Ellie Kemper is an accomplished American actress, entrepreneur, comedian, tv personality, and writer. She is best known for her role as “Erin Hannon” in the NBC series The Office (2005). Kemper played supporting roles in the films Bridesmaids (2011) and 21 Jump Street (2012)).
Ellie Kemper Age
She is 43 years old as of 2023. Kemper was born on May 2, 1980, USA. She celebrates her birthday on the 2nd of May every year.
Ellie Kemper Education
She attended John Burroughs School in St. Louis before enrolling at Princeton University where she graduated in 2002 with a degree in English. She subsequently studied English for a year at Oxford University.
She stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 55kgs.
Ellie Kemper Family
Kemper is the daughter of David Woods Kemper and Dorothy Ann Kemper She also has one sibling named Carrie Kemper. Mildred Lane Kemper and John Robert Jannarone are her grandparents.
Ellie Kemper Husband
She is happily married to her husband called Michael Koman since 7 July 2012 but she has not disclosed information about him. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Kemper is blessed with two children namely James Miller Koman and Matthew Koman but she has not disclosed information about them. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Kemper plays the title role in the Netflix comedy series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (2015), for which she has received critical acclaim. In the summer of 2015, she joined NBC News as a temporary co-host on NBC’s morning news program, The Today (1952) Show.
Previously, Kemper played field hockey at Princeton in the 1999 season. However, she claims she sat on the bench “roughly 97%” of the time. Her field hockey team went to the national championship in her freshman year. She quit the team in later years to focus on theater. She is contributing writer for the satirical newspaper “The Onion”, as well as published in “McSweeney’s”, the literary journal founded by Dave Eggers.
Kemper auditioned for a role in Parks and Recreation (2009). This was a comedy series launched by the creators of The Office (2005). However, she did not receive the part but received a call back to audition for a supporting role in “The Office” as Erin Hannon, a receptionist/secretary. This is how she replaced the character of Pam Beesly Halpert when Pam left Dunder Mifflin to join Michael Scott Paper Co. In addition, she was cast in the role and started appearing in the show in April 2009. Although the character was originally intended for 4 episodes, the producers were impressed with Kemper and signed her as a regular in the sixth season.
The Great American Baking Show
The Great American Baking Show is an American cooking competition television series and an adaptation of The Great British Bake Off. The show is aired in the United States under the title The Great British Baking Show. The first season of the show aired on ABC under the title The Great Holiday Baking Show. It is the second licensed adaptation of the GBBO format in the United States. CBS produced one season of The American Baking Competition in 2013. It was hosted by Jeff Foxworthy, with Paul Hollywood and Mexican-American chef Marcela Valladolid as judges.
The first two seasons of the show were hosted by Nia Vardalos and Ian Gomez, with Mary Berry from the original GBBO series and American pastry chef Johnny Iuzzini as judges. The third season was hosted by cookbook author Ayesha Curry and former football player Anthony Adams. Iuzzini rejoined the show as a judge and was joined by original GBBO judge Paul Hollywood. This season was pulled off schedule following sexual harassment allegations against Judge Iuzzini. As a result, he was officially fired from the show and ABC. Curry and Iuzzini did not return for the fourth season.
The show was renewed for a fourth season on May 4, 2018, with Emma Bunton and Sherry Yard hired to replace them in the following season as host and judge, respectively. On August 1, 2019, the show was renewed for a fifth season, which premiered on December 12, 2019.
It was announced on May 3, 2022, that The Roku Channel would be airing a new season of the show, with Paul Hollywood coming back as judge, along with Prue Leith from GBBO. Roku also stated the plans to air The Great American Baking Show: Celebrity Holiday Edition, featuring celebrities competing to raise money for charity.
The Great American Baking Show Cast
- Ellie Kemper Host
- Zach Cherry Host
- Paul Hollywood Judge
- Prue Leith Judge
- Nia Vardalos Host
- Ian Gomez Host
- Ayesha Curry Host
- Anthony Adams Host
- Emma Bunton Host
- Mary Berry Judge
- Johnny Iuzzini Judge
- Sherry Yard Judge
Ellie Kemper Salary|Net Worth
She has an estimated salary ranging between $80,000 – $135,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earns from her career.
Ellie Kemper Social Media Platforms
Kemper is very active on all social media accounts and she is often seen posting on her platforms. She has over 4.6k followers on Twitter, 3.1k followers on Facebook, and 2.9 k followers on Instagram.