Anders Holm

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Anders Holm
Born (1981-05-29) May 29, 1981 (age 33)
Evanston, Illinois
Occupation Comedian, actor, producer, writer
Years active 2003–present
Spouse(s) Emma Nesper (m. 2011)

Anders Holm (born May 29, 1981) is an American actor and comedy writer. He is perhaps best known as one of the stars and creators of the Comedy Central show Workaholics.

Personal life[edit]

Originally from Evanston, Illinois, Holm graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he was also a member of the swim team, and the Second City Conservatory in Los Angeles.[1]

Holm married his college sweetheart, Emma Nesper, in September 2011.[2] The two welcomed their first child, a son, on December 19, 2013.


Holm, along with fellow Workaholics creators Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine and Kyle Newacheck, formed the sketch comedy group Mail Order Comedy. Anders played a hip pastor that became Dr. Mindy Lahiri's fiance in The Mindy Project. He also made a guest appearance in the fourth season of Modern Family in the episode "Flip Flop". Holm made a guest appearance with fellow Workaholics stars Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine and Erik Griffin on the first episode of the fourth season of Arrested Development.

In 2014, Holm acted in the Chris Rock directed comedy film Top Five.



Year Title Role Notes
2014 Neighbors Beer Pong Guy #2 Cameo
2014 Top Five Brad
2014 Inherent Vice LAPD Officer #2
2014 The Interview Jake
2015 Unexpected John Post-production
2015 The Intern Post-production
2016 Sausage Party Troy (voice) Post-production


Year Title Role Notes
2006–2008 Crossbows & Mustaches Bruce Romaine 10 episodes
Also co-creator, writer and executive producer
2008 420 Special: Attack of the Show! from Jamaica Limahl Spellswell TV movie
2008 The Dude's House Anders 3 episodes
2008 5th Year Anders 5 episodes
2011 Traffic Light Howard Episode: "Stealth Bomber"
2011–present Workaholics Anders Holmvik Also co-creator, writer and executive producer
2012 Key & Peele White Guy in Negraph Commercial Episode: "The Branding"
2013 Modern Family Zack Episode: "Flip Flop"
2013–2014 The Mindy Project Casey 10 episodes
2013 Arrested Development Supervisor Spoon Episode: "Flight of the Phoenix"
2013 High School USA! Garret Philanders (voice) Episode: "Heroes"


  1. ^ Bios. Mail Order Comedy (2011-04-06). Retrieved on 2011-10-19.
  2. ^ "Anders Holm: He became a ‘Workaholic’ in Madison | The Weekly | Created by UW–Madison students for UW–Madison students". August 29, 2012. Retrieved May 9, 2013. 

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