American comedy actor Jason is popularly known for hilarious roles in his movies. A man with a fusion of skill, tangy humor, and comedic stint has made quite a name in Hollywood that people love enjoying his works on screen. He thrilled the audiences with his role of 'Nuclear' Nadal in political satire black comedy movie The Dictator in 2012. Well, he became a household name in comedy, but before his fame, he was a drummer at a band.
How Much Is Jason's Net Worth?
Jason has accumulated a net worth of $500 Thousand from his career. He summoned his wealth through appearances in movies like I Hate Valentine's Day, The Dictator, Sleeping with Other People. Also, he had guest appearances on television shows Enlightened, Modern Family, Brooklyn Nine-Nine and many more.
As of 2018, Jason landed on American road trip comedy film The Long Dumb Road portraying the character of Richard. Also, he is working on an American adult animated sitcom Big Mouth.
During his high school years, he was a drummer with a band called Slygoul. But, he later started the comedy career as he joined Jason Middlebury College. In 1998, Jason moved to New York and began performing comedy regularly at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater. His comedy stint helped him bag numerous movies and television shows.
Glimpse At Jason's Personal Life
Well, the gesture of comedians is always difficult to ascertain at what they are trying to confess. Some yield their personal life through their comedic stint, and some keep it wrapped inside. In case, of Jason, when it's about his intimate life, he has held the information about his possible girlfriend to himself.
Though Jason always had remained tight-lipped about his love life, in one of an interview back in 2009, Connie Britton hinted that she has a relationship with Jason. When Connie was asked about the best thing that had happened since she turned 40, she said to redbookmag.com,
I don't know.... I have a great man in my life — he's a comedy writer [Jason Mantzoukas], but I probably shouldn't say much more than that! — but that's awesome. And that happened after I turned 40.
Well, she hadn't revealed much about their relationship, but it seems like the couple possibly might be dating each other. So, Jason's marital status is still a mystery. However, he has portrayed the wide array of roles in movies from a married man to a gay.
He played a married man opposite Andrea Savage in Sleeping With Other People in 2015 as he portrayed the role of Xander. He also represented a gay character in the movie Baby Mama. But Jason has not come out openly as gay.
Jason Mantzoukas played a gay role in a movie Baby Mama (Source: ew.com)
Born on 18 December 1972, Jason Mantzoukas was raised by his parents William Mantzoukas and Cynthia Mantzoukas in Nahant, Massachusetts, USA. His parents are of Greek descent so, he belongs to Greek ethnicity. Jason stands at the height of 1.78 m (5'10''). After completion of graduation from Middlebury College, he started studying musicology as a Watson Fellow.