B J Novak
B J Novak
Real Name/Full Name Benjamin Joseph Manaly “B.J.” Novak
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: B. J. Novak
Birth Place: Newton, Massachusetts, US
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 31 July 1979
Age/How Old: 43 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 173 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
Weight: In Kilograms – 73 Kg
In Pounds – 160 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father – William Novak
Mother –Linda Novak
Siblings: Yes (2) Jesse, Lev
School: Solomon Schechter Day School, Newton South High School
College: Harvard University
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Unmarried
Girlfriend: Ceilidh Garten
Wife/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: No
Profession: Actor, Comedian, Producer, Writer
Net Worth: $12 million
Last Updated: March 2023

One of the most popular television series of all time, ‘’The Office’’ is still watched by millions throughout the world. B. J. Novak is a famous television personality who has appeared in this series. Apart from being an actor, he is also a director and a writer. His book ‘’The Book with No Pictures’’ has been listed among the bestsellers list. He is also known for his works in ‘’Saving Mr Banks’’, ‘’The Founder’’ and ‘’The Little Man’’.

Well, how well do you know about B. J. Novak? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about B. J. Novak’s net worth in 2023, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about B. J. Novak to date.

Biography and Early Life

B. J. Novak was born on 31st July 1979 in Newton, Massachusetts, US. His father’s name is William Novak, and his mother’s name is Linda Novak. His father was a notable author. He has two brothers, Jesse and Lev. He grew up in a Jewish household. His father was a ghostwriter and has written memoirs of famous personalities like Magic Johnson, Lee Iacocca and Nancy Reagan, to name some. Today B. J. Novak is a successful person in America who has excelled well in the fields of acting, writing and directing.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is B. J. Novak in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, B. J. Novak’s age is 43 years old as of today’s date 28th March 2023 having been born on 31 July 1979. Though, he is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 173 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 160 lbs in Pound and 73kg in Kilograms.


For his early schooling, B. J. Novak attended Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Boston. He then went on to attend Camp Ramah in New England in Massachusetts, where he completed his 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th grade. He then went to Newton South High School and passed high school in the year 1997.

For college, he attended Harvard University and took up a degree in English and Spanish Literature. While doing his graduate studies, he was a member of Harvard Lampoon and the Hasty Pudding Club. During his graduation, he scripted a thesis on the films of Hamlet by Shakespeare. He also participated in the ‘’B J Show’’ with his friend B J Averell who also went to Harvard.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

B. J. Novak is a resident of Massachusetts, USA. His father was a great writer of his time, and he was expected to follow in his footsteps. B. J. Novak also had a great interest in writing from a very young age.

B. J. Novak was also interested in comedy. He performed at ‘’Comedy for a Cure’’ in December 2009. Apart from this, he was also a very talented writer. He is the writer of ‘’One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories’’ and ‘’The Book With No Pictures’’ and both of these appeared on the bestseller’s list.

DJ Novak is good friends with some A-listed celebrities and socialites like Mindy Kaling, John Krasinski, B J Averell and Jenna Fischer, to name a few. He is rumored to have dated Mindy Kaling while being on the show ‘’The Office’’. He is now the Godfather of Mindy’s children. Prior to this, he dated Ceilidh Garten.

B. J. Novak has been found to quote the following ‘’The most exciting thing I aspire to do is to write something new that I know is going to work or perform something that I know is going to make people laugh.’’ His favorite episode from his famous show ‘’The Office’’ is The injury.

Is B. J. Novak Gay?

B. J. Novak, although he has not given any public statement about his preference, it is entirely understood that he is not gay. He has dated actively in his life and has even dated his series (The Office) co-star. All these suggest that B. J. Novak is not gay.

Professional Career

B. J. Johnson graduated from Harvard University in the year 2001. He then shifted to Los Angeles and started performing as a comedian in clubs. His work was very much loved by the audience, and he was even listed in Variety’s ‘’Ten Comedians to Watch’’ back in 2003.

He is most known as Ryan Howard, a character in The Office. Although he is most known for this series, his first show that began his career in acting was Punk’d. Over the years, he has worked in numerous exhibitions and films like ‘’Unaccompanied Minors’’, ‘’Reign Over Me’’, ‘’Knocked Up’’ and ‘’Inglourious Basterds’’. He has also worked in the animated movie ‘’The Smurfs’’.

DJ Novak is also a well-known writer. On 14th October 2015, B. J. Novak launched an app called The List App. This app was even nominated for a Webby Award.


B. J. Novak is one such person who has learned a lot of fame and popularity from his contribution to the field of entertainment. He has achieved numerous awards throughout his career, including The Emmy Award. In addition to this, he has also won the ‘’Screen Actors Award’’, ‘’Writers Guild America Award’’ and has been nominated in many more. Even his books have topped the bestseller chart for weeks.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of B. J. Novak in 2023

B J Novak Net Worth
B. J. Novak Net Worth

As per his successful career as a famous television personality and a writer, B. J. Novak made a good fortune for himself. As of 2023, He owns a net worth of approximately $12 million. This famous personality has found immense recognition for his portrayal of the role of Ryan Howard.

From the beginning of his career to becoming a famous television star, B. J. Novak has indeed come a long way, thanks to his tenacity and passion. Although he did not achieve success all at once, his years of hard work finally paid off, and his work today is highly appreciated and has also earned him a lot of recognition. He has established himself in the field of writing, acting, producing and directing and has been an example to many.


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