Nick Offerman
Nick Offerman at UMBC (cropped)
Physical Attributes
Gender Male
Eye Color Gray Blue
Hair color Brown
Birth June 26, 1970
Occupation Actor
Family Ric Offerman (father)
Cathy Roberts (mother)
Matt Offerman (brother)
Carrie Offerman (sister)
Laurie Offerman (sister)
Megan Mullally (wife)
Portrayed Gavin

Nick Offerman (born June 26, 1970) is an American actor, writer, humorist, and carpenter widely known for his breakout role as Ron Swanson in the acclaimed NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation, for which he received the Television Critics Association Award for Individual Achievement in Comedy. He will be set to play a DakotaraptorGavin,  in the up coming movie  Ice Age: Collision CourseOfferman was born in Joliet, Illinois, and grew up in Minooka, Illinois. He is the son of Cathy (née Roberts), a nurse, and Ric Offerman, who taught social studies at a junior high school in nearby Channahon. Offerman was raised Catholic and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign in 1993. That year, he and a group of fellow students co-founded the Defiant Theatre, a Chicago-based theatre company.