Whitney Cummings Net Worth
Whitney Cummings net worth and Salary: Whitney Cummings is a model, comedian, actress, writer and producer who has a net worth of $30 million. As an actress she is probably best-known for starring in "Whitney" from 2011 to 2013. As a producer, she earned a fortune thanks to the success (mainly via syndication royalties) of the series she co-created "2 Broke Girls" which ran from 2011 to 2017.
Whitney Cummings was born on September 4, 1982 in Washing DC. She started her career in entertainment as a model. She attended University of Southern California, using her money from modeling to pay for tuition. After a couple of years, she transfered to University of Pennsylvania where she subsequently graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Communications and Film in three years. She developed a love for comedy and started doing standup in many clubs around the Los Angeles area, where she was discovered by MTV producers and was cast in what would be her breakout roll in Ashton Kutcher's, "Punk'd." She then went on to land starring rolls in several TV shows and movies. In 2011, she co-created and produced the NBC TV Show "Whitney". The show aired 38 episodes from 2011 to 2013. The majority of Whitney's net worth actually comes from the CBS sitcom "2 Broke Girls" which she co-created and has since been sold widely into syndication around the world. Needless to say, she has a lot more success on the horizon and her net worth is sure to grow exponentially in the coming years.
Whitney Cummings Salary: What was Whitney Cummings' salary per episode of Whitney? $60,000.
2 Broke Girls Syndication Royalties: 2 Broke Girls ran from 2011 to 2017. During its run, the show produced 138 episodes over six seasons. In June 2012 the series was first sold into syndication for what was a then-record $1.7 million per-episode fee. TBS won the rights after outbidding several other networks. The previous per-episode record was $1.5 million that "Modern Family" earned in 2010 from USA. By the time 2 Broke Girls ended its run, it had aired 138 episodes. At $1.7 million per episode, TBS forked over $235.6 million for rights to the first syndication run. Those rights will come up for renewal again after roughly a decade. As the stars of the show, Beth and Kat Dennings earned $150,000 per episode a piece. That's around $20 million over the course of the series. They also a small number of equity points on the show which entitles them each to a percent of the show's syndication profits. Over the lifetime of the show's syndication run, Kat and Beth will each earn around $50 million in syndication royalties from the series. Whitney Cummings will likely earn roughly the same amount over time as its believed she had the same equity deal as Kat and Beth. Whitney also earned fees as a creator and producer while the show was airing.
Real Estate: In May 2019, Whitney spent $4.3 million on a home in Woodland Hills, California in the suburbs of Los Angeles. In 2011 she spent $1.49 million on a home in Studio City, California.
|Net Worth:||$30 Million|
|Salary:||$60 Thousand Per Episode|
|Date of Birth:||Sep 4, 1982 (37 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Comedian, Model, Television producer, Screenwriter|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Whitney Cummings Earnings