Through comedy, acting, and widespread audience, Jordan Peele’s net worth currently stands at about $6 million dollars. Born in New York, New York, Peele started his career by acting improve with second City and Broom Chicago.
After a couple of years Peele transitioned to a much more lucrative role, which was hosting Comedy Weekend for the popular music network MTV. Peele’s television and comedy success seemed to grow well afterwards. In 2003, Peele was also cast for a sketch comedy series called MADTv. During MadTV, Peele worked with Keegan-Michael Key both on the show and in creating its characters and personalities.
One of Peele’s most famous impersonations was of JaRule, Justin Guarini, Barack Obama, and James Brown. Peele’s ability to impersonate and amuse audiences has contributed significantly to his net worth. In addition to these roles, Peele was also nominated for an Emmy for his song “Sad Fifty Cent.”
After five seasons of MadTV, Peele was given his own show with Keegan-Michael Key called “Key and Peele.” The show current airs on comedy central and has been running since 2012. The show is another strong source of income for Peele, who continues to grow his net worth.
In addition to his comedy television roles, Peele has had a few other television and movie appearances that has supplemented his net worth. For instance, Peele has been featured on television and movie projects like Wanderlust, Wilfred, Just Go With It, The Wild Bunch, Reno 911, and Due Date. These appearance have given him a household name and have worked to improve his ability to get roles over recent years. More importantly, these projects have also improved his standing in the industry and have allowed him to grow his net worth substantially. As Jordan Peele continues to grow his audience, his standing in the industry will be more significant.