Zach Galifianakis is a famous actor, comedian and writer in America who was able to gain fame in 2001 with his appearance in Comedy Central Presents. He has also starred in various television show and films in the following years. He also hosted Emmy Award-winning talk show and many other shows which raise his popularity among his fans. If you are interested in getting information about the personal life, awards and net worth of Zach Galifianakis in 2018, then you should continue to read on this article.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 1st October in the year 1969 in North Carolina. He is the son of Harry and Mary Frances. His mother was a community arts center owner and has Scottish ancestry while his father was a heating oil vendor. His paternal grandparents emigrated from Greece. He has an elder brother named Greg and a younger sister named Merritt. He did his study from Wilkes Central High School but did not complete his graduation due to some issues.
In the year 2012, he got married to Quinn Lundberg who was the co-founder of Growing Voices charity. He and Quinn have their first child in the year 2013 and second in 2016. To manage his work, he owns a farm in Sparta which he used to think about his decisions and make his career planning.
Career, Award, & Nominations
He began his acting career as guest actor and writer in Boston Common which does not work long last. Later on, he got different small roles in plays like Corky Romano, Super High Me, etc. in the year 2001, he also appeared in one episode of Comedy Central Presents. With the constant appearance in The Hangover franchise, he got popularity and fame in his career. The movie won Golden Globe award for best comedy, and in the same year, he got a memorable role in Oscar-nominated George Clooney film.
He also started to host website series called Between Two Ferns and Zach Galifianakis which got a big hit and the show is still running on the site and makes him able to get more fame among people. On the series, he interviewed many famous celebrities like Justin Beiber, Jon Ham and many more. This show makes him able to gain high fame and wealth and popularity across the world. Instead of only acting and writing, he also gives his voice to many characters in different television or film series. He got the nomination for several awards and which make him able to win various awards and titles.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Zach Galifianakis is around $23 Million which he earns by his outstanding comedy skills and acting. He also earns income as a writer and producing various films. He got popularity in the film industry with his appearance in The Hangover series.
Zach Galifianakis is known for his great comedy and acting skills by which he gains a lot of fame and love from people across the world. He spends a simple and happy married life with his wife and children. He never stops and portrays different roles in various television and film series. He has an amazing personality in the entertainment world and able to earn more and more money and fame in the next years ahead with his great comedy shows. He had been nominated for many awards and going to win many titles in future.