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(Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter)

Colin Jost is a comedian and Saturday Night Live writer. Colin is married to a supermodel Scarlett Johansson.

Relationship Facts of Colin Jost

Colin Jost is married to Scarlett Johansson {Compare Couple}.
He is father of None.
Colin Jost is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Colin Jost?

Colin Jost is married to American actress Scarlett Johansson in May 2017. They announced that they are engaged in 2019 only.

Then exchanged vows in a secret wedding in late Oct 2020.

In 2013, he dated an American actress Rashida Jones. Colin and Jones dated each other for three years and they separated in 2016.

Who is Colin Jost?

Colin Jost is an American actor, comedian, and screenwriter. Colin Jost is widely known for his work on Saturday Night Live, where he has served as a writer since 2005.

He also served as one of the show’s co-head writers from 2012 to 2015. He has been nominated for eight Emmy Awards now.

Colin Jost: Age, Siblings, Ethnicity

How old is Colin Jost?

Colin Jost is 38 years old. He was born on June 29, 1982, in Staten Island, New York City, New York, United States. His parents are Daniel A. Jost and Kerry Kelly.

His mother is the chief medical officer for the New York City Fire Department and his father is an engineer and former teacher at Staten Island Technical High School.

He has a brother named Casey Jost who is also an actor. His nationality is American and he is of German, English, and Irish ethnicity.


He attended Regis High School in Manhattan. He later attended Harvard University where he was president of the Harvard Lampoon.

Colin Jost: Career, Professional Life

Colin began his career as a writer while he was at Regis High School in Manhattan. He began his career as an editor of the school newspaper, The Owl.

After graduation, he was hired as a writer at Saturday Night Live (SNL) in 2005. He later became SNL’s writing supervisor from 2009-2012.

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After that, he served as a co-head writer from 2012 to 2015. Colin is working as a “Weekend Update” co-anchor since 2014.

As a stand-up comedian, Colin has appeared on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon as well as on TBS and HBO.

Josts memoir A Very Punchable Face: A Memoir will be released in July 2020. The book was well received and it made the New York Times Bestseller list.

Awards, Nomination

Jost has been nominated for eight Emmy Awards.

He won a Peabody Award in 2009 and four Writers Guild Awards for his work on Saturday Night Live. He was named a Breakout Artist by Carolines on Broadway in 2011.

Colin Jost: Net worth

Colin has a net worth of $6 million.

He charges $25,000 per episode on Saturday Night Live.

Colin Jost: Rumors, Controversy

Currently, there are no desperate rumors regarding his personal and professional life.

It seems he is doing the best job without harming others and has been a straight person in his life, for which he has not been in any controversy yet.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Colin Jost has a height of 5 feet 10.5 inches with a bodyweight of 74 kg.

He has dark brown hair color and his eye color is blue.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Colin is active on social media sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

He has more than 106k followers on Facebook, he has around 293.1k followers on Twitter, and more than 539k followers on Instagram.


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