Cecily Strong is an American based actress, a voice actress, as well as a comedian, who is best recognized for being a cast member of Saturday Night Live, the show which she joined during the year 2012. Keep reading to know more about Cecily Strong’s net worth in 2018.
Cecily Strong Early Life
Cecily Strong was born in the year 1984 to Penelope and William “Bill” Strong. Her birthplace was Springfield, situated inside Illinois and her upbringing was done in Oak Park, situated inside Illinois, known as a district of Chicago.
Her father has served as an Associated Press bureau principal. Also, he is at present working as a managing partner within Chicago based public relations organization.
It is revealed that her parents took divorce. She was brought up loving SNL as a kid, re-enacting sketches along with her friend as well as watching previous SNL commercials right on VHS.
Glancing at her education, she appeared in Oak Park as well as River Forest High School prior joining to the Chicago Academy for the Arts for her senior year, wherein she completed graduated during the year 2002.
Later, she learned acting from California Institute of the Arts (abbreviated as CalArts), completing graduation in the year 2006 through a BFA degree in theatre. Post completing graduation from CalArts, she came back to Chicago, wherein she educated at the Second City Conservatory as well as iO Chicago.
Cecily Strong Career
Cecily Strong started off her career by performed regularly in The Second City as well as iO Chicago. Moreover, she has performed right on a cruise ship along with parallel Second City associates for a span of four months”.
Besides, she performed in the Chicago Sketch Fest, Chicago Just for Laughs, New York Sketchfest, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, at the Goodman Theater, Bailiwick Theater, the Mercury Theater, as well as along with all-female improv cast named Virgin Daiquiri.
Apart from that, the actress made debut in the form of a featured player appearing on Saturday Night Live during the year 2012. She has even co-anchored the recurrent Weekend Update part along with Seth Meyers, right from season 39 premiere.
Later this actress too co-anchored along with Colin Jost, and she got substituted on Weekend Update by a writer named Michael Che, right from season 40 premiere in September of 2014.
The actress was known to be a featured entertainer during the year 2015 White House Correspondents’ Association dinner (mentioning that actually, she was the leading straight lady to be so). Moreover, she criticised the different news organizations within attendance, candidates of every persuasion, and also President Obama.
Awards & Achievements
Cecily Strong’s achievement is working as a cast member of the NBC television series entitled as Saturday Night Live.
Net Worth of Cecily Strong
Cecily Strong has an estimated net worth of $1 million. She has made most of her fortune with her career as actress, voice actress, as well as a comedian.
Till now in her career, she is greatest identified and also earned well by working as cast associate of famous NBC television series entitled as Saturday Night Live. The actress has performed with The Second City as well as iO Chicago.
Moreover, she earned well by being a featured player while working on Saturday Night Live during the year 2012 as well as worked as co-anchor of Weekend Update.
It is found that the actress’ celebrity impressions made on SNL highlight Anjelica Huston, Ariana Grande, Sofia Vergara, Fran Drescher, Alanis Morissette, Khloe Kardashian, Rachel Maddow, Lana Del Rey, and Gloria Estefan.
Apart from that, the actress is acknowledged for recurrent characters played as “The Girl You Wish You Hadn’t Started a Conversation With at a Party” as well as Kyra from “The Girlfriends Talk Show.”
Being a voice actress, she has also lent voice for the TV series entitled The Awesome right from 2013 till 2014 and also featured within 2015 film entitled as The Bronze.
Of all her works till now in her career, Cecily Strong is greatly famous for being cast member on Saturday Night Live. Her appearance on the show gave her major fame and experience as well. She is also talented to offer her voice as she is a voice actress as well.