Numerous television viewers know Josh Radnor for his prominent role as Ted Mosby from the famous sitcom "How I Met Your Mother". This charismatic and hilarious man won people's hearts with his performance in the series. What else is he up to, and what is his life like ever since the show ended?
We all remember the charming Ted Mosby with a bright smile for his knack for adventures. Who is he away from the popular sitcom?
- Full name: Joshua Thomas Radnor
- Birthday: July 29, 1974
- Zodiac sign: Leo
- Age: 45 years old
- Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States
- Nationality: American
- Height: 6 feet (1 m 82 cm)
- Occupation: Actor, filmmaker, musician
- Marital status: Single
Early life and education
The television star and Ted Mosby actor was born on July 29, 1974, in Columbus, Ohio, in the family of Alan and Carol Radnor. His mother worked as a high school guidance counselor, while his father is a medical malpractice lawyer. He has two sisters whose names are Melanie and Joanna.
The actor grew in Bexley, Ohio, and was raised in Conservative Judaism. He attended the Columbus Torah Academy, and later went on to study at Bexley High School and Kenyon College. He got the opportunity to go to Waterford for training at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center.
He successfully graduated from Kenyon College with a bachelor's degree in drama and received his master's degree at New York University. During his student years, he also went to Israel for the experience program Livnot U'Lehibanot.
At the start of his career, the young man was cast in the leading role of the series "Off Centre", but was replaced by Eddie Kaye Thomas before the series started. This did not stop him from following his dream, and he quickly made it to Broadway, debuting in "The Graduate" production alongside such stars as Alicia Silverstone and Kathleen Turner.
In 2004, he got to star alongside Neil Patrick Harris, who would later become his co-star at "How I Met Your Mother", in the movie "The Paris Letter". In July 2008, he starred in the play "Finks".
In 2010, he debuted as a writer and director in the film "Happythankyoumoreplease", where he also starred. He also directed the movie "Liberal Arts", which premiered in 2012 at the Sundance Film Festival. Later, he continued his Broadway career by appearing in "Disgraced".
The actor is also a talented musician, who formed his own band "Radnor and Lee" together with Ben Lee. They released their eponymous debut album in November 2017.
All of Josh Radnor movies and TV shows were unique in their own way. However, the best achievement in this actor's career was his long-lasting role on the TV sitcom "How I Met Your Mother", where he starred as the main character, Ted Mosby. He appeared in 208 episodes over nine years, alongside other stars, among them, Jason Segel, Cobie Smulders, and Neil Patrick Harris. The show started in 2005 and ended in 2014.
Josh Radnor height
The actor is quite a tall man. He is 6 feet tall, which equals 1 m 82 cm.
Josh Radnor net worth
This celebrity's net worth is $20 million. In addition, it is known that he earned $225,000 per episode when he was on "How I Met Your Mother".
Josh Radnor girlfriend: Does he have one?
Even though Josh is single right now, he has been in multiple relationships over the years. From 2008 to 2009, he dated the fellow actress Lindsay Price, who appeared on "Beverly Hills, 90210" and "Lipstick Jungle". In 2012, he started a romance with another actress Julia Jones, mostly known for the "Twilight" saga and "Westworld". Their connection was short-lived.
Marisa Tomei, the Academy Award-winning actress, became his fling in 2014, but the two separated shortly. In 2016 he entered a relationship with an actress and model Minka Kelly, which lasted for a year before they broke up in 2017.
Today, the actor is enjoying his bachelor life. Hopefully, we will see Josh Radnor wife at one point, but right now, there are no wedding bells yet.
Even though "How I Met Your Mother" ended in 2014, Josh Radnor is still active in various ways - he acts, directs, and plays music. If you are interested in the updates from this actor, you can follow Josh Radnor Twitter, where he posts what he has been up to.