Ellie Kemper Bio, Age, Parents, Sister, Height, Husband, Children, Net worth

Ellie Kemper: A Look into the Life and Career of the Actress

In this article, we will delve into the life and career of Ellie Kemper, including her biography, age, parents, sister, height, husband, children, education, movies and TV shows, and Net worth

Ellie Kemper Biography

Born Elizabeth Claire Kemper, Ellie Kemper is an American actress, comedian, and writer. She is best known for her role in The Office, Netflix’s Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Home Sweet Home Alone (2021), and Bridesmaids (2011). Kemper released her debut book, “My Squirrel Days,” in 2018. Moreover, she is the co-host of The Roku Channel’s “The Great American Baking Show,” whose premiere is May 5, 2023.

Ellie Kemper Age | Birthday

Born on May 2, 1980, in Kansas City, Missouri, Kemper is 43 years old as of 2023. She celebrates her birthday on the 2nd of May each year.

Ellie Kemper Parents

Kemper was born in Kansas City, Missouri to her parents; David Woods Kemper (father) and Dorothy Ann Jannarone (mother). Ellie’s father, David Woods Kemper is the chairman, CEO, and president of Commerce Bancshares while her mother, Dorothy Anne Jannarone is an author and was formerly an executive director of Princeton University’s Office of Communications. Moreover, she has three siblings. One of her siblings is her sister named Carrie Kemper.

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Ellie Kemper Sister

Kemper has an older sister named Carrie Kemper, who is a writer and producer. The two sisters have a close relationship and have collaborated on several projects throughout their careers.

Ellie Kemper Height

Kemper stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 5 inches (approximately 1.65cm).

Ellie Kemper Education

Kemper attended Princeton University, where she majored in English and graduated in 2002. She went to John Burroughs School in St. Louis, Missouri.

Ellie Kemper Husband

Kemper is married to her long-time boyfriend, Michael Koman. The pair tied the knot in July 2012. Kemper’s husband, Michael Koman is a writer and producer. The couple met while working together on the set of “The Office.”

Ellie Kemper Children

Kemper and her husband share two children; sons James (born in 2016) and Matthew (born in 2019).

Ellie Kemper Movies and TV Shows

Kemper is an actress and comedian and she has appeared in many movies and TV shows. Her acting career began in 2007 when she appeared in the short film, “Feast of Love.” She then went on to land several supporting roles in popular movies like “21 Jump Street” and “Bridesmaids.”

In 2015, Kemper landed the lead role in the Netflix series “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.” Ellie’s other notable TV shows include “The Office,” “The Mindy Project,” “We Bare Bears,” and “Sofia the First” (voice actor)

Ellie Kemper The Great American Baking Show

Kemper is a co-host of “The Great American Baking Show” in 2023 which will air on Roku Channel. She will be hosting alongside Zach Cherry. The judges of the cooking show are Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith. 

Roku’s “The Great American Baking Show” season 1 will premiere on May 5, 2023.

Ellie Kemper Net worth

Kemper has an estimated net worth of $9 million. She is an actress and comedian. Kemper is popular for her role in the Netflix series “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” and her role in the NBC sitcom “The Office” (2009-2013). She is also known for her movie/film roles in “Bridesmaids,”  “21 Jump Street,”  “We Bare Bears: The Movie,” and “Home Sweet Home Alone.”


Ellie is active on Instagram. Her Instagram handle is @elliekemper with 1 million followers as of May 2023.