Bill Hader

American comedian and actor

William Thomas "Bill" Hader Jr. (born June 7, 1978[2]) is an American actor, comedian, director, producer and writer.

Bill Hader
Hader in 2016
Birth nameWilliam Thomas Hader[1]
Born (1978-06-07) June 7, 1978 (age 46)
Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.
MediumFilm, stand-up, television
Years active1998–present
GenresCharacter comedy, improvisational comedy, satire, sketch comedy
InfluencesMonty Python, Woody Allen, Mel Brooks
(m. 2006; div. 2018)

He is best known for his roles in Saturday Night Live, Barry, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Superbad, Hot Rod, Tropic Thunder, Adventureland, Paul, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian, Inside Out, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, The BFG and as adult Richie Tozier in It – Chapter Two.

He married Maggie Carey in 2006 and they had 3 children.[3][4] Hader and Carey separated in 2017 and Hader later filed for divorce several months later in December 2017.[5] The divorce was finalized in 2018.[6]


  1. Finding Your Roots, January 26, 2016, PBS
  2. Gene Triplett, "Funny things about Bill Hader: Growing up in Tulsa as ‘movie nerd' gave comic actor material," The Oklahoman, August 17, 2007.
  3. Michaud, Sarah (October 12, 2009). "Saturday Night Live's Bill Hader Welcomes a Daughter". People. Archived from the original on September 6, 2015. Retrieved November 18, 2014.
  4. Marquina, Sierra; Brown, Brody (November 18, 2014). "Bill Hader, Wife Maggie Carey Welcome Third Child, Baby Girl Hayley clementine Hader!". Us Weekly. Retrieved November 18, 2014.
  5. Corrison, Michele; Jordan, Julie (November 17, 2017). "Saturday Night Live's Bill Hader and Wife Maggie Carey Are Divorcing -". People. Retrieved April 1, 2018.
  6. "Bill Hader Reaches Divorce Settlement with Ex-Wife Maggie Carey".

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