Oscar Nunez, best known as Gabe Lewis in The Office, boasts an extensive resume that includes numerous television series and movies such as 24, Malcolm in the Middle, Curb Your Enthusiasm and Mad TV.
His wide array of work experiences – writing, commercials and reality television productions – has enabled him to increase his financial security.
Early Life and Education
Oscar Nunez is an actor known for his skills across various aspects of entertainment industry – acting, writing and voice acting. His participation in reality TV shows has enabled him to build up an extensive financial portfolio.
Born November 18, 1958 in Colon, Cuba and then living briefly in Venezuela and Boston before finally resettling in Union City, New Jersey when he was four years old,
Oscar went on to study at both Fashion Institute of Technology and Parsons School of Design before realizing acting was his true calling. He began performing comedy shows with a troupe in New York before moving out west and joining Groundlings theater company in Los Angeles. Most famous for playing Oscar Martinez on The Office but has also made appearances on other shows like Curb Your Enthusiasm and Reno 911, Oscar has cultivated an extensive resume as an actor.
Oscar Nunez has experienced tremendous success and financial reward from his acting career. Additionally, he has engaged in writing projects, voice acting gigs and reality TV production – expanding his portfolio and increasing his net worth significantly.
Beginning his comedy career in New York with theatre company The Shock of the Funny, performing over 300 shows; later moving to Los Angeles and joining The Groundlings’ Sunday Company where he both performed and wrote for their performances and Sunday Company Sunday Company performances and Sunday Company writers workshops/competitions such as Warner Brothers Comedy Writer’s Workshop / ABC Latino Writers Project competition where he reached finalist status –
He then made guest appearances on several popular television series such as Reno 911!, Mad TV and Malcolm in the Middle as well as films like Benched and Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist.
Achievement and Honors
Oscar Nunez is best-known for his iconic role on “The Office”, which has brought him much success both professionally and financially. However, in addition to this role he has pursued other creative ventures including writing and voice acting projects.
His ability to adapt his comedic performances across mediums has cemented him a solid reputation as a versatile actor. Notable TV appearances aside, he has also appeared in acclaimed films and web series such as Comedy Central’s Halfway Home series as both writer and star.
His role on this hit show has earned him several accolades and awards, such as two Screen Actors Guild Awards and an American Latino Media Arts Award nomination. Additionally, he has made appearances on other popular television series like Curb Your Enthusiasm, Malcolm in the Middle, Reno 911!, and Mad TV.
Nunez remains a private individual despite being well-known to media, preferring not to engage in media scandals. Since 2011, he has been married to actress Ursula Whittaker, with whom he shares one daughter; both live together in Los Angeles.
Nunez is also an outstanding writer and sketch comedian, best known for his performance as Oscar Martinez in The Office, garnering him a large fan base. Additionally, he has made appearances in TV shows like 24 and Malcolm in the Middle as well as movies such as The Italian Job, Reno 911 Miami, When Do We Eat? and The Proposal.
In 2016, he made his TV debut with TBS comedy series People of Earth and also made appearances in State Farm commercials as well as co-starring on USA Network comedy show Benched for short period of time.
Oscar Nunez, best known for his appearances in The Office on television, has also appeared on Reno 911!, Curb Your Enthusiasm and Mad TV among others. Additionally he writes and performs comedy.
Nunez amasses his estimated net worth of $3 Million through his acting career, which began in 2000. Since then he has starred in various television series and films.
As well as his daughter August Luce, other interests of Ursula Whittaker’s include cooking and sports. Additionally, he owns a home in Nichols Canyon, California and provides voice work for several television commercials. In 2010, as one of the judges at Miss USA pageant, he was met with much opposition when asking a question regarding Arizona immigration law – prompting many attendees to boo him after making this comment.