 1047 days ago
'Hangover' Face Tattoo to Be Un-Tyson'd for DVD

'Hangover' Face Tattoo
To Be Un-Tyson'd for DVD

Warner Bros. claims Ed Helms' face tattoo will be digitally altered when "The Hangover 2" goes to DVD -- after the artist who designed the infamous Mike Tyson tat sued the studio for ripping him… READ MORE >

- 1129 days ago
Zach vs. Ed: Who'd You Rather?

Zach vs. Ed
Who'd You Rather?

"Hangover Part II" buds Zach Galifianakis and Ed Helms got chummy at the film's premiere in L.A. this week.Question is ... READ MORE >

- 1141 days ago
'Hangover 2' -- HUGE Victory In Tattoo Lawsuit

'Hangover 2'
HUGE Victory In Tattoo Lawsuit

Mike Tyson's tattoo artist couldn't K.O. the "Hangover 2" ... TMZ has learned a judge will NOT stop the movie from being released after the two sides battled over the use of the face tat in the… READ MORE >

- 1146 days ago
Mike Tyson's Face Tattoo Artist Sues 'Hangover'

Mike Tyson's Face Tattoo Artist
Sues 'Hangover'

If you've seen the previews for "Hangover 2" -- you already know Ed Helms wakes up with a Mike Tyson face tattoo ... but now, the guy who did Tyson's ink is PISSED at producers, claiming they… READ MORE >

- 1170 days ago
'Hangover 2' -- Crazy Secret Pics from the Set

'Hangover 2'
Crazy Secret Pics From the Set

Here's the deal -- TMZ has obtained some pretty badass photos from the set of "Hangover 2." They were shot last night in Thailand ... and they're hilarious ... but they could spoil a thing or two… READ MORE >

- 1339 days ago

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