Steve Oedekerk

Steve Oedekerk

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Updated On September 27, 2022

Steve Oedekerk is a popular American actor and comedian. Steve Oedekerk is also a screenwriter, editor, director, and producer. He is also the founder of companies – O Entertainment and Omation Animation Studio.

Early Life

Steve Oedekerk was born on 27 November 1961 and he is currently 60 years old. Oedekerk grew up in Huntington Beach, California, and his zodiac sign is Sagittarius. Likewise, his full name is Steven Brent Oedekerk.

Talking about his family, his parents are Rena Borlandeli and Martin Oedekerk. Sadly, he lost his father on 15 February 2019. Moreover, Oedekerk is of Dutch Frisian, Irish, Hungarian, and Italian descent.

Further, this personality’s mother is an emigrant from Magnago, Italy. Similarly, his paternal grandfather was an Afrikaner born to Dutch parents in South Africa.


Regarding his educational journey, Oedekerk attended Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, California, and Golden West College in Huntington Beach.


Professionally, Steve Oedekerk is a stand-up comedian, actor, producer, director, editor, and screenwriter. The public recognizes this personality best for his collaborations with actor-comedian Jim Carrey and director Tom Shadyac.

Similarly, he is also known for his work in the series of “Thumbmation” shorts and his film Kung Pow! Enter the Fist. Additionally, he also gained fame for his films Santa vs. the Snowman 3D, Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius, Barnyard, and The Nutty Professor remake.

Also, this personality appeared in the popular TV series Full House as the character Joey Gladstone’s competitor on the show “Star Search” in the series’ episode Star Search. Oedekerk’s competitor on Full House was played by actor Dave Coulier.

Steve Oedekerk

Caption: Steve Oedekerk posing for a photo with Jim Carrey and Roger Nygard at an event for High Strung in 1992. Source: Getty

More Details

Likewise, this personality is the founder of O Entertainment and Omation Animation Studio. He created the former company in 1990. Then in 1997, Oedekerk created and starred in a variety special for NBC that featured computer animation called The O Show. Additionally, he is also the executive producer of the computer animated series The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius.

Further, he hired animators for his company Omation Animation Studio. These animators previously worked in DNA Productions and Oedekerk hired them after the DNA Productions’ studio closed down in the year 2006.

In the year 2002, this personality founded the animation division of O Entertainment – Omation Animation Studio whose first animation project was Barnyard. Oedekerk also wrote, directed, produced, and voice acted in Barnyard.

Similarly, this personality gained popularity with his series of “Thumbmation” shorts namely Thumb Wars, The Godthumb, Frankenthumb, Bat Thumb, The Blair Thumb, and Thumbtanic.

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Caption: Steve Oedekerk appearing on Star Search alongside Ed McMahon and Dave Coulier on 30 November 1990. Source: Getty

Net Worth

Moving on, Oedekerk has a net worth of around $5 million US dollars. This comedian earns through his career in acting, stand-up comedy, and other professional engagements in the film industry. Moreover, Steve also earns through his companies – O Entertainment and Omation Animation Studio.

Personal Life

Steve Oedekerk is happily married to Sandrah Oedekerk. Together, Mr. and Mrs. Oedekerk have two children together. They are Aaron Oedekerk and Samantha Oedekerk. Despite being a celebrity couple, this Oedekerk couple’s marriage date and venue are still unknown. There is also no information about their children’s exact dates of birth.

Steve Oedekerk

Caption: Steve Oedekerk and his family attending the ‘Barnyard’ World Premiere. Source: Getty

Body Measurements

Steve Oedekerk stands tall at an approximate height of 5 feet 10 inches and his weight is around 75 kgs. Similarly, comedian Steve has brown eyes and hair of the same color. Besides, this comedian’s other body measurements like his biceps, dress size, chest-waist-hip measures, etc. are still under review.

Social Media

Talking about his social media presence, it is unclear whether the profiles available on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook under Steve Oedekerk’s name are his official profiles or just fan pages. Nevertheless, on his “Steve Oedekerk” Facebook profile, he has earned over 3.7k followers.

Similarly, on his @oedeworld Instagram account, there are more than 1.1k followers. Moreover, he created his @oedeworld Twitter account in January 2018 and it has over 1.4k followers.


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