Facts of Seth Meyers
|Date of Birth :|
|Age :||45 years old|
|Family Name :||Meyers|
|Birth Place :||United States|
|Birth Sign :||sagittarius|
|Height :||6 Feet|
|Birth Name||Seth Adam Meyers|
|Birth Place/City||Evanston, Illinois|
|Net Worth||$10 million|
|Weight in KG||76 KG|
|Married to||Alexi Ashe (m. 2013)|
|Awards||Primetime Emmy Award|
|Movies||Journey to the Center of the Earth 2008|
|TV Show||Late Night with Seth Meyers Since 2014|
An American television host, comedian, producer, actor, and writer, Seth Meyers is a son of Laurence Meyers, Jr., who worked in finance and Hilary Claire (née Olson), a French teacher. He attended and graduated from Northwestern University in Evanston, where he became a member of the fraternity Phi Gamma Delta. He continued his career at ImprovOlympic with the group Preponderate as well as overseas as a cast member of Boom Chicago, an English language improv troupe based in Amsterdam.
Seth Meyers tied the knot with Alexi Ashe, a human rights lawyer, on September 1, 2013, at Martha's Vineyard. Their son, Ashe Olson Meyers, was born at Lenox Hill Hospital on March 27, 2016. He's won Writers Guild of America Award for Comedy/Variety (Music, Awards, Tributes) – Specials 71st Golden Globe Awards in 2015. In 2014 Meyers hosted the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards. In April 2011, Seth Meyers was the keynote speaker at the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner.
Early Life Of Seth Meyers
Seth Meyers was born on December 28, 1973, in Evanston, Illinois. He is the son of Laurence Meyers and Hilary Meyers. His father worked in Finance while his mother was a French teacher. He was raised by his parents in Okemos, Michigan.
Meyers went to Edgewood Elementary for early education. Later, he joined Manchester High School West. Graduating from Manchester, Seth Meyers joined Northwestern University.
Seth Meyers' Career
During his time at Northwest University, Meyers began performing improv comedy. He later appeared with Brendan Fraser and Anita Briem in the 2008 3D film Journey to the Center of the Earth. However, he is best known for hosting Late Night with Seth Meyers, a late-night talk show that airs on NBC.
Meyers was also a head writer for NBC's Saturday Night Live (2001–2014) and hosted the show's news parody segment, Weekend Update. Moreover, he hosted the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards in 2014 and voiced the character Jeremy "Prock" Awesome in The Awesomes (2013–2015). In 2018, Meyers hosted the 75th Golden Globe Awards.
Seth Meyers' Personal Life
Seth Meyers got engaged to his girlfriend of five years Alexi Ashe on July 2013. Seth and his wife Ashe first met each other thanks to his friend Chris Kattan at his own wedding. After a few meetings, Meyers fell in love with Alexi. During an interview, he recalled the night and said:
"I met her at Chris Kattan’s wedding. Her sister worked in the set design department of Saturday Night Live."
After 5 years of dating, the duo married on September 1, 2013. The couple shares two children. They embraced their healthy baby boy on March 27, 2016, and named him Ashe Olson Meyers. They welcomed their second child named Axel Strahl Meyers on 8th April 2008.
Ashe is pretty active on Instagram, where her account is full of images of her with Meyers and their kids.
Seth Meyers' Net Worth
Seth Meyers' net worth is estimated to be $12 million. His source of income includes his earnings from his career as a host, comedian, producer, actor, and writer. He reportedly pockets an annual salary of $3 million. In 2016, Meyers and his wife purchased a $7.5 million duplex in the heart of Manhattan’s Greenwich Village.