Stephen Colbert Net Worth 2022: Early Life, Career, Personal Life, and More Update!
Stephen Colbert Net Worth: Stephen Colbert is an American comedian, writer, actor, author, and talk show host who has a net worth of $75 million. He is best known for being the host of the Comedy Central show “The Colbert Report” from 2005 to 2014, and the CBS talk program “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” beginning in 2015.
Stephen Colbert Early Life
Stephen Colbert was born on the 13th of May, 1964, in Washington D.C. Colbert is the son of Lorna and James William Colbert Jr. He was the youngest of eleven siblings, James, Edward, Mary, William, Margo, Thomas, Jay, Elizabeth, Paul, Peter, and Stephen.
In 1974, when he was 10, his father and two brothers were killed in an air crash. His mother relocated the family to Charleston, where he attended the Episcopal Porter-Gaud School.
Stephen Colbert Net Worth
As of December 2022, Stephen Colbert’s net worth is approximately $75 Million.
|Net Worth:||$75 Million|
|Born:||May 13, 1964|
|Height:||1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Country of Origin:||United States of America|
|Source of Wealth:||Professional Actor/Comedian|
Stephen Colbert Career
In 1988, Colbert started his career by taking some free improvisation classes. In 1995, he left Second City and moved to New York to work with Sedaris and Dinello on a comedy show for TV called “Exit 57.” Even though the show got good reviews, it only had 12 episodes.
In 1996, he worked on “The Dana Carvey Show” as a cast member and writer, along with Steve Carell, Robert Smigel, and Dino Stamatopoulos. However, the show was canceled because the satire was not funny. Colbert, along with Sedaris and Dinello worked on a new comedy serial, Strangers with Candy, for Comedy Central. Characterized as a cult show, its 32 episodes were aired between 1999 and 2000.
At the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner in 2006 as the featured entertainer, his satire targeted President Bush and the media. He shocked the audience to silence but became an internet and media sensation. In 2007, he published I Am America (And So Can You! ), a book containing political satire written primarily by him, with only a minor contribution from his writing staff.
— Stephen Colbert (@StephenAtHome) December 1, 2022