Seth Meyers Biography
Seth Meyers is an American comedian, writer, producer, actor, and television host of Ashkenazi Jewish Czech, Austrian, Croatian, Swedish, English, and German. He serves as a host of Late Night with Seth Meyers, a late-night talk show on NBC. He began his career in 2001.
Seth Meyers Age
Meyers was born on December 28, 1973, in Evanston, Illinois, United States. He is 49 years old as of 2022.
Seth Meyers Height
Meyers stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 11 inches.
Seth Meyers Family
Meyers was born to Hilary Claire and Laurence Meyers Jr. His father served in finance while his mother served as a French teacher. The couple raised him in Okemos, Michigan alongside his brother Josh. His paternal grandfather served as an Ashkenazi Jewish migrant from Kalvarija near Marijampolė in modern-day Lithuania. Meyers found on the program, Finding Your Roots that his family’s original surname, Trakianski, was changed by his great-grandfather to Meyers, after his own father Mejer Trakianski.
Seth Meyers Wife
Meyers exchanged vows with his wife and attorney, Alexi Ashe in a Jewish ceremony on September 1st, 2013, on Martha’s Vineyard. As of 2022, they celebrated their 9th anniversary. They have three kids together; Ashe Olson, Axel Strahl, and Adelaide Ruth. Olson was born on March 27th, 2016 at Lenox Hill Hospital. He is 6 years old as of 2022. Axel was born on April 8th, 2018 in the lobby of their apartment building and is 4 years old as of 2022. Adelaide was born on November 24th, 2021, and is a year old as of 2022.
Meyers popped the big question in July 2013 after dating for 5 years. Axel’s middle name Strahl is the surname of Alexi’s Holocaust survivor grandparents. Alexi is Jewish and is raising their kids Jewish. Since July 2013, she served as an Assistant District Attorney in Brooklyn, assigned to the Sex Crimes Bureau. Moreover, she serves Sanctuary for Families as an advocate for victims of gender violence. Alexis, parents are named Tom Ashe and Joanne Ashe.
Seth Meyers Net Worth
Meyers has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as a host.
Seth Meyers Education
When Meyers completed his high school education at Manchester high school West, he went on to attend Northwestern University in Evanston. After completing his studies in 1996, he became its alumnus and attained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Film and Television Production. While there, he served as a member of the fraternity Phi Gamma Delta. Further, served as his roommate while in college.
Seth Meyers Career
Meyers serves as a host of Late Night with Seth Meyers, a late-night talk show on NBC. Prior to Late Night, he served as a cast member and head writer for NBC’s sketch comedy series, Saturday Night Live from 2001 to 2014. Also, he served as host of the program’s news parody segment, Weekend Update. While attending college, he served as a member of the Northwestern University improv sketch group Mee-Ow Show. At ImprovOlympic alongside the group Preponderate, he continued his career.
Additionally, he served as a cast member of Boom Chicago, an English language improv troupe based in Amsterdam. On a side note, his brother served there as a cast member. In 2011, he served as the Grand Marshal for the Northwestern university’s homecoming parade and conveyed the commencement address at Northwestern’s graduation in 2016. Meyers is a democrat who serves as a fan of the Boston Red Sox, the Boston Celtics, the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Pittsburgh Penguins, and the Northwestern Wildcats.
Also, he serves as a fan of the Netherlands national football team and the Premier League club West Ham United. As a fan of comics, Locke and Key serve as his favorite comic book series. He is not Jewish. Further, he voiced that his comedy influences are David Letterman, Steve Martin, Monty Python, Mel Brooks, Dennis Miller, Woody Allen, P. G. Wodehouse, Richard Pryor, Conan O’Brien, and Jon Stewart.
Late Night with Seth Meyers
Late Night with Seth Meyers serves as an American late-night news and political satire talk program hosted by Seth Meyers on NBC. It airs on weeknights at 12:37 a.m. ET/PT. Meyers attained his hosting role after Fallon stepped down to host The Tonight Show. On February 26th, 2021, NBC extended Meyers’ service as a host through 2025. February 24th, 2014 serves as the initial time that assumed his hosting duties. Further, his initial guest on the show was former SNL castmate and Weekend Update anchor, Amy Poehler.
Late Night with Seth Meyers Tickets
Tickets to the show are free and can be attained via reservations through 1iota.com. First, you sign up with a 1iota account and thus apply for a ticket through the calendar. Once a ticket is requested, you’ll be automatically added to a waiting list for the taping. However, being placed on the waiting list does not guarantee a ticket to the show. When a ticket is granted, a notification from 1iota will let know. If you miss out on tickets, you can try again for a different date on the calendar.
Seth Meyers Other Films and TV Shows
During his career, Meyers has served in other TV shows and films such as;
- See This Movie(2004)
- American Dreamz(2006)
- Journey to the Center of the Earth(2008)
- Spring Breakdown(2009)
- I Don’t Know How She Does It(2011)
- The Office(2013)
- Difficult People(2015)
- The Amber Ruffin Show(2020-)
- Batman: The Audio Adventures(2020-)
Seth Meyers Social Media Platforms
He is active on his social media accounts and is often seen posting on his Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 706K followers on Instagram.