Colin Quinn is a renowned American actor who has gained much of his popularity from being featured as the host of a game show which is known as ‘Remote Control’ and is aired on MTV. In addition to this, he is also a stand-up comedian as well as a writer who has been featured in the ‘Saturday Night Live’ among many other films and shows. Keep reading this article to know more about the net worth of Colin Quinn in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Colin Quinn was born on 6th June in the year 1959 in Brooklyn, New York. He got raised at the Brooklynn’s Park Slope. He went to John Dewey High School where he schooled after which he then joined the Stony Brook’s State University which is located in New York. However, he dropped from Stony Brook’s State University after a short period of time so that he could concentrate on his career.
Colin Quinn has not married though he has been in a relationship before. In the year 1990, he was dating a comedian known as Sarah Silverman. In addition to this, he also dated a comedian who is known as Lisa Lampanelli.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Colin Quinn commenced his career in the year 1984 as a stand-up comedian. After this, he was as an announcer as well as a writer of a television series known as ‘Remote Control’ in the year 1987. Later he also hosted a show known as ‘Caroline’s Comedy Hour’ in 1989. After this, he was then featured in a television movie known as ‘Gaudy, Bawdy & Blue’ in the year 1992 after which he became a cast member in the year 1996 to the year 2000 of the Saturday Night Live. He also starred a television movie known as ‘The Christmas Tree’ in 1996 as Tom.
After this, he was hosted known as ‘Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn’ from 2002 to 2004 and also acting on some television shorts such as What About Sal? And Cheat together with a television series known as Windy City Heat. Other television series he has been featured include; The Cosby Show, Inside Amy Schumer, The Ben Stiller Show, True Blue as well as Space Ghost: Coast to Coast together with The Awesomes and Girls. On his movie debut, he was featured in films such as; ‘Three Men and a Baby,’ ‘Crocodile Dundee II,’ Who’s The Man?, Married to the Mob, A Night at the Roxbury among other films. This has, therefore, made him be nominated for several films together with winning some major awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
Colin Quinn has an estimated net worth of $5.5 million. This comes from the fortunate earnings he has made through his successful career. He has been featured in very many television series and shows which have been the main source of his incomes. In addition to this, he is also a writer who has also contributed into his net worth.
Colin Quinn is a very talented person not only in acting but also as an author in which he has been featured in several films and written some successful books. He was previously addicted to alcohol but stopped after getting some arrests in the 1980s.