Steven Wright Net Worth
Steven Wright net worth: Steven Wright is an American comedian, actor, and writer who has a net worth of $800 thousand dollars. Steven Wright was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and grew up in Burlington, Massachusetts. He went on to graduate from Emerson College in the late 70s, and began performing stand-up comedy soon after completing his schooling. He got his big break in the early 80s, when Peter Lassally, a producer for "The Tonight Show", saw one of his sets at a comedy club in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He was invited to perform on "The Tonight Show", and his performance was so well received, that he returned later that week to perform again. He released his first comedy album, "I Have a Pony" in 1985. It received a Grammy nomination, and led to an HBO special and extensive touring. He won an Oscar in 1989 for his short film, "The Appointments of Dennis Jennings". He continues to tour and record albums.