July 4, 2022

Stephen Root Biography, Age, Net worth, Actor, Movies, Tv Shows, Education, Wife

Stephen Root Biography

Stephen Root is an American actor, voice actor, and comedian. He is best known for starring as Jimmy James on the TV sitcom, NewsRadio, he also starred as Milton Waddams in the film Office Space of (1999), and as the voices of Bill Dauterive and Buck Strickland in the animated series King of the Hill.

He has potrayed in other roles like Captain K’Vada in the Star Trek: The Next Generation two-part episode “Unification” (1991), Mr. Lund in O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000), Gordon Pibb in DodgeBall (2004), Hawthorne Abendsen in seasons 2 and 3 of the series The Man in the High Castle, Jim Hudson in Get Out (2017), and supporting roles in a variety of HBO series, including Boardwalk Empire and Barry.

Stephen Root Age

Stephen Root was born on November 17, 1951 in Sarasota, Florida, U.S. (he is 67 years old as of 2018)

Stephen Root Height

Stephen Root stands at a height of 1.75 m.

Stephen Root Net worth

Stephen Root has an estimated net worth of $6 million dollars.

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Stephen Root Family

Stephen Root was born to Leona Estelle (mother) and Rolland Clair Root (father) who was a project superintendent and site manager on major civil engineering projects throughout the United States and Mexico.

Stephen Root Education

Stephen Root graduated from Vero Beach High School in Vero Beach, Florida. He then joined University of Florida, where he trained in the BFA acting program and received his AA degree. He was recognised by the University as one of its distinguished alumni in 2008. Subsequently he was granted his BFA after completion of his final semester based on the quality and character of his acting career, having left college to pursue Broadway in his final semester.

Stephen Root Wife

Stephen Root first married to Laura Joan Hase until 1997 after their divorce. He later married actress Romy Rosemont in 2008.

Stephen Root Actor

Among his most recognized television roles are eccentric billionaire Jimmy James on the sitcom NewsRadio and as the voice of divorced, down-and-out Army barber Bill Dauterive and Hank Hill’s hedonistic boss Buck Strickland on the Fox animated television series King of the Hill. Kevin Smith wrote a role in Jersey Girl specifically for Root. In the 1993-1994 television season, Root appeared as a series regular as “R.O.” on the Beau Bridges/Lloyd Bridges comedy/western series Harts of the West on CBS.

On July 2011 Root guest starred on Seinfeld, playing the role of a bank manager in the episode “The Invitations,” handling Kramer’s hello greeting issue. Root had a series regular role on the short-lived CBS series Ladies Man, which starred Sharon Lawrence soon after she left NYPD Blue. Aside from his roles in King of the Hill, he has played various characters in animated films such as Ice Age, Finding Nemo, and Courage the Cowardly Dog.

In other animated television, series regular roles include: Commander Chode in Tripping the Rift and Homebase in The X’s.  Additionally, he has provided guest-starring vocal talent in animated television series like Chowder and Teen Titans.  He has appeared in HBO’s series of True Blood as a vampire named Eddie. He has an active career as a voice artist. Aside from his roles in King of the Hill, he has played various characters in animated films such as Ice Age, Finding Nemo, and Courage the Cowardly Dog.

In other animated television, series regular roles include: Commander Chode in Tripping the Rift and Homebase in The X’s. Additionally, he has provided guest-starring vocal talent in animated television series like Chowder and Teen Titans. He recently lent his voice to Batman: The Brave and the Bold as Woozy Winks and The Penguin.

Stephen Root Movies

Year

Title

Role

2020 Happily
2019 Against All Enemies Walt Breckman
2019 The Empty Man Arthur Parsons
2018 Life of the Party Michael ‘’Mike’’ Cook
2018 The Ballad of Buster Scruggs Teller
2018 On the Basis of Sex Professor Brown
2017 Get Out Jim Hudson
2017 Infinity Baby Fenton
2017 Three Christs Dr. Rogers
2016 Tom and Jerry: Back to Oz Uncle Henry
2016 Finding Dory Bubbles
2016 Miles Ron Walton
2016 Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates Burt Stangle
2016 Looking for the Jackalope The Jackalope
2016 Spectral Dr. Mindala
2015 Hello, My Name Is Doris Todd
2015 7 Chinese Brothers George
2015 Trumbo Hymie King
2014 Selma Al Lingo
2014 Lennon or McCartney Himself
2013 Sweet Vengeance Kingfisher
2013 I Know That Voice Himself
2013 Bad Milo! Roger
2013 Superman: Unbound Zor-El
2013 The Lone Ranger Habberman
2012 Big Miracle Gov. Haskell
2012 The Company You Keep Billy Cusimano
2011 Cedar Rapids Bill Korgstad
2011 Rango Doc and Merrimack
2011 Red State Sheriff Wynan
2011 J. Edgar Arthur Koehler
2011 Tom and Jerry and the Wizard of Oz Uncle Henry / Crows
2010 Son of Mourning Senator Lewis
2010 Unthinkable Charlie
2010 The Conspirator Witness
2010 Everything Must Go Elliot
2010 Scooby-Doo! Camp Scare Burt
2009 Glock Remington
2009 Bob Funk Steve
2009 The Soloist Curt Reynolds
2009 Dr. Dolittle: Million Dollar Mutts Turtle
2009 Imagine That Fred Franklin
2009 The Men Who Stare at Goats Gus Lacey
2008 Mad Money Glover
2008 Over Her Dead Body Sculptor
2008 Drillbit Taylor Principal Doppler
2008 Leatherheads Suds
2008 Tripping the Rift: The Movie Chode
2007 Cook Off! Morty Van Rookle
2007 No Country for Old Men Man who hires Wells
2007 Have Dreams, Will Travel Sheriff Brock
2007 Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage Bubbles
2007 Sunny & Share Love You Clive Anderson
2006 Ice Age: The Meltdown Aardvark Dad
2006 Gretchen Herb
2006 Idiocracy Judge Hank “The Hangman” BMW
2006 The Frank Anderson John Simon
2006 The Fox and the Hound 2 Talent Scout
2005 Just Friends KC
2004 Raising Genius Dwight Nestor
2004 The Ladykillers Fernand Gudge
2004 Jersey Girl Greenie
2004 DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story Gordon Pibb
2004 Surviving Christmas Dr. Freeman
2004 Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie Vince Masters
2003 Finding Nemo Bubbles
2003 Grind Cameron
2002 Ice Age Frank / Start
2002 The Country Bears Zeb
2002 White Oleander Michael
2000 O Brother, Where Art Thou? Mr. Lund
2000 Tripping the Rift Chode
1999 Gut Feeling Kane Cohen
1999 Office Space Milton Waddams
1999 Natural Selection Mr. Crenshaw
1999 Bicentennial Man Dennis Mansky – Head of NorthAm Robotics
1998 Krippendorf’s Tribe Gerald Adams
1995 Bye Bye Love Awakened Neighbor
1995 Night of the Scarecrow Uncle Frank/The Sheriff
1993 Dave Don Durenberger
1993 RoboCop 3 Coontz
1993 Extreme Justice Max Alvarez
1992 Buffy the Vampire Slayer Gary Murray
1991 Guilty by Suspicion RKO Guard
1991 V.I. Warshawski Mickey
1991 Bed & Breakfast Randolph
1990 Stanley & Iris Mr. Hershey
1990 Ghost Police Sgt.
1989 Black Rain Berg
1988 Crocodile Dundee II DEA Agent (Toilet)
1988 Monkey Shines Dean Burbage

Stephen Root Tv Shows

Year

Title

Role

2018

Barry

Monroe Fuches

2018

Mr. Pickles

Mr. Montgomery

2018

Dallas & Robo

Uncle Danny

2018

The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants

Mr. Morty Fyde

2017

Angie Tribeca

Mortimer Begoyle

2017

Veep

Judge Walsh

2017

Niko and the Sword of Light

Diggantus / Exuber-Ant

2016

Workaholics

Carty

2016

All the Way

J. Edgar Hoover

2016

Masters of Sex

Harvey Toplin

2016

Con Man

Pascal

2016

Guardians of the Galaxy

Neeza

2016–2018

The Man in the High Castle

Hawthorne Abendsen

2015–2016

Star vs. the Forces of Evil

Brian / additional voices

2014

Fargo

Burt Canton

2014

The Big Bang Theory

Dan

2014

Mike Tyson Mysteries

Thomas J. Watson

2014

Hot in Cleveland

Brian

2014

Phineas and Ferb

Floyd

2014

Gravity Falls TV Shorts

Bud Gleeful

2014–2015

Turn: Washington’s Spies

Nathaniel Sackett

2014–2015

Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Lynn Boyle

2014–2016

Idiotsitter

Kent Russell

2013

Out There

Mr. Shooty

2013

The Newsroom

General Stanislao Stomtonovich

2013

The Arrangement

Avery Boomer

2013

Bee and PuppyCat

Farmer

2012

Young Justice

Jack Haly

2012

The Legend of Korra

Hobo / White Lotus Leader / Phonograph Vendor

2012

The Good Wife

Judge Murphy Wicks

2012

Outlaw Country

Frank

2012–2013

Boardwalk Empire

Gaston Means

2012–2013

The Cleveland Show

Neighbors Kellogg / Allister Monkarsh

2012–2013

Dragons: Riders of Berk

Mildew

2012–2016

Gravity Falls

Bud Gleeful / additional characters

2011

Childrens Hospital

Hank Maestro

2011

Thundercats

Drifter, aka Hattanzo the Swordmaker

2011

Fringe

Raymond

2011

The Life & Times of Tim

Lou

2011

Raising Hope

Cap Collins

2011–2016

Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness

Master Junjie

2011–2017

Adventure Time

The Royal Tart Toter, Grimby, Martin

2010

24

Bill Prady

2010

The Defenders

Judge Taylor

2010

Louie

Dr. Heppa

2010

Glenn Martin, DDS

Hoss Willicker

2010–2011

Batman: The Brave and the Bold

Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin

2010–2014

Justified

Judge Mike Reardon

2009

Californication

Ricardo Collini

2008

Head Case

Pat Jennings

2008

Boston Legal

Ethan Melman

2008

Chowder

Stilton/Dancer

2008

The Sarah Silverman Program

Johnny Forrealz

2008

Pushing Daisies

Dwight Dixon

2008–2009

True Blood

Eddie

2007

Random! Cartoons

Lance

2007

Slacker Cats

Tommy

2007

WordGirl

Professor Robert Tubing

2006

The Path to 9/11

Richard Clarke

2005

Teen Titans

Val Yor

2005–2006

The X’s

Homebase

2005–2006

The West Wing

Bob Mayer

2005–2007

American Dad!

Dick / Dentist’s Father

2004

Frasier

Harbin

2004

Brandy & Mr. Whiskers

Santa Claus

2004–2007

Tripping the Rift

Chode

2003

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Michael Kirkwood

2002

Dexter Prep

Charles

2002

The Proud Family

Mr. Andrews

2002

Malcolm in the Middle

John Pratt

2002

Just Shoot Me!

Dr. Drake Kelson

2002

Justice League

Cat Man

2002

Teamo Supremo

The Angler/Billy Jim Dixon

2002

According to Jim

Al Crannis

2002–2004

Grounded for Life

Tony Bustamante

2002–2005

Kim Possible: So the Drama

Cowboy Gambler

2002–2005

Kim Possible

Various characters

2001

Me & My Needs

2001

The Andy Dick Show

Manager of 98+1 Store

2001

The Norm Show

Mr. Sweeney

2001

DAG

Senator Culpepper

2001

The Legend of Tarzan

Theodore ‘Teddy’ Roosevelt

2001

Ed

George MacPherson

2000

Buzz Lightyear of Star Command

Sheriff / Sentry #2

1999

Superman: The Animated Series

Revered Amos Howell/Unity

1999

The Sissy Duckling

Big Ducky

1999

Big Guy and Rusty the Boy Robot

Dr. Donovan

1999–2001

Ladies Man

Gene

1998

From the Earth to the Moon

Chris Kraft

1998

Profiler

Houston Plant Manager

1997

Johnny Bravo

Timmy’s Dad / Announcer

1997–2010

King of the Hill

Bill Dauterive, Buck Strickland

1996

Seinfeld

Mr. Lager

1996

The Lottery

Graham Dunbar

1996

Pandora’s Clock

Mark Hastings

1996

The Road to Galveston

Ed Kirkman

1995

Chicago Hope

Trumpet Playing Mental Patient

1995

Cybill

Phil Asher

1995

Christy

Clarence Sweetwater

1995

VR.5

F.A.A. Negotiator

1995

In the Line of Duty: Hunt for Justice

Jaan Laaman

1995–1999

NewsRadio

Jimmy James

1994

NYPD Blue

IAB Sgt. Fulmer

1994

Party of Five

Football Coach

1994

Sweet Justice

1994

Diagnosis: Murder

Charlie Lane

1993

Northern Exposure

Brother Timothy

1993

The Golden Palace

Mr. Tucker

1993

Quantum Leap

John Tremaine Jr.

1993

Class of ’61

1993

Black Widow Murders: The Blanche Taylor Moore Story

Dr. Kirby

1993

Sirens

George Bailey

1993

Blossom

Louie

1993

In the Heat of the Night

Raymond Mercer

1993–1994

Harts of the West

R.O

1992

A Woman Scorned: The Betty Broderick Story

Kevin McDonald

1992

Eerie, Indiana

Mr. Chaney

1992

Her Final Fury: Betty Broderick, the Last Chapter

Kevin McDonald

1992

Murphy Brown

John Brophy

1992

Civil Wars

Mrs. Caldecott’s Lawyer

1991

Davis Rules

Porter

1991

Golden Years

Major Moreland

1991

My Life and Times

Ross

1991

Home Improvement

Exterminator

1991

Sons and Daughters

Stevey

1991

The Torkelsons

Sheriff Bobby Clinton

1991

Star Trek: The Next Generation

Captain K’Vada

1990

Wiseguy

Bishop

1990

Roseanne

Peter Lundy

1990

The Young Riders

1990

Head of the Class

Mr. Birch

1990–1991

Jake and the Fatman

Sgt. Moynihan / Hastings

1990–1992

Night Court

Mr. Willard / Spirit of Death

1990–1994

L.A. Law

Atty. Brandon McCafferty

1989

Cross of Fire

Beggs

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