Michael Che is one of the distinguished stand-up comedians who grabbed worldwide fame for appearing on the popular late-night TV show Saturday Night Live. He joined the show as a writer in 2013 and currently serves as co-anchor on Weekend Update, becoming the first black anchor on the segment.
Michael also hosted the 70th Primetime Emmy Award with Colin Jost. He previously worked as a correspondent for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.
How Much Is Michael Che Worth? Salary From Saturday Night Live?
Michael Che owns $4 million net worth as of 2020. The veteran comedian has earned the majority of his wealth from his years-long association with Saturday Night Live and many other works.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Michael Che is paid $15,000 per episode (i.e $315,000 per season) from SNL. Its cast members make $7,000 per episode during their first year.
One of the longest cast members of the SNL Aidy Bryant possesses $4 million net worth. She receives $25,000 per episode or $525,000 a year per season from the show.
Bill Murray, Andy Samberg, Tina Fey, and Eddie Murphy are also the prominent faces on the show.
Michael Che kick-started his journey in the entertainment industry appearing on the Late Show with David Letterman in 2012. In 2014, the comedian featured in The Half Hour and The Daily Show.
He also worked in many other popular programs like WWE Raw and WrestleMania 35.
Michael made his film debut with Chinese Puzzle in 2013. A year after, the actor featured in Top Five, which was turned out to be a commercially successful grossing over $26 million at the box office. The movie starred Chris Rock, Rosario Dawson, and more.
Promised To Pay Rent For 160 NY Apartments In The Honor Of Her Grandma Demise
Michael Che’s grandmother passed away due to pandemic coronavirus in early of April 2020. She resided in the New York complex for years. Following her death, the comedian vowed to cover one month’s rent for all residents living in the Apartments.
Sources suggest that the rent of the apartment in New York is $3,898 for a studio, $4,144 for one-bedroom, and $7,848 for two bedrooms.
Is The Youngest Of Seven Children
Michael Che was born on 19th May 1983, in Manhattan, New York City, New York. He is the son of Nathaniel Campbell and Rose Campbell. He grew up in a large family along with six elder siblings.
Michael attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts.
Who Is Michael Che Dating?
Michael Che is not dating anyone as of 2020. The comedian has kept all the details of his love life away from the mainstream.