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Steven John "Steve" Carell (born August 16, 1962) is an American actor, comedian, producer, writer, and director. He is the voice actor of Gru, in Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2, Minions, Despicable Me 3,, Minions: The Rise of Gru and Despicable Me 4. He also voices Gru's long lost twin brother, Dru, in Despicable Me 3.


After a five-year stint on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Carell found greater fame in the late 2000s for playing Michael Scott on the American version of The Office. He has also starred in lead roles in the films The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Little Miss Sunshine, Evan Almighty, Dan in Real Life, Get Smart, Date Night, Dinner for Schmucks, Crazy, Stupid, Love., Seeking a Friend for the End of the World, The Way Way Back, and Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, and voiced characters in the animated films Over the Hedge, Horton Hears a Who!, Despicable Me and Despicable Me 2. Carell was nominated as "America's funniest man" in Life magazine, and received a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Television Comedy Series for his work on The Office.

Feature Film Filmography

Year Film Position Company
2010 Despicable Me Voice Actor (Gru) Illumination
2013 Despicable Me 2
2015 Minions Voice Actor (Young Gru)
2017 Despicable Me 3 Voice Actor (Gru and Dru)
2022 Minions: The Rise of Gru Voice Actor (Young Gru)
2024 Despicable Me 4 Voice Actor (Gru and Dru)

Animated Shorts Filmography

Year Film Position Company
2012 Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem Voice Actor (Gru) Illumination



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