Nick Kroll is an American actor, comedian, writer, and producer. He is a rising star who has made his prominence in television as an actor and a comedian, recognized by his stage name, Nick Kroll. Nick has starred in many television shows including “The League”, “Kroll Show”, “Children’s Hospital”, “Parks and Recreations” and much more but his claim to fame was with the role of “Rodney Ruxin” on the comedy series “The League”. Kroll has also created and starred in his own show titled “Kroll Show” for Comedy Central. Furthermore, he has also worked as a writer and producer for many television shows and movies.
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Nick was born as Nicholas J. Kroll on June 5, 1978, in Rye, New York, USA. His father is a billionaire and the founder of Kroll Inc. Kroll was raised in Westchester County, New York but went on to attend high school at Rye County Day School. He later graduated from Georgetown University where he majored in history. His father’s legacy did not hamper Nick’s strong passion to do something in the show business as a comedian.
He started his career as a contributing writer to “Chappelle’s Show” and also did some live stand-up comedy on different platforms before getting the role of Rodney Ruxin in the show “The League” which helped Nick find his fame and popularity to become a successful comedian and actor.
Kroll’s involvement in the comedy series like “That’s So Raven”,” The League” and many others have paid off and has already made him a multimillionaire. On a recent note, Kroll has been starring in his own comedy show “Kroll Show” which airs on Central Comedy. Asides his television career, Kroll has also been involved in many Hollywood movies including “I Love You, Man”, ” Adult Beginners”, “A Good Old Fashioned Orgy” and many more. This has managed to establish Kroll as one of the famous faces in the field of modern comedy. However, Nick Kroll made millions of fans for his exceptional appearance on ABC sitcom “Cavemen” which was adapted to Geico-insurance TV-commercial characters. He has featured in countless other TV shows including Comedy Central shows series like “The Benson Interruption”, “Reno 911”, and “John Oliver’s New York Stand Up Show”. He has also been a guest star on “Parks and Recreation”, “New Girl” and “Community” on VH1’s Best Week Ever( a channel in Viacom Media Networks). He also featured in “The League”, a comedy series by FXX which aired for about 7 years starting from 2009 to 2015.
Kroll has also done voice acting for cartoon characters. His numerous voice works include; Andrew Legustambos, the bisexual teacher full of drama in animated series “Sit Down, Shut Up” aired on Fox. He also voiced the cartoon character STU on HBO animated series “The Life & Times of Tim” and as Reuben Grinder in “WordGirl”, series by PBS Kids Go!
How Much is Nick Kroll Worth
All of the television star’s wealth is obviously earned from his acting career. Kroll’s current net worth of $5 million is quite a decent amount for this bachelor to live a blissful and lavish life with his girlfriend Amy. Nonetheless, given his skyrocketing fame and the success of his “Kroll Show”, Nick’s wealth is bound to increase in the nearest future.
Nick Kroll Wife and Relationship
Peeking into Nick’s personal life, he was in a relationship with Amy Poehler, who is an actress as well as a comedian. They ended their relationship in 2015. Nick has been living a grand and celebrated life as a self-made multi-millionaire. He is an exemplary person who has managed to make a name for himself in a different field than that of his family. He never let his passion and talent to be shadowed by his family’s popularity and money. We can learn quite a few things from his life and career and apply to our lives.
Quick Facts about Nick Kroll
Full Name: Nicholas J. Kroll
Profession: Actor, comedian, screenwriter, producer
Height: 5ft 10 in
Date of Birth: June 5, 1978
Place of Birth: Rye, New York, USA
Education: Georgetown University
Marital status: In a relationship with Amy Poehler
Astrological sign: Gemini