Jenny Slate is an American actress, comedian, voice actress who gained immense popularity after her noteworthy performance in the movie Obvious Child for her role Donna Stern. Recently, she appeared in the movie Venom with co-star Tom Hardy.
Besides, she has appeared in several other movies like Gifted, Landline, My Blind Brother, Aardvark and many more. Likewise, she is also a voice actress and contributed her voice in movies like The Secret Life of Pets, Zootopia, The Lorax and Despicable Me 3.
Jenny Slate’s net worth is evaluated at $5 million as of 2019. Continue reading the article to know more about Jenny Slate.
Jenny Slate took birth to parents Ron Slate and Nancy Slate in Milton, Massachusetts, USA on 25th March 1982. She grew up with her two siblings Abigail and Stacey. Regarding her education, she went to the local school in Milton Academy. After completing high school, she enrolled in Colombia University to study in literature. She completed and major in literature in 2004.
After majoring in literature from Colombia University, she began her career as a comedian in 2005. While in university, she got to know about Gabe Liedman and started with him. They started performing together in the live stand-up comedy shows.
Later, they collaborated with Max Silvestri to open their stand-up comedy show Big Terrific. The show received a lot of accolades and in 2008 it was named as the best new variety show by Time Out New York. Even though receiving a lot of positive responses from the audience, they ended the show in 2015 after being unable to manage the time.
She debuted in acting by playing a small role in the movie Starved in 2005. She also worked as a voice actress and contributed her voice in the animated movie The Lorax.
She got the breakthrough in her career when she was cast for a major role in the movie Obvious Child in 2014. She portrayed the role of Donna Stern through which she was able to gain the attention of media. Besides, she also received several award nominations from her role.
In the same year, she also appeared in television series Married.
Furthermore, she is also a voice actress. She voiced in the Disney animated movies Zootopia and The Secret Life of Pets in 2016. She also provided her voice in the popular movie Despicable Me 3. Her other notable acting work can be seen in the movies Gifted, Aardvark and Venom.
Net Worth and Earnings
Aforementioned, Jenny Slate’s net worth is estimated at $5 million. The successful actress amassed huge money in her fortune from her acting career. She received a good paycheque from the movie Despicable Me 3 and Zootopia.
Besides, her live stand-up comedy show also helped her to raise her total net worth.
Personal Life and Relationship
Talking about her relationship status, she is currently in relationship with Ben Shattuck. However, she has been romantically involved with several personalities in her life. She was married to Dean Fleischer-Camp in September 2012. After spending a lot, a time together and dating for several years the couple announced their marriage. However, their relationship didn’t last long and divorced in May 2016.
After the divorce, she began dating the popular actor Chris Evans. Despite, having a great bond between together, the couple separated their way in February 2017.
As of now, she is in relationship with Ben Shattuck and announced her engagement to media. Ben Shattuck is a writer and curator.
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