Net Worth: Kristen Wiig is an American actress and comedian. She is best known for appearing on the Saturday Night Live where she worked for almost 7 years. As of 2021, Kristen Wiig net worth is estimated to be $25 million.
Kristen was born on August 22, 1973, in Canandaigua, New York to parents Jon Wiig and Laurie. Her father ran a lake marina in New York while her mother was an artist. Wiig moved to Pennsylvania with her family at the age of three.
After moving to Pennsylvania, Wiig attended Nitrauer Elementary School and Manheim Township Middle School followed by Allendale Colombia School and Brighton High School. Wiig then did her higher education from the University of Arizona where she took an acting class.
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Kristen Wiig Career and Net Worth
After finishing her college, Wiig moved to Los Angeles to start her career in acting. Her television show debut came in 2003 after she appeared in ‘The Joe Schmo Show’. However, her big breakthrough came in 2005 after she debuted on SNL. She worked as a full-time member from 2006 until 2012.
During her time in SNL, Wiig has been nominated for four Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. She was featured in Entertainment Weekly’s list of the ’25 Funniest Women in Hollywood’ in 2009.
As an actress, Wiig made her film debut in the movie ‘Unaccompanied Minors’. Her big breakthrough in cinema career came in 2011 when she was cast in the movie ‘Bridesmaids’. The movie was a turning point in her cinematic career. For her performance, she was nominated for the Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress and the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay.
Following her success in the Bridesmaids, Wiig then went on to play number of movies including ‘Revenge for Jolly!’, ‘Her’, ‘The Secret Life of Walter mitty’, ‘How To Train Your Dragon 2’, ‘The Skeleton Twins’, ‘Nasty Baby’, ‘Ghostbusters’, ‘Sausage Party’, ‘Despicable Me 3’, ‘Wonder Woman 1984’, and ‘Downsizing’.
Kristen Wiig Personal Life
Wiig has been married twice. She was married to actor Hayes Hargrove from 2005 to 2009. In 2016, she began dating actor Avi Rotham. After three years of dating, they engaged in 2019. In February 2021, Wiig confirmed she married Avi Rotham.
In June 2020, Wiig and Rotham welcomed twins via surrogacy.
Kristen Wiig Net Worth: $25 Million
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Kristen Wiig net worth’s at the moment is around $25 million. It’s no surprise that she earned a vast chunk of that money through her profession as an actress and comedian. As of now, she has appeared in over 50 movies and television shows.