“He’s a nice, normal guy from Kansas who plays basketball, and his job is to be hilarious and entertaining,” said Rachel Sklar, who has hung out with “SNL” cast members and written extensively about the show.

PHOTOS: JASON SUDEIKIS AND OLIVIA WILDE It’s the comedian’s everyman demeanor that’s catapulted him to the role of boyfriend to the stars.

Sudeikis moved to New York from his home state of Kansas in 2003 with then-girlfriend Kay Cannon, who became a writer and producer for “30 Rock,” when he scored a behind-the-scenes writing job on “SNL.” The couple married in 2004, and Sudeikis graduated to full cast member on the show in 2006.

If you’ve ever wondered how Jason Sudeikis won Olivia Wilde’s heart, an interview on “The Howard Stern Show” is for you. I was like ‘Did Jason Sudeikis die, ’cause I don’t have any texts? Wilde didn’t give a date but said, “We want more kids.

Wilde said Sudeikis played a classic “long game.” “It was kind of sweet,” she said of her fiance, who grew up in Overland Park. He just knew how to get me on the hook.” The actress told Stern she met Sudeikis at a “Saturday Night Live” after-party where she was swaying on the dance floor by herself. ’” When he did text, she said, it was “witty and perfectly timed.” And when he ultimately kissed her? I can’t wait to have more.” Maybe Sudeikis is playing the long game on their wedding, too.

After the brief interaction, their mutual friends Kristin Wiig and Jason Bateman tried to set them up, but Wilde was hesitant claiming that the funnyman only dated “really, really pretty girls.”" data-reactid="23"While chatting with Howard, the Vinyl star revealed that she fell for Sudeikis immediately.

After the brief interaction, their mutual friends Kristin Wiig and Jason Bateman tried to set them up, but Wilde was hesitant claiming that the funnyman only dated “really, really pretty girls.”It wasn’t until they bumped into each other a few times on the streets of New York that Sudeikis finally asked for her number.The following summer, Sudeikis was spotted squiring screen siren Mendes around town, taking her on a double date with his “Horrible Bosses” co-star Jason Bateman to L’Artusi in the West Village, according to Page Six.The couple met while filming a promo for the MTV Movie Awards last June.The funnyman first met “Mad Men” star Jones when she hosted “SNL” in 2009, but the couple didn’t start dating until July 2010.They lasted six months — but four months after they split, Jones announced she was pregnant and left the dad’s identity a mystery.Sounds like boyfriend material to me.” The job doesn’t hurt, either.