Neil Flynn Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 21.Sep.2017
Facts of Neil Flynn
Date of Birth: 1960 , November-13
Age:57 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 5 Inch
NameNeil Flynn
Birth NameNeil Richard Flynn
Birth Place/CityChicago, Illinois
EthnicityWhite Ethnicity
ProfessionAmerican actor and comedian
Working ForNBC medical comedy-drama
Net Worth5 million US Dollars
Eye ColorBrown Dark
Hair ColorBrown Dark
Face ColorWhite
EducationWaukegan High School
AwardsNational Board of Review Award for Best Cast
MoviesCloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
TV ShowThe Middle
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Neil Richard Flynn is an American actor and comedian who is best known for his role as Janitor in the NBC medical comedy-drama called Scrubs. He is currently involved in the ABC’s The Middle as Mike Heck.

Early Life and Education

Neil was born in the year 1960 November 13 at Chicago, Illinois, USA. He has the American nationality and belongs to Irish descent. He is a Christian by religion and was raised in Roman Catholic faith. As his family moved to Waukegan, Illinois in the early age, he has attended the Waukegan East High School in the year 1978.

During the high school, he and his partner Mike Shklair performed a comedy act in the competition for which they won the title of “Humorous Duet Acting” by Illinois Individual Events state championship.

He has attended Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. After being graduated from the University, he returned to Chicago to pursue his acting career.


Neil made his debut on the screen since 1982 and has dedicated his life in this field. He had acted in the renowned theaters like Goodman and Steppenwolf after returning to Chicago. He was nominated for a Joseph Jefferson Award for the play The Ballad of the Sad Café in the year 1986 and also had performed at the Second City Comedy Troupe and the Improv Olympic.

Neil Flynn made his debut on the television screen in the year 1982 in the small role in an episode of the show Brookside as Sozza. He is a regular face on the television screen even though in minor roles and also has performed in the major roles as well. He played in the episode of CBS Summer Playhouse and Sable in the year 1987.

His several of the appearances in the television screen includes Tour of Duty, Doggie Howser, M.D, Early Edition, Seinfeld, The Drew Carey Show, Ellen, That 70s Show, Sliders, Chicago Hope, Then Came You, Family Law, Buzz Lightyear of Star Command, The District, Norm, Scrubs, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Boston Public, NYPD Blue, Clone High USA, Smallville, King of the Hill, Love,Inc. Joey, My Boys, The Naked trucker, and T-Bones show and Bobs Burgers.

His recent work on the television screen includes Surviving Jack in the role of Sports teacher in the episode “She Drives me crazy.”

Neil is a talented actor. His charm and his personality are very amusing. Thus, the filmmakers could not stay behind casting him on their movie. As for such, in 1989, he got the break to work in the movie from the movie Major League in the role of Longshoreman.

His role in the movie is also not a major one but his performance is very catchy in any of the roles he has appeared in. Later onwards, he appeared in the movie Rookie of the year, The Fugitive, Baby’s Day Out, The Fence, Chain reaction, To Sir, with Love II, and Home Alone 3.

His other roles include Magnolia, The Right Temptation, The removers, It’s a very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie, Brainwarp, Mean Girls, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Hoot, Re-Animated, Sex and Death 101, Alive and Well, 5-25-77, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, Monkey Talk and Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.

Personal Life

As he is not married yet till this age, so there is a keen speculation if he is a gay. However, this is not confirmed.  He has not revealed any details about his personal life, affair and more.

Biography of Neil is available in Wikipedia, IMDb as well as in different internet sites. He also can be followed on different social sites including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and his pictures and videos are widely available on the internet.

Net worth and Height

Neil is 53 years old handsome man. He stands the height of six feet and five inches tall and has very good muscles.  He has the net worth of $5 million. He has maintained his body weight and has a good tone so whenever he goes shirtless, a long queue of his female fans goes crazy.