Best known as the cast member of the popular television show, ‘Saturday Night Live’, Jon Lovitz has acted in many films and TV series. He is known for his work in films like ‘High School High’, ‘The Benchwarmers’, ‘The Brave Little Toaster’, ‘The Wedding Singer’, ‘A League of Their Own’, and ‘Rat Race’. Let’s find out more about how much is the net worth of Jon Lovitz in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Jonathan Michael Lovitz was born in the year 1957 in the city of Los Angeles. He has got a twin sister and is the only son among five children. Lovitz’s father was a doctor and is a Jewish. He is known for possessing 1920s era radio voice.
In the beginning, Lovitz went to the Harvard-Westlake School to receive his high school education. His motivation for a further study made him attend Irvine’s University of California. From where he earned his BA degree in 1979. His father was a lover of opera and this made him pursue a career in entertainment.
When he was a teenager, Lovitz felt in love with an older woman. However, he was heartbroken when she got married to someone else. He is still not married but has been in relationships with many women. In 1996, he dated Brandi Brandt. He was also in a relationship with Ava Fabian. He is currently in a long-term relationship with Jessica Lowndes since 2015. He has also dated Janice Dickinson in 2004.
Career, Award & Nominations
By making his television debut in 1984, Jon Lovitz appeared in ‘Saturday Night Live’ from 1985 to 1992. His performance made him earn two nominations for the Primetime Emmy Awards. He has voiced in several episodes of ‘The Simpsons’. His incredible voice also made his voice in the TV series, ‘The Critic’. He has guest appeared in many TV series like ‘Las Vegas’, ‘NewsRadio’, ‘New Girl’, and ‘Hot in Cleveland’. Lovitz has appeared as a contestant of the reality TV competitions ‘The New Celebrity Apprentice’ and ‘Sing Your Face Off’.
With his immense performance, he also made his appearance in films. He acted in many movies in the 1980s and in 1990s, he acted in films like ‘A League of Their Own’, ‘Trapped in Paradise’, ‘High School High’, ‘The Great White Hype’, and ‘Lost & Found’. For ‘A League of Their Own’, the actor received a nomination for the American Comedy Awards. He also acted in the 1998 movie, ‘Happiness’, which made him win the National Board of Review Award.
Lovitz has voiced in many films like ‘Farce of the Penguins’, ‘Bailey’s Billion$’, ‘Jungle Master’, ‘Birds of Paradise’, ‘Eight Crazy Nights’, ‘Cats & Dogs’, and ‘A Muse Tale’. In 2012, the actor voiced as Quasimodo in ‘Hotel Transylvania’. This fetched him a nomination for the Behind the Voice Actors Award. He has also voiced in the movie, ‘Hotel Transylvania 2’.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much could be the net worth of an actor who has appeared in several movies? He has also voiced in a number of movies and has done many TV shows. His net worth is over $15 million. He rose to popularity after appearing in ‘Saturday Night Live’ where he used to receive $500,000 for the contract. There has been a considerable increase in his net worth over the past few years. He has also appeared in many Comedy Central Specials and has appeared in the webisode ‘The Critic’.
A man who has won many awards and nominations for his role and performance, Jon Lovitz has been performing for over three decades. He has done several comedy shows and his voice also made him a guest host on WWE Raw.