Brian Bruce Baumgartner (born November 29, 1972) plays Kevin Malone on The Office.

'For general biographical information, see Brian Baumgartner on Wikipedia.


When Brian Baumgartner is trying not to laugh during a scene, he blows air out the corner of his mouth, which Angela Kinsey nicknames "the teakettle."[1]

Brian Baumgartner was also the host of the podcast "An Oral History of The Office", in which he discusses the origins, struggles and successes of the show.


  1. Kinsey, Angela and Jenna Fischer. Episode 29: Gay Witch Hunt, Office Ladies podcast, May 20, 2020.
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