Quick Interesting Facts and Stats About Andy Samberg

Andy Samberg is an American actor, a comedian, a writer, a producer, and a musician who is well-known for playing the role of Jake Peralta in the American police procedural comedy television series, ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ alongside Mike Mitchel and Matt Walsh. He is also the producer of the series. Likewise, he is also famous for lending his voice for the role of the iconic Jonathan Loughran in the American computer-animated comedy movie series, ‘Hotel Transylvania’.

Quick Infos
Full NameAndy Samberg
Date of birth18 August, 1978
Birth PlaceBerkeley, California, United States
Parent(s)Marjorie ‘Margi’ Marrow and Joe Samberg
OccupationActor, Comedian
Height5ft 10in
WifeJoanna Newsom
Net worth$ 16 million

Moreover, he debuted as a writer in the year 2008 when he helped in the script of the American satirical comedy movie, ‘Extreme Movie’ and as a producer when he helped in the production and also starred as Aaron Williams in the 2015 sports mockumentary, ‘7 Days in Hell’.

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Early Life and Childhood

Andy Samberg’s full name is David A. J. Samberg. He was born on 18 August 1978 in Berkeley, California, the United States to his mother, Marjorie ‘Margi’ Marrow who worked as a teacher, and to father, Joe Samberg who worked as a photographer. He was born and raised alongside two sisters whose names are Johanna Samberg and Darrow Samberg. Besides this, he is currently 42 years old with the zodiac sign of Leo.



Andy Samberg studied and completed his schooling at Berkeley High School in the year 1996. For further studies, he studied at the University of California, Santa Cruz, and then at the New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts from where he completed his studies in the year 2000.


Andy Samberg and His Career


One of his most notable works can be seen in the American late-night live television sketch comedy and variety show, ‘Saturday Night Live’ where he has appeared as numerous characters for a total of 139 episodes and has also helped in writing the script. For this, he was nominated by the Primetime Emmy Awards in the year 2015.


Movies and TV Shows

Andy Samberg gave his debut performance in the year 2007 when he played the role of Rod Kimble in the American comedy movie, ‘Hot Rod’ followed by the voice role of Ham Ill in the 3D computer animated comic science fiction movie, ‘Space Chimps’ and the role of a homeless man in the American romantic comedy drama movie, ‘Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist’ both in the year 2008.

Likewise, he appeared with the role of Robbie Klaven in the American buddy comedy movie, ‘I Love You, Man’ and with the voice role of Brent McHale in the American computer animated science fiction comedy movie, ‘Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs’ in the year 2009. In the year 2011 and 2012, he played in movies like ‘Friends with Benefits’ as Quincy, ‘What’s Your Number’ as Gerry Perry, ‘Celeste and Jesse Forever’ as Jesse Abrahams, ‘That’s My Boy’ as Todd and Han Solo and ‘The Watch’ as a casual wanker.

In the same year, he was cast for the lead voice role of Jonathan Loughran in the American computer-animated comedy movie, ‘Hotel Transylvania’. Andy Samberg went on to play this role again and again in its sequels, ‘Hotel Transylvania 2’ in the year 2015 and ‘Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation’ in the year 2018. Likewise, he has appeared in movies likeGrown Ups 2’, ‘Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2’, ‘7 Days in Hell’, ‘Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping’, ‘Take the 10’ and ‘Brigsby Bear’ in between the years 2013 and 2017. His most recent work came in the year 2020 when he helped in the production and also played the role of Niles in the American science fiction romantic comedy movie, ‘Palm Springs’.


Personal Life: Wife and Daughter

Andy Samberg has been married to Joanna Newsom since the year 2013. In between these years, the couple has been blessed with a daughter.

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Social: Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook

Andy Samberg is active on social media platforms. His official Instagram account (@andysamberg) has over 546 thousand followers and his official Twitter account (@AndySamberg) has over 238 thousand followers. Moreover, he has over 16 thousand followers with well over 17 thousand likes on his Facebook page (Andrew Samberg) but the page has not been verified yet.


Physical Stats, Body Measurement, and Nationality

Andy Samberg holds an American nationality and descends from Ashkenazi Jewish, Sicilian, and Italian ancestry. He was born and raised as a Jewish but as an adult, he does not consider himself to be religious. Besides this, he stands at a height of 5 feet and 10 inches (1.78m/178cms) and weighs around 77kgs (169lbs). Moreover, he has a slim body figure with a pair of light brown colored eyes and dark brown colored hair.


What kinds of Awards and Nominations has Andy Samberg Achieved?

Andy Samberg won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics for ‘Saturday Night Live’ in the year 2007. Likewise, he has won the Golden Globe award for the Best Actor in a Television Series Musical or Comedy, American Comedy Award for the Best Comedy Actor, and the Poppy award for the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his work in ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ in the year 2014 and 2016. Moreover, he is also a recipient of the Critics’ Choice Super Awards for the Best Actor in a Science Fiction or a Fantasy Movie for his work in Palm Springs in the year 2020.


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What Is Andy Samberg Current Net Worth?

As of the year 2020, Andy Samberg has an approximate net worth of $16 million.