Iliza Shlesinger is a popular comedian from the United States who has won the title of ‘Last Comic Standing’ on NBC. She won the reality competition in 2008. She later hosted the dating show called ‘Excused’ which was syndicated for CBS. Shlesinger is currently the host of Freedom’s late-night talk show ‘Truth & Iliza’. She has also hosted the game show called ‘Separation Anxiety’ on TBS. Here is a quick summary of Iliza Shlesinger’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Iliza Shlesinger Early Life
Iliza Vie Shlesinger was born on 22 February 1983, in Dallas, Texas. She spent her childhood in Dallas.
She completed her schooling from Greenhill School which is a private school. She has participated on the improvisation team of Greenhill. Following that, she went to the University of Kansas. In there, she was seen in ‘Semester at Sea’. Shlesinger, later transferred to Boston’s Emerson College and majored in film.
Iliza Shlesinger is currently single but was reported to be in a relationship with comedian Bret Ernst in the past.
When she was at Emerson College, she was a member of Jimmy’s Traveling All-Stars, which is a comedy sketch group. In there, she used to work in her editing and writing skills. Following that, Shlesinger moved to Los Angeles for a career in stand-up comedy.
Iliza Shlesinger Career, Awards & Achievement
In Los Angeles, Iliza Shlesinger was a member of the stand-up comedian group called Whiteboy Comedy. Later, she performed in ‘The Improv’. In 2007, she won the contest ‘So You Think You’re Funny’ on MySpace. She has been featured as ‘Myspace Girl of the Week’ on the G4 network.
She has appeared in many TV shows like ‘History of a Joke’, ‘Comics Unleashed’, ‘John Oliver’s New York Stand Up Show’, ‘America’s Next Top Producer’, ‘Forbes Celebrity 100’, and Comedy Central Presents’.
Shlesinger also had her own show on the mobile network GOTV and was a contributor for Heavy.com. In 2008, she won NBC’s Last Comic Standing and became the youngest person as well as the first female to win it. Later, she contributed to the History Channel’s ‘Surviving the Holidays’.
In 2010, Shlesinger came up with the comedy video entitled ‘Man Up and Act Like a Lady’. On her website, she released ‘iliza LIVE’. She has featured in the videos series of ‘Slate’. She was the host of TheStream.Tv’s ‘The Weakly News’ in 2012. The following year, she starred in the movie ‘Paradise’.
She has co-hosted the radio show ‘StarTalk’ in 2016. In 2013, she released the comedy album ‘War Paint’. She has also released the comedy albums ‘Freezing Hot’ and ‘Confirmed Kills’. In 2017, Shlesinger started the show ‘Truth & Iliza’ on Freedom channel.
Awards & Achievements
Iliza Shlesinger’s biggest career achievement is to be the winner of the 2008 ‘Last Comic Standing’. She has also successfully hosted television shows and is very active in her profession. We can expect her to see perform better and grab an award or many awards in the near future.
Net Worth of Iliza Shlesinger
The estimated net worth of Iliza Shlesinger is more than $1.5 million. She attributes this wealth after she won the ‘Last Comic Standing’ in 2008. She has appeared in many shows and has also been credited in movies. She has also worked in the miniseries ‘Forever 31’. In 2019, she will be contributing to ‘Instant Family’. Shlesinger has successfully released albums and has hosted shows on both radio and television. She has released the book entitled, ‘Girl Logic: The Genius and the Absurdity’ in 2017.
Iliza Shlesinger is one of the most successful female comedians in the world. She hosted many shows and has also done works for the internet. She is a very talented young lady, who also works as a writer. Iliza Shlesinger is busy with her future endeavors and has to deliver a lot to her fans.