Seth Meyers Biography
Seth Meyers is an American comedian, political commentator, writer, television host, actor, and a famous producer. He is the current host of the Late Night with Seth Meyers, a late-night television talk show that telecast on NBC.
Previously, he worked as the head writer and actor for the popular tv show, Saturday Night Live. This program aired between 2001-14. Other projects which have raised him to stardom are; New Year’s Eve (2011), and Documentary Now! (2015).
Seth was born in Illinois. However, he was brought up in diverse environments across the country. When he was in college, he discovered his passion for comedy and joined Boom Chicago, an “improv” comedy troupe. He started touring Europe and with no time gained a lot of attention. His time and credit raised to the peak during a show in Chicago when he attracted the attention of the producers of ‘Saturday Night Live.’
He soon became a regular member of the show, attracting international fame. After hosting several comedy stints on TV, Seth was given the chance to host the Late Night With Seth Meyers Show. He has also featured in the ‘Journey to the Center of the Earth,’ ‘Spring Breakdown,’ and ‘New Year’s Eve.
After his graduation from Manchester West High School in Manchester, New Hampshire, he also got a degree from Northwestern University.
After his graduation from the university, Seth went out in search of stable jobs as a comedian. He the met ‘Boom Chicago,’ an “improv” comedy troupe based in Amsterdam. Seth and his brother, Josh, joined the troupe and worked with them for the next few years.
While in Amsterdam, Seth combined “improv” with other ventures. He collaborated with comedian Jill Benjamin and staged a duo show named ‘Pick-Ups and Hiccups.’ The show was a big hit in Amsterdam and was filmed five nights a week in various theaters across the city.
All along, Seth was a major fan of ‘Saturday Night Live,’ which was one of the longest-running variety TV shows in the United States. However, he did not know how to break into it. His show with Jill Benjamin took him flew him to various cities across Europe. On one such occasion, he hosted the show in Chicago, where it got the attention of the producers of ‘Saturday Night Live.’
Following his performance, he was slotted for an interview in New York. Seth reported to New York and was hired for the show.
Seth Meyers Age
Meyers is 47 years old as of 2020. He was born on December 28, 1973, in Evanston, Illinois, the United States but raised in Okemos, Michigan, the United States.
Seth Meyers Wife
Seth engaged his five years girlfriend, attorney Alexi Ashe, in July 2013. This was through a surprise in the summer of 2013. In addition, the two married on September 1, 2013, in Martha’s Vineyard. As of July 2013, Alexi Ashe was working as an Assistant District Attorney in Brooklyn. She was assigned to the Sex crime Bureau.
Seth Meyers Height |Weight
Meyers stands at a height of 1.76 M (176 cm) and weighs 70 Kilograms (154 lbs).
Seth Meyers Family
Meyers and his wife Alexi Ashe have two beautiful children. Their son, Ashe Olsen Meyers was born on March 27, 2016, at Lenox Hill Hospital. However, their second-born son, Axel Strahl Meyers, was born on a lobby in their apartment in New York City.
Seth Meyers Net Worth
Seth Meyers has an estimated Net Worth of $12 Million. Moreover, the star earns $2 Million per year, $166,666 per month, $38,461 per week and $5,480 per day.