Tracy Morgan is an actor who is best known for appearing in the television series 30 Rock. He has also a comedian and has appeared in a number of TV shows. He has also successfully appeared on Saturday Night Live. He is the host of Scare Tactics and has also appeared in the film Cop Out. Morgan has appeared in a number of other films including How High, Bamboozled, Farce of the Penguins, The Other Guys, and The Clapper. He is the main cast of the show ‘The Last O. G.’ He is also a voice actor and has lent his voice in several films. The estimated net worth of Tracy Morgan is $60 million US dollars.
Tracy Jamal Morgan was born on November 10, 1968, in The Bronx, New York. He was born to parents Jimmy Morgan and Alicia Morgan. His mother was a homemaker and his father was a musician who also was in the military. He has got four other siblings. He went to the DeWitt Clinton High School. When he was 17, he discovered that his father contracted AIDS and two years later, his father died.
Following the death of his father, Morgan left his high school and started to earn money by performing comedy in streets. He had a successful start to his comedy career and even performed near the Yankee Stadium.
In 1987, Tracy Morgan married Sabina who was his girlfriend. They have three children together named Tracy, Jr., Malcolm, and Gitrid. The couple divorced in 2009. In 2013, he became the father of a daughter named Maven from Megan Wollover. He married Wollover in 2015.
In 1994, Martin landed his first TV role in Martin. In 1995, he was seen in Snap on HBO. A year later, he became a part of ‘Saturday Night Live’. He successfully appeared in the show till 2003. In 2000, he was seen in the movie Bamboozled. This was followed by appearing in the films How High, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, and 30 Years to Life. He also had his own show in 2003 called ‘The Tracy Morgan Show’.
In 2006, he went on to appear in VH1’s Totally Awesome. From 2006-2013, he became a cast member of the popular TV series ’30 Rock’. He then went on to appear in films like Little Man, Cop Out, Death at a Funeral and Superhero Movie. In 2008, he became the host of Scare Tactics. He also appeared in an episode of Mr. Pickles in 2014. In the same year, he lent his voice to two animated films Rio 2 and The Boxtrolls.
In 2015, he was seen in the films Accidental Love and The Night Before. In 2017, he was seen in Fist Fight and The Clapper. He will be lending his voice in the upcoming film The Star. Also in 2017, he became the main cast of ‘The Last O.G.’
Tracy Morgan has been nominated two times for the Image Awards, both in the category of Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for 30 Rock. In the same category, he was nominated for the 2009 Emmys. In 2016, he was nominated for the Emmy Awards for Saturday Night Live.
How much is Tracy Morgan Net Worth in 2017
Tracy Morgan has appeared in a number of films and television shows. He successfully hosted Scare Tactics and has also lent his voice for films like G-Force, Are We There Yet?, and The Farce of the Penguins. Tracy Morgan’s net worth is an estimated $60 million US dollars as of 2017. Part of this wealth also comes by doing other shows.
In 2013, he hosted the Billboard Music Awards. He has also twice hosted the VH1 Hip Hop Honors. In 2007, he became the host of Spike Guys’ Choice Awards. He has also appeared twice on the Def Jam Comedy on HBO. He has also appeared as a transgender in the film The Longest Yard. Morgan has appeared in the commercials for various ESPN networks.
Tracy Morgan’s autobiography called I Am the New Black was released in October 2009. He has been diagnosed with diabetes and has received a kidney transplant in 2010. He has sued Walmart in 2014 for negligence.