Jerry Seinfeld is one of the famous stand-up comedians, an actor, a producer, director and a writer who hails from the United States of America. He became prominent when he played himself in sitcom Seinfeld which he has created and even written it.
As of today, Seinfeld has been ranked as the 12th greatest stand-up comedian of all time and normally during his shows he utilizes observational comedy. Other films and television works Seinfeld has either produced, directed or starred in are Bee Movie, The Marriage Ref, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, Mystery Science Theater 3000 2017, Jerry Before Seinfeld 2017 among others. Today we shall look at Jerry Seinfeld net worth as of 2019 and also reveal a few things you probably don’t know about Jerry Seinfeld.
Biography & Wiki
|Real Name/Full Name||Jerome Allen Seinfeld|
|Age||64 years, Born on 29 April 1954|
|Children||Sascha (b.2000), Julian Kal (b.2003), and Shepherd Kellen (b.2005)|
|Net Worth||$1 Billion|
|Source of Wealth||American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, producer, and director|
Jerome Allen Seinfeld who goes to today by stage name Jerry Seinfeld is the son of Betty and Kalman Seinfeld. He was born in 1954 in Brooklyn, New York City and raised in Massapequa, New York. He went to school at Massapequa, high school. After graduating, he enrolled at the State University of New York and later shifted to Queens College, the City University of New York where he attained a caliber in films and communications.
Jerry Seinfeld Personal Life: Affair, Girlfriend, Married, Wife, Children & Family
On his personal life Seinfeld engaged, Carol Leifer first but the two separated in 1984. He then dated a 17-year-old girl, Shoshanna Lonstein in a four-year affair. Today, he is a husband to Jessica Sklar whom they have three children with; Sascha (b.2000), Julian Kal (b.2003), and Shepherd Kellen (b.2005).
Seinfeld career in comedy started off after graduating from college wherein 1976 he performed at Catch a Rising Star night event which led him debut in a Rodney Dangerfield HBO exclusive. He later starred in the comic, Benson portraying Frankie but was soon discharged from the program. He turned fruitful in 1981 after featuring in The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson where he was highly acclaimed and given an opportunity to appear frequently on The Late Night with David Letterman.
In 1988, Seinfeld joined NBC channel where he launched his show dubbed The Seinfeld Chronicles alongside Larry David. The show which was later rebranded as The Seinfeld emerged famous among the US people but finally ended in 1998 after ten years of airing. Afterward, he ventured into comedy and recorded his exclusive, dubbed I’m Telling You for the Last Time. He later did commercials for companies like Apple and American Express. Seinfeld has since appeared in other TV shows such as Dilbert 2000, The Marriage Ref 2010-2011, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee 2012-Present, Jerry before Seinfeld, and many more.
He debuted with the animation dubbed, The Bee Movie in 2008 where he voiced the role of Barry and was also the producer. Seinfeld too starred in other films including, Eddie 1996, Pros & Cons 1999, Comedian 2002, The Things about My Folks 2005, and Top Five 2014.
As a writer, he launched his first book, Seinlanguage in 1993 which was based on his comedy life. His next book was for kids which was called Halloween and debuted in 2002. He also wrote prefaces of the Letters from a Nut, Cookbook and Stories from a Moron.
Awards & Achievements
On Awards and Achievements, Jerry Seinfeld has been nominated in many categories and has won accolades like the Screen Actors Award, Primetime Emmy Award, American Comedy Award, and other honorary awards.
Jerry Seinfeld Salary, Net Worth & Earnings
As of 2019, Jerry Seinfeld net worth is estimated to be about $1 Billion. The key sources of Jerry Seinfeld net worth fortune has been through syndication checks from his eponymous sitcom and his numerous stand-up touring income. As of 2019, Jerry Seinfeld has been ranked as one of the highest paid comedians in the world, and he has been listed on Forbes top 10 lists of American richest comedians. Jerry Seinfeld earning on an annual basis is around $80-$90 million. In 2008 and 2009 he was the world’s highest-paid comedian earning around $85 million and in the 2015-2016 year as well.
8 Facts You Need To Know About Jerry Seinfeld
Jerry Seinfeld is a great actor and one of the popular figures in the television screens today. We have listened to his jokes for a long time and here are a few things you probably don’t know about Jerry Seinfeld.
1. He is a car lover and owns dozens of them from different manufacturers.
2. Did you know that Jerry Seinfeld is the only actor in Seinfeld show who has appeared in every single episode of the show?
3. Did you know that he is captivated by number 9?
4. He owns a charity foundation that supports disadvantaged kids and children.
5. The first guest on the “The Jay Leno Show” was none other but Jerry Seinfeld.
6. His role model in the comedy industry is Jean Shepherd.
7. He was once the best-paid humorist grossing over $85 million annually.
8. His first volunteer was at the age of 16 in Israel’s Kibbutz Sa’ar.
Jerry Seinfeld worth will definitely reach over $1 billion mark in 2019 considering he is still on the showbiz business. We look forward to what he may have for us in store in 2019 and years to come.