Pete Davidson net worth in 2019: How did he attain fame and success in the entertainment industry? Read on to find out the impressive secrets behind Pete Davidson’s salary, earnings, Net worth, investment, and success story.
You may not be familiar with the name Pete Davidson but he is an American stand-up comedian and actors known for his appearance on the show Saturday Night Live. He also appeared on some episodes of the comedy TV series Brooklyn Nine-Nine and has featured on numerous comedy shows.
|Net Worth||$4 million|
|Date of Birth||November 16, 1993|
|Residence||Staten Island, New York|
Pete Davidson was born November 16, 1993, in Staten Island, New York to Scott Matthew Davidson and Amy. His parents where of Jewish and Irish ancestry. At the age of 7, during the September 11 attacks on the US, his father who served in the New York Fire service died in the process of carrying out his civic duty.
This greatly affected the young Pete both emotionally and academically to the point of him contemplating suicide.
He had his first stand up performance at the age of 16 under the influence of marijuana as he allegedly suffered from Crohn’s disease.
He school at St. Joseph by-the-Sea High School and later transferred to Tottenville High School before finally graduating from Xaverian High School in 2011. After graduation, he went on to St. Francis College in Brooklyn Height but wasn’t able to graduate. Pete’s mother had to work as a nurse to cater for Pete and his younger sister Casey.
In 2013, Pete began his acting career by joining the cast on an episode of the MTV comedy series Failosophy and also appeared on an episode of MTV2 reality TV comedy series Guy Code that same year. He also went on to appear on the comedy TV series Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
In 2014, at the age of 20, he became the youngest cast member of the Saturday Night Live show which he was able to be part of through the assistance of Bill Hader.
Later in 2015, he was on the roaster of Justin Bieber’s Comedy Central roast and received accolades for his performance and especially jokes about popular stars Snoop Dogg and Kevin Hart.
In 2016, Comedy Central recorded his first stand up performance and he also went on to be named on the Forbes 30 under 30 list which was a remarkable achievement for him.
Then in 2019, he began his first-ever comedy tour in partnership with John Mulaney as they toured the states of New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Massachusetts.
Davidson has had stand out performances on different shows and is known for his unique style of comedy that focuses on his personal life and also topics involving drugs and sex. He has received criticism when he made jokes about the Catholic Church and relating it to R Kelly which he later apologized.
He currently resides in Staten Island with his mother. Davidson was a drug addict but had to quit as it was affecting his personality. He supported Hilary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election. He has also dated Carly Aquilino, Cazzie David and was even engaged to Arianna Grande but the relationship was later called off. He is currently dating Kate Beckinsale.
How did he amass such wealth?
At the age of 25, with a net worth of $4 million Pete Davidson made most of his wealth from his comedy tours and from acting.
Davidson still has time to grow in the industry but as of July 21, 2019, he hasn’t been known to be nominated or received any Award.
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Here is one of his best stand up comedy. watch the video below.