Mostly known for being the current host of NBC’s “Late Night with Seth Meyers” talk show, Seth Meyers is an inspiration to many people and also a great advisor. He is an excellent example of acting against struggles, being charitable and creating influence in other people. Let’s find out how he built his career and his life achievements. We will discuss the net worth of Seth Meyers in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
His early childhood life has special stages just like his career. He was born in Evanston, Illinois but was brought up in Michigan until he was ten. Later, he grew up in Bedford, New Hampshire. His father was a finance employee while his mother was a French teacher. Can you probably guess his brother? The famous actor Josh Meyers is his younger brother.
Meyers has attended and graduated from Manchester High School West. He later joined Northwestern University and graduated.
Meyers had dated Alexi Ashe, his girlfriend, for five years until they got engaged in July 2013. The couple became married on September the same year. That was a very short engagement compared to their long love relationship. Three years later, they gave birth to their first born son, Ashe Olson. His wife is an advocate for gender violence victims after working for Brooklyn. They got their second son, Alex Strahl, in April 2018.
Meyers seems to have a taste of different games and have a favorite team for each. Perhaps due to his father’s being a native Pittsburgh, he supports Pittsburgh Pirates, Pittsburgh Steelers and Pittsburgh Penguins for baseball, American football and ice hockey respectively. Maybe you find this interesting too. He is also a fan of basketball and soccer and supports the English Premier League’s West Ham United.
Meyer is also a big fan of Game of Thrones series and a friend some of its characters.
Career, Awards & Nominations
The journey to his career started in Amsterdam where he and Jill Benjamin hosted a two-person comedy in a small theatre. He was the co-star and writer of “Pick-ups and Hiccups”, as the show was called.
He was a member of the improv group back in the university and continued to perfect the skills in Chicago. He noted the SNL show, confidently went for a test and got employed in 2001. All this had not opened a proper success for him until he was named the Weekend Update host. On top of that, his prosperity kicked off in 2014 when he replaced Jimmy Fallon in “Late Night”. He still hosts the talk show and earns $3 million every year. That’s quite a good amount.
Meyers also appeared in several movies and comedies such as; See This Movie, American Dreamz, I Don’t Know How She Does It, Journey to the Center of the Earth, Perception, and Maestro among others.
The most important part of his career that earned him attention and won him several awards and nominations in the TV appearance. Through: Saturday Night Live and Late Night with Seth Meyers shows, he has got over twenty prominent nominations. He won Primetime Emmy and two Writers Guild of America awards due to his commendable work on SNL.
Meyers must be generous and supportive. Why? He donated $10000 to Jimmy Funds, a charity organization in Boston. During Obama’s presidential campaign, he donated $4000.
Net Worth & Earnings
Having seen that this gentleman pockets $3 million every year for being the host of “Late Night”, we are yet to see his overall value of assets. How much would be the net worth of such a man? His estimated net worth is $14 million.
Seth came along way to success from being a writer of a show and now hosting his own. His favorite late night talk show was a breakthrough exposing him to wealth and numerous awards.