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Anders Holm
Anders Holm
Anders Holm at the 2015 PaleyFest
Holm at 2015 PaleyFest
Born (1981-05-29) May 29, 1981 (age 37)
Evanston, Illinois U.S.
Nationality American
Alma mater University of Wisconsin-Madison
Occupation Comedian, actor, producer, writer
Years active 2003-present
Emma Nesper Holm (m. 2011)
Children 1

Anders Holm (born May 29, 1981) is an American actor, comedian and writer. He is one of the stars and creators of the Comedy Central show Workaholics and stars in the NBC series, Champions.[1]

Early life and career

Holm was born and grew up in Evanston, Illinois.[2]

Holm graduated from Evanston Township High School.[1]

In 2003, Holm graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a bachelor's degree in history. Holm was a member of the swim team there.[3]

Holm studied the Second City Conservatory in Los Angeles.[4]


Holm, along with fellow Workaholics creators Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine and Kyle Newacheck, formed the sketch comedy group, Mail Order Comedy.

Holm played a hip pastor who became Dr. Mindy Lahiri's fiancé in The Mindy Project.[5] He also made a guest appearance in the fourth season of Modern Family in the episode "Flip Flop".

Holm made a guest appearance with fellow Workaholics actors Anderson, DeVine and Erik Griffin on the first episode of the fourth season of Arrested Development. He has also served as production and head writer's assistant for Real Time with Bill Maher before his work on Workaholics.[6][7]

In 2014, Holm starred in the Chris Rock directed comedy film Top Five. In 2016, Holm starred in the comedy film How to Be Single.

In June 2016 it was announced that DeVine, Anderson, Holm and Newacheck are working on the film Game Over, Man!, with Seth Rogen as producer.[8] The film was released on Netflix on March 23, 2018.

Personal life

Holm married his college sweetheart, Emma Nesper Holm,[9] in September 2011.[10] Their first child, a son, was born on December 19, 2013.[11]



Year Title Role Notes
2014 Neighbors Beer Pong Guy #3 Cameo
2014 Top Five Brad
2014 Inherent Vice LAPD Officer #2
2014 The Interview Jake
2015 Unexpected John
2015 The Intern Matt
2016 How to Be Single Tom
2016 Sausage Party Troy (voice)
2017 Kuso
2017 A Happening of Monumental Proportions Mr. McRow
2018 Game Over, Man! Darren Also screenwriter and producer


Year Title Role Notes
2006-2008 Crossbows & Mustaches Bruce Romaine 10 episodes
Also co-creator, writer and executive producer
2008 420 Special: Attack of the Show! from Jamaica Limahl Spellswell TV movie
2008 The Dude's House Anders 3 episodes
2008 5th Year Anders 5 episodes
2011 Traffic Light Howard Episode: "Stealth Bomber"
2011-2017 Workaholics Anders Holmvik Also co-creator, writer and executive producer
2012 Key & Peele White Guy in Negraph Commercial Episode: "The Branding"
2013 Modern Family Zack Episode: "Flip Flop"
2013-2017 The Mindy Project Casey Peerson 12 episodes
2013 Arrested Development Supervisor Spoon Episode: "Flight of the Phoenix"
2013 High School USA! Garret Philanders (voice) Episode: "Heroes"
2014 American Dad! Eric (voice) Episode: "Scents and Sensei-bility"
2015 Hell's Kitchen Himself Episode: "17 Chefs Compete"
2015 Brooklyn Nine-Nine Soren Episode: "The Swedes"
2016 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Don vs. Raph Leonardo (voice) Short
2018 Champions (U.S. TV series) Vince Regular


  1. ^ a b King, Larry; Holm, Anders (18 April 2018). "Anders Holm on 'Champions,' 'Game Over, Man!' & Eggplant Emojis (Season 6 Episode 113)" (Video interview). Larry King Now. 
  2. ^ Wagner, Curt (20 September 2011). "Evanston native Anders Holm teases Season 2 of 'Workaholics'". Chicago Tribune. 
  3. ^ Bump, Greg (16 April 2013). "Students choose Anders Holm to speak at commencement". University of Wisconsin-Madison. 
  4. ^ Bios. Mail Order Comedy (2011-04-06). Retrieved on 2011-10-19.
  5. ^ Martin, Denise (30 April 2013). "Anders Holm on Pretend-Dating Mindy Kaling, Godlessness, and Nudity". Vulture. New York. 
  6. ^ "About ANDERS HOLM". Comedy Central. Retrieved 2015. 
  8. ^ Kit, Borys (June 9, 2016). "'Workaholics' Creators, Seth Rogen Team for Action Comedy 'Game Over, Man!'". The Hollywood Reporter. 
  9. ^ Oltuski, Romy (20 June 2016). "#ManCrushMonday: Anders Holm". Harper's Bazaar. 
  10. ^ Johnson, Brittany (29 August 2012). "Anders Holm: He became a 'Workaholic' in Madison". The Weekly. University of Wisconsin-Madison. 
  11. ^ Webber, Stephanie (January 8, 2014). "Anders Holm, Workaholics Star, Welcomes Baby Boy With Wife Emma". US magazine. 

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