Simon Helberg is an American actor, comedian and musician best known for his role as Howard Wolowitz on The Big Bang Theory. Before The Big Bang Theory, Helberg appeared on the sketch comedy series "MADtv".
Helberg's other television credits include appearances on "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip", "Arrested Development", "Joey" and "Reno 911!". His film credits include "A Serious Man", "Good Night and Good Luck", "The Selling" and "I Am I".
With his wife Jocelyn Towne, Simon Helberg directed the 2015 romantic comedy "We'll Never Have Paris", which he wrote based on their real-life story of their engagement.
In 2016, Simon Helberg starred alongside Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant in the film "Florence Foster Jenkins", adopted from a true-story of a wealthy socialite who became a cult singing sensation despite her lack of musical talent. Helberg stars as the titular character's reluctant pianist, Cosme McMoon. As an accomplished pianist, the film features Helberg's real piano playing.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Helberg attended NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Jocelyn.
Simon Helberg's Latest Tweets
6 weeks ago: If you wanna laugh this weekend, why not laugh at my face? Critics and mortal humans love Florence Foster Jenkins! https://t.co/krHHM3Td6v
Latest News Stories
|Trailer for Simon Helberg's We'll Never Have Paris||December 9, 2014|
|Simon Helberg on Conan||April 3, 2014|
|Happy Birthday Simon!||December 9, 2013|
|Simon Helberg and A World with No Math||August 7, 2012|