Diedrich Bader : Net Worth, Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wiki, Facts and Figures

Diedrich Bader, a name that resonates with versatility and talent in the entertainment industry, has left an indelible mark in both television and film. Known for his distinctive voice and dynamic acting skills, Bader has captivated audiences with his unique talent.

This blog post delves into the life and career of this remarkable actor, shedding light on his early life, personal relationships, rise to stardom, career highlights, and some interesting facts about him.

Early Life and Upbringing

Born as Karl Diedrich Bader on Christmas Eve, 1966, in Alexandria, Virginia, Bader had an early exposure to the world of art and culture. His mother, Gretta Bader, was a sculptor, and his father, William B. Bader, was a foundation executive and political activist.

At the tender age of two, Bader’s family moved to Paris, which played a significant role in shaping his artistic sensibilities. He returned to the U.S. for his high school education at Groveton High School and later graduated from T.C. Williams High School in Alexandria, Virginia. Bader further pursued his passion for the arts by attending the University of North Carolina School of the Arts.

Personal Life – Age, Zodiac Sign

Personal DetailsInformation
Full NameKarl Diedrich Bader
Alternative Name(s) (also known as)Dietrich Bader
Date of BirthDecember 24, 1966
Age (as of 2024)57
Zodiac SignCapricorn
BirthplaceAlexandria, Virginia, U.S.
HometownParis, France
Current AddressLos Angeles, California, U.S.
Education QualificationUniversity of North Carolina School of the Arts
Hobbies and InterestsActing, comedy, voice acting, movies, politics
Languages KnownEnglish, French
Social Media Profiles link (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Wikipedia Profile linkWikipedia
IMDb Profile linkIMDb
Website linkN/A

Physical Appearance – Height, Weight, Body Measurements

Physical StatsInformation
Body TypeSlim
Body Measurements (Chest – Waist – Hips)37-25-35 inches
Height in feet, inches, cm6’2″ / 188 cm
Weight in lbs, kg187.5 lbs / 85 kg
Chest37 inches
Waist25 inches
Biceps35 inches
Eye ColourHazel
Hair ColourDark Brown
HairstyleShort and Wavy
Distinctive FeaturesTall stature, Baritone voice

Family and Relationships – Girlfriend/Wife, Affairs

Bader has been happily married to actress Dulcy Rogers since May 1997. The couple shares two children, Ondine and Sebastian2. Despite his busy schedule and demanding career, Bader has always prioritized his family, maintaining a strong bond with his wife and children.

Diedrich Bader - Family And Relationships
Diedrich Bader – Family And Relationships
Relationships DetailsInformation
Marital StatusMarried
Spouse – WifeDulcy Rogers Bader
FatherWilliam B. Bader
MotherGretta Bader
Children Sebastian Bader, Ondine Bader
Siblings Christopher Bader, John Bader, Kathy Bader
Affairs – Girlfriend(s) Dulcy Rogers
Significant RelationshipsRich (best friend on Better Things)

Rise to Stardom

Bader’s journey to stardom began with guest roles on popular television series such as “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,” “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” “Quantum Leap,” “Diagnosis: Murder,” and “Cheers”. His first major role came in 1993 in the series “Danger Theatre,” where he played The Searcher. This marked the beginning of his successful career in the world of film and television.

Diedrich Bader – Debut Film – The Beverly Hillbillies (1993)

Diedrich - Bader Debut Film
Diedrich – Bader Debut Film
1993: The Beverly Hillbillies Trailer HQ

Diedrich Bader – Successful Film – Office Space (1999)

Diedrich Bader - Successful Film
Diedrich Bader – Successful Film
Office Space | #TBT Trailer | 20th Century FOX

Career , Awards, and Achievements

Bader’s career is marked by a series of successful roles in both television sitcoms and films. He gained widespread recognition for his role as Oswald Lee Harvey in “The Drew Carey Show,” which earned him critical acclaim and made him a fan favorite. His film credits include notable movies like “The Beverly Hillbillies,” “Office Space,” and “Napoleon Dynamite”.

Bader has also had a prolific voiceover career, playing characters such as Hoss Delgado in “The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy,” Zeta in “The Zeta Project,” and Batman in multiple animated films and television series.

Career DetailsInformation
Profession(s)Actor, comedian, voice actor
Debut FilmThe Beverly Hillbillies (1993)
Notable Roles Oswald on The Drew Carey Show, Lawrence on Office Space, Rex on Napoleon Dynamite, Batman on Batman: The Brave and the Bold
Recent Films – New Movies The Bad Guys: Bad for Business (2024), Spread (2024), Blind Psychosis (2024), Justice League: Cosmic Chaos (2023)
Upcoming Films The 4:30 Movie (TBA), Rock, Paper, Scissors (TBA)
Popular Television Series American Housewife, Veep, Better Things, Outsourced, The Zeta Project, The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy
Awards and Achievements BTVA Television Voice Acting Award (2016), Screen Actors Guild Award (2016), Annie Award nomination (2010), Teen Choice Award nomination (2009)
Endorsements/Brand Collaborations Geico, Progressive, Netflix, Disney, Warner Bros.
Philanthropy/Charity Work Environmental Defense Fund, American Civil Liberties Union, Planned Parenthood, Feeding America
Professional Associations Screen Actors Guild, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, Actors’ Equity Association
Training and EducationUniversity of North Carolina School of the Arts
Production CompanyN/A
Box Office Success – Hit Movies The Beverly Hillbillies, Office Space, Napoleon Dynamite, Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous, Meet the Spartans
Critical Acclaim Movies Office Space, Napoleon Dynamite, Surf’s Up, Bolt, Rango

Assets and Finances – Net Worth

Financial ProfileInformation
Net Worth in Dollars$6 million 
Per Movie Charges in Dollars$4,900 per
Per Endorsement Charges in Dollars$3 million
Sponsorship Deals Gary Johnson (2016)  Joe Biden (2020) 
Business Ventures Eurasia Foundation (president)  Danger Theatre (producer) 
Investments N/A
Real Estate Holdings N/A
Luxury Items/Properties Owned N/A
Cars Collection Fires rage

Favorite Things, Likes and Dislikes

Favorite ThingsInformation
Favorite ActorRay Romano
Favorite ActressDulcy Rogers
Favorite FilmOffice Space
Favorite Music BandsN/A
Favorite SportFootball
Favorite BooksA Tree Grows In Brooklyn
Favorite Colourgreen
Favorite FoodPijja
Things s/he likeComedy, voice acting, working with women
Things s/he dislikeMisogyny, Harvey Weinstein, being shot in the head

Top 5 Best Films – Diedrich Bader

Film NameYear of ReleaseCharacter Played
Office Space1999Peter’s neighbor Lawrence
Bolt2008Veteran Cat (voice)
The Beverly Hillbillies1993Jethro Bodine
Napoleon Dynamite2004Rex
Ice Age2002Saber-Toothed Tiger (voice)

Controversies – Diedrich Bader

  • His decision to leave “The Drew Carey Show” during its first season, which he later admitted would have been the biggest mistake of his life.
  • His support for the Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson during the 2016 United States presidential election.

Interesting Facts – Diedrich Bader

  • Bader was obsessed with Charlie Chaplin in his early years.
  • His favorite voice acting work was for the animated series “Batman: The Brave And The Bold”.
  • Bader has appeared in over 150 television shows and films.
  • He has worked with renowned directors such as Christopher Guest and Wes Anderson.
  • His distinctive voice can also be heard in popular video games like “Batman: Arkham Asylum” and “Halo Wars”.

In conclusion, Diedrich Bader’s journey in the entertainment industry is a testament to his talent, versatility, and dedication. From his early beginnings to his remarkable achievements, Bader continues to captivate audiences worldwide with his unique talent and charisma.

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  • Diedrich Bader – Family And Relationships: https://really-famous.com/bader
  • Diedrich – Bader Debut Film: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0106400/
  • Diedrich Bader – Successful Film: https://www.rollingstone.com/culture/culture-news/office-space-cast-reunite-at-10th-anniversary-screening-of-mike-judges-cult-film-67618/