Nathan Fielder is a Canadian author and stand-up comedian well known for his famous show by the name ‘Nathan for You.’ He has also been featured in other movies and short films like ‘Jon Benjamin Has a Van.’ He is popular for composing comic dramas and providing his voice work for various TV films like Bob’s Burgers and The Simpsons. Today, let us learn more about the career, biography and net worth of Nathan Fielder in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Nathan Fielder was born on May 1983 in Vancouver, Canada. His parents are Eric and Deb, who are both Jewish and worked as social workers. He went to school at Point Grey Secondary School and later joined the University of Victoria, where he graduated in 2005 with a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce.
During his time in high school, he was a member of the school comedy group which consisted of famous people like Seth Rogen. He also worked as a magician and eventually became a member of the Magic Castle.
There is not much about his private life, all we know is that he was a husband to Sarah Ziolkowska but they later separated in 2014. He was incorrectly listed as a female on his green card.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Fielder started his career as a writer on the Canadian Idol. He then got a job as a field correspondent. He has directed and written various sketches such as Important Things With Demetri Martin and others.
He has acted in several movies like ‘Drunk History,’ ‘Rick and Morty,’ ‘The Night Before,’ ‘The Disaster Artist,’ among others. His zeal for comedy made him write, create and star in his own show, which became popular in the country.
Apart from being in the entertainment industry, he has ventured into other fields. He is the founder of Summit Ice Apparel, a not-for-profit company. The firm produced soft shell jackets and the profits were directed to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in Canada.
In 2017, he established a pop-up show in Vancouver where people could purchase the jackets. Fielder also has a YouTube channel where he posts sketches to entertain his fans. His hard work made him earn various accolades to his name.
In 2014, he was nominated for the Gemini Awards and in 2018; he was nominated twice for the Writers Guild of America Award. In 2006, he won the Tim Sims Encouragement Fund Award.
Net Worth & Earnings
Nathan Fielder has an estimated net worth of $4 million. His fortune comes from his talent in the comedy industry working in different positions. He has directed, written, produced and acted in various films that have made him earn a lot of money. His show has not only made him famous, but wealthy as well.
Nathan Fielder started his career at an early age and as years went by, he became successful in his profession. He is known to bring the best in whatever he does and many people love to watch his shows.