Jordan Peele is a 39 year old actor and comedian who has been around Hollywood for a number of years. He is most widely known for his show on Comedy Central called Key and Peele, where he co-stars with Keegan-Michael Key. Born and raised in New York City, Jordan dropped out of college to pursue his comedy career. A move that has paid countless dividends and given Peele his current net worth. Jordan Peele’s net worth sits at $14 million.
Peele has been cast into the spotlight recently for his directing work in the recent hit, Get Out. It was the first film he directed by himself and has received four nominations for the 90th Academy Awards. The four nominations include, Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay and also Best Actor for the film’s lead, Daniel Kaluuya. Many believe that the success of this film will add greatly to Jordan Peele’s net worth.
Jordan Peele has spent his acting career appearing in several movies including Little Fockers and Wanderlust just to name a few. The main source of his net worth comes from the work he does on various shows. He has done many voice overs for characters of TV shows including Robot Chicken, Bob’s Burgers, and American Dad! He is mostly recognized for the show he helped create, Key & Peele. On the show, he and his co-star Keegan-Michael Key do various sketches that poke fun of modern day society. They are seen here below doing a skit aimed to make fun of NFL players who often announce their colleges before a nationally televised game.
At 39 years of age, Jordan Peele is fairly young in terms of his acting career. He has many promising years ahead of him not only on the TV screen, but also in the director’s chair. While Jordan Peele’s net worth currently sits at $14 million, it could get a massive boost in the coming years if he decides to take on directing full time. We have seen first hand the talent he has when it comes to creating shows, but the whole world now can see his ability to create a box office hit.
Often times celebrities are cast into the spotlight whether they like it or not, but Jordan manages to keep a relatively low profile. He is married to his wife Chelsea and the two have one son together. The couple secretly eloped back in 2016 away from the cameras.