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Kenan Thompson Net Worth in 2021 - Here's The Complete Breakdown

Frances Published On Tue Sep 07 2021   Modified On Tue Sep 07 2021
Kenan Thompson Net Worth in 2021 - Here's The Complete Breakdown

Is Kenan Thompson A Millionaire? Find The Details Here.

Kenan Thompson, an American actor, and comedian is the oldest member of the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live. He is on the show since 2003. 

Actor/comedian Thompson was born on May 10, 1978, in Compton, California. When he was nine months old, he moved to Atlanta, Georgia, with his parents Fletcher and Elizabeth Ann Thompson alongside his older brother and sister.

5' 8" tall, Kenan is a married man. He took his vows with his beloved wife Christina Evangeline on November 11, 2011, in front of their close family and friends. They share two beautiful daughters, Georgia Thompson and Gianna Thompson, whom they welcomed on June 20, 2014, and August 2, 2018.

Kenan Thompson's Net Worth as of 2021

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Kenan Thompson's net worth as of 2021 is estimated to be $13 million. He mainly earns his greens from Saturday Night Live since he is involved with the show for the last nineteen years. Yes, almost two decades.

Kenan Thompson's net worth as of 2021 is estimated to be $13 million.

Kenan Thompson is a millionaire.
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As per the reports of SNL, the first-year cast members get paid $7000 per episode, which totals up to $147000. Similarly, the second-year cast makes $8000 per episode and $168000. Since Thompson is connected with SNL for almost two decades, he is estimated to receive a paycheck of $3 million per year.

Kenan Thompson Career As An Actor, Host And A Comedian

Kenan Thompson started his career as an entertainment reporter for CNN's "Real News for Kids." Afterward, he portrayed himself as an actor in many TV series such as All That and Kenan & Kel. While he was in high school, he started making his first movie, D2: The Mighty Ducks.

Due to his amazing celebrity impression skills on display, Kenan Thompson was nominated for four Primetime Emmys, thrice for Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy Series.

Kenan Thompson is a Primetime Emmy Award Winner.
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43-year-old Kenan joined the sketch comedy Saturday Night Live in 2003. Since then, he is there and is now the oldest and the most senior cast member of the show. Due to his amazing celebrity impression skills on display, Thompson was nominated for four Primetime Emmys, thrice for Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy Series. Furthermore, Vulture referred to him as the "heir apparent" to Phil Hartman

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In 2009, Kenan gave his voice in the Fox cartoon series Sit Down, Shut Up, which premiered on April 19, 2009. It was later closed down due to low ratings and views. 

Kenan Thompson was also the judges for NBC's comedy competition series Bring the Funny.

Kenan Thompson is one of the multi-talented artists.
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Primetime Emmy Award winner Kenan also became one of the judges for NBC's comedy competition series Bring the Funny. He also served the Nickelodean's All That revival, in which Kenan's single-camera comedy The Kenan Show was featured in May 2019. 

The show was later retitled, Kenan, where Thomspon acts as a newly-widowed father determined to be a super dad. With his amazing skills in the front, he was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series in 2021.

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