Wayne Knight Net Worth

Wayne Knight Net Worth is
$8 Million

Wayne Knight Biography

It’s been calculated that the full total sum of Wayne Knight net well worth reaches as high while 8 million dollars. Wayne Knight is well known due to his career in humor and acting. Therefore, he has gained his net well worth through his successful profession as an actor, comedian and tone of voice actor. Wayne Knight became popular when he became a member of the cast of it sitcom known as “Seinfeld”, where he got the part of Newman. Also, he was chosen to seem as Officer Don Orville in the creation known as “3rd Rock from the Sun”. Additional productions where he made an appearance and which produced him popular include “Jurassic Park”, “Plaything Tale 2”, “Tarzan”, “Space Jam” and “Rat Race”. Furthermore he also made an appearance in “The Exes” and “Catscracth”. Thus, most of these appearances also have increased the full total size of Wayne Knight net well worth a whole lot. The actor was created in 1955 in NEW YORK. Because his dad was employed in the textile organization in Georgia, everyone moved there, as well. When he was learning in senior high school, Wayne Knight also excelled in sports activities and was playing for the college’s football group. After graduation, he was going to the University of Georgia, nevertheless, he graduated from it just in 2008. Wayne Knight remaining it because he wished to focus on his profession as an actor, which ultimately became the main way to obtain Wayne Knight net well worth. He relocated to NEW YORK, where to pay the bills he was also showing up as a road magician. Two years from then on, Wayne Knight got his 1st part in a Broadway creation. In the late 1980s and early 1990s, Wayne Knight appeared in a few movies, such as for example “Born on the 4th of July”, “Fundamental Instinct”, “Dirty Dance” and “JFK”. When Steve Spielberg noticed his appearance in the film “Basic Instinct”, he made a decision to possess him in his film known as “Jurassic Park”. Additional productions which also added up to his recognition consist of “Space Jam”, “To Die For” and “Dead Again”. Therefore, these appearances also added up to the full total estimate of Wayne Knight net well worth. His filmography is quite lengthy and it included productions, such as for example “Hercules”, “For Richer or Poorer”, “The Brave Small Toaster Would go to Mars”, “My Preferred Martian”, “Rat Competition”, “Cheaper by the Dozen”, “Kung Fu Panda”, “She Desires Me” and many more. All of them also have increased the full total size of Wayne Knight net well worth. 18 Wayne was created as Wayne Elliot Knight was created on August 7 1955 in NEW YORK, NY, US to mom Grace Monti and dad, William Edward Knight. His dad worked well as a factory Supervisor in a Textile factory. Knight continued to invest his childhood times in Cartersville, Georgia where his family members moved when his dad got employment in the textile market. Wayne continued to become a lineman on his high school’s football group. Knight continued to wait the University of Georgia. However, he didn’t complete his level until 2008 as he began getting involved with acting. Wayne offers been observed in many productions including Dirty Dance, Born on the 4th of July, JFK and Fundamental Instinct. In 1993, he was cast in Jurassic Recreation area as personality Dennis Nedry which obtained him a whole lot of acknowledgement. He was then observed in To Die For, Space Jam, Hercules, For Richer or Poorer, The Brave Small Toaster Would go to Mars, Hercules: Zero to Hero, THE BEST Martian, Benefits and drawbacks, Tarzan, Toy Story 2 as Al McWhiggin, Buzz Lightyear of Star Control, Black Cloud, Bee Film, Kung Fu Panda as Gang Boss, Scooby Doo and The Goblin King as Amazing Krudsky. Lately in 2014, Wayne was noticed on Tom and Jerry: The Shed Dragon. Furthermore he offers been observed in many series like Seinfeld, THE NEXT Fifty percent, 3rd Rock from sunlight and much more. Wayne Knight is fairly reluctant on talking about his personal existence before the public. He’s currently coping with his partner Clare De Chenu and their child. Knight and Chenu started having an affair in 2004 and later on got married on 15th October 2006. They are regarded as a happy few. They appear to be taking pleasure in their time together as of this age. Knight once was married to make-up artist Paula Sutor. They got wedded on 26th Might 1996 in a little ceremony that occurred in fellow Seinfeld cast member Michael Richards’ home. They appeared to have a significant happy life for quite a while being .However; it had been exposed in 2003, that they got divorced. The few didn’t have any kids. There have been rumors about infidelity becoming the reason for the dispute. Wayne happens to be 60 years aged and stands high at the elevation of just one 1.7 m. His net well worth is estimated to become a total of $ 8 million which ultimately shows his huge income. He till day looks fit and good. Knight is usually adored by his followers for his comedic part and exceptional acting skill. His acting profession has proved well. He offers been nominated for Display Actors Guild Award for Exceptional Overall performance by an Ensemble in a Humor series for 3rd Rock from sunlight as personality Don Orville. He in addition has been nominated for a Saturn Award for Greatest Assisting Actor for his part as Dennis Nedry in Jurassic Recreation area. The bio of Wayne are available on various social press sites. Wayne Knight net well worth: Wayne Knight can be an American actor who includes a net well worth of $8 million dollars. Born in NY, NY, Wayne Knight was raised in Cartersville, Georgia, and attended the University of Georgia. He subsequently remaining the institution just before graduating to be able to focus on performing at the Barter Theatre in Virginia. He’s most well-known for playing the part of “Newman” on Sienfeld. He moved to NY a year later on, and landed his 1st role on Broadway, 2 yrs later. He started his film profession in the late 70s, and continued to appear in several high-profile films, especially through the entire early 90s, including, “Dirty Dancing”, “Dead Once again”, “JFK”, “Fundamental Instinct”, “Jurassic Recreation area”, and “To Die For”. From there, he started to shift his profession primarily to tv and voiceover function, including such tasks as, “Third Rock from sunlight”, “THE BEST Martian”, “Toy Story 2”, “That ’70s Display”, “CSI: NY”, “Kung Fu Panda”, “LIMIT YOUR Enthusiasm”, “Nip/Tuck”, and “Hot in Cleveland”. He’s presently appearing in the brand new series, “The Exes”. Michael Richards Net Well worth Jerry Seinfeld Net Well worth Julia Louis-Dreyfus Net Well worth Jason Alexander Net Worth Wayne Knight is a comedian and an actor from america of America. He made an appearance in many popular Television series and sitcoms, the looks that got him to the very best was in “ Seinfeld ” that aired on NBC for 9 years (1989-1998). Wayne Knight made an appearance in animations too like the popular “Hercules”, his last released work is in 2017, in the criminal offense thriller series “Narcos”. Wayne Knight Biography: Wayne Eliot Knight was created on August 7 1955, in NEW YORK, New York. His dad, William Edward Knight was employed in a textile factory and his mom is Grace Monti, that they had to go to Georgia due to his father’s function. Wayne visited the University of Georgia but he dropped out because he wished to pursue his profession in acting. He visited Barter Theatre in Virginia to full an internship, from then on Wayne joined up with the Actors’ Collateral Association of america, therefore he moved to NY. In 2008. Wayne got his Bachelor of Good Arts. Wayne got wedded twice and divorced once, his first relationship was in 1996 to the make-up artist Paula Sutor and their divorce was in 2003. In 2004, Wayne got an affair with a film editor, her name can be Clare De Chenu plus they got wedded after 24 months. Around 2010, Wayne and Clare became the parents of only one 1 son, all of them are living now together plus they seem really content. Wayne dropped out of university because he wished to become an actor, some individuals around him informed him in the past that he can’t ever make it, but he do. He finished an internship in Barter Theatre and he got employed by them. After 24 months from moving to NY he received his 1st work in a theatrical efficiency that was Gemini around 1977, from then on he got many guidelines in popular films like the passionate drama film “Dirty Dance” and the experience film “Jurassic Recreation area”. In 1996, Wayne made an appearance in the popular sitcom that aired on NBC “Seinfeld”, he also appeared in Television series including “Against the Grain”, “Assaulted Nuts”, and the sketch humor series “The Advantage “ that aired on Fox Network for 12 months (1992-1993). Wayne also worked in computer-animated humor films such as for example “Toy Tale 2” and “The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy”. Furthermore, he done video gaming, in 2015 he worked well in an adventure gaming called “Lego Jurassic Globe”. How much can be Wayne Knight Net Well worth in 2017: Wayne Knight appeared in a lot more than 100 Television series, movies and video gaming, and for his exceptional efficiency he was nominated for most awards. Wayne gained Blue Door Award for his amazing efficiency in it series “Thank God You’re Right here”. For the sitcom “Seinfeld”, information state that he was paid 160 thousand US dollars for every show. Wayne Knight includes a net well worth of $10 million US dollars by 2017. Wayne Knight is an extremely skilled comedian actor, his recognition came from his part in it sitcom “Seinfeld”, and he also shows up in the popular “Hercules”. Wayne Knight last released work in 2017, in 2 episodes of the criminal offense thriller series “Narcos”. Most widely known for his part in Seinfeld while Newman, Wayne Knight is a specialist actor, tone of voice actor and comedian. An undergraduate of University of Georgia, Wayne Knight in addition has appeared in a number of projects including

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Quick Facts

Full NameWayne Knight
Date Of BirthAugust 7, 1955
Height1.7 m
ProfessionComedian, Voice Actor
EducationUniversity of Georgia
SpouseClare De Chenu, Paula Sutor
ParentsGrace Monti, William Knight
NominationsScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
MoviesJurassic Park, Space Jam, Toy Story 2, Punisher: War Zone, Tarzan, Basic Instinct, Dirty Dancing, Kung Fu Panda 3, JFK, Kung Fu Panda, Rat Race, Dead Again, Hercules, For Richer or Poorer, Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins, Excuse Me for Living, The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars, To Die For, Scooby-Doo! and the Goblin King, Born on the Fourth of July, Cheaper by the Dozen, Everybody's All-American, V.I. Warshawski, Tom and Jerry: The Lost Dragon, Who's Your Monkey, She Wants Me, Black Cloud, Bleacher Bums, Pros & Cons, Forfeit, Forever, Lulu, Master Spy: The Robert Hanssen Story, Double Negative, Cat Tale, The Penguins of Madagascar: "Dr. Blowhole's Revenge"
TV ShowsThe Exes, Woke Up Dead, Catscratch, Brandy & Mr. Whiskers, Xiaolin Showdown, 3rd Rock from the Sun, Buzz Lightyear of Star Command, Toonsylvania, Seinfeld, The Edge, Gear, The Second Half

Interesting Facts

1Has a son born around 2010.
2Completed Anthony Hines/Larry Charles's pilot, Lee Mathers (2010), for CBS, with Paul Kaye and Nicollette Sheridan', as Kaye's erstwhile manager and partner-in-crime. [February 2010]
3He is of British (father) and Italian (mother) descent.
4Worked as a private detective in between acting jobs in his early days.
5Before landing the role of Newman in Seinfeld (1989), he had auditioned for the role of George Costanza.
6Performed at the Barter Theater in Abingdon, Virginia, after he dropped out of college.
7Credits an episode of Seinfeld with prompting him to lose weight. After shooting several takes of a scene requiring him to run through a field, he began to experience heart palpitations. He visited his doctor and was told that he was approaching morbid obesity and diabetes. Knight then embarked upon a diet-and-exercise program that allowed him to lose 117 lbs, dropping his weight from 327 to 210 lbs.
8Has worn the same pair of his trademark glasses since his role in Seinfeld (1989).
9While attending college in Georgia, was told by a theater professor that he would never make it as an actor.
10Held his wedding ceremony in Michael Richards' house.
11Reports claim he was the first person to be cast for Jurassic Park (1993) after Steven Spielberg saw him in the "interview scene" of Basic Instinct (1992).
12The first reference to "Newman" on Seinfeld (1989) has the unseen character attempting suicide by jumping out of Jerry's building. In the original episode, the voice of "Newman" is supplied by Larry David (co-creator of Seinfeld (1989)). On the syndicated version, Wayne Knight's voice was dubbed in.
13He attended the University of Georgia for a short time.


1High-pitched voice
2Often plays characters with a cynical demeanor
3Large spectacles


1One good thing about TV Land is you're always surrounded by people who know what they're doing, in terms of your fellow actors.
2Small towns are the worst for getting recognized.
3There is no fact-checking on tertiary celebrities. You can say whatever you'd like, and it will just rise up again.
4Whatever road you've been given, enjoy that road.
5There's an appreciation of the whole picture of life as opposed to just ambition and circumstance and all the stuff that happens in this business. You find yourself lucky enough to be working with somebody really talented who you know and who you trust.
6I think most people's careers in theater are based on delusion. It's just that mine started early.
7I was never the mascot of the Georgia football team.
8I'm a wuss - a complete wuss!
9I'm not really in touch with those 'Seinfeld' lads except Jason Alexander.
10I've been in Los Angeles for a while, and the kind of psychological connection that one makes to people, it just doesn't happen out here.
11I had the most fun on '3rd Rock'. It was a great show to work on.
12I know there are some people in British Columbia who are still holding a vigil for '3rd Rock'.
13I want to go skydiving. I'd love to go to the Galapagos. Nature still excites me.
14I have this assemblage of small facts, which looks like intelligence but no real depth of knowledge about anything. That's why I'm an actor.
15I love Tom Kenny. And Jill Talley. And Jennifer Aniston, too!


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Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Male Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Guest Role - Comedy/MusicalRegular Show (2009)
1999ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)Jane Curtin

Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Kristen Johnston

Simbi Khali

John Lithgow

French Stewart

Elmarie Wendel
1998OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Guest Actor in a Comedy SeriesSeinfeld (1989)
1998ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)Jane Curtin

Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Kristen Johnston

Simbi Khali

John Lithgow

French Stewart

Elmarie Wendel
1998Q AwardViewers for Quality Television AwardsBest Recurring PlayerSeinfeld (1989)
1994Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest Supporting ActorJurassic Park (1993)



StartUp2016TV SeriesBenny Blush
Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh2016TV SeriesFree Boov Leader
Panda Paws2016ShortBig Fun (voice)
The Crossroads of History2016TV SeriesKing Louis XIV
Hail, Caesar!2016Lurking Extra
Kung Fu Panda 32016Big Fun / Hom-Lee (voice)
TripTank2015TV SeriesCustomer / Greg
The Exes2011-2015TV SeriesHaskell Lutz
Sirens2015TV SeriesRichard
Doc McStuffins2015TV SeriesViewy Stewie
Tom and Jerry: The Lost Dragon2014VideoThe Elf Elder (voice)
Unforgettable2014TV SeriesDr. Theodore Blumer
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee2014TV SeriesNewman
New Partner2014TV SeriesFrankie Coppola (2014)
Regular Show in Space2013TV SeriesGod of Street Performing / Guardian of the Friend Zone
American Dad!2013TV SeriesOverweight Customer Who's pants Are Caught On Fire
Excuse Me for Living2012Albert
Pound Puppies2012TV SeriesRalphie / Construction Worker #1
The Penguins of Madagascar2009-2012TV SeriesMax
She Wants Me2012Walter Baum
Green Lantern: The Animated Series2012TV SeriesCaptain Goray
Jurassic Park: The Game2011Video GameDennis Nedry (voice, uncredited)
Torchwood2011TV SeriesBrian Friedkin
Hot in Cleveland2010-2011TV SeriesRick
The Super Hero Squad Show2009-2011TV SeriesEgghead
Lee Mathers2010TV Movie
The Whole Truth2010TV SeriesJudge Mark Hulverson
Bones2010TV SeriesJimmy Walpert III
The Good Guys2010TV SeriesPerry Black
Make My Day2009TV Series
Curb Your Enthusiasm2009TV SeriesWayne Knight
Woke Up Dead2009TV SeriesAndrew Batten
Nip/Tuck2009TV SeriesJason Blum
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2009TV SeriesMr. Terrence Lombard
Punisher: War Zone2008Micro
Scooby-Doo and the Goblin King2008VideoThe Amazing Krudsky (voice)
Kung Fu Panda2008Gang Boss (voice)
Tak & the Power of Juju2007TV SeriesBug Juju
Who's Your Monkey?2007Officer Brooks
Catscratch2005-2007TV SeriesMr. Blik
How I Met Your Mother2006TV SeriesLily's Landlord
Ergo Proxy2006TV SeriesWill B. Good Park Visitor
Xiaolin Showdown2003-2006TV SeriesDojo Kanojo Cho
CSI: NY2006TV SeriesTruman Bosch
Justice League2005TV SeriesAbnegazar
Dinotopia: Quest for the Ruby Sunstone2005Thudd (voice)
Listen Up2004TV SeriesBuddy
The Drew Carey Show2004TV SeriesOwen
Black Cloud2004Mr. Tipping
I'm with Her2004TV SeriesKevin
Cheaper by the Dozen2003Electrician (uncredited)
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy2003TV SeriesJack
Gary the Rat2003TV SeriesGary's Rival
The Twilight Zone2003TV SeriesNick Dark
Master Spy: The Robert Hanssen Story2002TV MovieWalter Ballou
Becker2002TV SeriesWally
Bleacher Bums2001TV MovieZig
That '70s Show2001TV SeriesThe Angel
Rat Race2001Zack Mallozzi
3rd Rock from the Sun1996-2001TV SeriesOfficer Don
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command2000TV SeriesEmperor Zurg Zurg Evil Emperor Zurg
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins2000VideoEvil Emperor Zurg (voice)
Dilbert2000TV SeriesThe Security Guard
Pros & Cons1999Wayne the Guard
Toy Story 21999Video GameAl the Toy Collector (voice)
Toy Story 21999Al the Toy Collector (voice)
Tarzan1999Tantor (voice)
My Favorite Martian1999Zoot, Martin's Talking Space Suit (voice, uncredited)
Hercules: Zero to Hero1999VideoOrthus (voice)
Contempt of Court1998TV MovieMerrill Bushman
Toonsylvania1998TV SeriesIgor
Hercules1998TV SeriesCyclops Head #2
Soundman1998Tim (voice)
The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars1998VideoMicrowave (voice)
Seinfeld1992-1998TV SeriesNewman
For Richer or Poorer1997Bob Lachman
Hercules1997Demetrius the Pot Maker (voice)
Space Jam1996Stan Podolak
The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat1995-1996TV SeriesVoices / Oldman
To Die For1995Ed Grant
Chameleon1995Stuart Langston
Golden Gate1994TV MovieArthur Genopopoulos
The Second Half1993-1994TV SeriesRobert Piccolo
Against the Grain1993TV SeriesFroggy Wilson
Fallen Angels1993TV SeriesLeo Cunningham
Jurassic Park1993Nedry
The Edge1992-1993TV SeriesVarious Characters
T Bone N Weasel1992TV MovieRoy Kramp
Double Edge1992TV MovieTommy White
Basic Instinct1992John Correli
JFK1991Numa Bertel
Dead Again1991'Piccolo' Pete Dugan
V.I. Warshawski1991Smeissen
Square One Television1990TV SeriesPeter Pickwick
Mathnet1990TV SeriesPeter Pickwick
Born on the Fourth of July1989Official #2 - Democratic Convention
Everybody's All-American1988Fraternity Pisser
Tattinger's1988TV SeriesKenny Axelrod
Dirty Dancing1987Stan
Forever, Lulu1987Stevie
The Sex O'Clock News1985Bill Wright
Assaulted Nuts1985TV SeriesVarious
Double Negative1985ShortMax
The Burning Bed1984TV MovieJuror (uncredited)
The Day After1983TV MovieMan in Hospital (uncredited)
For Lovers Only1982TV MovieVideo Game Fanatic (uncredited)
The Wanderers1979Waiter (uncredited)


3rd Rock from the Sun1998TV Series performer - 1 episode
Seinfeld1995-1997TV Series performer - 3 episodes


Q N' A with Mikki and Shay2013TV SeriesHimself
Bitter Party of Five2013TV SeriesHimself - Special Guest
Good Day L.A.2013TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood Uncensored with Sam Rubin2012TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Good Afternoon America2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
16th Annual Prism Awards2012TV SpecialHimself
The Making of 'Punisher: War Zone'2009Video shortHimself
Thank God You're Here2007TV SeriesHimself
Seinfeld: Inside Look2004-2007TV Series documentary shortHimself
Running with the Egg: Making a 'Seinfeld'2005Video documentary shortHimself
Kramer vs. Kramer: Kenny to Cosmo2004Video documentary shortHimself
The Bench: Life Before 'Seinfeld'2004Video documentary shortHimself
Nicole Kidman: An American Cinematheque Tribute2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
Pet Star2003TV Series documentaryJudge
Making 'Rat Race'2001Video short documentaryHimself
Tarzan in Concert with Phil Collins1999TV SpecialHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1996-1999TV SeriesHimself
The 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1998TV SpecialHimself - Audience Member
Late Show with David Letterman1998TV SeriesHimself
M*A*S*H, Tootsie & God: A Tribute to Larry Gelbart1998TV Special documentaryHimself
The Making of 'Jurassic Park'1995Video documentaryHimself / Dennis Nedry (uncredited)
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1993TV SeriesHimself
Comic Relief: Baseball Relief '931993TV MovieHimself

Archive Footage

Return to Jurassic Park: Dawn of a New Era2011Video documentary shortDennis Nedry (uncredited)
20 to 12007TV Series documentaryJohn Correli
Seinfeld: Inside Look2004-2007TV Series documentary shortNewman
E! 101 Most Starlicious Makeovers2004TV Movie documentaryHimself

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