What Is The Net Worth Of Actor Will Forte?

Best known as the cast member on late-night live sketch comedy and variety show Saturday Night Live, Will Forte is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, and voice actor. He is also famous as the creator and star of TV sitcom The Last Man on Earth.

On the other hand, Forte was a writer on TV period sitcom That ’70s Show. Likewise, his other work credits include movies and series like MacGruber, Nebraska, Booksmart, Good Boys, Scoob!, and Flipped.

According to the Celebrity Net Worth, SNL cast member Will has an estimated net worth of $14 million in 2023. On the other hand, The Richest claims that he is worth $6 million.


Will Forte entered into comedy by producing and writing a comic book titled ‘101 Things to Definitely Not Do If You Want to Get a Chick’. After that, he got work for the CBS late-night talk show, Late Show with David Letterman hosted by David Letterman.

Then, he joined the world-famous comedy group The Groundlings and later was hired as the writer for shows like 3rd Rock from the Sun, The Jenny McCarthy Show, and The Army Show. Finally, in 2002, he joined Saturday Night Live as a writer. Also, he used to appear in the show with various roles till 2003.

Additionally, in 2007, Will wrote the screenplay for The Brothers Solomon and even had the leading role of the childlike “Dean Solomon” as well as the title role. He is also the writer of the movie MacGruber.

The Last Man on Earth creator Will Forte
The Last Man on Earth creator Will Forte
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Then, 5 feet inches tall Forte left SNF due to some professional and personal reasons. He played the recurring role of Tomas / Paul L’astname on the TV series 30 Rock. Gradually, the writer worked as a voice actor in numerous films like A Good Old Fashioned Orgy, Tim and Eric’s Billion Dollar Movie, Rock of Ages, That’s My Boy, and The Watch.

Similarly, in 2013, Forte starred as David Grant in the film Nebraska. From 2015 to 2018, he created, wrote, and starred on the TV sitcom The Last Man on Earth. His notable acting credits include movies and TV series such as Alien News Desk, A Futile as a Courgette, Extra Ordinary, Booksmart, Good Boys, and others.

Moreover, in 2020, SNL star voiced Tim Willoughby in the film The Willoughbys and Shaggy Rogers in an animated movie Scooby!. Also, his 2020 onwards post-production acting films and shows are Sweeth Tooth, Housebroken, The Great North, and MacGruber 2.


Emmy Award nominee Will owns a lavish contemporary house in Carmel Highlands, California.

The villa covering 3,612 square feet along with oceanfront 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms was purchased for $6.25 million whose final asking price was $6.975 million.

Will Forte's $6.25 million worth house in Carmel Highlands, California
Will Forte’s $6.25 million worth house in Carmel Highlands, CaliforniaImage Source: Variety

Before this, Forth had bought a mansion in Santa Monica, California paying $850,000 just before 2 weeks before being hired by SNL.


Forte works on the Board of Directors of the National Policy and Advocacy Council on Homelessness. He is is an active supporter of those non-profit organizations founded to support public education, research, and training in stem cell biology.

At Duke Medical Center, Will became the primary donor to the establishment of a research fellowship for a 3rd-year medical student.

In 2020, he won $32,000 for the charity The Pangea Network playing the TV game show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.


Will Forte was born Orville Willis Forte IV on born June 17, 1970, in Alameda, California, the United States.

Nebraska actor’s father, Orville Willis Forte III is a financial broker while the mother, Patricia C. Forte is an artist as well as a former school teacher. He has a sister named Michelle Forte.

52 years old star graduated from Acalanes High School in 1988. Later, he attended the University of California.

Who Is Will Forte Engaged To?

The Last Man on Earth creator Will Forte is not a married but engaged.

Will Forte with fiancee Olivia Modling
Will Forte with fiancee, Olivia Modling
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Two years ago, he met his fiancee Olivia Modling at a party in 2018. Eventually, the duo began dating and finally, engaged at the end of 2019.