Kaitlin Olson is an American-born comedian as well as an actress who is best known for being a member of Groundlings which is a group based in Los Angeles California. In 2005, she had a role of Deandra “Sweet Dee” Reynolds in the television named “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.”
She has also made appearances in films which include “Leap Year,” “The Heat” and a voice actor in “Finding Dory.” Since January 2017, she has been playing the lead role in The Mick as Mackenzie “Mickey” Molng. Now let’s have a close look on Kaitlin Olson’s net worth in 2018.
Kaitlin Olson Early Life
Olson was born in 1975 on 18 August in Portland, Oregon. Kaitlin father’s name is Donald Olson. He worked at the Portland Tribune.
She grew up in Vashon Island, Washington, Puget Sound. Later, Olson’s family left that place and returned to her birthplace Portland. They settled on a farm at Tualatin.
Olson attended Tigard High School. The school is in Tigard, Oregon. Kaitlin later attended the University of Oregon where she graduated with a Bachelor’s in Theatre Arts in 1997.
After completing her degree, Olson migrated to Los Angeles. She chose the place to be the place she would start her acting career professionally.
Olson and Rob McElhenney started dating secretly. They began during the second season of Its Always Sunny in Philadelphia and Rob was her boss at that time. The two got married in 2008 on 27 September in California. The couple has two sons namely Axel Lee and Leo Grey McElhenney. Axel their first born was born in 2010 on September 1, and Leo was welcomed into the world in 2012 on 5 April.
Kaitlin Olson Career
Initially, she was a member of the Groundings. Olson toured cities including Kosovo, Bosnia, and Norway with USO.
Her guest appearances in television series and films were in Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Jamie Kennedy Experiment, Miss Match, Punk’d and The Drew Carey Show. Others are Out of Practice, Family Guy and a minor role in the Coyote Ugly film.
In 2004, she had a role of Deandra “Sweet Dee” Reynolds in Its Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Also, Olson voiced Ethel in the Brickleberry animated series. Kaitlin’s role in “The Heat” of 2013 was that of Melissa McCarthy.
In the Riches series, Olson had a reappearing role as Hartley Underwood. She among others tell stories about the victims of the 2016 Orlando nightclub shooting organized by human rights activists.
She currently stars in The Mick which premiered in January 2017 and is also its executive producer.
Awards & Achievements
In 2017 Olson won Blimp Award Courtesy of Finding Dory of 2006. Also, she was nominated for the BTVA feature Film Voice Acting Award. She didn’t win the latter.
Net Worth of Kaitlin Olson
Kaitlin Olson’s estimated net worth is over $18 million. Olson’s primary source of income is through acting. She has had various roles in the different television series and films such as It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia and The Riches. She has also voiced a character in animation series. The many roles have helped her earn big. As a result of that, she has managed to accumulate wealth which has contributed to her net worth.
Kaitlin Olson is an award-winning actress. Besides that, she is also a standup comedian and a voice actor. 0slon was a group member of Groundlings. She has had roles in it’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Leap Year, The Heat and The Riches. Also in Family Guy, The Jamie Kennedy Experiment and Curb Your Enthusiasm. Presently, she is acting in Micky as Mackenzie “Mickey” Molng. Her performance is nothing but exemplary portrayed by her numerous roles and high demand.