Kenan Thompson is an actor and comedian from the United States. His debut TV work was in a comedy movie titled “D2: The Mighty Ducks’. Kenan Thompson has been recognized a lot for his work on “Saturday Night Live.” Keep reading to know more about Kenan Thompson’s net worth in 2018.
Kenan Thompson was born on May 10, 1978, in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. His father is Fletcher Thompson, and his mother is Elizabeth Ann Thompson. Kenan Thompson has 1 sister and 1 brother, Feleecia Thompson and Kerwin Thompson.
Kenan Thompson was grown and raised in his hometown. He studied at the Tri-Cities High School graduating in 1996.
Since 2011, Kenan Thompson has been married to the model Christina Evangeline. Kenan and Christina gave birth to 1 daughter, her name is Georgia Marie Thompson, and she was born on June 20, 2014.
Kenan Thompson did a few theater and stage work during his time at school. In 1994, he had his debut TV work in a comedy movie titled “D2: The Mighty Ducks”, which he also appeared on its other movie “D3: The Mighty Ducks”. In the same year, Kenan Thompson began appearing on one of his most successful live sketch comedy show titled “All That.”
In 2003, Kenan Thompson began his work with NBC’s “Saturday Night Live,” and until now it is considered as one of his most recognized roles on TV. His highest grossing and most popular movies so far including a comedy titled “Good Burger,” the romantic comedy “Fat Albert,” the action thriller titled “Snakes on a Plane,” and the comedy-drama movie “Barbershop 2: Back in Business”.
Kenan Thompson has also voice acted on several animated movies including the comedy “Rock Dog,” and “The Smurfs’. Another high grossing and animated movie that he appeared in is “Space Chimps” which he worked in along with Patrick Warburton, Andy Samberg, Cheryl Hines, and others.
Kenan Thompson’s 2017 – 2018 series and shows work including the animated series “Nature Cat,” comedy-drama “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” and more episodes of “Saturday Night Live” and “Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday.”
His 2017 – 2019 movie appearances including a comedy crime movie titled “Going in Style,” an animated adventure comedy “Amusement Park,” and an untitled animated comedy movie by Lani Pixels.
Awards & Achievements
Kenan Thompson has only won the 2000 Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite TV Actor for the live sketch comedy show “All That.” However, he received 3 award nominations for the comedy series “Kenan & Kel,” including 2 Image Awards for Outstanding Performance in a Youth or Children’s Series/Special, and a Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite TV Actor.
Kenan Thompson is one of the longest-running cast members of “Saturday Night Live” comedy show, and he was nominated for 3 awards for the show including the Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, Prism Award for Best Performance in a TV Comedy Series, and the 2017 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics.
Net Worth of Kenan Thompson
The estimated net worth of the comedian and actor Kenan Thompson is reaching up to $8 million. He made his millions fortune from the TV movies, series and shows he has been appearing on. Kenan Thompson has been gaining huge success from the “Saturday Night Live” as he has been a cast member of it since more than a decade.
Kenan Thompson will soon be ranked as one of the greatest comedians of all time. He has been appearing on TV movies and series since the 1990s. Kenan Thompson gained huge success when he began his work with “Saturday Night Live” show. Kenan Thompson is married to Christina Evangeline, they have 1 daughter, and they are happily living together.