SNL Colin Jost Girlfriend, Engaged, Net Worth
Quick Fact Check
- Date of Birth 1982-06-29
- Age 36 Years 10 Month(s)
- Nationality American
- Profession Comedian, Actor
- Birth Name Colin Kelly Jost
- Zodiac Sign Cancer
- Ethnicity/Race Mixed
- Father Daniel A. Jost
- Mother Kerry Kelly
- Brother/s Casey Jost
- Children/Kids Not Yet
- Relationship Status Dating
- Divorce/Split Not Yet
- Girlfriend Scarlett Johansson (2017-Present)
- Ex-Girlfriend Rashida Jones (2013-2016)
- Gay No
- Dating/Affair Scarlett Johansson (2017-Present)
- Net Worth $6 Million
- Awards Comedy/Variety Sketch Series, WGA Award (TV) (2018)
- Nominees Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series, Primetime Emmy (2018)
Women are easily attracted to a man with a good sense of humor. When feelings of fun quickly get accompanied by a few impressive features than the person is considered to be the perfect boyfriend material or husband material for any women.
It looks like Colin Jost had been the perfect man for his girlfriend, Rashida due to which the relationship between the man and woman was moving forward. But, the affair reached its inevitable end after which Colin moved on to his next girlfriend.
Dated Rashida For Years: Why Not Married?
On the late September of 2013, at the wedding of SNL star Seth Meyers, Colin Jost and Rashida Jones met each other. Since then, love was in the air as both of them were seen hand in hand, walking together and was also spotted in numerous events.
Colin Jost and Rashida Jones walking downtown of Los Angeles (2013) (Photo: nydailynews.com)
Though none of them revealed the ongoing love affair, they were happily heading towards the relationship zone just like an excited baby. When asked with Rashida regarding the qualities she looked on a man by the People on 12th December 2013, she responded,
"Funny is important He doesn’t have to laugh at my jokes. He has to make me laugh.My career right now is very time-consuming. And I like it that way. It’s good. I’m also you know, I’m picky.
But, when speaking about the concept of getting married, Rashida emphasized more on the increasing divorce trend and its existence in society, giving a sincere answer about marriage. She said,
“I’m not saying it doesn’t work for everybody. I love going to weddings. And I totally support my friends that are married. I just don’t know if it works altogether across the board. That’s what I’m saying.”
Despite Jost and Rashida were seen hand in hand, demonstrating the role of a perfect couple, the news of their break up all of a sudden surfaced in the headlines.
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After his debut at the Acme Comedy Co, Colin acknowledged himself as a hot bachelor to his female fans as he ended his three years long relationship. Colin nor Rashida blurted not a word regarding the breakup issue and the reason for causing a downfall in their happy relationship.
His relationship with Rashida proved that the comedian is not gay. Frank has also not been spotted dating or making out with any of the male fellas of his. But, that doesn't mean the guy is single. He is happily engaged to his new found love.
Engaged To Scarlett Johansson
Colin Jost succeeded in wooing the Black Widow. The SNL comedian and Scarlett Johansson, his girlfriend of two years, got officially engaged in May 2019.
The couple's engagement was confirmed by the Avenger actress' rep Marcel Pariseau. While Colin and his new fiance look eager to get married, the duo has not revealed any plans for a wedding.
Colin Jost and Scarlett Johansson at an event in November 2018 (Photo: GettyImages)
Scarlett was married twice before, once to Deadpool actor Ryan Reynolds and the second time to Romain Dauriac. The Don Jon actress also has a daughter named Rose Dorothy Dauriac from her marriage to Romain. Meanwhile, the wedding will be the first one for Colin.
Colin and Scarlett had first met in 2017 at SNL after which their relationship bloomed swiftly.
What Made Colin Almost Lose Job?
On the historic 2016 election of the United States of America 2016, the Democratic supporter of Hilary Clinton was still grieving for losing the vote while the SNL host Jost added water to the fire when he made fun of the LGBT community.
Through his show “Saturday Night Live,” Colin made a scene when he cracked a joke on the LGBT as well as the Democratic supporters by informing about the introduction of the dating app Tinder which launched a gender identity option for its 37 users.
The comments flocked in colossal criticism from the Democrats which kept the job of Collin under doubt. As reported by the Dailymail.co.uk on 23rd November 2016, the comment nearly fired him from the show. Colin from then has not made any rectification for the said statement nor has given any clarification.
How Much Is His Net Worth?
Colin started his career in the year 2005 as the SNL writer, and after the writing scenario, he was promoted to the position of supervising writer and the co-head writer. It looks like his work was admired by the channel where he was asked to feature “Weekend Update.”
Later in the years, he displayed his hidden talent as a stand-up comedian who brought him an added limelight. Since then, he became a known face for the TBS and HBO. He has also given to his writing contribution to numerous leading newspaper like The Huffingpost, The New York Times, Radar and Staten Island Advance.
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With all his hard work and dedication, he has earned the total net worth of $6 million. He is still working for the Saturday Night Live, and fans are sure he will be giving some more comedy scenes and writing contribution which would add another layer to his present net worth.