Kenan Thompson Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education and Career

Kenan Thompson Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career.

Kenan Thompson Net Worth 2020 – Kenan Thompson is an American actor and comedian. He is popular for his work on Saturday Night Live and various films roles.  His film credits include Fat Albert, Barbershop 2 and Snakes on a Plane.

Kenan Thompson Net Worth 2019

Biography

Thompson was born on May 10, 1978, in Atlanta, Georgia. He is the son of Fletcher and Elizabeth Ann Thompson.

He has two siblings, an older brother, and a younger sister. Kenan Thompson is an actor and comedian known widely for his work on Saturday Night Live.

As a child, his mother, Elizabeth Ann Thompson, encouraged him to take acting classes.

Education

Kenan attended Tri-Cities High School, a Visual and Performing Arts Magnet School in East Point, Georgia.

Career

His work was rewarded in his teens when he won a role as a film reviewer for the Turner Broadcasting Station and, at age 16, worked with Emilio Estevez in the 1994 film D2: The Mighty Ducks. That same year, he began appearing on the popular Nickelodeon show All That.

In 1996, he and All That co-star Kel Mitchell began starring on a highly successful spin-off, Kenan and Kel, which lasted four seasons and helped earn Thompson a Kids’ Choice Award in 1998.

After leaving Nickelodeon, Thompson appeared in a number of films, including Rocky and Bullwinkle (2000), Love Don’t Cost a Thing (2003), Barbershop 2 (2004) and Snakes on a Plane (2006).

In 2004, he also starred in the film adaptation of Fat Albert, working alongside his childhood idol, Bill Cosby. “That was awesome, that was like a dream come true!” Thompson later said about the experience. “He’s the first comedian that I knew that I could watch as a kid.

Other comedians were too dirty, I couldn’t watch them. But Bill Cosby, I could watch him all the time.”In 2003, Thompson won a role on Saturday Night Live and has appeared on the show for more than eight seasons.

Well-known for his impression of Bill Cosby and Whoopi Goldberg, he has joked that he was originally brought on to replace Tracy Morgan.

In late 2012, Thompson was reportedly developing a television comedy with a TV producer, Lorne Michaels, in which Thompson would star as a young man who gives up life in the Big Apple and moves to the suburbs to live with his in-laws.

In 2015, Fandango announced that Thompson would play their brand character, fictional character Miles Mouvay.

Thompson will play Mouvay in 18 videos, eight 30-second commercials, and a few comedic skits.

On September 23, 2015, Thompson appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon alongside former All That co-star Kel Mitchell in which they reprised their iconic Good Burger roles as “Ed” and “Lester Oakes, Construction Worker”.

Kenan Thompson Net Worth

Net Worth

Kenan Thompson has a net worth of $11 million.

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