Casey Jost is an American TV actor, writer, musician, and producer who is well known for being the younger brother of the American comedian, actor, and writer, Colin Jost. Collin is best known for being a writer for Saturday Night Live since 2005. Casey currently works as a head writer and producer of the American hidden camera reality show “Impractical Jokers” since the show’s premiere on December 15, 2011. He is also famous for being the role of Officer Wankel in the 2015 American comedy film “Staten Island Summer”.
He is active in the social media platform with around 29.5k followers on his verified Instagram account: @caseyjost and has around 35.1k followers on his Twitter account: @CaseyJost
What is Casey Jost famous for?
- Famous as an American TV actor, writer, and producer
- Known for being the younger brother of Collin Jost
Where is Casey Jost from?
Casey Jost was born on June 17, 1985, in Grymes Hill, New York, United States. His birth name is Casey Kelly Jost. He holds an American nationality. His ethnicity is White Caucasian. He is of Roman Catholic descent. Gemini is his zodiac sign.
Casy was born as one of the three sons of Kerry J.Kelly(mother) and Daniel A.Jost(father). His mother was the chief medical officer for the New York City Fire Department while his father is a former teacher at Staten Island Technical High School. He has two brothers. His elder brother, Colin Jost is an American comedian, actor, and writer who is known for being the writer of Saturday Night Live since 2005.
He was raised Roman Catholic along with his brothers in his hometown, New York. He did his schooling at Monsignor Farrell High School. Later, he attended Rider University in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, and got graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in fine arts. He also took improv comedy classes at the Upright Citizen’s Brigade-East in 2007.
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Casey Jost’s Career: Highlights
- Casey Jost started his professional career in 2010 by working as a writer on the late-night talk show “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon”.
- He got his career breakthrough in 2011 after he began working as a head writer and producer on the American hidden reality show “Impractical Jokers”.
- He has been a regular writer of the show and has worked on all the 8th season of the show. The show airs on TBS.
- Besides being a writer and producer, he also often makes his appearance on the show as himself.
- In 2013, he wrote two episodes of the show “Above Average Presents”.
- Casey made his film debut in 2015 with the role of Officer Wankel in the American comedy film “Staten Island Summer”.
- He also had a role in the short film “King Kong DVD”. However, his appeared scene was deleted from the film.
- As a musician, he debuted with his music album “The Cicada Hunk” which he released in 2015.
- In his album, he collaborated with Jason Flowers, Eric Gersen, Jeremy Bent, and Dan Rosen.
- At present, he is busy with Impractical Jokers’ upcoming 26-episode 9th season which is expected to be premiered in 2020.
Casey Jost Wife
Casey Jost is a married man. He is currently married to his only wife, Lisa Kleinman. Kleinman is an actress and comedian from Brooklyn who currently works on the UCB Maude TeamA and The Real Housewife of Williamsburg Brooklyn. The couple dated each other for many years and tied the knot on June 21, 2014, in an intimate wedding ceremony in Brooklyn. The couple is not blessed with any children yet. The couple is happily living together in their apartment in Williamsburgh, Brooklyn. He also had suffered from a disease named “Hernia” from which he successfully recovered.
Also, his brother, Colin Jost got married to his longtime girlfriend, Scarlett Johansson in an intimate ceremony over the weekend. Johansson is an American actress and singer who is mostly recognized for her role as Black Widow in the Marvel movies. She is the world’s highest-paid actress since 2018 and is the ninth-highest grossing box office star of all the time. The couple began dating each other in May 2017 and got engaged in May 2019.
Casey Jost Net Worth
Casey Jost has earned a good amount of money from his profession as a writer, producer, and actor. Having worked on Impractical Jokers for over 9 years, he has achieved great heights in his career. With all of his earnings, Casy has an estimated net worth of $1 million as of 2020. He is living a luxurious and lavish lifestyle with his earnings.
Casey Jost Height
Casey Jost is a handsome man in his mid-30s. He has a fair complexion with brown hair and a blue pair of eyes. He stands tall with a height of 5ft 10inches(1.78m) and weighs around 78(171lbs). His body measurement is 40-30-35 inches. His biceps size is 14 inches. He wears a shoe of size 10(US).