John Mulaney is an American comedian, actor, and, writer. He has made his name as a stand-up comedian and writer for the popular show called Saturday Night Live featuring in specials like The Top Part, The Comeback Kid, and Kid Gorgeous. Previously, he has also been the creator of the sitcom called Mulaney.
Mulaney was born on August 26, 1982, in Chicago, Illinois. He is the third of four children. His life has circulated around acting and comedy. When he was only 7 years old, he had the chance to be part of Home Alone but that sadly didn’t work out for him. During his days studying at St. Clement School, he would do skits and perform whenever he got the chance.
He loved watching television with some of his favorites being I Love Lucy, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, and The Cosby Show. He used to watch almost any comedy shows that used to air on screen which shows how much interest he had in it. He later went to attend St. Ignatius College Prep and eventually graduated from Georgetown University where his focus of study was English Literature and Religion.
Right after finishing college, he had his eyes set on a career in comedy. After moving to New York, he started working as an office assistant for Comedy Central. Mulaney was full of creative ideas even back then and used to develop his own ideas to give the fans new experiences. He also worked as a commentator for Best Week Ever. However, his big success would come when he would become a part of Saturday Night Live.
Along with TJ Miller and Kroll, they auditioned on August of 2008. He then went on to become a member of the writing and started his journey in the new workplace. Working at such a place requires a lot of creativity as well as a natural grasp of comedy instilled among the people.
Mulaney seems to have passed this benchmark being part of the development of a character called Stefon along with Bill Hader which became a regular a part of the show. He has mentioned that he had the opportunity to work with some great people where ideas were encouraged and thus great execution of them flourished. This can be seen from their feat of being nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series along with the SNL writing staff for 4 consecutive years.
He is high in demand in the world of comedy which has thus seen him be a part of many Stand-up comedy performances. He released a stand-up comedy album called The Top Part in 2009 and a stand-up comedy special called New In Town in 2012.
He went on to release his third stand-up comedy special called The Comeback Kid, which was a big hit that released in Netflix. He even received a nomination for it at the Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special.
John Mulaney Net Worth
According to Celebrity Net Worth, he has an estimated net worth of $3 million. Apart from being a full-time member of the team of Saturday Night live, he also does tours all around America. He is able to do this as the filming of the show is done in sequences, like 3 days in a row. Then there are possibilities of breaks like 2 weeks.
Mulaney has managed to thus be part of this great show as well as go on the road to perform for fans live. Kid Gorgeous is probably his most successful stand-up comedy tour which concluded on April of 2018. This has helped him to be in a winning situation as he is getting to market his comedian acts at Saturday Night live and then use it to get a lot of audiences when he is on tour. Because of this, he has been able to elevate his net worth immensely.
It was announced that Mulaney had married a makeup artist named Annmarie Tendler on July 5, 2014, with the wedding ceremony being performed by good friend Dan Levy. In the past, it was reported that Mulaney suffered from Alcoholism but today he is free from any form of addiction to alcohol. Looking into the future, Mulaney says that he might consider writing more narrative shows for his audiences.