Who is Jerry Seinfeld and what is his net worth 2018? Jerry Seinfeld was born n 29th April 1954 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. He is an American Comedian, writer, producer, director, and actor. His full name is Jerome Allen Jerry Seinfeld. His father was Kalmen Seinfeld who served in World War II. His mother was named Betty is of Syrian-Jewish descent and her parents were from Aleppo. He was raised in Massapequa, New York.
He got married to Jessica Sklar on 25th December 1999 who is the author of the best-selling book titled Deceptively Delicious: Simple Secrets to Get Your Kids Eating Good Food which was released in October 2007. They have a daughter and two sons together. Their daughter is Sascha who was born on 7th November 2000. Thereafter, their son Julian Kal was born on 1st March 2003 and the second son called Shepherd Kellen was born on 22nd August 2005.
Education: He went to Massapequa High School which was on Long Island. When he was 16 years old, he volunteered in Kibbutz Sa’ar in Israel. Further, he joined the State University of New York at Oswego and after his second year in this college, he moved to Queens College, City University in New York. He is graduated with a degree in communications and theater. His interest was generated in standup comedy from college productions. He once became a part of open mic nights at Improv Club of Budd Friedman while attending Queens College.
Career: In 1976, when he got passed out from Queens College, he performed in an open-microphone night at Catch a Rising Star in New York City and it brought him an appearance in a Rodney Dangerfield HBO special. He appeared on a show named Merry Griffin Show in 1962.
He is best known for a sitcom titled Seinfeld where he played the role of a semifictional version of himself. The sitcom was created and written by him along with Larry David. He was very much involved with the movie named and he voiced its protagonist in the movie. He got premiered on a reality TV Show titled The Marriage Ref. in 2010. He created and hosted a web series titled Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. He got declared the 12th Greatest Stand-up comedian of All Time by Comedy Central in 2005.
In 1979, he played a small role of Frankie, a mail delivery boy in a sitcom titled Benson. Later, he got fired from this show because of some differences. Thereafter, he successfully appeared on a show titled The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson in May 1981. Then, he made an appearance on a show named Late Night with David Letterman in 1982. In 1989, he worked in a Sitcom for NBC and was grouped with Larry David.
In 1993, a book named Seinlangauage which was written by him got released. In 2002 his book Children’s book Halloween came out and it was illustrated by James Bennett.
In 2000, the wife of Seinfeld launched a charity named Baby Buggy which provides clothing and gear for underprivileged children and women. In the same year, Seinfeld took part in Presidential campaigns of Geroge W. Bush and Al Gore.
Jerry Seinfeld Net Worth
This eminent celebrity has an estimated net worth of $850 million and with such an excellent net worth he is the most successful actor.
The Forbes Magazine released that Jerry’s annual earnings in 2004 from Seinfield was $267 million and it placed him at the top of the list of Celebrity money rank of 2004. He has earned a handsome amount of $100 million from the deals of syndication and standup comedy shows. In 2008 he appeared in an advertisement for windows with Bill Gates and earned $10 million. he became the highest paid comedian in the world Between the period of June 2008 and June 2008 with a total earning of $85 million. in 2003, his annual income was $32 million as per the Forbes records. He got the top rank in the list of highest paid comedians of 2015 released by Forbes.
He has a huge collection of 46 Porsche in total including Porsche 911’s of various models, 10 Porsche Boxster, and Porsche 550 Spyder. The show Chasing Classic Cars of the Discovery Channel revealed that Seinfeld has the first and last air-cooled Porsche 911’s. Moreover, he has Fiat 500 and Lamborghini Miura and so on.
This talented and popular artist has a lot of professions to work on. He has earned a great wealth by performing stand-up comedy. He is also a well-known actor and has made many successful appearances in TV shows and movies throughout his career. The most of his wealth is the outcome of the hard work he has been through. His wealth includes stock investments, endorsements, luxurious properties, valuable vehicles, sponsorship, comedy shows and so on.
Because of the heavy demands, Seinfeld is going to make four more performances in 2007 at his Beacon Theatre and the tickets are selling like hot cakes. His friends are eagerly looking forward to the standup comedy shows.
This 62-year-old has established himself as world’s most successful stand-up comedian and is still growing. He still possesses a great enthusiasm and spirit of working at such an old age. He has set a great example for the world and people get inspired by him to a great extent. We wish he keeps making people laugh like this for many years ahead.