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Colin Jost Net Worth

Colin Jost Net Worth 2018: Wiki, Married, Family, Wedding, Salary, Siblings

Colin Kelly Jost net worth is
$1.5 Million

Colin Kelly Jost Wiki/Biography

Colin Kelly Jost was born on 29 June 1982, in Staten Island, New York, USA, to Kerry and Daniel, and is probably best known as an actor from playing Paul in ‘‘How to Be Single’’. Additionally, Jost is known as a writer of ‘‘Saturday Night Live’’.

So just how rich is Colin Jost as of early 2018? According to authoritative sources, this actor, comedian and writer has a net worth of $1.5 million, accumulated from his 13 years-long career in the mentioned fields.

Colin Jost Net Worth $1.5 Million

Jost was a student of Regis High School located in Manhattan, and having matriculated he enrolled into Harvard University, where he was also the editor of ‘‘The Owl’’, the university’s newspaper, and president of the university’s humourous publication “Harvard Lampoon”. Shortly after his graduation in 2005, Colin began working as a writer for the ‘‘Saturday Night Live’’, a hit TV series broadcast on NBC, and continued until 2012 creating 102 episodes, establishing himself in the comedy and television world, after which he moved up to head writer, and over the course of the next six years contributed to 62 episodes. His episodes featured some of the biggest names from the entertainment business, such as Katy Perry, Dwayne Johnson, Troye Sivan, Chris Pine, Ryan Gosling and Jay-Z. In 2014, he was a head writer of the special entitled ‘‘Saturday Night Live: Best of This Season’’, which featured celebrities such as Don Pardo, Alec Baldwin and Vanessa Bayer. It is safe to say that through this position Colin gained recognition among the audience, and significantly boosted his net worth.

In 2006 he began working on ‘‘Kappa Mikey’’, but the mentioned the parody of a Japanese anime attracted mediocre reviews. In 2011 he worked on ‘‘Paul Rudd Pitches Harvey Weinstein’’, then in 2013 wrote an episode of ‘‘Funny as Hell’’, the series which features raw comedy from some of the biggest contemporary comedy stars. In 2014, he wrote an episode of the popular talk-show ‘‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’’, the episode featuring Jason Sudeikis and Aubrey Plaza.

Besides being a writer, Jost is also an actor, and has had a few roles, importantly acting in 92 episodes of ‘‘Saturday Night Live’’. In 2015, he portrayed officer Greg in ‘‘Staten Island Summer’’, a comedy which follows the story of two friends, Danny and Frank who spend their summer after high school working as life guards, while trying to figure out their lives. In the next year, Jost portrayed Paul in ‘‘How to Be Single’’, working alongside actors such as Dakota Johnson, Rebel Wilson and Leslie Mann. To conclude, he has had three acting gigs.

When it comes to his private life, Jost is reportedly in a relationship with the actress Scarlett Johanson. He is active on social media such as Twitter and Instagram, and is currently followed by 226,000 people on the former and 324,000 on the latter.

 


Full NameColin Jost
Net Worth$1.5 Million
Date Of BirthJune 29, 1982
Place Of BirthIsland, New York, USA
ProfessionActor, Comedian, Screenwriter
EducationRegis High School, Harvard University
NationalityAmerican
ParentsDaniel A. Jost, Kerry Kelly
SiblingsCasey Jost
PartnerScarlett Johanson
Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/ColinJostComedy
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/colinjost
Instagramhttps://www.instagram.com/colinjost
IMDBhttp://www.imdb.com/name/nm1906042
AwardsWGA Award for Best Comedy/Variety - (Including Talk) Series - Television
NominationsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing - Variety Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing - Variety, Music Or Comedy Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing For A Variety Special, Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Comedy/Variety - Sketch Series
MoviesStaten Island Summer, How to Be Single, Jon Hamm and Coldplay
TV ShowsSaturday Night Live Since, Saturday Night Live Weekend Update Thursday
#Fact
1Brother of Casey Jost.
2He has published 3 "Shouts and Murmurs" pieces in The New Yorker Magazine and writes articles for The New York Times Magazine, The Huffington Post, Radar, and Staten Island Advance.
3His mother, Dr. Kerry J. Kelly, is a Chief Medical Officer for the New York City Fire Department and a physician, while his father, Daniel A. Jost, is a former teacher at Staten Island Technical School.
4His influences include Tina Fey and Norm MacDonald.
5Acted in the play "Fiddler on the Roof" many times at school.
6Is a Roman Catholic.
7Good friends with Seth Meyers and John Mulaney.
8At school, Colin's teachers would let him and his friends reenact SNL sketches and read David Letterman Top 10 Lists.
9Appears at comedy festivals such as Just for Laughs.
10Graduated from Regis High School in 2000 with honors.
11Has been a writer on Saturday Night Live since 2005.
12Tours around different cities to perform stand-up comedy.
13Did speech and debate at Regis High School.
14Graduated from Harvard University in 2004, where he was president of the Harvard Lampoon.
15Studied "the History and Literature of Russia and Britain" at Harvard.
16Performs with group "The War Dogs".

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Saturday Night LiveTV Series 11 episodes, 2010 - 2011 writer - 102 episodes, 2005 - 2012 head writer - 61 episodes, 2012 - 2015 written by - 41 episodes, 2007 - 2017
Staten Island Summer2015/II
2015 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner2015TV Movie written by
Late Night with Seth Meyers2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Saturday Night Live: Best of This Season2014TV Special head writer
Funny as Hell2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update ThursdayTV Series writer - 6 episodes, 2008 - 2009 head writer - 1 episode, 2012
Paul Rudd Pitches Harvey Weinstein2011Short
Kappa MikeyTV Series writer - 3 episodes, 2006 staff writer - 2 episodes, 2006 - 2007

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Saturday Night Live2006-2017TV SeriesWeekend Update Anchor Marker Vincent Chase ...
How to Be Single2016Paul
Staten Island Summer2015/IIOfficer Greg

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Saturday Night Live2009-2012TV Series writing supervisor - 65 episodes
2011 MTV Movie Awards2011TV Special host consultant
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday2009TV Series writing supervisor - 3 episodes
2006 MTV Movie Awards2006TV Special consultant

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Saturday Night LiveTV Series 1 episode, 2009 segment director - 1 episode, 2008

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Weekend Update2017TV Mini-Series announcedHimself - Host
Stand for Rights2017TV MovieHimself
The View2016TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Seth Meyers2015-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Sketch Co-Writer
Overheard2016TV SeriesHimself
Today2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
Red Nose Day2015TV SpecialHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2015TV SeriesHimself - Musical Beers Player
The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards2013TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series (credit only)
New York Stand-Up Show2013TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
Funny as Hell2013TV SeriesHimself - Comedian
Gotham Comedy Live2013TV Series documentaryHimself - Comedian
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest Comic

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special2015TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)
Gotham Comedy Live2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Comedian

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2010WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy/Variety - (Including Talk) SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2009WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy/Variety - (Including Talk) SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2007WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy/Variety - (Including Talk) SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2017WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy/Variety - Sketch SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2016Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing for a Variety SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2016WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy/Variety - Sketch SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2015WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy/Variety (Including Talk) - SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2014WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy/Variety (Including Talk) - SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2013Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing for a Variety SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2013Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing for a Variety SpecialSaturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday (2008)
2013WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy/Variety (Including Talk) - SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2012Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing for a Variety SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2012WGA Award (TV)Writers Guild of America, USAComedy/Variety (Including Talk) - SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2011Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2010Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2009Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy SeriesSaturday Night Live (1975)
2008Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy ProgramSaturday Night Live (1975)

Known for movies

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