Jon Lovitz is an American singer, actor, and comedian who is best known for appearing on Saturday Night Live between 1985 and 1990. He has also portrayed the character of Jay Sherman in The Critics. Other of his appearances are in Rat Race, A League of Their Own, High School High, The Brave Little Toaster, Big, The Wedding Singer and The Benchwarmers among other various films and television series. Now let’s have a close look on Jon Lovitz’s net worth in 2019.
Jon Lovitz was born in 1957 on 21st July as Jonathan Michael Lovitz. His birthplace was Tarzana, Los Angeles, California. He is the son of a doctor.
Lovitz is a graduate of the University of Arizona, Irvine. In 1979, he graduated from there with a degree in theatre.
Jon Lovitz has managed to keep his personal life and relationship life a secret despite being a celebrity. There are no records on either of the two.
Between 1985 and 1990, Lovitz was a cast member of Saturday Night Live. During that period, he played several roles. They include Tommy Flanagan, Master Thespian, Mephistopheles, Michael Dukakis, Annoying Man, Tonto and Harvey Fierstein.
Jon also appeared in Foley Square which starred Margaret Colin. It was aired between 1985 and 1986. In the series, his character was that of an investigator who was a mole in the district’s attorney’s office.
He has voiced a character in The Brave Little Toaster. Jon has also appeared in The Critic, The Way We Was, A Streetcar Named Marge, Triple Bypass, The Simpsons and Brush with Greatness.
In the duet titled Well, Did You Evah, he and Robert Williams perfectly sing their respective parts. The song is on the album of Williams called Swing When You’re Winning which was released in 2011. Lovitz also sang the song We Are the Orphans in Two and a Half Men hit series.
In addition to that, he has appeared in advertising campaigns, Broadway theater and also performed stand-up comedy. He started his stand-up career at the Laugh Industry located in Los Angeles, California in 2003.
Then, he opened The Jon Lovitz Comedy Club in 2009. Its location is on Universal CityWalk in Universal Studios Hollywood. Two years later, its name changed. The new one became Jon Lovitz Comedy Club & Podcast Theatre. In 2014 on 5th November, the place closed.
Others include Last Resort, My Stepmother Is an Alien, Jumping Jack Flash, Three Amigos, Mr. Destiny, The Buzz, Mom and Dad Save the World and Loaded Weapon 1.
Awards & Achievements
In 1998, Jon won a National Board of Review, USA award. The award was in the category of best acting by an ensemble.
Net Worth of Jon Lovitz
Jon Lovitz has an estimated net worth of $12 million. He has various sources of income. They include his appearances in films, television series as well as commercials and voice acting. His contract with the Saturday Night Live was worth $500 thousand. His appearance in the Yellow Pages from 1999 to 2000 was worth $33 million. He also performs stand-up comedy and once owned a club.
Jon Lovitz is an incredible actor. In addition to that, he is a stand-up comedian as well as a singer. He is best known for his role of Jay Sherman in The Critics. He has also appeared in other films and television series. They include Rat Race, A League of Their Own and The Benchwarmers just to mention a few. Additionally, he has appeared in commercials, performed and voiced characters of different animated films.