Who is Natasha Leggero and what is her net worth 2018? Natasha Leggero has Italian ancestors but was born in Rockford, Illinois on 26 March, 1974. She is an American actress and comedian and in her own funny way revealed that a DNA test that she had done on herself revealed that 6% of her ancestry is Sub-Saharan African. Leggero was raised as a Roman Catholic but turned to Judaism in her adult years. She was 10 years old when she started performing in plays in Chicago and also worked at a grocery store for pocket-money as a teenager.
Leggero has appeared as a stand-up in many recognised shows such as ‘The Late Late Show with Craig Fergusen’, ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’, ‘The Tonight Show’ with Jay Leno and ‘Last Call with Carson Daly’. Leggero also made multiple appearances on many Comedy Central programs including their animated show “Ugly Americans” in which she dubbed for the character of Callie Maggotbone. In addition to this, she has also been starring in another Comedy Central series titled “Another Period” with Riki Lindhome.
She has also performed in multiple festivals such as the Montreal Comedy Festival, SXSW, Bonnaroo and Sasquatch Music Festival. She co-starred with Tom Lennon and Ben Garant in an unaired pilot of NBC titled, “The Strip”. Leggero was also seen as a judge in “Last Comic Standing” by NBC in the 2010 season which was hosted by Craig Robinson. In 2011, she played Emma in a sitcom by NBC, titled “Free Agents”. Leggero along with Duncan Trussell, hosted a podcast named “The Lavender Hour” from 2010 to the beginning of 2012.
She was later seen on “The Adam Carolla Show” in the same year. In 2012, she acted in NBC’s “Are You There Chelsea?” for six episodes as Rick’s ex-girlfriend and also portrayed Haley, a sex obsessed girl in the web series titled “Burning Love”. Leggero’s association with Comedy Central continued when she appeared in episode of the TV series titled “Drunk History” in 2013 and also as a Roaster in the Comedy Central Roast of James Franco.
Leggero replaced the first season voice of Kaitlin Olson to voice Ethel who was a busty ranger in the second season of “Brickleberry”. Leggero also has her own YouTube channel on which she features a show titled “Tubbin with Tash” where she interviews guests while sitting in a hot-tub. Her Comedy Central series titled “Another Period” with Riki Lindhome premiered on June 23, 2015. She is also a former panellist on her friend Chelsea Handler’s late night talk show titled “Chelsea Lately”
On the anniversary of the Pearl Harbour attack, SpaghettiO posted a controversial tweet. Leggero’s joke on that tweet in the show “New Year’s Eve with Carlson Daly” on the new year’s eve of 2013 became the reason of a huge amount of criticism received by Leggero. She asked the people criticising her to donate to the Disabled American War Veterans. Leggero is currently married to comedian Mosche Kasher.
Education: Leggero studied at Rockford East High School after which she attended Illinois State University and studied there for a couple of years before spending a semester abroad in England. She also auditioned and got accepted for the Stella Adler Conservatory theatre in Chicago. She later went to Hunter College in New York and in 2000 she got the graduate degree of B.A. in Theatre Criticism.
Natasha Leggero Net Worth
Natasha Leggero’s total net-worth is a $750 thousand. Known for her stand-up acts, she will surely be looking to raise that number. She stays in LA and has leased out a lush and trendy 1920 style cottage with her husband Mosche Kasher. Leggero also went on a stand-up tour with him, calling it the Honeymoon Tour.
Legerro has always continued doing what she has done best. Her strategy has always been to constantly perform and staying in the vision of her audience through innumerable stand-up and TV performances among other things. She has always believed in being consistent with her performances and has never taken long breaks as she loves what she does.
Leggero still has the element of youth in her which comes out in her performances. Apart from numerous appearances on television and in other stage events, she has also be part of many films. With a running Comedy Central show and other projects in the pipeline, she is happy with what she is getting at the moment to keep her hands full and entertain people. Both Leggero and her husband have been working together on a few projects and having a great time working with each other.