Wayne Knight Net Worth

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Wayne Knight net worth is
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When speaking about comedy and playing sector Wayne Knight is a popular name. It’s been reported the total approximation of Wayne Knight net worth is 8 million bucks now. He’s been recognized as a comic, which has led to him showing mainly in comedy films including a performer. To most of individuals, he’s known from two displays, these being 3rd Rock from Seinfeld and the Sun. Perhaps not only recognition was added by these displays to him, but also raised the whole approximation of Wayne Knight net worth.

Wayne Knight Net Worth $8 Million Dollars

He determined to move to Ga with the remainder of his household, because his dad was employed in the fashion business. Wayne Knight shined in athletics, primarily in football, when he was a pupil. Afterwards, he registered to examine at the College of Georgia. But he stopped attending it because of the fact which he needed to become a performer, a vocation that today adds vast amounts to Wayne Knight net worth, at the same time. Other popular pictures, in which Wayne Knight starred, have been Lifeless Again and Filthy Dancing. These appearances additionally raised the whole amount of Wayne Knight net worth. As well as his beginning in playing on Broadway, after he additionally appeared on films. He’d leading parts in pictures, including Basic Instinct and JFK.

Quick Facts

Birth date: 15 October 1976
Birth place: New York City
Height:5 ft 6 in (1.695 m)
Profession:Actor, Voice Actor, Comedian
Spouse:Claire du Chenu
Movies:Alice in Wasteland, Any Given Sunday, Throttle

Interesting Facts

1Has a son born around 2010.
2Completed Anthony Hines/Larry Charles's pilot, Lee Mathers (2010), for CBS, with Paul Kaye and Nicollette Sheridan', as Kaye's erstwhile manager and partner-in-crime. [February 2010]
3He is of British (father) and Italian (mother) descent.
4Worked as a private detective in between acting jobs in his early days.
5Before landing the role of Newman in Seinfeld (1989), he had auditioned for the role of George Costanza.
6Performed at the Barter Theater in Abingdon, Virginia, after he dropped out of college.
7Credits an episode of Seinfeld with prompting him to lose weight. After shooting several takes of a scene requiring him to run through a field, he began to experience heart palpitations. He visited his doctor and was told that he was approaching morbid obesity and diabetes. Knight then embarked upon a diet-and-exercise program that allowed him to lose 117 lbs, dropping his weight from 327 to 210 lbs.
8Has worn the same pair of his trademark glasses since his role in Seinfeld (1989).
9While attending college in Georgia, was told by a theater professor that he would never make it as an actor.
10Held his wedding ceremony in Michael Richards' house.
11Reports claim he was the first person to be cast for Jurassic Park (1993) after Steven Spielberg saw him in the "interview scene" of Basic Instinct (1992).
12The first reference to "Newman" on Seinfeld (1989) has the unseen character attempting suicide by jumping out of Jerry's building. In the original episode, the voice of "Newman" is supplied by Larry David (co-creator of Seinfeld (1989)). On the syndicated version, Wayne Knight's voice was dubbed in.
13He attended the University of Georgia for a short time.


1High-pitched voice
2Often plays characters with a cynical demeanor
3Large spectacles


1One good thing about TV Land is you're always surrounded by people who know what they're doing, in terms of your fellow actors.
2Small towns are the worst for getting recognized.
3There is no fact-checking on tertiary celebrities. You can say whatever you'd like, and it will just rise up again.
4Whatever road you've been given, enjoy that road.
5There's an appreciation of the whole picture of life as opposed to just ambition and circumstance and all the stuff that happens in this business. You find yourself lucky enough to be working with somebody really talented who you know and who you trust.
6I think most people's careers in theater are based on delusion. It's just that mine started early.
7I was never the mascot of the Georgia football team.
8I'm a wuss - a complete wuss!
9I'm not really in touch with those 'Seinfeld' lads except Jason Alexander.
10I've been in Los Angeles for a while, and the kind of psychological connection that one makes to people, it just doesn't happen out here.
11I had the most fun on '3rd Rock'. It was a great show to work on.
12I know there are some people in British Columbia who are still holding a vigil for '3rd Rock'.
13I want to go skydiving. I'd love to go to the Galapagos. Nature still excites me.
14I have this assemblage of small facts, which looks like intelligence but no real depth of knowledge about anything. That's why I'm an actor.
15I love Tom Kenny. And Jill Talley. And Jennifer Aniston, too!


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Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Male Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Guest Role - Comedy/MusicalRegular Show (2009)
1999ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)· Jane Curtin
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· Kristen Johnston
· Simbi Khali
· John Lithgow
· French Stewart
· Elmarie Wendel
1998OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Guest Actor in a Comedy SeriesSeinfeld (1989)
1998ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)· Jane Curtin
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
· Kristen Johnston
· Simbi Khali
· John Lithgow
· French Stewart
· Elmarie Wendel
1998Q AwardViewers for Quality Television AwardsBest Recurring PlayerSeinfeld (1989)
1994Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest Supporting ActorJurassic Park (1993)




StartUp2016TV SeriesBenny Blush
Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh2016TV SeriesFree Boov Leader
Panda Paws2016ShortBig Fun (voice)
The Crossroads of History2016TV SeriesKing Louis XIV
Hail, Caesar!2016Lurking Extra
Kung Fu Panda 32016Big Fun / Hom-Lee (voice)
TripTank2015TV SeriesCustomer / Greg
The Exes2011-2015TV SeriesHaskell Lutz
Sirens2015TV SeriesRichard
Doc McStuffins2015TV SeriesViewy Stewie
Tom and Jerry: The Lost Dragon2014VideoThe Elf Elder (voice)
Unforgettable2014TV SeriesDr. Theodore Blumer
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee2014TV SeriesNewman
New Partner2014TV SeriesFrankie Coppola (2014)
Regular Show in Space2013TV SeriesGod of Street Performing / Guardian of the Friend Zone
American Dad!2013TV SeriesOverweight Customer Who's pants Are Caught On Fire
Excuse Me for Living2012Albert
Pound Puppies2012TV SeriesRalphie / Construction Worker #1
The Penguins of Madagascar2009-2012TV SeriesMax
She Wants Me2012Walter Baum
Green Lantern: The Animated Series2012TV SeriesCaptain Goray
Jurassic Park: The Game2011Video GameDennis Nedry (voice, uncredited)
Torchwood2011TV SeriesBrian Friedkin
Hot in Cleveland2010-2011TV SeriesRick
The Super Hero Squad Show2009-2011TV SeriesEgghead
Lee Mathers2010TV Movie
The Whole Truth2010TV SeriesJudge Mark Hulverson
Bones2010TV SeriesJimmy Walpert III
The Good Guys2010TV SeriesPerry Black
Make My Day2009TV Series
Curb Your Enthusiasm2009TV SeriesWayne Knight
Woke Up Dead2009TV SeriesAndrew Batten
Nip/Tuck2009TV SeriesJason Blum
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2009TV SeriesMr. Terrence Lombard
Punisher: War Zone2008Micro
Scooby-Doo and the Goblin King2008VideoThe Amazing Krudsky (voice)
Kung Fu Panda2008Gang Boss (voice)
Tak & the Power of Juju2007TV SeriesBug Juju
Who's Your Monkey?2007Officer Brooks
Catscratch2005-2007TV SeriesMr. Blik
How I Met Your Mother2006TV SeriesLily's Landlord
Ergo Proxy2006TV SeriesWill B. Good Park Visitor
Xiaolin Showdown2003-2006TV SeriesDojo Kanojo Cho
CSI: NY2006TV SeriesTruman Bosch
Justice League2005TV SeriesAbnegazar
Dinotopia: Quest for the Ruby Sunstone2005Thudd (voice)
Listen Up2004TV SeriesBuddy
The Drew Carey Show2004TV SeriesOwen
Black Cloud2004Mr. Tipping
I'm with Her2004TV SeriesKevin
Cheaper by the Dozen2003Electrician (uncredited)
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy2003TV SeriesJack
Gary the Rat2003TV SeriesGary's Rival
The Twilight Zone2003TV SeriesNick Dark
Master Spy: The Robert Hanssen Story2002TV MovieWalter Ballou
Becker2002TV SeriesWally
Bleacher Bums2001TV MovieZig
That '70s Show2001TV SeriesThe Angel
Rat Race2001Zack Mallozzi
3rd Rock from the Sun1996-2001TV SeriesOfficer Don
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command2000TV SeriesEmperor Zurg Zurg Evil Emperor Zurg
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins2000VideoEvil Emperor Zurg (voice)
Dilbert2000TV SeriesThe Security Guard
Pros & Cons1999Wayne the Guard
Toy Story 21999Video GameAl the Toy Collector (voice)
Toy Story 21999Al the Toy Collector (voice)
Tarzan1999Tantor (voice)
My Favorite Martian1999Zoot, Martin's Talking Space Suit (voice, uncredited)
Hercules: Zero to Hero1999VideoOrthus (voice)
Contempt of Court1998TV MovieMerrill Bushman
Toonsylvania1998TV SeriesIgor
Hercules1998TV SeriesCyclops Head #2
Soundman1998Tim (voice)
The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars1998VideoMicrowave (voice)
Seinfeld1992-1998TV SeriesNewman
For Richer or Poorer1997Bob Lachman
Hercules1997Demetrius the Pot Maker (voice)
Space Jam1996Stan Podolak
The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat1995-1996TV SeriesVoices / Oldman
To Die For1995Ed Grant
Chameleon1995Stuart Langston
Golden Gate1994TV MovieArthur Genopopoulos
The Second Half1993-1994TV SeriesRobert Piccolo
Against the Grain1993TV SeriesFroggy Wilson
Fallen Angels1993TV SeriesLeo Cunningham
Jurassic Park1993Nedry
The Edge1992-1993TV SeriesVarious Characters
T Bone N Weasel1992TV MovieRoy Kramp
Double Edge1992TV MovieTommy White
Basic Instinct1992John Correli
JFK1991Numa Bertel
Dead Again1991'Piccolo' Pete Dugan
V.I. Warshawski1991Smeissen
Square One Television1990TV SeriesPeter Pickwick
Mathnet1990TV SeriesPeter Pickwick
Born on the Fourth of July1989Official #2 - Democratic Convention
Everybody's All-American1988Fraternity Pisser
Tattinger's1988TV SeriesKenny Axelrod
Dirty Dancing1987Stan
Forever, Lulu1987Stevie
The Sex O'Clock News1985Bill Wright
Assaulted Nuts1985TV SeriesVarious
Double Negative1985ShortMax
The Burning Bed1984TV MovieJuror (uncredited)
The Day After1983TV MovieMan in Hospital (uncredited)
For Lovers Only1982TV MovieVideo Game Fanatic (uncredited)
The Wanderers1979Waiter (uncredited)



3rd Rock from the Sun1998TV Series performer - 1 episode
Seinfeld1995-1997TV Series performer - 3 episodes



Q N' A with Mikki and Shay2013TV SeriesHimself
Bitter Party of Five2013TV SeriesHimself - Special Guest
Good Day L.A.2013TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood Uncensored with Sam Rubin2012TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Good Afternoon America2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
16th Annual Prism Awards2012TV SpecialHimself
The Making of 'Punisher: War Zone'2009Video shortHimself
Thank God You're Here2007TV SeriesHimself
Seinfeld: Inside Look2004-2007TV Series documentary shortHimself
Running with the Egg: Making a 'Seinfeld'2005Video documentary shortHimself
Kramer vs. Kramer: Kenny to Cosmo2004Video documentary shortHimself
The Bench: Life Before 'Seinfeld'2004Video documentary shortHimself
Nicole Kidman: An American Cinematheque Tribute2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
Pet Star2003TV Series documentaryJudge
Making 'Rat Race'2001Video short documentaryHimself
Tarzan in Concert with Phil Collins1999TV SpecialHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1996-1999TV SeriesHimself
The 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1998TV SpecialHimself - Audience Member
Late Show with David Letterman1998TV SeriesHimself
M*A*S*H, Tootsie & God: A Tribute to Larry Gelbart1998TV Special documentaryHimself
The Making of 'Jurassic Park'1995Video documentaryHimself / Dennis Nedry (uncredited)
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1993TV SeriesHimself
Comic Relief: Baseball Relief '931993TV MovieHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

Return to Jurassic Park: Dawn of a New Era2011Video documentary shortDennis Nedry (uncredited)
20 to 12007TV Series documentaryJohn Correli
Seinfeld: Inside Look2004-2007TV Series documentary shortNewman
E! 101 Most Starlicious Makeovers2004TV Movie documentaryHimself

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