Jane Curtin Net Worth

Jane Curtin Net Worth 2024: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Jane Therese Curtin net worth is
$3 Million

Jane Therese Curtin Wiki Biography

Jane Therese Curtin was born on 6 September 1947, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. She is an actress best known for being an original cast member of the comedy show “Saturday Night Live”. She was also a part of “3rd Rock from the Sun”, and “The Librarian” film franchise; all of her efforts have helped put her net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Jane Curtin? As of mid-2016, sources inform us of a net worth that is at $3 million, mostly earned through a successful career as an actress. Aside from film and television, she is also known for performing in Broadway plays and various other theatre performances. Jane also lends her voice in the narration of audio books. As she continues her career her wealth will also likely continue to rise.

Jane Curtin Net Worth $3 Million

Curtin attended and matriculated from the Convent of the Sacred Heart, Elmhurst Academy in Rhode Island. She then went to Elizabeth Seton Junior College, obtaining an associate degree before going to Northeastern University – she started her work as a US Committee National Ambassador working for UNICEF while at Northeastern. After a year or so, she decided to pursue a career in comedy, and subsequently dropped out of college. She first joined a comedy group called “The Proposition”, before getting a chance to act in a play entitled “Pretzels”.

Jane then became a part of the original cast of “Saturday Night Live”, staying with the show for five years and playing various female roles. One of her most popular sketches was portraying Prymaat a Conehead who was mother/wife of the Conehead family. After she left “Saturday Night Live”, she pursued a career in television, firstly with Susan Saint James for the series “Kate & Allie”. Her performance there gained her two Emmy Awards for Best Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. Seven years after the run of “Kate & Allie”, she then became a part of “3rd Rock of the Sun” alongside Kristen Johnston and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. She also started doing voice work such as narrating the documentary series “Understanding” for two episodes. Other series she was a part of include “Crumbs” and “Unforgettable”. All contributed steadily to her net worth.

Aside from her television career, Jane has appeared in a few films such as “How to Beat the High Cost of Living”. The cast of “Saturday Night Live” also reunited for the film “Coneheads” based on the sketches and characters they had made famous. She’s also seen in “I Love You, Man” and “The Heat”. Curtin also made a few theatre appearances during this time, including in “Our Town”, “Love Letters” and “Noises Off”. She received a lot of recognition playing in “Jeopardy! Million Dollar Celebrity Invitational” winning $250,000 for charity. Aside from these, she has done hosting work, appearing in several times for the Emmy Awards, once for the American Comedy Awards and the Golden Globe Awards.

For her personal life, Jane married Patrick Francis Lynch in 1975 and they have a daughter. They currently reside in Sharon, Connecticut. Jane is the cousin of actress Valerie Curtin, and her uncle was Joseph Curtin who was a radio personality.

Full NameJane Curtin
Net Worth$3 Million
Date Of BirthSeptember 6, 1947
Place Of BirthCambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
Height1.64 m
ProfessionActress, Comedian
EducationElizabeth Seton Junior College, Northeastern University
SpousePatrick Lynch (m.1975-)
ChildrenTess Lynch
ParentsJohn Joseph Curtin, Mary Constance Curtin
SiblingsLarry Curtin, John J. Curtin
AwardsSatellite Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy (1996-2001), Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series (1984-1989)
Music GroupsComedy group: “The Proposition”, “Pretzels”
NominationsScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series, People's Choice Award for Favorite Actress in a New TV Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy-Variety Or Music Program, Primetime Emmy Award for Individual Performance - Variety Or Music Program, Sa...
Movies3rd Rock from the Sun (1996–2001), Kate & Allie (1984–89), Gary Unmarried (2008-2009) , Coneheads (1993), Unforgettable (2012-2014), I Love You, Man (2009)
TV ShowsSaturday Night Live (1975), "Weekend Update" (1976-1977), How to Beat the High Cost of Living (1980), The Librarians (2014), The Good Wife (2015)
Saturday Night Live (1975)$750 /week (1975 season)
1[on winning the Emmy Award] You think your life's going to change; it's going to change dramatically! I'm going to be a different person, and, you know, people are going to be flocking to my door with scripts. Nothing happens. You just walk around in the evening with this really heavy weapon in your hand, and nothing changes. And yet the build-up is so huge... and nothing.
1Shooting a new film titled Geraldine's Fortune (2004) (aka Piggy Bank Blues), which began production in early 2003. [April 2003]
2Was friends with Susan Saint James before they starred on Kate & Allie (1984).
3Lives in Sharon, Connecticut.
4Mother of Tess Lynch born in 1983 with husband Patrick Lynch.
5Is portrayed by Jennifer Irwin in Gilda Radner: It's Always Something (2002).
6Cousin of Valerie Curtin.
7Met her husband, Patrick Lynch, at a hockey game.
8Has described daughter Tess as the best thing that has ever happened to her and says, "She's the most annoying but loving thing in my life."
9Biography in "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith, pp. 126-127. New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387


Howard Lovecraft & the Frozen Kingdom2016Algid Bunk (voice)
48 Hours 'til Monday2015TV Movie
The Good Wife2015TV SeriesJudge Farley
The Librarians2014TV SeriesCharlene
Unforgettable2012-2014TV SeriesJoanne Webster
The Heat2013/IMrs. Mullins
I Don't Know How She Does It2011Marla Reddy
Rex Is Not Your Lawyer2010TV Series
Sherri2009TV SeriesPaula's mom / Margo
I Love You, Man2009Joyce Klaven
Gary Unmarried2008-2009TV SeriesConnie
The Librarian: The Curse of the Judas Chalice2008TV MovieCharlene
In the Motherhood2008TV SeriesMom
Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office2007TV MovieJoy
The Librarian: Return to King Solomon's Mines2006TV MovieCharlene
The Shaggy Dog2006Judge Claire Whittaker
Crumbs2006TV SeriesSuzanne Crumb / Suzanne
Brooklyn Lobster2005Maureen Giorgio
The Librarian: Quest for the Spear2004TV MovieCharlene
Geraldine's Fortune2004Geraldine Liddle
Recess: All Growed Down2003Video voice
Our Town2003TV MovieMrs. Webb
Cyberchase2003TV SeriesLady Ada Byron Lovelace
3rd Rock from the Sun1996-2001TV SeriesDr. Mary Albright
Catch a Falling Star2000TV MovieFran
Recess1998TV SeriesMrs. Klemperer
Antz1998Muffy (voice)
Hercules1998TV SeriesHippolyte
Mystery Dance1995TV SeriesSusan Baker
Tad1995TV MovieMary Todd Lincoln
Dave's World1994TV SeriesAnne
Coneheads1993Prymatt Conehead / Mary Margaret DeCicco
Common Ground1990TV MovieAlice McGoff
Working It Out1990TV SeriesSarah Marshall
Kate & Allie1984-1989TV SeriesAllie Lowell Allie Barsky
Tattinger's1989TV SeriesJane
Maybe Baby1988TV MovieJulia Gilbert
American Playhouse1988TV SeriesLina McLaidlaw
O.C. and Stiggs1985Elinore Schwab
Bedrooms1984TV MovieLaura
The Coneheads1983TV ShortPrymaat (voice)
Candida1982/ITV MovieProssie
Divorce Wars: A Love Story1982TV MovieVickey Sturgess
How to Beat the High Co$t of Living1980Elaine
Saturday Night Live1975-1980TV SeriesVarious Weekend Update Anchor Prymaat Conehead ...
What Really Happened to the Class of '65?1977TV SeriesIvy
The Love Boat1977TV SeriesRegina Parker


Stealing Time2009performer: "Walkin' in a Winter Wonderland"
Saturday Night Live Christmas1999Video performer: "Winter Wonderland" - uncredited
3rd Rock from the Sun1996-1998TV Series performer - 8 episodes
Sesame Street, Special1988TV Movie performer: "Put Down the Duckie Reprise"
Saturday Night Live1975-1980TV Series performer - 14 episodes
Bob & Ray, Jane, Laraine & Gilda1979performer: "Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?" - uncredited


Unforgettable Moments: Inside Season 32015Documentary shortHerself
Live from New York!2015DocumentaryHerself - Featuring
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special2015TV SpecialHerself / Weekend Update Anchor
Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHerself
My Kingdom2014Documentary shortReader (voice)
The Oprah Winfrey Show2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Jeopardy!1998-2010TV SeriesHerself - Finalist / Herself - Contestant / Herself - Qualifying Finalist / ...
Eyewitness News2010TV SeriesHerself
The View2006TV SeriesHerself
On Stage at the Kennedy Center: The Mark Twain Prize2002TV MovieHerself
The 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1998TV SpecialHerself - Host
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1997-1998TV SeriesHerself
The Secret World of 'Antz'1998TV Movie documentaryHerself
The 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1997TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
The 11th Annual American Comedy Awards1997TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
The 54th Annual Golden Globe Awards1997TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
Understanding1997TV SeriesHerself
Christmas in Washington1996TV SpecialHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1993-1996TV SeriesHerself
Comic Relief: Baseball Relief '931993TV MovieHerself
A Comedy Salute to Michael Jordan1991TV MovieHerself
That's What Friends Are for: Arista's 15th Anniversary Concert1990TV Movie documentaryHerself
Don't Try This at Home!1990TV MovieHerself
CBS This Morning1990TV SeriesHerself
Life of Python1990TV Special documentaryHerself
The Best of Gilda Radner1989Video documentaryHerself / Various
The More You Know1989TV SeriesHerself
Sesame Street1989TV SeriesHerself
Late Night with David Letterman1982-1989TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary1989TV SpecialHerself
The 41st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1989TV SpecialHerself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series & Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Reading Rainbow1989TV SeriesHerself
Sesame Street, Special1988TV MovieHerself (segment "Put Down the Duckie")
Jackie Gleason: The Great One1988TV Movie documentaryHerself
The Morning Program1987TV SeriesHerself
The 39th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1987TV SpecialHerself - Nominee / Presenter
Golden Anniversary of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs1987TV Movie documentaryEvil Queen
The 36th Primetime Emmy Awards1984TV SpecialHerself - Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series / Presenter: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series & Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
The Robert Klein Show1981TV MovieHerself
30 Years of TV Comedy's Greatest Hits: To Laughter with Love1980TV MovieHerself - Presenter
Mr. Mike's Mondo Video1979Herself
Battle of the Network Stars VI1979TV SpecialHerself - NBC Team
Bob & Ray, Jane, Laraine & Gilda1979Herself / Vern Beckie / Patty / ...
The 30th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1978TV SpecialHerself - Nominated: Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance by a Supporting Actress in Variety or Music
Battle of the Network Stars IV1978TV SpecialHerself - NBC Team
Saturday Night Live1976-1977TV SeriesHerself / Mother / Liz Montgomery / ...

Archive Footage

The Seventies2015TV Series documentaryHerself
Inside Edition2015TV Series documentaryHerself
Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHerself
Saturday Night Live: Christmas Special2014TV SpecialVarious
Saturday Night Live: Thanksgiving Special2014TV SpecialMrs. Loud
Saturday Night Live: Thanksgiving2013TV SpecialMrs. Loud (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live Backstage2011TV Special documentaryHerself / Various
The Women of SNL2010TV MoviePrymaat Conehead Weekend Update Anchor Various
SNL Presents: A Very Gilly Christmas2009TV MovieHerself (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live Sports Extra '092009TV SpecialWeekend Update Anchor (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live Presidential Bash '082008TV SpecialLiz Montgomery
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Dan Aykroyd2005VideoVarious Characters (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Gilda Radner2005VideoHerself / Various Characters (uncredited)
Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live2005TV Special documentaryHerself
Saturday Night Live: The Best of John Belushi2005TV SpecialHerself / Various (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live: Presidential Bash 20042004TV MovieLiz Montgomery (uncredited)
101 Most Unforgettable SNL Moments2004TV MovieHerself
Gilda Radner's Greatest Moments2002TV SpecialHerself
Saturday Night Live: TV Tales2002TV SpecialHerself
SNL Remembers John Belushi2002TV SpecialHerself
Saturday Night Live: Game Show Parodies2000TV SpecialPrymaat Conehead (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live Christmas1999VideoHerself (uncredited)
Saturday Night Live 251999TV Special documentaryHerself (uncredited)
SNL: 25 Years of Music1999TV MovieVarious
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Steve Martin1998TV SpecialVarious Characters (uncredited)
50 Years of Funny Females1995TV Movie documentaryHerself
All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever!1994TV SpecialHerself
Saturday Night Live Goes Commercial1991TV SpecialVarious Characters (uncredited)
Sing Yourself Silly!1990Video shortHerself
Quantum Leap1989TV SeriesHerself - Prymaat
The Best of Chevy Chase1987Video documentaryHerself
The Best of Dan Aykroyd1986VideoHerself / Various Characters
The Dick Cavett Show1986TV SeriesAllie Lowell
The Best of John Belushi1985VideoHerself / Various Characters

Won Awards

1997Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1992CableACECableACE AwardsEntertainment HostRetaining Laughter (1991)
1985Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesKate & Allie (1984)
1984Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesKate & Allie (1984)

Nominated Awards

2009DFCS AwardDenver Film Critics SocietyBest Acting EnsembleI Love You, Man (2009)
2004Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actress in a Supporting Role in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for TelevisionOur Town (2003)
1999ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1998Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1998ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1997ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1997Q AwardViewers for Quality Television AwardsBest Actress in a Quality Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
1990American Comedy AwardAmerican Comedy Awards, USAFunniest Female Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or SyndicationSaturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary (1989)
1987Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesKate & Allie (1984)
1985Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or MusicalKate & Allie (1984)
1985People's Choice AwardPeople's Choice Awards, USAFavorite Female TV Performer
1984People's Choice AwardPeople's Choice Awards, USAFavorite Female TV Performer
1979Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Comedy-Variety or Music ProgramSaturday Night Live (1975)
1978Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Continuing or Single Performance by a Supporting Actress in Variety or MusicSaturday Night Live (1975)

Known for movies

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