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Craig Ferguson Net Worth

Craig Ferguson Net Worth is
$16 Million

Craig Ferguson's salary
$8.5 Million

Craig Ferguson Biography

in other ways as well. Craig Ferguson net worthy of in 2014-2015 is $30,000,000 while like others Craig Ferguson gets also paid by sponsorship, advertisements, featuring, endorsement and so forth. He got once again chosen in the Drew Carey Display from the entire year 1996 to 2003. We also added few films earnings which includes How exactly to Teach Your Dragon 2, The Hero of Color Town


Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameCraig Ferguson
Net Worth$16 Million
Salary$8.5 Million
Date Of BirthMay 17, 1962
Height1.88 m
ProfessionScreenwriter, Stand-up comedian, Game Show Host, Television producer, Film producer, Voice Actor, Author, Film director, Novelist, Talk show host, Pilot
EducationCumbernauld High School
SpouseMegan Wallace Cunningham, Sascha Ferguson, Anne Hogarth, Craig Ferguson
ChildrenMilo Hamish Ferguson, Liam James Ferguson, Liam James Ferguson
ParentsRobert Ferguson, Janet Ferguson
SiblingsLynn Ferguson, Janice Ferguson, Scott Ferguson
Facebookhttp://www.facebook.com/JoinOrDieHIST
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/craigyferg
AwardsDaytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Game Show Host
Music GroupsJames King and the Lonewolves
NominationsGrammy Award for Best Comedy Album, People's Choice Award for Favorite Late Night Talk Show Host, Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album, Primetime Emmy Award for Individual Performance - Variety Or Music Program, British Independent Film Award for Best Screenplay
MoviesHow to Train Your Dragon, Brave, How to Train Your Dragon 2, Saving Grace, The Big Tease, Born Romantic, Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, Winnie the Pooh, Niagara Motel, I'll Be There, The Hero of Color City, Chain of Fools, Life Without Dick, Modern Vampires, Lenny the Wonder Dog, Book of Dragons, Legend of the Boneknapper Dragon, Big Top Scooby-Doo!, The Soul Keeper, Vampire Bats, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Terkel in Trouble, Treevenge, One Life Stand, Nicholas Was, Trust Me
TV ShowsCelebrity Name Game, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, The Drew Carey Show, I Love the '90s, Maybe This Time, Join or Die with Craig Ferguson, Doc Martin, The Ferguson Theory


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1 Brother-in-law of Mark Tweddle.
2 Left school at the age of sixteen.
3 Is a voracious reader of books.
4 Was the drummer in a punk rock band called Dreamboys, which included Peter Capaldi as lead singer and Temple Clark as bassist.
5 Performed at the C-SPAN White House Correspondents' Dinner. [April 2008]
6 Has been successfully hosting The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) for nearly 3 years (in Jan. 2008). [November 2007]
7 Mr. Ferguson announced on Conan (2010) that his new son was born Jan 31st, 2011. [February 2011]
8 Release of his book, "American on Purpose: The Improbable Adventures of an Unlikely Patriot". [September 2009]
9 Release of his book, "Between the Bridge and the River: A Novel". [April 2006]
10 Has been appointed the new official host for "The Late Late Show", the show from which Craig Kilborn resigned. His first episode will be January 3, 2005. [December 2004]
11 Worked as a construction worker and bouncer when he first moved to New York City.
12 Is a huge fan of Doctor Who (1963).
13 Was in a band with Peter Capaldi, whom he credits with inspiring him to try comedy.
14 Very good friends with actress, Kristen Bell. She has been on his show more times than any other guest.
15 Friends with Gerard Butler.
16 Took flying lessons to get over his fear of flying.
17 Actress Mary McCormack gave him the rattlesnake mug that's been on his desk on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) on April 13, 2009. The rattlesnake mug has appeared in almost every episode since then.
18 Nominated for a Grammy Award in 2010 for reading the audiobook for his autobiographical novel 'American on Purpose: The Improbable Adventures of an Unlikely Patriot'.
19 Nominated for 2011 Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album (Includes Poetry, Audio Books & Story Telling) for voicing the audiobook of his autobiography 'American on Purpose: The Improbable Adventures of an Unlikely Patriot'.
20 Second son, Liam James Ferguson, was born on January 31, 2011.
21 Is related on his mother's side to former Scottish international footballer Duncan Ferguson, also known as "Big Dunc".
22 Met Don Rickles through mutual friend and Late Late Show producer Peter Lassally.
23 Ferguson received a Peabody Award for his The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) interview with Archbishop Desmond Tutu. He announced the recognition on the show using his alligator puppet [March 31, 2010].
24 Growing up, he wanted to be an astronaut.
25 On his show, Jennifer Love Hewitt admitted to being a fan of Glasgow Celtic, Ferguson then said he doesn't follow Celtic. Hewitt then ask if it's their City rivals Rangers he follows, he said it was a team called Partick Thistle. This made her laugh saying "That's a little girlie isn't it?".
26 On December 21, 2008, Ferguson was married for the third time, to Megan Wallace Cunningham, an art dealer.
27 In early April 2008, for the first time since he became host of CBS's The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005), the program outscored NBC's Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993), with an average viewership of 1.88 million to 1.77 million.
28 Has three dogs, a German Shepard, a French bulldog and a Jack Russel terrier.
29 On January 25, 2008, he passed the U.S. citizenship test, scoring 100%. A week later, on February 1, 2008, he was sworn in as a U.S. citizen. His February 4, 2008 episode of The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) was devoted to this event.
30 In April 2006, his first novel was published -- "Between the Bridge and the River."
31 Has two sons, one with Sascha Ferguson, Milo Hamish Ferguson (b. 2001); and one with Megan Wallace Cunningham, Liam James Ferguson (b. 2011).
32 Plays the drums.
33 Sings the opening theme song for his show The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005)
34 Childhood nickname was "Tubby."
35 Son of Janet Ferguson.
36 Brother of Lynn Ferguson, Scott and Janice.
37 While appearing on Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993), he had host Conan O'Brien laughing so hard that he couldn't continue with his show and Craig ended up doing all the talking.
38 Started out as a musician, playing drums and guitar.
39 Has written and performed three stand-up comedy albums.


Trademarks

#Trademark
1 Shows fanmail to the screen but quickly takes it away before the camera is able focus on it
2 Self-effacing humor
3 Tears the card with questions to shreds and tosses it as he begins each interview.
4 Always smacks the side of the TelePrompTer on the camera at the beginning of his monologues.
5 Opens his monologues by saying "It's a great day for America"
6 Addresses himself as "TV's Craig Ferguson" in his monologues


Quotes

#Quote
1 Change is the law of the universe and resisting it is the source of all pain
2 [announcing his intended retirement from The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005), 2014] CBS and I are not getting divorced, we are consciously uncoupling. But we will spend holidays together and share custody of the fake horse and robot skeleton, both of whom we love very much.. I'll go and do something else. Probably, I'm thinking, carpentry. But I haven't made my mind up yet.
3 I am the Saudi Arabia of unhappiness. I have so many reserves of misery that you wouldn't understand. I actually think that's part of why I connect with Canadians. I think they understand grinding misery underneath.
4 I haven't had a drink in thirteen years", he said on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005) on February 1, 2005, speaking about his alcoholism. "But, occasionally, I'm tempted to have one beer. The problem is that if I have that one beer, I wake up in Tijuana four days later with a tattoo and a sore ass


Pictures

All Craig Ferguson pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Game Show Host Celebrity Name Game (2014)
2015 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Game Show Host Celebrity Name Game (2014)
2003 Audience Award US Comedy Arts Festival I'll Be There (2003)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Comedy Album For the album "Just Being Honest."
2015 BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award Behind the Voice Actors Awards Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014) Jay Baruchel

Cate Blanchett

Gerard Butler

Djimon Hounsou

America Ferrera

Kristen Wiig

T.J. Miller

Jonah Hill

Christopher Mintz-Plasse
2015 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Late Night Talk Show Host
2014 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Comedy Album For the album "I'm Here to Help."
2014 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Male Performance in a Fiction Program The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005)
2012 BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award Behind the Voice Actors Awards Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film Winnie the Pooh (2011) Jim Cummings

Bud Luckey

Jack Boulter

Tom Kenny

Kristen Anderson-Lopez

Travis Oates

Wyatt Dean Hall

Huell Howser

John Cleese
2012 Gold Derby TV Award Gold Derby Awards Variety Performer The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005)
2011 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Spoken Word Album For the album "American on Purpose"
2006 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005)
2000 British Independent Film Award British Independent Film Awards Best Screenplay Saving Grace (2000) Mark Crowdy


Filmography

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Doc Martin TV Series Arising from the film "Saving Grace" created by - 31 episodes, 2005 - 2011 arising from the film "Saving Grace" created by - 17 episodes, 2005 - 2015
Craig Ferguson: Just Being Honest 2015 TV Special documentary
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson TV Series 2 episodes, 2012 - 2013 written by - 1,190 episodes, 2005 - 2014 writer - 821 episodes, 2005 - 2011 written on location by - 2 episodes, 2012
Craig Ferguson: I'm Here to Help 2013 TV Special documentary
Craig Ferguson: Does This Need to Be Said? 2011 TV Special documentary written by
Just for Laughs 2009-2011 TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Craig Ferguson: A Wee Bit o' Revolution 2009 TV Special documentary written by
2008 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner 2008 TV Movie written by
The Matt Baetz Project 2007 TV Movie creator
I'll Be There 2003 written by
Doc Martin and the Legend of the Cloutie 2003 TV Movie based on characters created for the film "Saving Grace" by
Doc Martin 2001 TV Movie based on characters created for the film "Saving Grace" created by
Saving Grace 2000 screenplay
The Big Tease 1999 written by
The Ferguson Theory 1994 TV Series
Thatcherworld 1993 TV Short sketch writer
The Craig Ferguson Story 1991 TV Movie
The Craig Ferguson Show 1990 TV Movie
The Russ Abbot Show 1986 TV Series

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
2000 Not Out 1992 TV Series
The Craig Ferguson Show 1990 TV Movie Various Characters
Dream Baby 1989 TV Movie Big Mick
High 1989 TV Movie
Chelmsford 123 1988 TV Series Scot
Red Dwarf 1988 TV Series Confidence
How to Train Your Dragon 3 2019 pre-production Gobber (voice)
The King of 7B 2015 TV Movie Prentiss Porter
Hot in Cleveland 2013-2015 TV Series Simon
Web Therapy 2014 TV Series Ewan Clarke
Web Therapy 2014 TV Series Ewan Clarke
The Hero of Color City 2014 Nat (voice)
Postman Pat: The Movie 2014 Craig / Not a Dalek (voice)
How to Train Your Dragon 2 2014 Gobber (voice)
Sean Saves the World 2013 TV Series Andrew
Big Top Scooby-Doo! 2012 Video Whitney Doubleday (voice)
Political Animals 2012 TV Mini-Series Craig Ferguson
Brave 2012 Lord Macintosh (voice)
Book of Dragons 2011 Video short Gobber (voice)
Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury 2011 Video short Gobber the Belch (voice)
Mini Adventures of Winnie the Pooh 2011 TV Series short Owl
Archer 2011 TV Series Grand Prix Announcer
Winnie the Pooh 2011 Owl (voice)
Legend of the Boneknapper Dragon 2010 TV Short Gobber (voice)
Futurama 2010 TV Series Susan Boil
How to Train Your Dragon 2010 Gobber (voice)
SpongeBob SquarePants 2009 TV Series Craig Ferguson
The Ugly Truth 2009 Craig Ferguson
Family Guy 2009 TV Series Craig Ferguson
Trust Me 2007 Ted Truman
Saints Row 2006 Video Game Crazy Carl (voice, uncredited)
American Dad! 2006 TV Series Evil Barry
Lenny the Wonder Dog 2005 Dr. Richard Wagner
Vampire Bats 2005 TV Movie Fisherman #1
Life As We Know It 2005 TV Series Oliver Davies
Niagara Motel 2005 Phillie
A Series of Unfortunate Events 2004 Person of Indeterminate Gender
The Drew Carey Show 1996-2004 TV Series Nigel Wick / Various
I'll Be There 2003 Paul Kerr
Prendimi l'anima 2002 Richard Fraser
Life Without Dick 2002 Video Jared O'Reilly
Rock & Roll Back to School Special 2001 TV Movie Marty's Pimple
The Legend of Tarzan 2001 TV Series Samuel T. Philander
Norm 2001 TV Series Rob
The Angry Beavers 2001 TV Series Wizard / TV Announcer
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command 2000 TV Series NOS-4-A2
Chain of Fools 2000 Melander Stevens
Born Romantic 2000 Frankie
One Life Stand 2000 Karaoke Crowd
Saving Grace 2000 Matthew
The Big Tease 1999 Crawford Mackenzie
The Wild Thornberrys 1999 TV Series Jope
Hercules 1998 TV Series Epsilon Orion
The Lionhearts 1998 TV Series
Modern Vampires 1998 TV Movie Richard
Freakazoid! 1995-1997 TV Series Roddy MacStew
Almost Perfect 1996 TV Series Peter Church
Maybe This Time 1995-1996 TV Series Logan McDonough
Jeremy Hardy Gives Good Sex 1995 Video
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters 1995 TV Series Cammander French Man Weatherman
One Foot in the Grave 1993 TV Series Glaswegian
The Bogie Man 1992 TV Movie Detective Sergeant Ure
A Word in your Era 1992 TV Series John Knox

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Celebrity Name Game 2014-2016 TV Series executive producer - 230 episodes
Join or Die with Craig Ferguson 2016 TV Series executive producer - 22 episodes
Craig Ferguson: Just Being Honest 2015 TV Special documentary producer
Naked After Dark 2014 TV Series executive producer
Shark After Dark 2013 TV Mini-Series executive producer - 5 episodes
Craig Ferguson: I'm Here to Help 2013 TV Special documentary producer
Craig Ferguson: Does This Need to Be Said? 2011 TV Special documentary executive producer
Saving Grace 2000 co-producer
The Big Tease 1999 executive producer

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2008-2014 TV Series performer - 12 episodes
How to Train Your Dragon 2 2014 performer: "For the Dancing and the Dreaming"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2013 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Winnie the Pooh 2011 performer: "The Backson Song"
I'll Be There 2003 performer: "All My Life" Rock Version
Born Romantic 2000 performer: "L.O.V.E."
Saving Grace 2000 performer: "Alouette" - uncredited
Freakazoid! 1997 TV Series performer - 1 episode

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
I'll Be There 2003

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2009 TV Series puppeteer - 1 episode

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Crunch Time 2016 TV Movie Himself
Celebrity Name Game 2014-2016 TV Series Himself - Host
Chelsea 2016 TV Series Himself
Join or Die with Craig Ferguson 2016 TV Series Himself - Host
Red Nose Day 2016 TV Movie Himself - Host
The Talk 2010-2016 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest / Himself - Celebrity Name Game
The Chew 2014-2016 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
Live with Kelly and Michael 2005-2016 TV Series Himself - Guest / Himself
Rachael Ray 2007-2016 TV Series Himself
Larry King Now 2012-2016 TV Series Himself - Guest
Today 2014-2016 TV Series Himself
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert 2016 TV Series Himself - Guest
@midnight 2015 TV Series Himself
Craig Ferguson: Just Being Honest 2015 TV Special documentary Himself
Late Night with Seth Meyers 2014-2015 TV Series Himself / Himself - Celebrity Name Game
Chabad Telethon 2015 TV Movie Himself
The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2015 TV Movie Himself - Winner: Outstanding Game Show Host and Presenter: Outstanding Talk Show / Entertainment
The View 2005-2015 TV Series Himself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson 2005-2014 TV Series Himself - Host / Sid / Wavy Rancheros / ...
The Meredith Vieira Show 2014 TV Series Himself - Celebrity Name Game
The Wendy Williams Show 2014 TV Series Himself
Chabad Telethon 2014 TV Movie Himself
The Wil Wheaton Project 2014 TV Series Himself
Made in Hollywood 2010-2014 TV Series Himself
The Price Is Right 2009-2014 TV Series Himself - Guest Host / Himself - Guest Showcase Presenter
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1997-2013 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
Chabad Telethon 2013 TV Movie Himself
Katie 2013 TV Series Himself
Craig Ferguson: I'm Here to Help 2013 TV Special documentary Himself
Kathy 2013 TV Series Himself
Late Show with David Letterman 2000-2012 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
CELEBS.com 2012 TV Series Himself - Lord Macintosh - 'Brave'
Chelsea Lately 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
Sesame Street 2011 TV Series Himself
The Nerdist 2011 TV Movie Himself - Guest
Craig Ferguson: Does This Need to Be Said? 2011 TV Special documentary Himself
Conan 2011 TV Series Himself - Guest
Just for Laughs 2009-2011 TV Series Himself - Host
Lopez Tonight 2010 TV Series Himself
Shark Bites: Adventures in Shark Week 2010 TV Movie Himself - Host
Kevin Pollak's Chat Show 2010 TV Series Himself
The Wanda Sykes Show 2010 TV Series Himself- Guest
Kick-Ass 2010 Himself
HBO First Look 2010 TV Series documentary Himself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2006-2009 TV Series Himself
Entertainment Tonight 2007-2009 TV Series Himself
Surviving the Holidays with Lewis Black 2009 TV Movie Himself
Larry King Live 2009 TV Series Himself
The Early Show 2009 TV Series Himself
Square Roots: The Story of SpongeBob SquarePants 2009 TV Movie documentary Himself
Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular 2009 2009 TV Movie Himself - Host
Craig Ferguson: A Wee Bit o' Revolution 2009 TV Special documentary Himself
The 51st Annual Grammy Awards 2009 TV Special Himself - Presenter
The Soup 2009 TV Series Himself
Million Dollar Password 2009 TV Series Himself
Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular 2008 2008 TV Movie Himself - Host
The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards 2008 TV Special Himself - Co-Presenter: Oustanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Chabad: To Life Telethon 2008 TV Movie Himself - Video Guest
Real Time with Bill Maher 2007-2008 TV Series Himself
Dr. Drew's Celebrity Addiction Special 2008 TV Movie documentary Himself
2008 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner 2008 TV Movie Himself - Host
The Matt Baetz Project 2007 TV Movie Himself
Heckler 2007 Documentary Himself
The Hour 2007 TV Series Himself
Chabad Telethon 2007 TV Movie Himself
Chabad Telethon 2006 TV Movie Himself
The 58th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 2006 TV Special Himself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
The Tony Danza Show 2006 TV Series Himself
Shootout 2006 TV Series Himself
The 32nd Annual People's Choice Awards 2006 TV Special documentary Himself - Host
The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 2005 TV Special Himself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Listen Up 2005 TV Series Himself
The Daily Show 2005 TV Series Himself
Dennis Miller 2005 TV Series Himself
I Love the '90s: Part Deux 2005 TV Series documentary Himself
The 31st Annual People's Choice Awards 2005 TV Special Himself
2005 BAFTA/LA Cunard Britannia Awards 2005 TV Movie documentary Himself - Host
A Terrible Tragedy: Alarming Evidence from the Making of the Film - Costumes and Other Suspicious Disguises 2004 Documentary short Himself (uncredited)
TV Guide Close Up: From Comedy Club to Primetime 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn 2001-2004 TV Series Himself - Guest Host / Himself - Guest
I Love the '90s 2004 TV Series documentary Himself
I Love the '80s Strikes Back 2003 TV Series documentary Himself
Richard & Judy 2003 TV Series Himself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 2000-2003 TV Series Himself
Hollywood Celebrates Denzel Washington: An American Cinematheque Tribute 2003 TV Special documentary Himself
The Martin Short Show 1999 TV Series Himself
Donny & Marie 1998 TV Series
Heroes of Comedy 1995 TV Series documentary Himself
The Good Sex Guide 1994 TV Series
Bygones 1994 TV Series Himself - Team Captain
The Late Show 1994 TV Series documentary Himself
The Ferguson Theory 1994 TV Series Himself / Various Roles
Showbiz Today 1994 TV Series Himself
The Dirt Detective 1994 TV Mini-Series documentary Host / The Dirt Detective
The Brain Drain 1993 TV Series Himself
Have I Got News for You 1991 TV Series Himself
The Craig Ferguson Story 1991 TV Movie Himself
Friday at the Dome 1991 TV Series Himself - Presenter
Juke Box Jury 1990 TV Series Himself - Panellist
Combing the Fringe 1987 TV Movie Himself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hollywood Today Live 2016 TV Series Himself - Host, Celebrity Name Game
I Don't Believe It 2016 Video short Glaswegian (uncredited)
Entertainment Tonight 2014-2015 TV Series Himself / Himself - Celebrity Name Game
Tig 2015 Documentary Himself
The Insider 2014 TV Series Himself
Inside Edition 2014 TV Series documentary Himself
Chelsea Lately 2014 TV Series Himself
Vlogbrothers 2013 TV Series documentary Himself
That Fellow in the Coat 2010 TV Series Viking
The Battle for Late Night 2010 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Jay Leno Show 2009 TV Series Himself
CSI: NY 2006 TV Series Himself
Red Dwarf: The Doug Naylor Interview 2003 Video documentary short Confidence (uncredited)
The Very Best of 'Have I Got News for You' 2002 Video Himself
Red Dwarf: Smeg Outs 1995 Video Confidence
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