Tracy Morgan’s Net Worth, Height, Age, & Personal Info Wiki

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Tracy Morgan is an American actor, comedian, and writer. He is best known for the comedy show Saturday Night Live”and the T.V. series30 Rock.”

Tracy Morgan's Appearance (Height, Hair, Eyes & More)

Height 5 ft 8 in
1.74 m
Weight 185 pounds
84 kg
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Fit
Sexual Orientation Straight

Facts About Tracy Morgan

Nationality American
Estimate Net Worth $70 million
Religion N/A
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Birthplace New York City, USA
Birthday November 10, 1968

Tracy Morgan's Net Worth

In 2023, Tracy Morgan is estimated to be worth around $70 million. (1) Tracy earns most of his income from his thriving acting and comedian career. He has been featured in numerous popular T.V. shows and movies, including “Saturday Night Live,” “30 Rock,” and “The Last O.G.” Furthermore, Morgan has been actively touring as a stand-up comedian and has released multiple comedy specials.

Aside from his entertainment work, Morgan has also been involved in several business ventures. He has endorsed products for well-known brands such as Foot Locker and Walmart, appeared in commercials for companies such as Rocket Mortgage and TurboTax, authored a book named “I Am the New Black,” and hosted various award shows, including the ESPYs and the Billboard Music Awards.

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Tracy Morgan's Early Life

Tracy Morgan was born to parents Alicia Warden and Jimmy Morgan on November 10, 1968, in The Bronx, New York. He has one older brother named Jimmy Morgan, Jr. Morgan grew up in a housing project called Tompkins Projects in Brooklyn and was raised by his mother after his parents divorced when he was six. His father was absent most of his childhood. Because of this, Morgan became closer to his mother.

It seemed like Morgan had a falling out with his mother in 2012. The star’s mother had her home on the verge of foreclosure after being laid off from her job. She sought the help of her famous son to pay off her debt, and the actor proceeded to give her a one-time gift of $2,000. She refused to accept the help.

The star said he had no obligations to his mother, whom he had no contact with for 11 years prior to the incident. In 2015, after the accident almost killed Morgan, his mother tried visiting him in the hospital but was thrown out by the comedian’s then-wife Megan Wollover.

Tracy Morgan's Education

Tracy Morgan dropped out of high school in the 10th grade to pursue a career in comedy. However, he later earned his GED (General Educational Development) diploma as an adult. Morgan did not attend college, as he began his career in comedy at a young age.

Tracy Morgan's Wife and Family Life

Tracy Morgan has been married twice. His first spouse was Sabina Morgan, whom he married in 1987. They have three sons together, Tracy Jr., Malcolm, and Gitrid, but unfortunately, their marriage ended in 2009 after 22 years.

Later, Tracy met Megan Wollover in 2011 at a club in New York City, and they got engaged the same year. The couple tied the knot in 2015 and had a daughter named Maven Sonae Morgan in 2013. However, they filed for divorce in 2020 and finalized it in 2021. (2)

Tracy Morgan's Career

In the late 1980s, Tracy Morgan started his career as a stand-up comedian and gained national fame by being a cast member on the comedy show “Saturday Night Live” from 1996 to 2003. Following his stint on “Saturday Night Live,” Morgan starred in various television series like “30 Rock” and “The Last O.G.,” as well as movies such as “Cop Out” and “The Longest Yard.” Additionally, he lent his voice to animated films like “Rio” and “The Boxtrolls.” (3) Throughout his career, Morgan has been recognized with several awards and nominations, including an Emmy nomination for his “30 Rock” role and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

During his acting career, Tracy Morgan is known to have appeared in the following. However, the list is only a portion of the actor-comedian’s acting career.

  1. “Half Baked” (1998)
  2. “A Thin Line Between Love and Hate” (1996)
  3. “Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back” (2001)
  4. “Head of State” (2003)
  5. “The Longest Yard” (2005)
  6. “Little Man” (2006)
  7. “First Sunday” (2008)
  8. “Cop Out” (2010)
  9. “Death at a Funeral” (2010)
  10. “Rio” (2011)
  11. “Why Stop Now?” (2012)
  12. “Top Five” (2014)
  13. “The Night Before” (2015)
  14. “Fist Fight” (2017)
  15. “The Star” (2017)
  16. “What Men Want” (2019)
  17. “Scoob!” (2020)
  18. “Coming 2 America” (2021)
  19. “America: The Motion Picture” (2021)
  20. “The Mitchells vs. the Machines” (2021)

According to the comedian’s Instagram account, he is set to perform in Boston this coming May 20. Tickets for the said event in on sale and can be found on the star’s Instagram. 

Tracy Morgan's Accident

Tracy Morgan was in a severe car accident in New Jersey on June 7, 2014. He was riding in a limousine bus with other people when a Walmart truck crashed into them. Unfortunately, comedian James McNair passed away, and Morgan suffered severe injuries, including a broken leg, ribs, and traumatic brain injury.

Morgan had to undergo extensive physical therapy and rehabilitation to recover from his injuries. He expressed gratitude for the support he received from his loved ones and fans during his interview with Oprah Winfrey in 2015. Despite the tragic accident, Morgan said he felt blessed to have survived.

In 2017, Walmart reached an undisclosed settlement with Morgan and the other passengers of the limousine bus. Morgan’s experience with the accident and his road to recovery has been featured in various news articles and interviews.

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Real Estate

Tracy Morgan owns a jaw-dropping $14 Million New Jersey mansion. The house features seven bedrooms and ten bathrooms. (4) The comedian bought it in 2015.

References

  1. Celebrity Net Worth, Tracy Morgan Net Worth, retrieved from https://www.celebritynetworth.com/richest-celebrities/richest-comedians/tracy-morgan-net-worth/
  2. Wikipedia, Tracy Morgan, retrieved from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tracy_Morgan
  3. IMBD, Tracy Morgan, retrieved from https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0605079/
  4. Mackenzie Schmidt, Tracy Morgan’s Incredible N.J. Mansion Has a Bowling Alley, Basketball Court and 8 Hungry Sharks, retrieved from https://people.com/home/tracy-morgans-incredible-n-j-mansion-has-a-bowling-alley-basketball-court-and-8-hungry-sharks/

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