Colin Jost Biography | Wiki
Colin Jost is an American Comedian, actor, and writer. He was born on June 29th, 1982, He’s appeared on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon TBS and the Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal.
Colin has been a writer for Saturday Night Live since the year 2005 and also a weekend update co-anchor since 2014.
He also served as a Co-head writer from the year 2012 to 2015 and later in 2017 he came back as one of the head show editors.
Colin Jost Age | Birthday
How old is Collin Jost? Colin was born to his parents On Staten Island, in New York, United States. Colin as of 2021 is 39 years old. He celebrates his birthday on 29th June of every year.
Colin Jost Height | Body Measurements
How tall is Colin Jost? Colin an actor, writer, and comedian have an approximate height of 5 feet 10 inches, a weight of 78kg, a waist size of 32, a Biceps of 16, and a chest size of 44.
Colin was born to his parents, his father Daniel A. Jost who is an engineer and a former teacher at Staten Island Technical High School, and Kerry J. Kelly his mother was the chief medical officer for New York City Fire Department.
Colin Jost Brother | Siblings
Colin was the eldest of two, his brother Casey Jost, is a writer and a producer for the hidden cameras show “Impractical Jokers ” Casey also appeared in an American comedy in the year 2015 called ” Staten Island Summer”.
Jost Net Worth
Jost is an American Stand Up Comedian, Writer, and actor who has a net worth of $8 Million. He is well known for hosting the Weekend Update segment with Micheal Che on the” Saturday Night Show”. READ ALSO; Kate McKinnon
Colin Jost Salary
Colin’s salary from SNL is approximately $25000 per episode or $525,000 per season.
Colin Jost Wife | Step-Daughter
Is Colin Jost married? Jost began a relationship in the year 2017 May, with actress Scarlett Johansson, they got engaged in the year 2019, in May in a private ceremony, and later got married in October 2020.
Scarlett had a daughter before she was married to Jost, from her second marriage to the journalist Romain Dauriac, therefore, making Jost a stepfather to their daughter by the name of Rose Dorothy Dauriac.
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Colin Jost Book
Colin’s book;” Punchable Face “became an Amazon best book in July 2020, Jost might have an argument for his very punchable face but it was a comically and endearing, self-effacing face.
He recounts his childhood in Staten Island, where he loves his mother when being interviewed for Saturday Night Live, getting thrown out of a wrestling ring, and the sketches and “Weekend Updates”. Whether you are in or not in the SNL the book is well worth and the punches– The laughs, ooh!.
Colin Jost SNL
- 2005 as a present writer
- 2009-2012 Writer Supervisor
- 2012-2015 present Co-head writer
- 2014-2015 Featured Player
- 2014 present Weekend Update Co-Anchor
- 2015- Present Repertory Player
Colin Jost Career
Jost started his career as a reporter and a copy editor for the Staten Island Advance. He, later on, worked as a writer in Nickelodeon animated show the short-lived, Kappa Mikey.
When he left the show he sent a writer packet and was hired at NBC’s Saturday Night Live in the year 2005 as a Writer.
He then worked as a writer supervisor from 2009 to the year 2012 and then from a writer supervisor to Co-head from 2012 to 2015 and also in the year 2017.
Jost in the year 2014 episodes on, 1st March replaced Seth Meyers as co-anchor on Late Night With Seth Meyers.
Colin also wrote the screenplay of the American comedy film “Staten Island Summer” where he also made his acting debut with the comedy.
In July 2020 Colin released a memoir entitled ” A Very Punchable Face.” the book was well received and later appeared on the New York Times Bestseller List.