BJ Novak: Net Worth, Relation, Age, Full Bio & More

Who is BJ Novak?

Benjamin Joseph Manaly Novak is an American comedian, actor, director and writer. Novak played Ryan Howard in the American television sitcom The Office (2005-2013). He was also one among the executive producers and writers for the series. 

 BJ Novak

Quick Bio

Name Benjamin Joseph Manaly Novak
Born July 31, 1979
Gender Male
Profession Comedian, Actor, Director, Writer
Birth Sign Leo
Country America
Nationality American
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Height 5 feet and 7 inches 



Weight 73kg 


Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Blue
Father William Novak
Mother Linda Novak
Spouse NA
Children NA
Net Worth $8 million


What is BJ Novak famous for? 

BJ Novak was born on 31st of July 1979 in Newton, Massachusetts. Novak was born in a Jewish family and his father was an author who has ghostwritten and co-written several books. He has younger two siblings Jesse Novak who also works in the entertainment industry as a composer and Lev his another brother. Novak is a Harvard University graduate.

After his graduation in the year 2001, he started his career as a comedian in Los Angeles, California. Variety in 2003 named Novak as one of the ten Comedians of the year to watch. 


Novak after gaining popularity with his comedy was noticed by Greg Daniels an executive producer and was casted in the 2005 American television sitcom The Office for the role of Ryan Howard. He just did not settle down for being an actor for the series but also became one of the writers and producers. He is said to have written fifteen episodes in the course of the show.

After doing this seriese he appered in supporing roles for the films like Inglorious Bestards, Saving Mr. Banks, and The Founder. Novak was also seen in The Amazing Spiderman 2, Knock up and  many others. He also voiced in The Smurfs (2011) and The Smurfs 2 (2013) fot the character of Baker Smurf. 


BJ Novak has also earned popularity with his books and his app called The List App. The app also got nominated for Webby Award but was later shut down in the year 2017.

Personal Information

What is the height and weight of BJ Novak?

BJ Novak aged 41 is 5 feet and 7 inches tall and weighs arround 73kgs.

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Who is the wife of BJ Novak? 

 BJ Novack is not married yet. Although the 41 year old star has a very close connection with his The Office co-actress Mindy Kalin. They dated each other and broke up a several times and are now best friends. The Office actress after giving birth to her daughter in 2017 declared Novak to be her Godfather.

Net Worth

What is the Net worth of BJ Novak? 

The 41 year old American comedian, actor, director and writer  has a  net worth 0f $8 million.


  • Apart from The Office Novak has written and acted in several projects such as Reign Over me, Inglorious Bestards and many such others .
  • After moving to Los Angeles, California, BJ Novak started his career as a comedian in clubs has now won several awards such as SAG Awards and the Emmys for himself.

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