Lorne Michaels Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, Career, and Awards.
Additionally, he has also appeared in several other movies and television series including ‘Nothing Lasts Forever’, ‘Masterminds’, and ‘Wayne’s World 2’ among others.
Michaels was born on November 17, 1944, in Toronto, Canada, to parents Florence and Henry Abraham Lipowitz.
Additionally, he has two younger siblings. His family moved to Toronto, Ontario, Canada when he was an infant and he spent most of his childhood years there.
He is of American and Canadian nationality. Furthermore, there is no detailed information about his ethnic background at present.
Talking about his education, Michaels attended the Forest Hill Collegiate Institute. Later, he attended University College, Toronto, and graduated from there with a major in English.
Michaels initially began his career as a writer and broadcaster for CBC Radio. Later, he moved to Los Angeles in 1968. In the 1970s, he starred in the Canadian comedy series ‘The Hart and Lorne Terrific Hour’.
He created the TV show NBC’s Saturday Night’ with Dick Ebersol which later became ‘Saturday Night Live’.
Initially, he was the producer of the show, however, he later became the writer and executive producer.
Since then, he has been part of several other movies and television series. All in all, he has over 165 credits as a producer.
Some other movies and television series that Michaels has worked as a producer on includes ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’, ‘A.P. Bio’, ‘Detroiters’, ‘Portlandia’, ‘Man Seeking Woman’, ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’, ‘Maya & Marty’, ‘Mulaney’, ‘30 Rock’, ‘Up All Night’, ‘The Guilt Trip’, ‘UCB Comedy Originals’, and ‘Sons & Daughters’ among others.
Additionally, Michaels also has more than 30 credits as a writer and 7 credits as an actor to date. Furthermore, he also has credits for soundtracks and directing.
Michaels has won 15 Primetime Emmy Awards in his career. Furthermore, he has also won the Costume Designers Guild Award, Gemini Award, Gold Derby Award, and Peabody Award among others.
All in all, he has 36 wins and 104 nominations to his name to date. He was also inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame in 1999.
Lorne Michaels Net Worth
Lorne Michaels is a Canadian-American television producer and writer who has a net worth of $500 million.