Pete Davidson is an American Comedian and actor who is a cast member on the show called ‘Saturday Night Live’. He has also appeared on several other tv series and mainstream movies. To know more about Pete Davidson and his net worth in 2018, read the following article.
Pete Davidson’s Early Life
Peter Davidson, commonly known by his pet name Pete Davidson was born on November 16, 1993, in Staten Island, New York. He was born to his father, Scott Davidson, and mother, Amy Davidson. He grew up with two younger sisters and is believed to be of German, Italian, English and Irish descent.
Davidson was just seven years old when his father died during the 9/11 attack. Davidson’s father was a New York City firefighter who was last seen running up the World Trade Centre, just before the entire building collapsed into the ground.
Davidson was largely affected by the loss of his father and he struggled with the suicidal thoughts at the time. His mother tried to take the help of a therapist but nothing worked for him, except that one thing which kept him out of all those thoughts was a ‘comedy’.
Few years after Davidson’s father’s death, he started doing stand-up comedy within the family and then showed his talent to his friends. Davidson had a stage fear initially, and his friends helped him a lot to overcome that fear. It was them who forced him to perform at one of the biggest stages of the standup comedian in New York. That was the major turning point in his career.
Davidson attended St. Joseph High school then went to Tottenville High School before transferring to a school in Brooklyn. For further education, he enrolled himself at St. Francis College but dropped out of the same due to career prospects in comedy. He is diagnosed with Crohn’s disease and is undergoing an intravenous treatment.
There is not much to share about Davidson’s dating life, he once dated Carly Aquilino, a star from ‘Girl Code’, but their relationship ended in a year with a mutual understanding. Currently, he is in a relationship with Cazzie David, the daughter of famous comedian, Larry David.
Pete Davidson’s Career, Awards and Achievements
One of his earliest and first onscreen appearance was in an episode of a series called ‘Failosophy’. The following month he appeared ‘PDA & Moms’ and in a reality TV comedy series called ‘Guy Code’. His performance was quite impressive and received a lot of appreciation for the same. The same year he got his first role as a standup comedian in the series ‘Gotham Comedy Live’, where his performance received a much-needed fame.
Davidson has made appearances on many popular series including ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’, ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’, ‘Comedy Underground with David Attell’, etc. Davidson is also a cast of the show ‘Saturday Night Live’ who also became one of the youngest cast members when he joined. Apart from that, he has also appeared in films including ‘Trainwreck’, ‘School Dance’, etc.
Awards and Achievements
Pete Davidson is an energetic young man who has achieved a lot of success in so little time. He has not been nominated for any major awards yet, but his biggest achievement would be being on the ‘Forbes 30 under 30’ List.
Net Worth of Pete Davidson
The estimated net worth of Pete Davidson is approximately $700 thousand. His main source of income has been his contribution to the comedy in the form of movies, series, and standup shows.
Pete Davidson is still young and has a whole life ahead of him to achieve the greatness. At a very young age, his depression almost killed him, but today, he is curing the depression of the world with his comical acts. Currently, he is in a relationship with a beautiful young girl and is fully focused on expanding his career.