Jerry Seinfeld is an American comedian and actor. He has got a huge net worth and that majority comes from the creation of Seinfeld that has proven to be one of the biggest sitcoms. Jerry himself owns about 7.5% of the royalties as it has become one of the most profitable TV shows of all time. He has earned a lot while the show was going on and the process is still going on. Due to the high demand for this sitcom, it was sold in many parts of the country and he is still earning from it. Let’s take a look at more details about this talented comedian.
Early Life, Childhood, and Bio
Jerry was born on April 29th, 1954 in Brooklyn, New York. He used to study at the State University of New York before transferring to Queens College. He got a degree in communications and Theater. During his childhood, he had a passion for comedy, and luck also favored him. After college, he spent 15 long years in his comedy career before venturing into TV. His appearance on Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson made him an overnight star. He also became a part of late-night with David Lettermen. As a comedian, he used to tour all over the globe that helped him earn a lot of money. He is 66 years old currently while his height is five feet and ten inches.
Creation of Seinfeld and Net Worth
Jerry teamed up with Larry David and created The Seinfeld Chronicles. There were a total of 180 episodes and nine seasons were brought for the audiences. The total net worth of Jerry is estimated to be $950 million. He is one of the richest actors in the entertainment industry and a lot of credit goes to Seinfeld. It has become a global phenomenon and he has earned billion dollars through success.
Netflix paid him $500 million and have acquired the digital right of the show. He used to earn $20-50 million in a year that is massive. All credit goes to his touring and Seinfeld that made him what he is today. He loves to lead a lavish lifestyle and has everything that he wishes for.
Jerry is famous for dating a school Shoshanna Lonstein when he was 38 years old. There was a huge age gap between the two but they still managed to date for about four years. He started dating Jessica Sklar who was about to marry another man. However, she left her husband and came back to Jerry. He got married to Jessica Sklar and surprisingly their marriage is going strong since then.
The couple has three children together. He has a huge collection of Porche’s and owns a total of 150 vehicles. He has many properties at his disposal and if he sells them he would earn a huge fortune. You will be surprised to know that he has constructed a special garage that is worth $500 thousand. It has the capacity to park many cars inside and something that has never been seen before.