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Colin Jost net worth and salary: Colin Jost is an American stand-up comedian and writer who has a net worth of $6 million. Colin Jost was born in Staten Island, New York. He attended Regis High School in Manhattan followed by Harvard University. While at Harvard, he was the head of the famous publication, the Harvard Lampoon. Colin Jost first gained widespread notice when he was hired to write for “Saturday Night Live” in 2005, directly out of college. Four years later he rose to writing supervisor. In 2012 he became co-head writer for SNL. He was co-head writer from 2012 to 2015 and then came back as one of the head writers in 2017. In March of 2014, he began co-anchoring “Weekend Update” on “Saturday Night Live” alongside Michael Che. When not writing for “Saturday Night Live”, he performs stand-up comedy. He has appeared at Caroline’s on Broadway, where he was named 2011’s “Breakout Artist”, and has also performed at both the Montreal and Chicago “Just for Laughs” Festivals, and on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon”. He has published essays in such publications as “The New Yorker”, “The New York Times Magazine”, and “The Huffington Post”, among others. In 2015 he wrote the movie “Staten Island Summer”. In 2016 he appeared in the movie “How to Be Single”. In September 2018 he co-hosted the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards along with Michael Che. Colin has been romantically linked to Scarlett Johansson since December 2017.
Colin Jost is thirty – five years old and he was Born on the 29 June 1982 in Staten Island, New York City, New York, United States.
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Colin Jost Biography
Colin Jost is an American comedian, actor, and screenwriter. He is known for his work on Saturday Night Live, where he has served as a writer since 2005 and “Weekend Update” co-anchor since 2014.
He also served as one of the show’s co-head writers from 2012 to 2015, and it was announced that he would come back as one of the show’s head writers in December 2017.
Colin Jost was born and raised on Staten Island, New York. He has one brother, Casey Jost, who had a role in Staten Island Summer and is a writer for Impractical Jokers.
His mother, Kerry J. Kelly, was the chief medical officer for the New York City Fire Department and a physician on Staten Island, and his father, Daniel A. Jost, is an engineer and former teacher at Staten Island Technical High School.
Jost was raised Roman Catholic. He attended Regis High School in Manhattan, where he was the editor of the school newspaper, The Owl, and Harvard University, where he was president of the Harvard Lampoon.While at Harvard, Jost won $5,250 on a college edition of The Weakest Link. Shortly after graduating from Harvard, he was hired as a writer at NBC’s Saturday Night Live (SNL) in 2005 at 22 years old. From 2009 to 2012 Jost was SNL’s writing supervisor.
He was co-head writer from 2012 to 2015 and regained that status in late 2017. He often collaborates with fellow SNL co-head writer Rob Klein. During the summer hiatus following the 2012-13 season, executive producer Lorne Michaels asked Jost if he could do the “Weekend Update” feature, as co-anchor Seth Meyers would soon be leaving to host Late Night With Seth Meyers.
Jost accepted and replaced Meyers on the March 1, 2014, episode. Jost names Norm Macdonald as a primary influence for his “Update” anchor work, as Macdonald’s tone was the one Jost grew up with in high school.
He also names Tina Fey as an influence. In addition to Weekend Update, Jost made a brief cameo appearance as Ohio Governor John Kasich in a Republican presidential debate sketch.
As a stand-up comedian, Jost has appeared on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon as well as on TBS and HBO. He was selected as a “New Face” at the Montréal Just for Laughs festival in 2009, and has since appeared several times at the Chicago Just for Laughs festival (2011 and 2012) and the Montréal festival (2010 and 2012).
Colin Jost Net Worth 2018: Colin Jost has a net worth of $500million USD(2018).