Kenan Thompson Biography
Kenan Thompson is an American actor and comedian, he was born on the 10th of May 1978 to Fletcher and Elizabeth Ann Thompson in Columbus, Ohio USA. He has two siblings. He is the longest-tenured cast member of the NBC sketch comedy.
Kenan Thompson Profile Summary
Name: Kenan Thompson
Birthday: May 10 1978 (44 years old)
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio U.S
Occupation: Actor, Comedian, Voice actor
Children: Georgia Marie and Gianna Thompson
Father: Fletcher Thompson
Mother: Elizabeth Ann Thompson
Height: 5ft 8inches (1.73m)
Siblings: Felicia Thompson
Ex Spouse; Christina Evangeline
Ethnicity: Africa American
School: Santa Monica College California
Years present: 1994- present
Net worth: $13 million
Kenan Thompson Early Life and Educational background
Thompson was born on the 10th of May 1978 to Fletcher and Elizabeth Ann Thompson in Columbus, Ohio. His family moved to Atlanta Georgia when he was 9 months old. He has two siblings.
At age 5, his mother enrolled him in acting classes. He continued acting throughout his youth, appearing in school plays and church theater productions.
He went to Tri-Cities High school and he attended Santa Monica College in California.
Kenan Thompson Career
Thompson began acting at the age of five, his first acting role was as Toto in a church theater production of The wiz has no lines, he appeared in The gingerbread duck in high school. He began filming his first movie D2: The mighty Ducks in high school in 1994, he was also cast in the comedy series All That, the Steve Harvey show, and Nickelodeons Kenan and Kel.
His earliest major role was as an entertainment reporter of CNNs Real News for Kids.
He has starred in several films and also had supporting roles in various movies like Good burger, all that, fat Albert, love dont cost a thing and lots more.
Thompson was a regular voice actor in the Fox cartoon series Sit down, shut up in 2009, he also provided the voice for LeBron James puppet in Nikes MVP commercials.
In 2011, he guest starred in Nickelodeon’s iParty with Victorious. He hosted TeenNicks retro programming block eventually called NickRewind in 2015.
In September 2015, Thompson appeared in The Tonight Show.
In 2019, he served as a judge for NBCs comedy competition series Bring the Funny”. In May 2019, his show The Kenan Show was picked by NBC to series.
In 2020, he became the spokes man for Universal parks and resorts Let yourself Woah campaign.
Thompson married model Christina Evangeline on the 11th of November 2011, and they have two daughters together, Georgia Marie born in June 2014 and Gianna born in August 2018.
On the 7th of April 2022, it was confirmed that they have been separated but they remain co-parenting their two daughters.
Saturday Night Live Career Summary
He joined the SNL in 2003. he has been a cast member for 19years, becoming the longest tenured cast member. He has performed in over 1500 sketches.
Kenan Thompson Net worth
Thompson has a net worth of 13 million dollars. His wealth has been accumulated through his work as an actor, and a comedian on his Saturday Night Live comedy show where it is believed he earns between $2-3 million per year.
Thompson was born to Fletcher and Elizabeth Ann Thompson in Columbus Ohio. He has two siblings, an elder brother and a younger sister (Felicia Thompson) although his brothers details are unknown.
Born on the 10th of May 1978, Thompson is currently 44years old.
Kenan Thompson stands at a height of 5ft 8inches (1.78meters)
Thompson Social media
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Movies and Tv shows by Kenan Thompson
Kenan & Kel
The Steve Harvey show
D2: The mighty Ducks
Big fat Liar
Love dont cost a thing
My bosss Daughter
Saturday Night Live
The opposite sex
Kenan Thompson Phone Number
Not Available… You can check his IG handle to contact Him
Awards won by Thompson
He won the 2018 Primetime Emmy awards for outstanding original music and lyrics
He won the 2020 and 2021 Black Reel awards for outstanding supporting actor, comedy series
He won the 2000 kids choice award USA for favorite television actor.
FAQ’s about Kenan Thompson
1.When did Thompson join SNL?
Thompson joined in 2003, he is currently the oldest cast member.
2.What is Thompson Net worth?
Thompson is currently worth $13 million
3.Who is Thompson’s wife?
Thompson is married to Christina Evangeline although they announced in April that they are separated.
4.How tall is Kenan Thompson?
Thompson stands at 5ft 8inches
5.Is Kenan Thompson still married?
Thompson and his wife Christina have announced that they spilt after 11years of marriage.
6.Who is Kenan Thompson Father?
His father is Fletcher Thompson