Stephen Colbert Net Worth: Stephen Colbert is one of the Richest American Comedian having an estimated net worth of $60 million. Colbert is also an actor, writer-producer as well as a television host. Stephen was born on May 13, 1964 (age 54) in Washington, D.C. US to Lorna Elizabeth Colbert, his mother who was a homemaker and James William Colbert Jr., his father who was a physician and the first vice president at the Medical University of South Carolina. His wife Evelyn McGee-Colbert is an actress. Colbert has three children Madeline, Peter and John.
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Colbert is popularly known for hosting the Comedy Central Program The Colbert Report from 2005 to 2014 and the CBS late night talk show The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. Colbert always intended to be a dramatic actor, but while at Northwestern University he became interested in improvisational theatre. Colbert’s first professional theatre was as an understudy at Second City Chicago.
Colbert rose to fame with his work as a correspondent on Comedy Central’s news-parody series “The Daily Show”. However, he left the show in 2005 to host a news satire television program “The Colbert Report”. On April 2016, Stephen Colbert appeared as the featured entertainer at the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner. In 2015 he replaced David Letterman as host of the Late Show on CBS. Further, in September 2017, he hosted the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards.
Colbert honoured with numerous awards such as nine Primetime Emmy Awards, two Grammy Awards, and two Peabody Awards. He was amongst the 100 Most Influential People in 2006 and 2012 in Time’s List. His book I Am America (And So Can You!) was ranked number 1 on the The New York Times Best Seller list in 2007.