Seth Rogen Biography
|Popular Name:||Seth Rogen|
|Birth Name:||Seth Aaron Rogen|
|Birth Date:||15 April 1982|
|Birth Place:||Vancouver, Canada|
Lauren Miller (m. 2011)
|Profession:||Actor, Comedian, Producer, Director|
|Years active:||1992 till date|
|Net Worth:||$65 Million|
|Last Updated:||April 2020|
Seth Aaron Rogen is an actor, comedian, director, producer, and writer. He is identified simply as Seth Rogen, a Canadian whose career started as a stand-up comedian during his teenage years. While still living in Vancouver his hometown, he found a chance to play a supporting role in the television series “Freaks and Geeks”. Shortly after moving to Los Angeles California for his role, the series was officially cancelled after a season due to low viewership. The actor however got a role on the sitcom “Undeclared”, which also hired him as a writer. Further reading discusses Seth Rogen net worth 2020 and biography, as well as several important details regarding his personal life and career.
Seth Rogen’s Early Life
Seth Aaron Rogen was born in Vancouver, Canada on 15 April 1982, to Mark Rogen and his wife Sandy. His mother was a social worker while his father was an American, making him an American by birth. His father worked as a staff at non-profit organizations, and was also Workmen’s Circle’s assistant director.
For his education, Seth schooled in Vancouver Talmud Torah Elementary School, and later, Point Grey Secondary School.
Seth Rogen’s Career
Seth Rogen began his acting career when he found a chance to play a supporting role in the 1999 comedy-drama television series “Freaks and Geeks” after his skills were recognized by director Judd Apatow. He was later offered a role in “Donnie Darko” and! ‘Undeclared’’ which both received considerate reviews and became a box office hit. He became more famous when he starred in the 2005 romantic comedy ‘‘The 40-Year Old Virgin’’, which was also a big hit. He then played the role of Ben Stone in ‘Knocked Up’, another film that received good critics and was a big hit at the box-office.
Seth Rogen, now unstoppable, co-produced and co-wrote the film “Superbad”, a film which was based on one of the scripts he had written as a teenager. The film despite known for being a silly comedy was much loved by viewers around the world. In 2008, he appeared as Dale Denton in the comedy film ‘‘Pineapple Express’’ alongside James Franco. The term ‘Pineapple Express’ refers to an uncommon strain of marijuana in the film.
After claiming success as an actor, film producer and film writer, he turned film director in 2013 when he co-directed disaster comedy film “This is the End”, which featured an number of movie stars such as James Franco, Emma Watson, Jonah Hill, and Seth Rogen himself.
His role in the 2014 comedy film “Bad Neighbors” showcased what Seth Rogen is capable of doing with any given role, and the film is counted as one of his biggest hits of all time.
Seth Rogen’s Films
- The 40-Year-Old Virgin
- Knocked Up
- Pineapple Express
- Zack and Miri Make a Porno
- Observe and Report
- Funny People
- The Green Hornet
- The Guilt Trip
- This Is the End
- The Interview
- Steve Jobs
- The Night Before
- Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising
- Sausage Party
- The Disaster Artist
- Long Shot
- The Lion King
Awards & Achievements
Seth Rogen the comedian and actor has won a number of awards and nominations for his roles. He is a High Times Stony Award winner, and also a winner of the Canadian Comedy Award, among others.
Seth Rogen’s Personal Life
Seth and writer/actress Lauren Miller began dating in 2004 after the two met while he worked on Da Ali G Show. The pair became engaged in September 2010, tied the knot in on October 2011, in Sonoma County, California. His wife, Lauren Miller has had small roles in a few of his films. The couple have no children till date.
Aside being an actor, Seth Rogen is the creator of a Cannabis brand in Toronto city, Canada. He collaborated with his close friend Evan Goldberg.
With due respects to his professional acting skills, there is a need to mention that there is something so funny and amusing about the very appearance of this actor that makes one want to laugh! Blessed with a chubby bearded face framed by curly hair, silly smile and twinkling eyes, Seth Rogen has the perfect looks for a comedian. He is the total personification of goofiness, innocence, and cuteness combined!
Currently 38 years old, he is 188cm tall and weighs 88kg. His hair is dark brown in colour, just like his eyes.
Seth Rogen Net Worth
Seth Rogen is one of the most funny people in show business. He is well-known for his stoner comedies and controversial comedy flicks, from which he has made a name for himself. He has gathered his astonishing wealth from his career as an actor, producer, director, and comedian, who made his back in 1999 never looked back till date.
Salaries & Earnings
According to verified sources, the bulk of Seth Rogen net worth 2020 has sprung from his salaries and earnings in his career. He also earns from royalties and residuals from his films. He reportedly earned about $500,000 from the 2007 film “Knocked Up”. He is also said to earn around $52,000 per year, and an average of $92,000 as a film director. in 2007. Similarly, comedians earn around $30,000 per year on average.
Likewise, the salary for an average scriptwriter is around $20.00 per hour or $51,204 per year. Film directors earn around $92,220 per year. His salaries from other films include “The Green Hornet” ($6 million) and “The Interview” ($6.5 million), among others which has contributed to Seth Rogen net worth 2020.
Assets, House, Cars, Wealth
As a big earner, Seth Rogen is also a big spender. He lives a very luxurious life, and spends as he earns. His West Hollywood house is worth $1.7 million, while his most spotted ride, a Toyota Highlander which he owns is valued at over $31,000. He also owns several other properties around the country.