Will Arnett is an actor, producer, and comedian from America. Will has paved a different journey towards television and movies.  Will has been able to establish his name as a prominent actor in both Television and the movies.

Quick Info 
Full NameWilliam Emerson Arnett
Date of BirthMay 4, 1970
Birth Place Toronto, Canada
ParentsEmerson James Arnett
Edith Alexandra
ProfessionActor, Voice Actor, Comedian, Producer
Wife(s)Ann Miller (1994-1995)
Amy Poehler (2003-2012)
Age50 years
Height6 ft 2 in
Net WorthUS $20 million

Early Life

The birthplace of Will Arnett is Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He came into the world on 4th May 1970. His mother’s name is Edith Alexandra. His father’s name is Emerson James Arnett. Emerson was a brewer and a corporate lawyer. Will grew up with his three siblings.

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Will went to “Subway Academy II,” ” Leaside High School,” and “Lakefield College School” for his academic qualification. He started his journey of acting when he was studying at “Subway Academy.” And Will started attending the drama classes.

Likewise, Will joined “Concordia University” in Montreal. But his passion for acting was so much power that he dropped out of college. His mother was always there to support Will in his every decision. She encouraged Will to pursue his acting career. This support inspired him to give auditions for the commercials.



Will shifted to NY to take an acting class in the “Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute” in 1990. Then, he began his journey of theatre performance in New York. He succeeded to get his Movie debut in the movie “Close Up” in 1996. The related time, he was a character of the other film, “Ed’s Next Move.”

Likewise, Will also appeared in “Southie,” ” The Waiting Game,” and “The Broken Giant” during 1998 and 1999. He came up with the television series ” The Mike O’Malley Show” in 1999. The show got canceled. This show made him depressed, and started drinking excessive alcohol. But he controlled himself and included it in a different project. He further fitted the role of the famous series “Sex and The City.”

Moreover, Will did the narration for the movie “Series 7: The Contenders” in 2001. He further fitted the role of the television series “Loomis.”  He appeared in a number series like ” The Sopranos,” “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” and ” Yes, Dear.” But Will didn’t get a lot of success in his career. Will Arnett became very much depressed. This incident made him drop the number of auditions for various roles. Then, his agent convinced him to audition in the “Arrested Development.”

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Will succeeded in bagged his role for “George Oscar” in the series. The series started to broadcast in 2003. People and the critics appreciated his role in the series. It became the milestone role of Will’s career. The show became highly successful. It broadcasted till 2006. Will Arnett became part of the television show “Freak Show” in 2006.

Likewise, Will started getting offers for several movies. “The Great New Wonderful,” ” Wristcutters: A Love Story,” “Let’s Go To Prison,” and “RV” are some of his signature performances of his career. Will Arnett also has been part of the movie “Blades of Glory” in 2007. The film became a success to become a box office hit. The movie succeeded in gaining a net amount of $145 million.

Will was also part of the movies like “The Comebacks,” “Hot Rod,” and ” The Brothers Solomon” in 2007. Similarly, he created the magic of his voice through the character Karl Horst in the animated movie “Ratatouille.” Will Arnett also appeared in the film “Semi-Pro,” ” The Rocker,” and Horton Hears a Who!” His movie “Semi-Pro” hit the theatres in 2008. Will also became part of the situational comedy series “Sit Down, Shut Up” in 2009. “G-Force,” ” Spring Breakdown,” and “Brief Interviews with Hideous Men” were some of the movies with the supporting role of Will.

Moreover, Will became part of the comedy romantic movie ” When in Rome” in 2010. He was part of the television series “Running Wilde” and “The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret” from 2010 to 2011. He came up with the television series ” Up All the Night” from 2011 to 2012. Will Arnett even started the composition business “DumbDumb Productions” in 2010. The same year, they released a video called “Prom Night.” He further fitted the role of the TV series “The Millers” during 2013 and 2015. Will also appeared in the “BoJack Horseman” in 2014. It was an adult animated tragicomedy released on Netflix.

Will is in many plans in the preceding five years. He came up with the fifth season of his most famous series, “Arrested Development,” in 2018. Will became part of the drama “Riviera” in 2019. He has got recently seen in  “The First Team” in 2020. It is a British comedy TV series. Will Arnett also hosted the reality show “Lego Masters.”


Relationship/Personal Life

Will married Penelope Ann Miller in 1994. Penelope is also an actress. And just after a year of their marriage, they divorced in 1995. After the divorce, Will was in various relationships. Some were rumors, and some were true.

Will Arnett was in live-in relationships with Missy Yager for four years. Then, Will was with Amy Poehler. The duo wedded in 2003 and gave birth to two sons. Unfortunately, they ended their nine years-long marriage in 2012. They completed their divorce procedures in 2016. He also dated Arielle Vandenberg in 2015.

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Social Media

Will is quite active on social media platforms. He goes with the name of “@arnettwill” on Instagram with 294K followers and “Will Arnett” on Twitter with 479.4K followers. His Facebook page, “Will Arnett,” has 72K followers.


Net worth

As per the net worth calculation and an official announcement of celebritynetworth.net, he has an approximate net worth of $20 million.


Nutshell Bio

The nationality of Will is Canadian. His current age is 50. Will belongs to the Candian-American ethnicity. Will has a winning height of 6 feet 2 inches with a gratis weight of 79 kgs.