Craig Ferguson Net Worth

$30,000,000

Craig Ferguson is a Scottish-born American comedian, actor, writer, author, director, producer, and voice actor with a net worth of $30 million. He is most famous for being the former host of the ‘Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson’, an Emmy Award-nominated, Peabody Award-winning late-night talk show which aired on CBS.

Key facts:

  • Craig Ferguson is a Scottish-born American comedian, actor, writer, author, director, producer, and voice actor.
  • He is most famous for being the former host of the 'Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson', an Emmy Award-nominated, Peabody Award-winning late-night talk show on CBS.
  • In his entertainment career, Ferguson started in music and comedy, played in punk bands, and later ventured into stand-up comedy.
  • He achieved success in the United Kingdom with his character-based comedy and had small roles on TV shows before moving to the United States.
  • Ferguson's big break came when he was cast as Mr. Wick on 'The Drew Carey Show' and became a popular character among viewers.
  • He is a talented writer and director and has won awards for his work in independent films.
  • Ferguson has appeared in numerous films and done voice work in animated movies like 'How to Train Your Dragon' and 'Winnie the Pooh'.
  • He has also had a successful stand-up comedy career, performing at prestigious venues like Carnegie Hall and releasing several comedy specials.

Basic Information About Craig Ferguson

Full NameCraig Ferguson
CategoryCelebrities
ProfessionsTalk show host, Presenter, Comedian, Author, Novelist, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice Actor, Pilot, Film director
Net worth$30,000,000
Date of birth1962-05-17 (62 years old)
Place of birthSpringburn
NationalityUnited States of America
EducationMuirfield Primary School, Cumbernauld High School
Curiosities and TrademarksAddresses himself as "TV's Craig Ferguson" in his monologues
Opens his monologues by saying "It's a great day for America"
Always smacks the side of the TelePrompTer on the camera at the beginning of his monologues.
Tears the card with questions to shreds and tosses it as he begins each interview.
Self-effacing humor
Shows fanmail to the screen but quickly takes it away before the camera is able focus on it
Thick Scottish accent
FatherRobert Ferguson
MotherJanet Ferguson
SiblingsLynn Ferguson Tweddle, Janice Ferguson, Scott Ferguson
Spouse21 December - Megan Wallace Cunningham (Β 2008 - present)Β (2 children)
Sascha Ferguson - (18 JulyΒ 1998 - 2004)Β (divorced)Β (1 child)
20 October - Anne Hogarth (Β 1983 - 1986)Β (divorced)
KidsMilo, Liam James
GenderMale
Height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Social Mediaβ†—οΈŽ Wikipedia β†—οΈŽ Instagram β†—οΈŽ Twitter β†—οΈŽ IMDb

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Craig Ferguson awards

Award Name State Movie / Series Name Year
Primetime Emmy - Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music ProgramNomineeThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2006
Gold Derby TV Award - Variety PerformerNomineeThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2012

Craig Ferguson roles

Movie / Series Role
A Series of Unfortunate EventsPerson of Indeterminate Gender
BraveLord Macintosh (voice)
Kick-AssSelf
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden WorldGobber (voice)
How to Train Your DragonGobber (voice)
How to Train Your Dragon 2Gobber (voice)
The Ugly TruthCraig Ferguson
Winnie the PoohOwl (voice)
Then Came YouHoward
Saving GraceWriter
Saving GraceMatthew
Have I Got News for YouSelf 1 episode, 1991
Family GuyCraig Ferguson 1 episode, 2009
SpongeBob SquarePantsCraig Ferguson 1 episode, 2009
Doc MartinWriter
Doc MartinWriter
Web TherapyEwan Clarke 3 episodes, 2014
ArcherGrand Prix Announcer 1 episode, 2011
FuturamaSusan Boil 1 episode, 2010
Made in HollywoodSelf 3 episodes, 2010-2020
Sesame StreetSelf 1 episode, 2011
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres ShowSelf 2 episodes, 2006-2009
Web TherapyEwan Clarke 2 episodes, 2014
The TalkSelf / ... 8 episodes, 2010-2016
HerculesEpsilon / ... 3 episodes, 1998
The Late Show with Stephen ColbertSelf / ... 2 episodes, 2016-2019
Watch What Happens: LiveSelf 3 episodes, 2014-2016
Lip Sync BattleSelf - Contestant 1 episode, 2017
Buzz Lightyear of Star CommandNOS-4-A2 5 episodes, 2000
Still GameCallum Coburn 1 episode, 2018
Hot in ClevelandSimon 7 episodes, 2013-2015
The Drew Carey ShowNigel Wick / ... 185 episodes, 1996-2004
The Daily ShowSelf 1 episode, 2005
The Tonight Show with Jay LenoSelf / ... 5 episodes, 1997-2013
The Legend of TarzanSamuel T. Philander 4 episodes, 2001
Chelsea LatelySelf - Guest 2 episodes, 2012-2014
Red DwarfConfidence 1 episode, 1988
Aaahh!!! Real MonstersCammander / ... 1 episode, 1995
The Angry BeaversTV Announcer / ... 1 episode, 2001
ConanSelf - Guest 1 episode, 2011
Late Night with Conan O'BrienSelf 3 episodes, 2000-2003

Craig Ferguson's Quotes

  • I haven't had a drink in thirteen years", he said on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) on February 1, 2005, speaking about his alcoholism. "But, occasionally, I'm tempted to have one beer. The problem is that if I have that one beer, I wake up in Tijuana four days later with a tattoo and a sore ass
  • I am the Saudi Arabia of unhappiness. I have so many reserves of misery that you wouldn't understand. I actually think that's part of why I connect with Canadians. I think they understand grinding misery underneath.
  • [announcing his intended retirement from The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005), 2014] CBS and I are not getting divorced, we are consciously uncoupling. But we will spend holidays together and share custody of the fake horse and robot skeleton, both of whom we love very much.. I'll go and do something else. Probably, I'm thinking, carpentry. But I haven't made my mind up yet.
  • Change is the law of the universe and resisting it is the source of all pain

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Interesting Facts about Craig Ferguson

  1. Has written and performed three stand-up comedy albums.
  2. Started out as a musician, playing drums and guitar.
  3. While appearing on Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993), he had host Conan O'Brien laughing so hard that he couldn't continue with his show and Craig ended up doing all the talking.
  4. Brother of Lynn Ferguson, Scott and Janice.
  5. Son of Janet Ferguson.
  6. Childhood nickname was "Tubby."
  7. Sings the opening theme song for his show The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005)
  8. Plays the drums.
  9. Has two sons, one with Sascha Ferguson, Milo Hamish Ferguson (b. 2001); and one with Megan Wallace Cunningham, Liam James Ferguson (b. 2011).
  10. In April 2006, his first novel was published -- "Between the Bridge and the River."
  11. On January 25, 2008, he passed the U.S. citizenship test, scoring 100%. A week later, on February 1, 2008, he was sworn in as a U.S. citizen. His February 4, 2008 episode of The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) was devoted to this event.
  12. Has three dogs, a German Shepard, a French bulldog and a Jack Russel terrier.
  13. In early April 2008, for the first time since he became host of CBS's The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005), the program outscored NBC's Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993), with an average viewership of 1.88 million to 1.77 million.
  14. On December 21, 2008, Ferguson was married for the third time, to Megan Wallace Cunningham, an art dealer.
  15. On his show, Jennifer Love Hewitt admitted to being a fan of Glasgow Celtic, Ferguson then said he doesn't follow Celtic. Hewitt then ask if it's their City rivals Rangers he follows, he said it was a team called Partick Thistle. This made her laugh saying "That's a little girlie isn't it?".
  16. Growing up, he wanted to be an astronaut.
  17. Ferguson received a Peabody Award for his The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) interview with Archbishop Desmond Tutu. He announced the recognition on the show using his alligator puppet [March 31, 2010].
  18. Met Don Rickles through mutual friend and Late Late Show producer Peter Lassally.
  19. Is related on his mother's side to former Scottish international footballer Duncan Ferguson, also known as "Big Dunc".
  20. Second son, Liam James Ferguson, was born on January 31, 2011.

Additional information of Craig Ferguson

ZodiacTaurus
Lucky Number4
Lucky StoneEmerald
Lucky ColorGreen
Best Match for MarriageVirgo, Cancer, Capricorn
Break UpHelen Atkinson-Wood
Divorceto Anne Hogarth
Sascha Corwin
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorSalt and Pepper
EthnicityAgnostic

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