Kunal Nayyar Net Worth
Kunal Nayyar net worth and salary: Kunal Nayyar is a British-born Indian actor who has a net worth of $45 million. He is best-known for his long-running role on the sitcom "The Big Bang Theory" which made him one of the highest-paid actors in the world at his peak. For several of the last seasons of the show he earned $20 million.
Kunal Nayyar was born in London, England but grew up in New Delhi, India. He graduated from Saint Columba's School in Delhi and subsequently attended business school in the US, earning his B.S. in Business from the University of Portland in Portland, Oregon. He then chose to shift his focus, and attended graduate school at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where he graduated with a Master of Fine Arts degree in Acting. He made his professional debut as a pizza delivery man in the film, "S.C.I.E.N.C.E." in 2004. In 2007, he had a guest-starring role on "NCIS". In 2007, he was cast in the role that would bring him to national attention, as Rajesh Koothrappali on the hit series, "The Big Bang Theory". He also provided a voice for one of the characters in "Ice Age: Continental Drift". He appeared in the 2014 films The Scribbler and Dr. Cabbie and the 2015 movie Consumed. Nayyar voiced roles for the 2016 film Trolls. He has also appeared in episodes of the TV series Sullivan & Son and The Mindy Project.
Nayyar has also acted on stage in productions of Huck and Holden, Love's Labour's Lost, and The Spoils. In 2006 he won a Garland Award for Best Male Lead in a Play on the West Coast for Huck and Holden. Nayyar was nominated for Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for The Big Bang Theory from 2012 to 2016.
Kunal Nayyar Salary: What was Kunal Nayyar's salary per episode of The Big Bang Theory? $800,000
Personal Life: In 2011 Kunal married former Miss India Neha Kapur.
Real Estate: In 2012 Kunal and Neha paid $2.9 million for a home in the Hollywood Hills. In June 2020 they listed the property for just under $4 million.
In October 2019 they paid $7.5 million for a 9,000 square-foot home in LA's Hancock Park neighborhood. Nicolas Cage previously owned the home, paying $2.7 million in 2001. Cage lost house to foreclosure in 2011 after famously blowing through an enormous fortune.
|Net Worth:||$45 Million|
|Salary:||$800 Thousand Per Episode|
|Date of Birth:||1981-04-30|
|Height:||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Voice Actor, Writer|