Colin Jost is a well-known actor, screenwriter, and comedian. Jost is popular for his appearance in Saturday Night Live and provides writing services to them for nine years. He also served as the co-head writer in a show and worked three years with them. Later, he also made a declaration to come back in the show as a head writer in the last month of 2017. Now let’s have a close look on the net worth of Colin Jost in 2019.
Early Life and Biography
Colin was born on June 29, 1982, in Staten Island, New York. His brother Casey Jost has appeared in Staten Island Summer and also served as a writer for Impractical Jokers. Colin’s mother Kerry J. Kelly was served as medical officer for the New York fire department, and his father served as a teacher and also served as an engineer. Colin has completed his education from Regis High School and also the editor of the school newspaper. He was also the president of Harvard University.
Jost has accepted his personal relationship with the famous actress Scarlett Johansson and their relationship were confirmed in the year 2017.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
Colin has started his career after completing education. He served as the writer and hired from NBC’ series Saturday Night Live. He was also the co-head writer and served almost three years. His collaboration with Rob Klein was also heard for SNL.
In 2012 season, he met with Lorne Michaels and helped them for updating the weekend while featuring the Seth Meyers as an anchor and also hosted a late night with Seth Meyers.
In 2014, he came in place of Meyers and continues the episodes. He was named as Norm Macdonald for the primary update for anchor work. While working as a weekend update, he also made his appearance in Ohio Governor John Kasich in the debate of Republican presidential sketch. Later, he worked as a stand-up comedian and started the late night with Jimmy Fallon series which was telecasted on HBO and TBS. This was also offered for Montreal Just for Laughs festival held on 2009 and also gives his time for Chicago Just for Laughs festival in 2011 and 2012. He has written the movie script for the movie Staten Island Summer and also offered for the role in How to be Single.
Jost has received several achievements in his career and nominated for Emmy Awards nine times in his career. He won Peabody Award along with Writers Guild award in 2009 while serving for Saturday Night Live.
Net Worth and Earnings
Colin Jost has an estimated net worth of around $3 million. He has earned his income while writing for different series and for making his appearance in the screen for different roles. His writing skills helped him to get big offers and to earn million dollars earning annually.
Jost is known for Screenwriting and his appearances in the comedy series mostly liked by the people. His passion for writing helped him to become young age writer while hired by NBC for their series. Moreover, his acting career also helped him to stand in the eyes of people.