Kristen Wiig Net Worth
Kristen Wiig Net Worth: Kristen Wiig is an American actress and comedian who has a net worth of $20 million. Kristen Wiig was born August 22, 1973 in Canandaigua, New York. She is probably best known for her work on the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live (SNL, 2005–2012), and for films like Knocked Up (2007), Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007), Bridesmaids (2011), Girl Most Likely (2013), The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013) and the animated Despicable Me film series. Wiig attended the University of Arizona, majoring in Art, and later relocated to Los Angeles, where she broke into comedy as a member of the improvisational comedy troupe The Groundlings and made her television debut in 2003. In 2005, Wiig joined the cast of Saturday Night Live (SNL) and the following year, she co-starred in the Christmas comedy film Unaccompanied Minors. After appearing in a series of supporting roles in comedy films such as Knocked Up, Adventureland, Whip It! and Paul, she co-starred in and wrote the screenplay for Bridesmaids, which was both critically and commercially successful. Wiig has received six consecutive Emmy Awards nominations and has been nominated for an Annie Award for Voice Acting in a Feature Production for her work on Despicable Me 2. In 2012, Bridesmaids earned her a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy, as well as nominations for an Academy Award and BAFTA for Best Original Screenplay and a SAG Award nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Cast. Wiig's final performance as a cast member on SNL was in Season 37, Episode 22, which aired on May 19, 2012, hosted by Mick Jagger. The closing celebration of her time on the show included SNL alumni Amy Poehler, Chris Kattan, Chris Parnell, Will Forte and Rachel Dratch, as well as Steve Martin and Jon Hamm. She returned to host the program on May 11, 2013.