B. J. Novak

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Benjamin Joseph Manaly "B. J." Novak (born July 31, 1979) is an American actor, stand-up comedian, screenwriter, and director from Newton, Massachusetts. He is widely known for his contributions to the U.S. version of The Office from 2005 to 2013, being a writer, co-executive producer for and playing the role of Ryan Howard on the series. He is also known to international audiences for appearing in the Quentin Tarantino film Inglourious Basterds (2009).

MOVIE CREDITS:
2016: Harry Sonneborn - The Founder
2013: Robert Sherman - Saving Mr. Banks
2012: Himself - The Bitter Buddha
2009: Private First Class Smithson "The Little Man" Utivich - Inglourious Basterds
2014: Allistar Smythe - The Amazing Spider-Man 2
2006: Desk Attendant - Unaccompanied Minors
2007: Young Doctor - Knocked Up
2007: Mr. Fallon - Reign Over Me
2013: Male Interviewer - The Internship
2013: Baker Smurf (voice) - The Smurfs 2
2011: Baker Smurf (voice) - The Smurfs

TV CREDITS:
1992: The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
1993: Late Night with Conan O'Brien
2009: The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien
2002: Himself - E! Live from the Red Carpet
2015: B.J. Novak - Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
2003: Himself - Punk'd
2003: Field Agent - Punk'd
2005: Ryan Howard - The Office