Patton Oswalt is a well-known American actor who is best known for appearing in the television series ‘The King of Queens’. He is also a writer, voice actor, and stand-up comedian. Oswalt has successfully lent his voice in the animated movie ‘Ratatouille’. He has appeared in many films and television shows in his career. Here is a quick summary of Patton Oswalt’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Patton Oswalt Early Life
Patton Peter Oswalt was born in Portsmouth, Virginia on January 27, 1969, to his parents Larry J. Oswalt and Carla Oswalt. He is the older brother of Matt Oswalt.
Oswalt completed his schooling in 1987 from Broad Run High School located in Ashburn, Virginia. He has completed his college degree from College of William and Mary. He was a member of the Phi Kappa Tau Fraternity.
In September 2005, Patton Oswalt got married to Michelle McNamara who is a journalist. They have a daughter named Alice born in 2009. In April 2016, his wife died in her sleep in their home in Los Angeles, California. In July 2017, he was engaged to actress Meredith Salenger.
Oswalt supports PETA and is an atheist.
Patton Oswalt Career, Awards & Achievement
Patton Oswalt began his career as a stand-up comedian in the late 1980s. He then became a writer for MADtv. In 1994, he guest-appeared in the television show ‘Seinfeld’. He became a cast of the show ‘The King of Queens’ in 1998. His other television role includes ‘Wordgirl’, ‘Lewis Black’s Root of All Evil’, ‘United States of Tara’, ‘Neighbors from Hell’, ‘Robotomy, ‘The Heart, She Holler’, and ‘Archer’.
In 1996, he was seen in the film ‘Down Periscope’. He has also appeared in the 2001 film ‘Zoolander’. In 2005, he was the star and the executive producer of ‘The Comedians of Comedy’. He has also appeared in the films ‘Balls of Fury’, ‘Big Fan’, ‘The Informant!’, ‘Young Adult’, ‘Nature Calls’, ‘Freaks of Nature’, and ‘Space Cop’.
He has lent his voice in the films ‘Nerdland’, ‘Mune: Guardian of the Moon’, ‘Beautiful Darling’, and ‘Ratatouille’.
Oswalt has also released many albums. In 2003, he released his first album called ‘222’. His first No. 1 album ‘Werewolves and Lollipops’ was released in 2007’. Other albums include ‘My Weakness is Strong’, ‘Finest Hour’, and ‘Talking for Clapping’. He has also released 5 EPs and 3 compilation albums.
He is currently appearing in the TV show ‘The Goldbergs’.
Awards & Achievements
In 2016, Patton Oswalt won the Primetime Emmy Award. He was nominated for the 2008 Annie Awards and has also been nominated in the Behind the Voice Actors Award in 2016. In 2013, he won the Critics Choice Television Award and was nominated for the 20115 Writers Guild of America. Oswalt has won one Grammy Award from four nominations. He is also an honorary member of the Visual Effects Society.
Net Worth of Patton Oswalt
Patton Oswalt has an estimated net worth of more than $15 million. He makes his fortune by successfully appearing in many films and television shows. He has also released many albums and has also appeared in music videos. He has also lent his voice to many video games and a mobile game.
Patton Oswalt is considered one of the most popular actors in the world. He has appeared in several television shows and has also released comedy albums. He is popular for successfully lending his voice to the video game series ‘Minecraft: Story Mode’. He is also a writer and has written many books including comics. Oswalt has also produced some shows and films. Oswalt is popular not just in the entertainment industry but also in the gaming world.