American actor, comedian, filmmaker, and musician Andrew David Samberg was born on August 18, 1978, in Berkeley, California. He became famous as a member of The Lonely Island band which is a comedy music group. This band is credited for the popularization of SNL Digital Shorts, as they worked on SNL from 2005 to 2012. While appearing on TV, Samberg managed to launch his movie career through projects such as Hot Rod (2007), I Love You, Man (2009), That’s My Boy (2012), Celeste and Jesse Forever (2012), Hotel Transylvania (2012), Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015), Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016) and Storks (2016). After having such an illustrious career, Andrew Samberg net worth became impressive and interested many people. We’re here to give you an insight into his wealth.
His band, The Lonely Island, achieved popularity through YouTube. After getting national recognition, they were invited to MTV Movie Awards in 2005. There they were spotted by Jimmy Fallon who at the time worked at Saturday Night Live and consequently hired them to be a part of the show.
As we said, he left SNL in 2012, to play Dale Ashbrick in a BBC 3 comedy show called Cuckoo. His acting career exploded after that and helped him land a role in Fox sitcom called Brooklyn Nine-Nine. For the character of Jake Peralta in the series, he received a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor. The show itself won a Golden Globe for Best Musical or Comedy in 2014.
Andrew Samberg Net Worth
Thanks to his incredible musical career which was followed by equally successful acting one, Andrew Samberg net worth is something he can be proud of. At the moment Samberg stars in Brooklyn Nine-Nine which moved from Fox (the series that have been canceled on this network) to NBC Entertainment. So far, the show spanned five seasons with the sixth one on the schedule for mid-2019 release. For every episode of Brooklyn 9-9, he receives $125,000, and this is his primary source of income at the moment. From this ongoing endeavor and the past ones which include The Lonely Island, Saturday Night Live, and numerous movies Andrew Samberg net worth stands at $16 million.