Jordan Peele Net Worth : How Rich is The Comedian In 2022?

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Peele is an American comedian, actor, and director who is best known for his work in both comedy and horror.

Early Life and Biography

Full Name Jordan Haworth Peele
Birth Date / Age February 21, 1979 / 43 Years Old
Birth Place New York City, New York, USA
Source of Wealth Acting / Filmmaking
Relationship Status Married To Chelsea Peretti
Height 5 ft. 9 in. / 175 cm.

Jordan Haworth Peele was born to Hayward and Lucinda Williams in New York City in February 1979. His mother raised him on the Upper West Side of New York City.

Jorden Peele Early Life

Peele, on the other hand, went to the Computer School in Manhattan before going to The Calhoun School and graduating from there in 1997.

The performer then went to Sarah Lawrence College in Yonkers, but after two years, he dropped out to start a comedy duo with a classmate, Rebecca Drysdale.

Peele met his future co-star on Key & Peele, Keegan-Michael Key, when he joined the cast of Mad TV in 2003. As soon as they started working together, the two started to have funny chemistry.

Jordan Peele Net Worth

Jordan Peele has a net worth of $50 million and works as an actor, writer, director, and comedian in the United States. Jordan first became well-known because of the sketch show “Key and Peele,” which ran on Comedy Central for 5 seasons and 53 episodes from 2012 to 2015.

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Then Jordan switched to directing movies full-time. His career went through the roof after his 2017 movie “Get Out” became a surprise hit and made $255 million at the box office.

Career and Awards

He started doing improv in Chicago with Boom Chicago and Second City. He was also the host of MTV’s “Comedy Weekend” at the beginning of the 2000s. In 2003, he was put on the sketch comedy show “MADTv,” where he met Keegan-Michael Key for the first time. Jordan made many popular characters on the show, and he became known for doing great impressions of Ja Rule, James Brown, Justin Guarini, and Barack Obama, among others. The song “Sad Fitty Cent” he wrote was also up for an Emmy. He was on the show for a total of five years.

Jordan Peele with Awards

Then, he had a recurring role on “Children’s Hospital” and was in the pilot for “The Station.” In 2012, he and Keegan-Michael Key started their own show on Comedy Central called “Key and Peele.” Key and Peele ran for 5 seasons and 53 episodes before ending in 2015. The show won a Peabody Award and two Primetime Emmy Awards.

Peele and Key wrote, produced, and acted in the 2016 movie “Keanu.” Jordan’s first movie as a director, “Get Out,” came out in 2017. He wrote the script and made the movie, which cost $4.5 million to make. The movie was a huge hit right away, and Jordan became the first black writer-director whose first movie made more than $100 million at the box office. In the end, the movie made $255 million around the world. At the 2018 Academy Awards, the movie “Get Out” was up for Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Picture. He got the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay.

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He was nominated again for an Academy Award for producing the movie “BlacKkKlansman.”

The 2019 movie “Us,” which he wrote, directed, and produced, made $255 million on a $20 million budget.

Family and Education

Jordan Haworth Peele was born to Hayward and Lucinda Williams in New York City in February 1979. His mother raised him on the Upper West Side of New York City.

Jordan Peele Net Worth

Peele, on the other hand, went to the Computer School in Manhattan before going to The Calhoun School and graduating from there in 1997.

The performer then went to Sarah Lawrence College in Yonkers, but after two years, he dropped out to start a comedy duo with a classmate, Rebecca Drysdale.

At the moment, the director has 1.3 million Instagram followers. In addition, as of July 2022, Peele has another 1.9 million people following him on Twitter.

 

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Personal Life

In 2013, Peele started dating another comedian, Chelsea Peretti. In 2015, they got engaged. In 2016, they ran away together and had their first child in 2017.

Chelsea Peretti and Jordan Peele

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Deal and Contract

Jordan signed a new contract with Universal Pictures on October 1, 2019, that will keep his production company at the studio for the next 5 years. The deal is very lucrative. According to reports, it could be a “nine-figure” deal on par with $300-400 million deals that other producers got around the same time. But unlike other deals, Jordan’s money is not given to him right away. Instead, it is paid out once a year based on a large base and the possibility of a very large bonus.

FAQ About Jorden Peele

Who does Jordan Peele have a family with?

Since 2016, Peele has been married to the comedian and actress Chelsea Peretti. Most people know her as Gina Linetti from the comedy show Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

How old is Jordan Peele?

The author of “Get Out” has his birthday on February 21st every year. Peele was born in 1979, so in the late winter of 2023, he will be 44 years old.

What is New Project of Jordan Peele?

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