American comedian Tracy Morgan is best known for his work on shows like SNL and 30 Rock. The Bronx native is a revered comedian with a unique style and delivery that has made millions of people adore him. He is also known for his work on films like Death at a Funeral, The Clapper, The Other Guys, etc.
Additionally, the comedian who started his career in 1988 has been nominated for multiple Emmy awards and Image awards.
Tracy Morgan has a net worth of around $50 million as of March 2020. He made these riches from a career in stand-up comedy, film, and TV.
After debuting on TV in 1994, he got immediate fame and fortune from his role on the show Martin. Then he was cast on SNL, which was his breakthrough show and made him a huge international star.
As reported by Forbes, Tracy earned a total of $2.2 million on an annual basis from his career back in 2012. Likewise, he also charged a huge amount for his role in 30 Rock.
As one of the most popular comedians in the world, Morgan earns a six-figure salary each year.
The comedian also makes around $40,894 per show, which means he earns around $0.5 million.
Morgan started his career as a recurring character on the Martin Lawrence comedy Martin in 1994, after this, he joined the cast of SNL and did various roles from 1996 to 2003 in the comedy sketch show. During this, he also appeared in an episode of 3rd Rock from the Sun.
After leaving SNL in 2003, he got his own show titled The Tracy Morgan Show; the show aired 18 episodes before being put off the air. Then he did a few minor roles on shows like Mind of Mencia, and Where My Dogs At? before finally being cast as Tracy Jordan in 30 Rock.
He also hosted the reality show Scare Tactics from 2008 to 2013. One of his well-known roles is of Tray Barker in the 2018 series The Last O.G.
In a similar fashion, he also debuted on the big screen A Thin Line Between Love and Hate in 1996 as a bartender. Then two years later, he got a role in Half Baked. In 2001, he worked on 4 films, among which Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back and 30 Years to Life were well received.
Another of his well-known works is his role as Reggie Rosengold in the film Frank McKlusky, C.I. He has also voiced some characters in films like Are We There Yet?, G-Force, Rio, Rio 2, among others.
Morgan has a mansion in Alpine, New Jersey, the USA, that cost the star around $13.9 million. The property features 7 bedrooms, 10 full, and 2 half bathrooms. He also has a garage that can accommodate up to 6 cars.
The comedian also picked up another property in Cresskill. Then he listed the property for around $2.2 million. The property has 15 rooms and covers over 6 acres.
Morgan, like all big spenders in Hollywood, once bought a $2 million car but crashed it not long after buying it in 2019.
The crash occurred about half a mile away from the dealership where he made the purchase.
He also owns many other cars, which he is fond of.
Tracy Morgan was born Tracy Jamel Morgan on November 10, 1968, in Queens, New York, U.S. to Alicia Warden and Jimmy Morgan, Sr. He went to DeWitt Clinton High School, where he had to deal with bullying and his father contracting AIDS from needle use.
Regarding his relationships, he married his high school sweetheart Sabina Morgan in 1987. Their marriage lasted until 2009 when they divorced. The couple has 3 sons together. After this, he started dating Megan Wollover.
The couple went public in September 2011 and gave birth to their first child, Maven, on July 2, 2013. They tied the knot on August 23, 2015.